A Will to Die

Series 5    Episode 9
November 2, 1990
Duffy's at her wits end trying to cope with the pressures of work and motherhood and is relieved, when her mother takes Peter away to give her a break, but Megan decides they should have a girls night out. Josh and Jane bring in a young black remand prisoner, who's been sexually assaulted and Beth intervenes on his behalf, to prevent him being sent back. Jimmy finds his chess mate pal, Frank has been admitted, who refuses to help himself, until his estranged mother arrives and they are reconciled and she offers him a home. A mother and daughter cause concern but tragedy strikes when the youngster takes an overdoes and dies. A gas explosion on a boat has horrific effects on Jenny, who's having an affair with her best friend's husband and has to be transferred to the burns clinic for further treatment. The wife turns up and having got over the shock of the affair, goes with Jenny and leaves Peter to fend for himself.
Cast of A Will to Die
  • Ian BleasdaleJosh Griffiths
  • Derek ThompsonCharlie Fairhead
  • Mamta KaashBeth Ramanee
  • Brenda FrickerMegan Roach
  • Robson GreenJimmy Powell
  • Eamon BolandTony Walker
  • Maggie McCarthyHelen Green
  • Geoffrey LeesleyKeith Cotterill
  • Catherine ShiptonLisa 'Duffy' Duffin
  • Patrick RobinsonMartin 'Ash' Ashford
  • Doreen MantleMrs. Duffin
  • Dominic JephcottPeter Gosford
  • Liza WalkerFenella Chivers
  • Ann MitchellMrs. McKenzie
  • David HarewoodPaul Grant

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