'Doc Martin' Related Trivia

The doctor's surname, Ellingham, is an anagram of the surname of the programme's creator, Dominic Minghella.

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The second series was dedicated to John Coleman, props manager, who died when he fell from a cliff in Port Isaac during a break in the filming of the programme.

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There are references in the show to people being "a bit Bodmin". This is a reference to the fact that "Bodmin" was once the centre of mental health care for the South West.

Source: IMDb