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Postman Clive Peacock decides to rebel when his employers force him to take early retirement. Setting off on his bike, he determines to deliver his last batch of post by hand all over the country. The police are soon on his trail, while the media acclaim him as a hero. For Clive it is a journey of discovery, but he is unaware that back at home his wife is undergoing her own transformation.

Series Cast

  1. James Bolam as Clive Peacock

    James Bolam

    Clive Peacock

    2 Episodes

  2. Alison Steadman as Christine Peacock

    Alison Steadman

    Christine Peacock

    2 Episodes

  3. Barbara Dickson as Linda Taylor

    Barbara Dickson

    Linda Taylor

    2 Episodes

  4. Gwyneth Strong as WPC Rachel McMahon

    Gwyneth Strong

    WPC Rachel McMahon

    2 Episodes

  5. Jim Carter as DS Lawrence Pitman

    Jim Carter

    DS Lawrence Pitman

    2 Episodes

  6. Larry Lamb as Trevor Ramsay

    Larry Lamb

    Trevor Ramsay

    2 Episodes

  7. Stephen Moore as Ralph

    Stephen Moore


    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1997 | 2 Episodes

Season 1 of The Missing Postman premiered on March 29, 1997.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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