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

Benidorm

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 2, Episode 2

Instead of escaping from the resort, Martin and Kate find themselves babysitting Telle's baby, Coolio. Mel abandons the idea of having a go at 'Wuthering Heights' at the karaoke night, and asks a question that shocks everyone especially Madge.

Further details

Benidorm. Image shows from L to R: Mel (Geoffrey Hutchings), Madge (Sheila Reid). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

The Oracle's attempts to apologise to Mel for the diving accident leads to a bit of a Kung-Fu punch up.

Meanwhile, instead of escaping from the resort, Martin and Kate find themselves stuck in their room babysitting Telle's baby. Martin discovers that doing a funny dance stops little Coolio crying.

Later, after his near death experience Mel, dressed in a head-turning white suit, abandons the idea of "having a crack at Wuthering Heights" at the karaoke night and instead asks a question that shocks everyone - especially Madge. She accepts the marriage proposal despite the fact he really can't sing!

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 4th April 2008
Time
9:30pm
Channel
ITV
Length
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
Writing team
Derren Litten Writer
Production team
Sandy Johnson Director
Geoffrey Perkins Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
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