Casualty: 29 Burning Cases

29 Burning Cases

Saturday, 12th December 1987

Christopher Menaul
Production Company


It's a hectic night at Holby's A&E when a frustrated wheelchair-bound man sets himself on fire and an elderly women falls down her stairs whilst attempting to answer her telephone. As far as the staff are concerned, Duffy is still on/off with AIDS-infected boyfriend Peter, Megan has an attack of conscience when she believes she caused an unnecessary injury to an elderly patient, and Elizabeth comes face-to-face with Ewart's estranged wife when he ends up collapsing at the hospital.

Notes & Screenshots: Lord Heath

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Bernard Gallagher
as Ewart Plimmer
Derek Thompson
as Charlie Fairhead
Brenda Fricker
as Megan Roach
Maureen O'Brien
as Elizabeth Straker
Helena Little
as Mary Tomlinson
Christopher Rozycki
as Kuba Trzcinski
Catherine Shipton
as Lisa 'Duffy' Duffin
Debbie Roza
as Susie Mercier
Eddie Nestor
as Cyril James
Geoffrey Leesley
as Keith Cotterill
Ella Wilder
as Shirley Franklin
Sonia Woolley
as Roz Plimmer
Eric Deacon
as Peter Tranter
Kevin McNally
as Tom Bennod
Kate Lock
as Sophie bennod
Beryl Cooke
as Mrs. Joyce Arthur
Hilary Mason
as Mrs. King
Jacqueline Ashman
as Young Woman
Yvonne Foster
as Dawn (Bingo Friend)
Judy Norman
as Bev (Bingo Friend)
Deborah-Jane Sharpe
as Maureen (Neighbour)
Frank Rozelaar-Green
as Neighbour
Marie Clifford
as Recalcitrant Patient
Nicky Bee
as Ankle Injury Patient
Stephen Holmes
as Mr. Clark
Nigel Stephenson
as Medical Registrar
Freda Rodgers
as Night Sister