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Public Eye: Nobody Wants To Know (ITV 6 Jan 1975 with Judy Buxton)



A new title sequence for the final season, which saw Marker back on our screens after an almost two year absence.

In Nobody Wants To Know Martins a prisoner on remand hires Marker (via a solicitor) to track down a girl who can provide the alibi that would set him free. The girl, Janet Harper, doesn’t want to be found however. Not only that there are certain heavies that want Frank off the case too.

It turns out that Martins and Harper are part of a horse doping ring, the leaders of which definitely do not want to be uncovered.

The more Marker finds out the more he realises both himself and Janet Harper could be in trouble. Unusually for Marker he ends up taking a pretty heavy beating at the hands of thugs Jackson and Tarrant. It’s a beating that will have strong repercussions throughout the rest of the season.

production details
UK / ITV – Thames / 1×60 minute episode / Broadcast Monday 6 January 1975 @ 9.00pm

Writer: James Doran / Production Design: Bill Palmer / Director: Douglas Camfield

Series: Public Eye Season 7 Episode 1

Alfred Burke as Frank Marker
Geoffrey Beevers as Ralston
Stewart Bevan as Martins
Judy Buxton as Janet Harper
Trader Faulkner as Jackson
Sheelah Wilcocks as Neighbour
Robert Russell as Tarrant
Ray Smith as Inspector Firbank
Terry Cowling as Pitt
Deidre Costello as Supermarket girl
Dennis Burgess as James Harper
Nicolette McKenzie as Christine Harper
Leonard Kavanagh as Landlord
Larry Noble as Barber