Starring Dennis Waterman and George Cole, The Sweeney was a big hit in the seventies. Now you can buy the whole 16 disc collection for just £46.99 from Play.Com. Buy through QuidCo.Com to earn 2% in cashback or use the direct link opposite to go straight to the deal.
The series focuses on Detective Inspector Jack Regan and Detective Sergeant George Carter of the Flying Squad, Scotland Yard, as they do their best to thwart criminal activity in and around London. At the time, the show was considered the most realistic portrayal yet of the Police in a television series, helped by the fact that a real life ex-detective in the Flying Squad was an advisor to the show.