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.

Series 9, Episode 8 is repeated on Tuesday at 7pm.

Doc Martin. Image shows from L to R: Morwenna Newcross (Jessica Ransom), PC Penhale (John Marquez), Al Large (Joe Absolom).

Series 9, Episode 8 - Licence To Practice

Wedding bells are ringing in Portwenn with the preparations for Morwenna and Al's wedding. But some last minute hitches threaten to jeopardise their big day.

Further details

Tom Conti guest stars in this last episode as Bernard Newton, an eminent surgeon who is assessing Dr Martin Ellingham in the final part of the General Medical Council scrutiny, monitoring his skills in assisted surgery.

Bernard Newton is leading the surgery, which puts Martin at ease given he was his tutor, colleague and old friend.

Wedding bells are ringing in Portwenn with the preparations for Morwenna and Al's wedding. But some last minute hitches threaten to jeopardise their big day.

There's an awkward meeting for PC Penhale when his ex fiancé Janice Bone, returns for the wedding. She left him standing at the altar, and he now wonders if she's back because she still has feelings for him.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 13th November 2019
Time
9pm
Channel
ITV
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

  1. Tuesday 2nd June 2020 at 7:00pm on ITV

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
Buffy Davis Pippa Woodley
Elliott Blake James Henry
Guest cast
Angela Curran Caitlin Morgan
Melanie Downs Postwoman Steph
Olivia Poulet Julia Pote
Robyn Addison Janice Bone
Tom Conti Bernard Newton
Penelope Beaumont Evelyn Pearce
Ffion Jolly Anaesthetist
Writing team
Jack Lothian Writer
Lindsay Sharp Script Editor
Production team
Nigel Cole Director
Philippa Braithwaite Producer
Mark Crowdy Executive Producer
Nick McPhee Editor
Anthony Ainsworth Production Designer
Jane Broomfield Production Designer
Colin Towns Composer
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