| E P I S O D E
Touch and Go
|Season 17, Episode 6|
|Air date||23rd December 2007|
|Written by||Shaun McKenna|
|Directed by||Roger Bamford|
Another Sleepy, Dusty, Delta Day
Burying the Past
Just as PC Don Wetherby arrives, PC Joe Mason is preparing to leave for his new posting. At the Aidensfield Arms, a quiz night takes place to raise money for the local hospital's dialysis machine. PC Phil Bellamy is shot.
- An acoustic version of the Heartbeat theme is played in the end credits.
- As well as the first appearance of PC Don Wetherby, this episode marks the final appearance of PC Phil Bellamy.