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Rumpole of the Bailey Season 2 Episodes

6 Episodes 1979 - 1979

Episode 1

Rumpole and the Man of God

60 mins

Rumpole suspects that a vicar collared for shoplifting may be protecting his sister; George (Moray Watson) announces his engagement. Hilda: Peggy Thorpe-Bates. Rumpole: Leo McKern.

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Episode 2

Rumpole and the Case of Identity

60 mins

Rumpole sets out to prove that a young cab driver accused of assault is the victim of mistaken identity; staffers are in an uproar over an office affair between Featherstone and the new secretary. Featherstone: Peter Bowles. Rumpole: Leo McKern.

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Episode 3

Rumpole and the Show Folk

60 mins

Rumpole uses theatrics to defend an actress accused of murdering her husband. Christine: Henrieta Baynes. Albert: Derek Benfield. Rumpole: Leo McKern.

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Episode 4

Rumpole and the Fascist Beast

60 mins

Rumpole's defense of a fascist charged with a race-relations offense coincides with his tutoring of a Pakistani (Lyndam Gregory). Phyllida: Patricia Hodge. Featherstone: Peter Bowles. Hilda: Peggy Thorpe-Bates. Rumpole: Leo McKern.

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Episode 5

Rumpole and the Course of True Love

60 mins

Rumpole defends a teacher charged with seducing a student; a pregnancy disturbs the romance between Phyllida and Erskine-Brown (Patricia Hodge, Julian Curry). George: Moray Watson. Featherstone: Peter Bowles. Hilda: Peggy Thorpe-Bates. Rumpole: Leo McKern.

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Episode 6

Rumpole and the Age for Retirement

60 mins

Rumpole suspects that an elderly member of the Timson clan, who's accused of art theft, may have been framed by his relatives; Hilda plots to persuade Rumpole to retire. Hilda: Peggy Thorpe-Bates. Phyllida: Patricia Hodge. Erskine-Brown: Julian Curry.

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