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All Creatures Great and Small: Sleeping Partners (S1EP10 BBC-1 12 Mar 1978, Michael Sheard)



Sleeping Partners: James and Helen’s wedding day has finally arrived, though their honeymoon destination couldn’t have been further from the Mediterranean. Finally, Siegfried bestows the best wedding present of all.

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), Andrew Crawford (Angus Grier), Molly Weir, Enid Irvin, Joe Ritchie, Peter Duncan, Lucy Griffiths, Michael Sheard, John Pennington, Chris Brown, Stan Jay, Arthur Griffiths

Writer: Johnny Byrne / Director: Terence Dudley

Airdate: 12 Mar 1978 on BBC-1

Series: All Creatures Great and Small Season 1 Episode 10