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Tilting the Odds

Can barrister Rebecca Nyman help an equine vet facing a case of serious professional misconduct? Stars Claire Rushbrook. From June 2013.

An equine vet's career is in jeopardy as he faces a disciplinary hearing for serious professional misconduct. Will his barrister Rebecca Nyman, played by Claire Rushbrook, be able to mount a credible defence? Gunnar Cauthery stars as the vet Falco Hermans.

Tilting The Odds is set at a Fitness to Practice hearing at the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Falco Hermans is a vet in his thirties. Since qualifying he's built up a successful and lucrative practice as an equine vet in the racing town of Newmarket. He's got a big mortgage and three small children. He's facing a disciplinary hearing on several counts of misconduct. If he is struck off he faces financial ruin and disgrace in the racing community and in his home town.

Tilting the Odds

Other parts played by members of the cast.

Producer/director: David Ian Neville.

45 minutes


Role Contributor
Rebecca Nyman Claire Rushbrook
Chris Eyres Nick Underwood
Falco Hermans Gunnar Cauthery
Jennifer Macall Jane Whittenshaw
George Witherington Mark Straker
Mike Mcniesh Matthew Watson
Emma Knightly Hannah Woods
Writer Clara Glynn
Director David Neville
Producer David Neville