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Dixon of Dock Green: Jig-Saw (S18EP1 BBC 20 Nov 1971, Glynn Edwards)



Dixon of Dock Green BBC Titles

Jig-saw: Sergeant Dixon (Jack Warner) is called to Dock Green Gasworks (real life Kensal Green Gasworks) which have been derelict for some time. A young wife has disappeared and evidence accumulates that she has recently been inside this area. Foul play is suspected and the police find strange parallels with other unsolved crimes.

Jigsaw was also used as a title for a season 11 episode of Dixon. There is a well known out-take from this episode with guest star Victor Maddern struggling to say the words Dock Green Nick.

Cast: Jack Warner (George Dixon), Peter Byrne (Andy Crawford), Geoffrey Adams (Detective Constable Lauderdale), Nicholas Donnelly (Sergeant Wills), Michael Osborne (Police Constable Newton), Ronald Gough (Police Constable Dowling), Glynn Edwards (Chief Insp. Jamieson), Victor Maddern (Forbes), Charles Houston (Colin Warren), Windsor Davies (Morris), Angela Ginders (W.P.S. Garrard), Kay Humblestone (Child), Nicholas Wright (Child), Alan Chuntz, Pat Gorman

Writer: Eric Paice / Director: Joe Waters

Airdate: 20 November 1971

Series: Dixon of Dock Green Season 18 Episode 1