Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962–1971)

The Red Herring 

When a local well is closed by Dr Snoddie for reasons of public health, Dr Finlay's elderly patients are inconvenienced and he seeks to hurry things along by inviting eminent specialist Sir... See full summary »

Director:

Gerard Glaister

Writers:

A.J. Cronin (creator), Arthur Swinson

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
Bill Simpson Bill Simpson ... Dr. Finlay
Andrew Cruickshank Andrew Cruickshank ... Dr. Cameron
Barbara Mullen ... Janet MacPherson
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Virginia Clay Virginia Clay ... Mrs. Dobie
Maureen Crombie Maureen Crombie ... Nurse
Christopher Greatorex Christopher Greatorex ... Ferguson
Margaret Lacey Margaret Lacey ... Mrs. Shand
David Langton ... Sir James Grieg
Tom Macaulay Tom Macaulay ... Mr. Hardy
Bryan Marshall ... Jack Barton
Doreen Ubels Doreen Ubels ... Mrs. Cullen
Molly Urquhart Molly Urquhart ... Matron
Eric Woodburn Eric Woodburn ... Dr. Snoddie
Edit

Storyline

When a local well is closed by Dr Snoddie for reasons of public health, Dr Finlay's elderly patients are inconvenienced and he seeks to hurry things along by inviting eminent specialist Sir James Greig to dinner cooked by Janet at Arden House, much to Snoddie's chagrin. Featuring David Langton (Upstairs Downstairs) as Sir James Greig.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 June 1964 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Bill Simpson badly bangs his hand after telephoning Grieg's biopsy report, visibly wincing and tending to the injury for the rest of the scene. See more »

Goofs

Hardy tells Snoddie the information about his brother-in-law twice after Tom Macaulay clearly loses his place in the scene. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed