Benidorm. Image shows from L to R: Joyce Temple Savage (Sherrie Hewson), Les / Lesley (Tim Healy). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.


ITV sitcom set in a Spanish holiday resort. 74 episodes (10 series), 2007 - 2018. Stars Jake Canuso, Janine Duvitski, Tim Healy, Adam Gillen and others.

Series 10, Episode 8 is repeated on ITV4 on Saturday at 9pm.

Series 2, Episode 1

Everybody's back at the Solanas for more sun, sangria and swinging - including Madge's new boyfriend Mel, Didsbury's answer to Julio Iglesias.

Further details

Benidorm. Image shows from L to R: Mel (Geoffrey Hutchings), Janey York (Crissy Rock), Mick Garvey (Steve Pemberton), Jacqueline Stewart (Janine Duvitski), Donald Stewart (Kenny Ireland). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Once again the Solana, Benidorm's premier all inclusive resort, plays host to its usual mix of holidaymakers all looking for sun, sea and savings - although not all of our regulars planned on being there...

Kate and Martin have gone to a nearby picturesque village but find more than a chocolate on the pillow in their room - Donald and Jacqueline have been using the room for some 'interesting' adult activities.

The Garveys also return with several new additions - Telle's baby Coolio and Madge's new 'boyfriend' Mel, he's the owner of five sunbed shops and Didsbury's answer to Julio Iglesias.

The Garveys holiday doesn't get off to the best of starts when Mel's diving competition with The Oracle leads to a near fatal accident.

Gavin and Troy arrive at the hotel to scenes of complete chaos - Mick is trying to revive a knocked-out Mel, The Oracle is arguing and Michael is choking.

Broadcast details

Friday 28th March 2008
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jake Canuso Mateo
    Janine Duvitski Jacqueline Stewart
    Elsie Kelly Noreen Maltby
    Sheila Reid Madge
    Steve Pemberton Mick Garvey
    Siobhan Finneran Janice Garvey
    Oliver Stokes Michael Garvey
    Johnny Vegas The Oracle
    Kenny Ireland Donald Stewart
    Nicholas Burns Martin Weedon
    Abigail Cruttenden Kate Weedon
    Hugh Sachs Gavin
    Paul Bazely Troy
    Hannah Hobley Chantelle Garvey
    Crissy Rock Janey York
    Geoffrey Hutchings Mel
    Guest cast
    Derren Litten Man at Airport
    Andy Lucas Hotel Manager
    Melissa Batchelor Actor
    Francisco Jose Devesa Perez Actor
    Writing team
    Derren Litten Writer
    Production team
    Sandy Johnson Director
    Geoffrey Perkins Producer
    Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
    John MacDonnell Editor
    Heather Gibson Production Designer
    Mark Thomas Composer

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