TV Series | | Crime, Drama
Uniform officers and detectives from an inner London police station enforce law and order on a day to day basis.
There is a long-standing tradition that any cast or crew member who leaves the programme is given a personalised wooden policeman's truncheon engraved with their name, the dates they worked on the programme, and the wording "The Bill: Sunhill - SO -... ...
DS Samantha Nixon:
Happy New Year. Are you okay?
DS Phil Hunter: Yeah, why shouldn't I be? Listen, I've been dumped by better women than you.
DS Samantha Nixon: No you haven't.
There were actually three versions of the credits featuring the plodding feet. There was a blue-tint version used in the original episodes in the 1980s, a 1990s fuzzy, overcast version and mid-1990s fine weather version.
27 December 2017 2:18 PM, -05:00
Alfie Curtis, best known as Dr. Evazan in Star Wars, has passed away
26 March 2010 4:40 PM, -05:00
The Guardian - TV News
The Bill killed off due to ratings slump
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