Doctor In Charge, 1972
The third in the series of TV shows that followed the books and films of the same name. All the regular cast return for forty three episodes, screened over two series between 1972 and 1973. Look for a young Richard O’Sullivan in this series as Doctor Lawrence Bingham.
Continuing the misadventures of the St. Swithin’s Hospital medical students.
Doctor At Large see the students moving further up the promotion ladder, but there’s no change to their slacking off, chatting up girls, nor their ability to drive Professor Loftus round the bend.
However there’s more trouble for the boys from brown-noser Lawrence Bingham who trots about after Loftus in the hope of crawling into the good books.
Robin Nedwell – Dr. Duncan Waring
George Layton – Dr. Paul Collier
Geoffrey Davies – Dr. Dick Stuart-Clark
Ernest Clark – Professor Geoffrey Loftus
Richard O’Sullivan – Dr. Lawrence Bingham
Produced By: London Weekend Television for ITV
Original Transmission Dates: 9th April 1972 – 29th December 1973