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

Doc Martin (2004)

ITV comedy drama about village life. 62 episodes (8 series), 2004 - 2017. Stars Martin Clunes, Buffy Davis, Caroline Catz, Ian McNeice and others.

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Series 8, Episode 5 is repeated on ITV3 on Friday at 8pm.

Series 7

Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes), Morwenna Newcross (Jessica Ransom), Steve Baker (Daniel Ryan). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

1. Rescue Me

First broadcast: Monday 7th September 2015

After their tumultuous time last series, Louisa has gone for a break to visit her mother in Spain and to have some time to think, and get some perspective on their relationship. Martin is faced with the questions: will Louisa come back to him; and what can he do to make sure that she does?

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

2. The Shock Of The New

First broadcast: Monday 14th September 2015

After Martin's first session with psychotherapist Dr Rachel Timoney, we see he may have met his match: if anyone is going to be able to help Martin change, then Dr Timoney seems well qualified.

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

3. It's Good To Talk

First broadcast: Monday 21st September 2015

Martin has decided he will be the one to move out of the surgery to allow Louisa the space she needs, which Louisa does really appreciate.

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Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Al Large (Joe Absolom), Bert Large (Ian McNeice). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

4. Education, Education, Education

First broadcast: Monday 28th September 2015

Louisa and Martin have their first therapy session together - though neither of them was expecting that they would be given homework. Meanwhile, Peter Cronk gets some work experience at the surgery.

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Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes), Angela Sim (Caroline Quentin). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

5. Control-Alt-Delete

First broadcast: Monday 5th October 2015

Martin reaches breaking point with being followed around by Buddy: He resolves to find a vet to have him put him down.

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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.

6. Other People's Children

First broadcast: Monday 19th October 2015

Martin and Louisa do not seem to be having much success with their therapy, so Dr Timoney advises that they should try and take things back to the beginning of their relationship and plan a date.

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Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Beth Traywick (Sigourney Weaver), Dr Martin Ellingham (Martin Clunes). Copyright: Buffalo Pictures / Homerun Productions.

7. Facta Non Verba

First broadcast: Monday 26th October 2015

Martin has new neighbours: Erica the new art teacher at Portwenn school has moved in with her daughter, Bernie.

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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. The Doctor Is Out

First broadcast: Monday 2nd November 2015

Louisa is leaving for Spain, Bert and Jennifer's engagement party goes off with a bang, and Al is hailed a hero for saving Caroline's life.

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