The Expert Season 2

Season 2

The Expert Season 2

First Air Date: April 04, 1969

First Aired on    :   1969
Episodes    :   26 episodes



Episodes

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2x26 Sufficiently Loved and Cared For (September 26, 1969)


Threatening suicide is often a cry for help, sometimes that cry is heeded, sometimes assistance is too late.


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2x25 Flesh and Blood (September 19, 1969)


Once a man suspects that his 10-year-old son is not in fact his, he cannot rest until he has discovered the truth.


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2x24 Dependence Part 2: A Life Lost (September 12, 1969)


It is said that drug addicts make poor parents. How do a young couple, both of whom are addicts, cope with attending to the needs of their small baby?


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2x23 Dependence Part 1: A Life Saved (September 05, 1969)


Drug addiction is an increasing problem in our society. In the first episode of a two-part story, the hopelessness of the addict is matched against the efforts of doctors to control the terrible effect of the drug.


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2x22 Your Money for My Life (August 29, 1969)


Why should a businessman crash into a bridge support at 80 m.p.h.? When the post-mortem reveals him to have died as a result of the impact, and not from physical causes. What other reason could there be for the accident?


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2x21 No Home in the City (August 22, 1969)


While its owner is on holiday an abandoned dog wanders the streets and becomes savage, causing the death of a derelict meths-drinker. Could there be some similarity in the lives of man and dog?


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2x20 Eddie (August 15, 1969)


Eddie spends much of his time in a betting shop. After a win of forty pounds he is found strangled in his own home. His grandson, who lived with him, is missing. Why is he trying to leave the country with forty pounds in his pocket?


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2x19 Lie Down, You're Dead (August 08, 1969)


A man is shot three times in front of witnesses. When the police arrive there is no body. Has he been shot? Is he really dead?


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2x18 Lethal Weapon (August 01, 1969)


A woman lies dead in a country road, apparently the victim of a hit-and-run driver. But something doesn't quite fit. She lived in the town. Why would she be in the country at that time - in those shoes? And what about the tyre marks?


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2x17 The Blue Spot (July 25, 1969)


A doctor may reasonably diagnose a brain tumour as the cause of death of his first wife. But when his second wife dies in similar circumstances and both are known to have been wealthy women.


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2x16 The Witness: Part 2: Involvement (July 18, 1969)


Dr. Hardy is involved in tracing a ruthless psychotic killer who is employed by the accused in an attempt to suborn witnesses. He is determined to give his evidence, but the police issue firearms to protect his life.


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2x15 The Witness: Part 1: Threats (July 11, 1969)


Jo's car is run off the road by a lorry. The driver may be guilty of dangerous driving. Dr Hardy receives a letter threatening his wife's life and demanding he change his evidence. Hardy refuses but it is at the risk of his wife's life.


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2x14 The Sardonic Smile (July 04, 1969)


There are classic symptoms of strychnine poisoning when a wealthy landowner dies after eating a trout, freshly caught, the question is who poisoned him? And how?


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2x13 Playing with Fire (June 27, 1969)


A hospital ward is destroyed by fire. Could it be deliberate - and if so, who would want to burn down a hospital and why?


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2x12 Do Not Go Gentle (June 20, 1969)


An old man relies upon his daughter to look after him during convalescence but she has her own life to lead.


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2x11 Post-Mortem on Harry Kirby (June 13, 1969)


A grocer, Harry Kirby, lies dead - poisoned, electrocuted, and gassed. If suicide can be established, surely this is gilding the lily. Why was a large sum of money found laid out neatly beside the body? And if it wasn't suicide.


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2x10 Protection (June 06, 1969)


Protection: you can refuse to pay, you can go to the police for their protection - or you can stand the risk yourself.


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2x09 Death in the Rain (May 30, 1969)


That little Lucille died a violent death was certain; how she died was more obscure. Dr. Hardy's painstaking research and insistence on accuracy finally establishes the truth.


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2x08 A Family Affair (May 23, 1969)


Estate Duties - a curse to be avoided? When a businessman is found drowned it could mean ruin for his family.


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2x07 A Question of Guilt (May 16, 1969)


A man is found guilty of murdering his wife and sentenced to life imprisonment - could he be innocent? Unquestionably, the facts prove him guilty. Or do they?


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2x06 One Life: More or Less (May 09, 1969)


Illegitimate babies present problems. Bringing one up in an atmosphere of disapproval can be harder than the alternative. To some, the decision is easy; a matter of practical common sense. To others it's life and death.


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2x05 The Gun That Walked (May 02, 1969)


When violent death strikes down a pretty farm girl, Dr Hardy and Inspector Fleming come up against a wall of stubborn reserve. Persistence at last brings Dr Hardy to a 'not inconsiderable suspicion' of the killer's identity. But proof.


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2x04 The Yellow Torrish (April 25, 1969)


A smashed lock, a bloodstained jacket, a drifting boat and a takeover bid. Dr. Hardy with the aid of a few bright feathers and silk thread solves the mystery of a disappearing man.


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2x03 The Visitor Part 3: Judgement (April 18, 1969)


Martin Ingram, who has been arrested for assaulting Vivien, stands trial for his alleged crime. He is defended by a brilliant woman Q.C. The result of the trial remains in doubt until almost the last moment.


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2x02 The Visitor Part 2: Hard Facts (April 11, 1969)


Hardy is trying to piece together the burnt pieces of paper found in the suspect's room. Jo has been asked to try and break the surviving victim's amnesia by hypnosis. The suspect is questioned at length. The case builds up against him.


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2x01 The Visitor Part 1: Hypothesis (April 04, 1969)


Murders take place and each crime is similar to the last. One person must have committed them; but who? Another attack. The victim survives but has amnesia and is the only person who can make an identification. A suspect is arrested.




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