Heartbeat: Puppet on a String

Series 9, episode 4

Written by
Directed by
Roger Bamford

Originally Aired On: Sunday, 17 October 1999

Nostalgic drama series set in a 1960s Yorkshire village. PC Ventress uncovers the truth behind an old adversary's return to Aidensfield. Maggie worries that a young girl is about to have an illegal abortion. Greengrass faces a race against time when he makes a promise to a dying friend.

Cast

Image for Jason DurrJason Durr...PC Mike Bradley
William Simons...PC Alf Ventress
Clare Kerrigan...Alison Hartley
Janet Dale...Vera Hartley
Albert Welling...Harold Hartley
Katy Landis...Mandy Lowson
Leanne Burrows...Sandra Lowson
Bill Maynard...Claude Jeremiah Greengrass
Kazia Pelka...Maggie Bolton
Frances Cox...Faith Trueman
Glyn Grain...Tom Lowson
David Lonsdale...David Stockwell
Christopher Goulding...Delivery Man
Image for Tricia PenroseTricia Penrose...Gina Ward
Derek Fowlds...Oscar Blaketon
Mark Jordon...PC Phil Bellamy
Image for Rachel LeskovacRachel Leskovac...Record Shop Assistant
Samantha Hurst...Clothes Shop Assistant
Hugh Walters...Arthur Sykes
Image for Fiona DolmanFiona Dolman...Jackie Lambert
Margaret Johnson...Mrs. Tattersall
Philip Franks...Sgt. Raymond Craddock
Ian Ralph...Depot Manager
Sally Sheridan...Mrs. Wharton
Jackie Knight...Mrs. Morris