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.

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Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated on ITV3 today at 8pm.

Series 7, Episode 8 - The Doctor Is Out

Martin finds himself trapped by Annie Winton, whilst Louisa wonders about the breakdown of their therapy.

Further details

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

Martin finds himself trapped by Annie Winton who desperately wants him to try and save her husband Jim, who has recently been diagnosed as having terminal cancer.

Louisa is worried about Martin and wonders if the breakdown of their therapy could have led to him deciding to leave Portwenn for good.

PC Penhale drives Louisa up to Winton Farm, where they discover Martin performing a life-saving operation on Jim.

Martin and Louisa are reunited, but is it too late to save their marriage?

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 2nd November 2015
Time
9pm
Channel
ITV
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Martin Clunes Dr Martin Ellingham
Caroline Catz Louisa Glasson
Ian McNeice Bert Large
Joe Absolom Al Large
Selina Cadell Mrs Tishell
John Marquez PC Penhale
Eileen Atkins Aunt Ruth Ellingham
Jessica Ransom Morwenna Newcross
Robyn Addison Janice
Emily Bevan Dr Rachel Timoney
Ella Ainsworth Becky Trevean
Guest cast
Rory Wilton Chippy Miller
Yasmin Wilde Min
Gemma Jones Annie Winton
Nicholas Lumley Jim Winton
Richard Riddell Clemo Winton
Christabel Muir Patient
Writing team
Jack Lothian Writer
Evie Bergson (as Evie Bergson-Korn) Script Editor
Lindsay Sharp Script Editor
Production team
Ben Gregor Director
Philippa Braithwaite Producer
Mark Crowdy Executive Producer
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