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All Creatures Great and Small: Calf Love (S1EP4 BBC-1 29 Jan 1978, Mary Hignett)



Calf Love: Siegfried has a major victory, and his brother Tristan has to deal with pigs in more ways than one. James discovers he has a rival for Helen’s affections.

Show Info: Based on the highly popular books by James Herriot these gentle and homely tales of veterinary life between the 1930’s and 1950’s were set in Darrowby, Yorkshire.

Cast: Christopher Timothy (James Herriot), Robert Hardy (Siegfried Farnon), Peter Davison (Tristan Farnon), Mary Hignett (Mrs Hall), Carol Drinkwater (Helen Alderson), Margaretta Scott (Mrs Pumphrey), Norman Mann (Richard Edmundson), Madge Ryan, George A. Cooper, Margaret Heery, Stan Richards, Joe Belcher, Pearl Hackney,

Writer: Anthony Steven / Director: Terence Dudley

Airdate: 29 Jan 1978 on BBC-1

Series: All Creatures Great and Small Season 1 Episode 4