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 2 - Deferred Sentence

Hamish takes a holiday on Laggan-Laggan Island and is drawn into a 20-year-old mystery.

Broadcast details

Sunday 23rd March 1997
50 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 12th March 2024 3:00pm Drama
Thursday 14th March 2024 12:40am Drama

Cast & crew

Robert Carlyle Hamish Macbeth
Guest cast
Caroline Paterson Laura McDuff
Colette O'Neil Rhona Lindsay
Amanda Walker Barbara Scott
Alan MacNaughtan (as Alan MacNaughton) Father McPhail
Tom Watson Enoch McDuff
Michael Byrne Duncan Scott
Ann-Louise Ross Claire Fleming
Daniel Boyle Handsome Sailor
Writing team
Daniel Boyle Writer
Ming Ho Script Editor
Production team
Nicholas Renton 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
Fred Tammes Director of Photography
Leigh Bellis Costume Designer
Barbara Southcott Make-up Designer
John Lunn Composer
Gareth Tandy 1st Assistant Director

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