AJH Top 75 British TV Series
non Comedy
(including Children's Television)
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  1. Prisoner (1967-68) (ITV)
  2. The Avengers (1961-69) (ITV)
  3. Public Eye (1965-75) (ITV)
  4. UFO (1970-71) (ITV)
  5. Department S (1969-70) (ITV)
  6. The Singing Detective (1986) (BBC)
  7. Catweazle (1970-71) (ITV)
  8. Randall and Hopkirk Deceased (1969-70) (ITV)
  9. Cribb (1979-81) (ITV)
  10. The Ghosts of Motley Hall (1976-78) (ITV)
  11. Sherlock Holmes (Jeremy Brett) (1984-94) (ITV)
  12. Threads (1984) (BBC)
  13. Danger Man (1960-68) (ITV)
  14. Quatermass and the Pit (1958-59) (BBC)
  15. Children of The Stones (1977) (ITV)
  16. Strange Report (1969-70) (ITV)
  17. The Onedin Line (1971-80) (BBC)
  18. The Human Jungle (1963-65) (ITV)
  19. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989-2013) (ITV)
  20. Budgie (1971-72) (ITV)
  21. The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1971-73) (ITV)
  22. Raffles (1977) (ITV)
  23. Life on Mars - Ashes to Ashes (2006-10) (BBC)
  24. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955-59) (ITV)
  25. Sergeant Cork (1961-68) (ITV)
  26. Adam Adamant Lives! (1966-67) (BBC)
  27. Man In A Suitcase (1967-68) (ITV)
  28. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1981) (BBC)
  29. Hannay (1988-89) (ITV)
  30. Secret Army (1977-79)
  31. All Creatures Great And Small (1978-90) (BBC)
  32. Edward & Mrs. Simpson (1978) (ITV)
  33. Minder (1979-94) (ITV)
  34. Ace Of Wands (1970-72) (ITV)
  35. Colditz (1972-74) (BBC)
  36. Armchair Theatre (1956-74) (ITV)
  37. Tales of the Unexpected (1979-88) (ITV)
  38. The Invisible Man (1984) (BBC)
  39. Edward the Seventh (1975) (ITV)
  40. Special Branch (1969-74)
  41. Out of Town (Jack Hargreaves) (1963-81) (ITV)
  42. The Baron (1965-66) (ITV)
  43. The Saint (1962-96) (ITV)
  44. Lillie (1978) (ITV)
  45. The Champions (1968-69) (ITV)
  46. Gideon's Way (1965-66) (ITV)
  47. The Sweeney (1975-78) (ITV)
  48. Doomwatch (1970-72) (BBC)
  49. Danger UXB (1979) (ITV)
  50. Red Cap (1964-66) (ITV)
  51. Callan (1967-72) (ITV)
  52. Pennies from Heaven (1978) (BBC)
  53. One by One (1984-87) (BBC)
  54. Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962-71) (BBC)
  55. Maigret (1992-93) (ITV)
  56. Ghost Squad (1961-64) (ITV)
  57. Thunderbirds (1965-66) (ITV)
  58. The Main Chance (1969-75) (ITV)
  59. Z-Cars (1962-78) (BBC)
  60. Rumpole Of The Bailey (1975-92) (BBC)
  61. Upstairs, Downstairs (1971-75) (ITV)
  62. The Invisible Man (ITA) (1958-59) (ITV)
  63. Enemy at the Door (1979-80) (ITV)
  64. Sam (1973-75) (ITV)
  65. Lipstick on Your Collar (1993) (C4)
  66. Dixon of Dock Green (1955-76) (BBC)
  67. Adventures of Robinson Crusoe (1965) (ITV)
  68. How (1966-74) (ITV)
  69. The Great Egg Race (1978-86) (BBC)
  70. Mapp & Lucia (1985-86) (ITV)
  71. Van der Valk (1972-92) (ITV)
  72. Father Brown (1974) (ITV)
  73. Jeeves & Wooster (1990-93) (ITV)
  74. The Larkins (1958-64) (ITV)
  75. The Adventures of William Tell (1958) (ITV)

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