Phil Hammond.

Polyoaks

BBC Radio 4 sitcom set in a doctor surgery. 26 episodes (5 series), 2011 - 2017. Stars Nigel Planer, Simon Greenall, David Westhead, Margaret Cabourn-Smith and others.

Series 2

1. A Question Of Psychology

First broadcast: Friday 9th November 2012

Dr. Jeremy is still diagnosing with Google, selling patent remedies and generally teetering on the brink of any number of malpractice suits.

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2. Distance Healing

First broadcast: Friday 16th November 2012

Dr Hugh Thornton is in a tussle with his brother Roy over a new 'Distance Healing' app, an online diagnostic system which obviates the need to meet patients face to face.

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3. Desperately Seeking Susans

First broadcast: Friday 23rd November 2012

Polyoaks faces rocketing drugs bills, and Betty demands an audit in the pharmacy. It seems drugs are going missing, and it looks like an inside job.

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4. Strange Dr Love

First broadcast: Friday 30th November 2012

Hugh is asked to chair a new government commission, so Polyoaks needs a locum. Practice manager Betty appoints the cut-price option.

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5. The Shaky Shaky Hip

First broadcast: Friday 7th December 2012

To get on in the NHS it helps to play squash. And to play squash it helps if your hip is working. Dr Hugh's isn't - and he hates going to see the doctor.

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6. The Age Old Problem

First broadcast: Friday 14th December 2012

Polyoaks is struggling to manage the budget for the care of elderly patients. Is a training day funded by Burgerland the answer?

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