The Gentle Touch (1980–1984)
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A young man found murdered in the London Underground one morning has been stabbed with a knife. The nature of the crime points to a homosexual encounter - which eventually leads Maggie to a blazing row with her colleague, DI Croft.

Director:

Christopher Hodson

Writers:

Roger Marshall (by), Terence Feely (series deviser)

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Jill Gascoine ... Det. Insp. Maggie Forbes
William Marlowe ... Det. Ch. Insp. Russell
Brian Gwaspari Brian Gwaspari ... Det. Insp. Bob Croft
Derek Thompson ... Det. Sgt. Jimmy Fenton
Nigel Rathbone Nigel Rathbone ... Steven Forbes
Kenneth Gilbert Kenneth Gilbert ... Dr. Thorne
Patricia Garwood ... Mrs. Thorne
Brian McDermott Brian McDermott ... Mr. Richardson
John Serret ... Hugo
Charmian May Charmian May ... Mrs. Ridgeway
John Wheatley John Wheatley ... Larry
Mark Christon Mark Christon ... Peter
Adam Richardson Adam Richardson ... Perry
Jeremy Pearce Jeremy Pearce ... Ritchie
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A young man found murdered in the London Underground one morning has been stabbed with a knife. The nature of the crime points to a homosexual encounter - which eventually leads Maggie to a blazing row with her colleague, DI Croft.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 May 1980 (UK) See more »

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Incidental music includes "Happy House" by Siouxsie and the Banshees. See more »

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