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.

Benidorm. Image shows from L to R: Janice Garvey (Siobhan Finneran), Enrique (Christopher Sciueref), Madge (Sheila Reid). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Summer Special

Our favourite holidaymakers are back for a one-hour Summer special. Will Mel survive? Will Mick be left stranded in a Benidorm jail? Will Janice run off with Jack? Will The Oracle ever reach dry land? And just how will Madge cope?

Further details

The Garvey's outspoken grandma Madge is distraught her new husband Mel is unconscious in hospital but she's soon to be faced with a much more dangerous situation.

The Oracle was last seen flying out to sea on a rogue Paraglider, as his mum Noreen looks on.

Kate and Martin are back and celebrating Kate's surprise pregnancy news.

Gay couple Gavin and Troy return and find themselves drawn into the Garvey's dramatic situation.

Good-hearted swingers Donald and Jacqueline end up becoming 'unofficial babysitters' to the Garvey kids.

Plus there's a return appearance from Jack - the local bar boy who declared his love for Janice at the end of series two.

Broadcast details

Sunday 31st May 2009
60 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
Elliott Jordan Jack
Joe Ferrera Policeman
Derren Litten Man at Police Station
Christopher Sciueref Enrique (Criminal)
Arturo Venegas Dr Perez
Writing team
Derren Litten Writer
Production team
Sandy Johnson Director
Jo Willett Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer

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