About the show
The latest series of this hugely popular family crime drama set in the 1960s sees major changes.
Unconventional new policeman Joe Mason (Joe McFadden) arrives in
Aidensfield to shake things up and long-time favourite Phil Bellamy
(Mark Jordon) dies in a shocking incident that devastates his new
wife Gina (Tricia Penrose).
Blaketon (Derek Fowlds) and Ventress (William Simons) team up to investigate a spate of burglaries.
Theres also romance for Rosie, facing a choice between an old
flame and a sexy Australian sheep shearer, and for bubbly district
nurse Carol in the shape of a hunky new doctor.
Guest stars include Eric Sykes (The Others), David Calder (Cold Blood, Perfume), Kate Buffery (Trial And Retribution), Julian Wadham (My Boy Jack, The English Patient) and Blair McDonagh (Neighbours).