Hamish Macbeth. Hamish Macbeth (Robert Carlyle)
Hamish Macbeth

Hamish Macbeth

  • TV comedy drama
  • BBC One
  • 1995 - 1997
  • 20 episodes (3 series)

Robert Carlyle stars as a policeman in a sleepy Highland village. Assisted by his terrier, Wee Jock, he has to deal with baffling mysteries and a complex love life. Also features Ralph Riach, Barbara Rafferty, Stuart McGugan, Jimmy Yuill, Stuart Davids and more.

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Series 3, Episode 1 - The Honourable Policeman

Tongues are set wagging in Lochdubh when local laird Major Maclean returns from holiday with a glamorous young fiancée.

Broadcast details

Sunday 16th March 1997
50 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 11th March 2024 3:00pm Drama
Wednesday 13th March 2024 12:40am Drama

Cast & crew

Robert Carlyle Hamish Macbeth
Ralph Riach TV John
Barbara Rafferty Agnes
Stuart McGugan Barney
Stuart Davids Lachie Jnr
Brian Pettifer Rory
Anne Lacey Esme
Duncan Duff Doc Brown
David Ashton Maj. Roddy Maclean
Shirley Henderson Isobel
Billy Riddoch Lachlan
Guest cast
Sally Dexter Serena St Claire
Sharon Small Anne Patterson
Mona Bruce Edie
John Malcolm Prof. Svensson
Sheila Donald Magistrate
Writing team
Daniel Boyle Writer
Ming Ho Script Editor
Dominic Minghella Writer
Production team
Jonas Grimås Director
Charles Salmon Producer
Andrea Calderwood Executive Producer
Trevor Davies Executive Producer
Scott Meek Executive Producer
Kevin Lester Editor
Maurice Cain Production Designer
Julia Duff Casting Director
Leigh Bellis Costume Designer
Barbara Southcott Make-up Designer
John Lunn Composer
John Walker Director of Photography
Terry Bamber 1st Assistant Director

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