Heartbeat: Absent Friends

Series 12, episode 24

Written by
Directed by
Bob Tomson

Originally Aired On: Sunday, 11 May 2003

Nostalgic police drama series set in a 1960s Yorkshire village. When a farming couple go missing, Jenny and Liz are left minding the children. Vernon takes a reluctant Bernie on a country hotel mini-break.

Cast

AislĂ­n McGuckin...Dr. Liz Merrick
Cally Lawrence...Linda Jarvis
Rosie Foster...Beth Jarvis
Thomas Mason...Andrew Jarvis
Sarah Tansey...Jenny Latimer
Image for Tricia PenroseTricia Penrose...Gina Ward
David Lonsdale...David Stockwell
Peter Benson...Bernard 'Bernie' Scripps
Derek Fowlds...Oscar Blaketon
Image for Geoffrey HughesGeoffrey Hughes...Vernon Scripps
Gareth Thomas...Nathaniel Clegghorn
James Carlton...PC Steve Crane
William Simons...PC Alf Ventress
Duncan Bell...Sgt. Dennis Iain Merton
Mark Jordon...PC Phil Bellamy
Jack Chissick...Trevor West
Robert Lawrenson...Tom Watkins
Loveday Smith...Norma Weld