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18th April 16: Clare in the Community (Series 10, Ep3)

April 18th, 2016

Episode 76 of 143 episodes

Episode Three- Sisters Clare and her estranged sister are forced to co-operate with one another, in between some Sparrowhawk team lead self-defence training. Sally Phillips is Clare Barker the social worker who has all the right jargon but never a practical solution. A control freak, Clare likes nothing better than interfering in other people's lives on both a professional and personal basis. Clare is in her thirties, white, middle class and heterosexual, all of which are occasional causes of discomfort to her. Each week we join Clare in her continued struggle to control both her professional and private life In today's Big Society there are plenty of challenges out there for an involved, caring social worker. Or even Clare. Cast: Clare: SALLY PHILLIPS Brian: ALEX LOWE Nali/ Megan : NINA CONTI Ray: RICHARD LUMSDEN Helen: PIPPA HAYWOOD Simon: ANDREW WINCOTT Libby: SARAH KENDALL Joan/ Sarah Barker: SARAH THOM Scarlett: ELEANOR CURRY Stine Wetzel: AMELIA LOWDELL Hunter: NEET MOHAN Dylan: ELLIOT STEEL Written by Harry Venning and David Ramsden Producer Alexandra Smith

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