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The Gentle Touch (1980)

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The Gentle Touch is a British police drama television series made by London Weekend Television for ITV which ran from 1980-1984. Commencing transmission on 11 April 1980, the series is notable for being the first British series to feature a female police detective as its leading character, ahead of the similarly themed BBC series Juliet Bravo by four months.

  1. Terence Feely


Series Cast

  1. Jill Gascoine

    Jill Gascoine

    56 Episodes

  2. Derek Thompson

    Derek Thompson

    56 Episodes

  3. Brian Gwaspari

    Brian Gwaspari

    56 Episodes

  4. William Marlowe

    William Marlowe

    56 Episodes

  5. Paul Moriarty

    Paul Moriarty

    56 Episodes

  6. Kevin O'Shea

    56 Episodes

  7. Bernard Holley

    8 Episodes

  8. Stephen Yardley

    Stephen Yardley

    2 Episodes

  9. David Battley

    David Battley

    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 5

1984 | 13 Episodes

Season 5 of The Gentle Touch premiered on September 1, 1984.

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The Gentle Touch


Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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