Heartbeat: Down to Earth

Series 13, episode 10

Written by
Directed by
Jonas Grimås

Originally Aired On: Sunday, 22 February 2004

Nostalgic police drama series set in a 1960s Yorkshire village. The police have to intervene when a woman complains about a neighbouring farmer's dead cow, and Vernon gets a nasty surprise when he hatches a plan for a compost business.

Cast

Alan Ready...Tom Parrott
Image for Geoffrey HughesGeoffrey Hughes...Vernon Scripps
Derek Fowlds...Oscar Blaketon
Mark Jordon...PC Phil Bellamy
Georgie Glen...Sgt. Nokes
William Simons...PC Alf Ventress
James Carlton...PC Steve Crane
Peter Benson...Bernard 'Bernie' Scripps
David Lonsdale...David Stockwell
Will Knightley...Mr. Manley
Cherith Mellor...Miss Stanton
Jim McManus...Clive Formby
Sarah Tansey...Jenny Merton
Aislín McGuckin...Dr. Liz Merrick
Brian Pettifer...Andrew McIntyre
Carrie Davies...Hospital Sister