An epic love story in nine parts, following the progress of handsome rogue Bob Longman , an ambitious working-class Yorkshire lad. The series begins with a feature-length episode by ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Linus Roache ...  Bob Longman 9 episodes, 1994
Lia Williams ...  Paula Longman / ... 9 episodes, 1994
Raymond Pickard Raymond Pickard ...  Bri Longman / ... 9 episodes, 1994
Gary Lydon Gary Lydon ...  Arthur Spence 9 episodes, 1994
Sally Rogers Sally Rogers ...  Sue 9 episodes, 1994
Rosemary Martin Rosemary Martin ...  Sarah Wickham 8 episodes, 1994
John McArdle ...  Fred Spence 8 episodes, 1994
Joanne Wootton Joanne Wootton ...  Vera Longman 8 episodes, 1994
Christine Kavanagh Christine Kavanagh ...  Penny Winter 8 episodes, 1994
Andrew Woodall ...  Anthony Gray / ... 7 episodes, 1994
Heather Tobias Heather Tobias ...  Sal Longman 7 episodes, 1994
Matyelok Gibbs Matyelok Gibbs ...  Mrs. Thomas 7 episodes, 1994
Diana Kent Diana Kent ...  Diana Stacey 6 episodes, 1994
Ciarán Hinds ...  John Stacey 6 episodes, 1994
Tim Barker Tim Barker ...  Dick Moxham 6 episodes, 1994
Sarah Brown Sarah Brown ...  Dora Longman 6 episodes, 1994
Merelina Kendall ...  Miss Thwaites 6 episodes, 1994
Sean Murray Sean Murray ...  Larry Field 6 episodes, 1994
Robert Swann Robert Swann ...  Andrew Winter 5 episodes, 1994
Geoffrey Beevers Geoffrey Beevers ...  Mr. Thrush 5 episodes, 1994
Lucy May Bricklebank Lucy May Bricklebank ...  Carol Longman / ... 5 episodes, 1994
Iain Cuthbertson ...  Lord Scawton 5 episodes, 1994
Michael Bertenshaw Michael Bertenshaw ...  Dr. Willis 4 episodes, 1994
Irene Skillington Irene Skillington ...  Dot 4 episodes, 1994
Trevor Byfield Trevor Byfield ...  Howson 4 episodes, 1994
Mark Heap ...  Capt. Karl Von Berner 3 episodes, 1994
Colin Farrell Colin Farrell ...  Uncle Jack 3 episodes, 1994
Simon Carter Simon Carter ...  Jacko 3 episodes, 1994
Peter Guinness ...  Brummy 3 episodes, 1994
Michael Wardle ...  Browning 3 episodes, 1994
David Sterne ...  Sergeant Lee 3 episodes, 1994
Dan Armour Dan Armour ...  Crowther 3 episodes, 1994
Dave Hill ...  Andy 3 episodes, 1994
Anne Reid ...  Aunt Enid 3 episodes, 1994
Mary Pegler Mary Pegler ...  Lucy 3 episodes, 1994
John Abineri ...  Joe 3 episodes, 1994
Philip David Philip David ...  Mick 3 episodes, 1994
Richard Huw Richard Huw ...  Richard Austen 2 episodes, 1994
Ralph Ineson ...  Redcap 1 2 episodes, 1994
David Garvey David Garvey ...  Redcap 2 2 episodes, 1994
Mark Spalding ...  McCulloch 2 episodes, 1994
Kevin Walton Kevin Walton ...  Henderson 2 episodes, 1994
Dicken Ashworth ...  Fenwick 2 episodes, 1994
Rodney Litchfield Rodney Litchfield ...  Marshall 2 episodes, 1994
Isabella Marsh Isabella Marsh ...  Angela Stacey 2 episodes, 1994
Joe Duttine Joe Duttine ...  Doug Collinson 2 episodes, 1994
Richard Durden ...  Registrar 2 episodes, 1994
Richard Cadman Richard Cadman ...  Fletch 2 episodes, 1994
George Beach George Beach ...  Jock 2 episodes, 1994
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An epic love story in nine parts, following the progress of handsome rogue Bob Longman , an ambitious working-class Yorkshire lad. The series begins with a feature-length episode by award-winning writer Peter Ransley. A Modest Hero. December 1943, Seaforth, Yorkshire: Bob, a young criminal on the run, rescues Paula while posing as an air-raid warden. From this moment on they develop a passionate obsession for each other.

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Language:

English

Release Date:

9 October 1994 (UK) See more »

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How High the Moon See more »

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(10 episodes) | (9 episodes)

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Color
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Great TV series
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Yes it was an excellent series. I wish I could watch it again


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