Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Louisa Glasson (Caroline Catz), Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes). Copyright: ITV.

Doc Martin (2004)

ITV comedy drama about village life. 70 episodes (9 series), 2004 - 2019. Stars Martin Clunes, Caroline Catz, Ian McNeice, Joe Absolom and others.

Catch-up on Episode 8 on ITV Hub   Series 5, Episode 1 is repeated on ITV3 today at 8pm.

Series 5

Doc Martin. Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

1. Preserve The Romance

First broadcast: Monday 12th September 2011

Curmudgeonly GP Martin Ellingham's plans to resume his career as a consultant in London are put on hold with the birth of the baby he fathered with his now estranged partner, Louisa Glasson.

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Doc Martin. Aunt Ruth Ellingham (Eileen Atkins). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

2. Dry Your Tears

First broadcast: Monday 19th September 2011

With the departure of Dr Dibbs, Dr Ellingham moves back into his old surgery, agreeing to stay for a couple of months until a replacement can be appointed.

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Doc Martin. Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

3. Boho With A Shotgun

First broadcast: Monday 26th September 2011

Sleepless nights are taking their toll on Dr Martin Ellingham and Louisa Glasson. Tempers are frayed as they try to find ways to comfort their constantly wailing baby.

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Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Mark (Tom Goodman-Hill), Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

4. Mother Knows Best

First broadcast: Monday 3rd October 2011

It's Portwenn Fun Day and the village is buzzing with excitement about this major fund raising event. PC Penhale is in his element rallying the runners and whipping up support.

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Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Maggie Reid (Julie Graham), PC Penhale (John Marquez). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

5. Remember Me

First broadcast: Monday 10th October 2011

PC Joe Penhale has an unexpected visitor: his ex wife Maggie. She appears to have completely forgotten that they split up a couple of years ago.

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Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: PC Penhale (John Marquez), Maggie Reid (Julie Graham). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

6. Don't Let Go

First broadcast: Monday 17th October 2011

PC Joe Penhale is desperate to keep Maggie and show her he's changed; that he's the macho husband she wants. But once she has the all clear from the doctor, Maggie plans to return to Bude.

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Doc Martin. Bert Large (Ian McNeice). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

7. Cats And Sharks

First broadcast: Monday 24th October 2011

Bert Large's restaurant business is financial trouble. He can't even afford the food and drink for a charity event to raise money for Florence Dingle's cat sanctuary. Mrs Dingle is distraught. She desperately needs the money to continue to look after the cats and kittens in her care.

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Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Louisa Glasson (Caroline Catz), Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

8. Ever After

First broadcast: Monday 31st October 2011

Mrs Tishell's long standing crush on Dr Martin Ellingham takes a dramatic turn in this final episode in the series.

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