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 5

The sun is shining in Benidorm again and although Pauline is more or less permanently drunk, everyone is looking forward to Eighties Night with special guests Bananarama.

Further details

Benidorm. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Madge learns that there is the chance of a lease on a bar coming up - but will she be brave enough to stay on in Spain without Mel?

Kenneth takes Gavin on a trip to cheer him up, but the day does not prove to be as relaxing as promised. Liam continues trying to win Natalie's heart but she is more interested in Mateo. Les/Lesley talks Mateo into going on a double date - with some truly disastrous results.

Back at the Solana, Bananarama find an unexpected third member for their performance.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st April 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
Neil Fitzmaurice Lucky Kev
Julian Bastoa Ray (Undercover Policeman)
Joey Ansah Ricky (Nudist)
Sara Dallin Self
Keren Woodward 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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