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 4, Episode 3

The Garvey's get a bit of a shock when they discover that Mel's debt has been taken on by some gangsters. They find themselves attempting a very risky bet to pay off what they owe.

Further details

Benidorm. Mr Pink (Melvyn Hayes). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

It's all go at The Solana as Mateo prepares for his first water aerobics class. However, when Donald takes a funny turn in the pool, Mateo finds himself in a spot of bother with the boss and is forced to ask Les/Lesley to help him out.

The Garvey's get a bit of a shock when they are approached by some gangsters by the pool who tells them that they have taken on Mel's debt. The Garveys find themselves in a make or break situation as they attempt a very risky bet to pay off what they owe.

Noreen's problems with Pauline continue - she's decided she wants to leave Benidorm early. Meanwhile, Liam is still stuck to Natalie's side, much to the annoyance of Sam.

Gavin, who's grown increasingly annoyed by Kenneth's freeloading is becoming extremely suspicious of him. Having arrived in Benidorm with no money he now seems to have rather a lot of it...

Broadcast details

Friday 11th March 2011
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jake Canuso Mateo
Janine Duvitski Jacqueline Stewart
Tim Healy Les / Lesley
Adam Gillen Liam
Tony Maudsley Kenneth
Shelley Longworth Sam
Elsie Kelly Noreen Maltby
Selina Griffiths Pauline
Sheila Reid Madge
Steve Pemberton Mick Garvey
Siobhan Finneran Janice Garvey
Oliver Stokes Michael Garvey
Kenny Ireland Donald Stewart
Hugh Sachs Gavin
Crissy Rock Janey York
Kathryn Drysdale Natalie
Guest cast
Steve Speirs Uri (Bodyguard)
Melvyn Hayes Mr Pink
Shaun Foster Conley Self
Writing team
Derren Litten Writer
Simon Carlyle Script Editor
Production team
Sandy Johnson Director
Ben Cavey Producer
Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer

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