The entire first series of the popular television show. In 'Rumpole and the Younger Generation' Rumpole (Leo McKern) gets involved when a teenger is accused of robbery. 'Rumpole and the Alternative Society' sees Rumpole work for the defence in a drug case. 'Rumpole and the Honourable Member' has a politician accused of raping one of his campaign workers. 'Rumpole and the Married Lady' finds Rumpole's marriage in trouble. 'Rumpole and the Learned Friends' sees Rumpole raise suspicions of police corruption. Finally, in 'Rumpole and the Heavy Brigade', Rumpole works on a big murder trial.
The entire second series of the popular television show. In 'Rumpole and the Man of God' Rumpole (Leo McKern) defends a vicar charged with shoplifting. 'Rumpole and the Case of Identity' finds Rumpole at odds with the police over a case of possible mistaken identity. 'Rumpole and the Show Folk' sees the barrister hired to represent an actress in a murder trial. 'Rumpole and the Fascist Beast' has Rumpole defend a known fascist who is being charged under the Race Relations Act. 'Rumpole and the Course of True Love' sees Rumpole get involved when a teacher is accused of seducing a student. Finally, in 'Rumpole and the Age of Retirement', the barrister works on a case involving the enforced retirement of an elderly couple.
The entire third series of the popular television show. In 'Rumpole and the Genuine Article' Rumpole (Leo McKern) is asked to defend an artist in a forgery trial. 'Rumpole and the Golden Thread' sees Rumpole's reputation extend as far as Africa. 'Rumpole and the Old Boy Net' has the barrister defend a couple charged with running a disorderly house. 'Rumpole and the Female Species' finds Rumpole fighting the case for a female barrister. 'Rumpole and the Sporting Life' sees Rumpole defend a colleague's sister when she is charged with murder. Finally, in 'Rumpole and the Last Resort', the barrister calls in a few debts when he begins work on a fraud case.
The entire fourth series of the popular television show. 'Rumpole and the Old, Old Story' concerns a murder at the Woodland Folk Garden Centre. 'Rumpole and the Blind Tasting' sees Rumpole (Leo McKern) defend a wine lover. 'Rumpole and the Official Secret' finds Rumpole involved when the eccentric Miss Tuttle gets in trouble with the Ministry of Defence. 'Rumpole and the Judge's Elbow' has Guthrie Featherstone concerned about a case involving a massage parlour. 'Rumpole and the Bright Seraphim' sees Rumpole defend a soldier charged with the murder of his sergeant. Finally, 'Rumpole's Last Case' finds the lawyer weighing up his future.
The entire fifth series of the popular television show. In 'Rumpole and the Bubble Reputation' Rumpole (Leo McKern) defends a newspaper editor. 'Rumpole and the Barrow Boy' brings a yuppie accused of fraud into Rumpole's orbit. 'Rumpole and the Age of Miracles' sees Rumpole consult with his clergyman nephew. 'Rumpole and the Tap End' concerns an attempted murder and debate over bathtime etiquette. 'Rumpole and Portia' has Rumpole involved in a complex terrorist defence case. Finally, in 'Rumpole and the Quality of Life', Rumpole defends Lady Derwent when her artist husband is murdered.
The entire sixth series of the popular television show. In 'Rumpole a la Carte', despite telling a restaurateur that his restaurant is pretentious, Rumpole (Leo McKern) finds himself handling the man's divorce. In 'Rumpole and the Summer of Discontent', Rumpole becomes involved in a trade union dispute after his Chambers decides to down-size. 'Rumpole and the Right to Silence' finds him defending an accused murderer from his niece's college. 'Rumpole at Sea' finds the Rumpoles on a second honeymoon but things do not run smoothly. 'Rumpole and the Quacks' sees Rumpole taking to bed and being cared for by a doctor, who in turn looks to Rumpole when he needs defending in court. And finally, in 'Rumpole for the Prosecution' Rumpole switches from defending to prosecuting.
The entire seventh series of the popular television show. In 'Rumpole and the Children of the Devil' eight-year-old Tracy Timpson is accused of devil worship and it is left to Rumpole (Leo McKern) to prove her innocence. In 'Rumpole and the Miscarriage of Justice' Judge Featherstone is accused of sending an innocent man to jail for murder - Rumpole must decide if a miscarriage of justice has occurred. 'Rumpole and the Eternal Triangle' finds Rumpole having to defend Desmond, the husband of Elizabeth who has been making amorous advances towards Rumpole, against a murder charge. Rumpole must again attempt to get his client off against the odds in 'Rumpole and the Reform of Joby Jonson', when there is a burglary at Rumpole's flat. In 'Rumpole and the Family Pride' Rumpole and Hilda are invited to Hilda's wealthy cousin's and are left wondering if there is a separate agenda. Finally, in 'Rumpole on Trial' Rumpole is behaving in a very aggresive manner when trying to defend a manslaughter case.