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Jack Meadows

Jack Meadows

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Supt Jack Meadows

Birth Name: Jack
Full Name: Jack Meadows
Nickname(s): Gov
IC: GenderAge
1Male   Male62
Date of Birth: June 24, 1951
Heaton, West Yorkshire
Marital Status: Divorced
Occupation: Police Officer
Affiliation: Metropolitan Police
Curr. Posting: Sun Hill
Curr. Rank: Superintendent
Curr. Call Sign: Sierra Oscar 5-2
Occ. Status
●  Service Record  ●
Portrayed by:Simon Rouse
 ● First Appearance: Re-Hab
 ● Last Appearance: Respect Part 2
List of Appearances

Superintendent Jack Meadows was a character in The Bill. He was the longest serving character when the show ended, with 18 years at Sun Hill. He is played by Simon Rouse and made some guest appearances as a detective superintendent in 1990-1991 before he was introduced as a regular character in 1992 in the episode Re-Hab (TB)

Service RecordEdit

Main article: Service Record
  • 1990-1992: First appears on the day of Sun Hill's re-opening following the station's car bombing and refurbishment, and makes several appearances as Detective Superintendent attached to AMIP
  • 1992: Demotion: DCI / Transferred: Sun Hill from AMIP
  • 2002: Acting Superintendent (covering for deceased Tom Chandler)
  • 2005 - Acting Superintendent (covering for an absent Adam Okaro, due to family grievance)
  • 2005 - Leave of Absence: Spend time with his son.
  • 2009 - Promotion: Superintendent.



  • Laura Meadows (divorced in 2003)


  • Rachel Heath (lovers: 2003-2004)
  • Debbie McAllister (flirtation)
  • Derek Conway (Good Friend) 


  • Benjamin Meadows (son, with Laura)
  • Lucy Meadows (daughter, with Laura)
  • unnamed child (unknown gender; with Laura; miscarriage) [mentioned in 2002]
  • Joshua Heath (son, with Rachel: born in 2004)

Major StorylinesEdit

Preceded by:
DCI Kim Reid
Detective Chief Inspector
Succeeded by:

Preceded by:
Superintendent John Heaton
2009-some point before 2012
Succeeded by:

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