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All Creatures Great and Small: Golden Lads and Girls (S1EP7 BBC-1 19 Feb 1978, Rio Fanning)



Golden Lads and Girls: James’ temper is fraying fast — what with two car accidents in the space of a week, an inauspicious meeting with Helen’s family and his rival still lurking around Helen like a “big glossy spider”.

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), Janet Davies (Mrs Dalby), Ivor Salter (Gobber Newhouse), Nicholas McArdle (Mr Worley), Norman Mann (Richard Edmundson), John Collin, Rio Fanning, John Hallett, John Who, Katharine Page, Stephen Bratt, Tony Cervi, Rita Giovannini

Writer: Brian Finch / Director: Terence Dudley

Airdate: 19 Feb 1978 on BBC-1

Series: All Creatures Great and Small Season 1 Episode 7