Heartbeat: The Dear Departed

Series 13, episode 12

Written by
Directed by
Andrew Morgan

Originally Aired On: Sunday, 07 March 2004

Nostalgic police drama series set in a 1960s Yorkshire village. Steve has to revisit an old case of Blaketon's when a newcomer receives a series of escalating threats. Vernon employs his negotiating skills to help Bernie conduct a burial, but they may have taken on more than they anticipated.

Cast

Martin Glyn Murray...Harry Walker
Steven Elder...Jethro Woods
Image for Geoffrey HughesGeoffrey Hughes...Vernon Scripps
David Lonsdale...David Stockwell
Peter Benson...Bernard 'Bernie' Scripps
Derek Fowlds...Oscar Blaketon
James Carlton...PC Steve Crane
Mark Jordon...PC Phil Bellamy
Amanda Harris...Eva Parker
William Simons...PC Alf Ventress
Duncan Bell...Sgt. Dennis Iain Merton
Brian Protheroe...Ralph Laski
Giles Thomas...Taffy Evans
Howard Gay...Jackie Johnson
Image for Colin FarrellColin Farrell...Rev Truscott
David Hounslow...John Peters
AislĂ­n McGuckin...Dr. Liz Merrick
Robert Lonsdale...Wayne
Andrew McGuire...Frankie
Simon Molloy...DI Shiner
Barry Jackson...Eli Parker
Sarah Tansey...Jenny Merton