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
    Jeremy Strachan Editor
    Charlie Phillips Editor
    Heather Gibson Production Designer
    Mark Thomas Composer

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