Heartbeat: A Winter's Tale

Series 4, episode 16

Written by
Directed by
Tim Dowd

Originally Aired On: Sunday, 25 December 1994

Police drama series set in Yorkshire in the 1960s. Kate and Nick meet young Danny Parkin, an eight-year-old with TB whose family wants to send him to a Swiss sanitorium but do not have enough money. Kate recruits Greengrass to be Father Christmas at the village charity concert, and Nick investigates a seasonal crime - stolen Christmas trees.

Cast

Image for Nick BerryNick Berry...PC Nick Rowan
Image for Niamh CusackNiamh Cusack...Dr. Kate Rowan
Derek Fowlds...Sgt. Oscar Blaketon
Bill Maynard...Claude Jeremiah Greengrass
William Simons...PC Alf Ventress
Mark Jordon...PC Phil Bellamy
Stuart Golland...George Ward
Image for Tricia PenroseTricia Penrose...Gina Ward
Richard Cadman...Ronnie Parkin
Rosy Clayton...Mrs. Bromley
Terry Clynes...Kevin
Dean Gatiss...Graham Blaketon
Mary Hanson...Woman in Street
Stacey Heywood...Ellie Parkin
Bruce Jones...Fred Parkin
Tracy Nutter...Girl in Grotto
Lorraine Peters...Shopkeeper
Sam Townend...Danny Parkin
Image for TwiggyTwiggy...Lady Janet Whitly
Eli Woods...Albert