Bill Middleton deffo did suffer Chuck Cunningham Syndrome. No mention of him at all after he last appeared at Meg's funeral. We are now up to Aug 1994 in the reruns in the UK and no mention of Bill. Joe also leaves in the reruns on Monday.
Frazer Hines is up for a return, I say go for it. Mervyn Watson had a lot to answer for. A sexist pig he was as well.