The Royal

Series 3 - 11. For Those in Peril

About this programme

11/14. The hospital staff have an intriguing case on their hands when local tramp Sebastian Fox is found dead. Ken Hopkirk rummages through his belongings and is surprised to find war medals, leading to the discovery that he was a decorated Navy hero. When a relative is traced but refuses to help with funeral arrangements, the Royal team decide to give him a fitting send-off by scattering his ashes at sea. Meanwhile, Jeffrey Goodwin is shocked to discover a farmer's cattle herd have contracted a disease which has passed into cheese that's available in the area, and Jill Weatherill, Matron and Sister Brigid encounter a runaway girl. Rural medical drama, starring Michael Starke and Wendy Craig.

Cast and crew


Ken Hopkirk
Michael Starke
Mr Rose
Denis Lill
Wendy Craig
Dr Gordon Ormerod
Robert Daws
Dr Jeffrey Goodwin
Paul Fox
John Brier
Barrie Rutter
Dr Lucy Klein
Polly Maberly
Mary Brier
Elspeth Charlton
Paul Bardon
Matthew Valentine
Harold Bardon
Steve Garti
Alun Morris
Andy Wear
Dr Jill Weatherill
Amy Robbins
Sister Brigid
Linda Armstrong
Mr Middleditch
Ian Carmichael
Sebastian Fox
Freddie Jones


Tim Dowd
Ken Hom
Deborah Cook