Getting On. Image shows from L to R: Sister Den Flixter (Joanna Scanlan), Nurse Kim Wilde (Jo Brand), Doctor Pippa Moore (Vicki Pepperdine). Copyright: Vera Productions.

Getting On

BBC Four sitcom about nursing. 15 episodes (3 series), 2009 - 2012. Stars Jo Brand, Joanna Scanlan, Vicki Pepperdine, Ricky Grover and Cush Jumbo.

Series 2, Episode 2

While Den and Matron Hilary Loftus are flirting behind closed doors, an incident on the ward triggers the blame game. Meanwhile, Pippa receives good news about her faecal forum paper, and the arrival of consultant Peter Healy further lightens her mood.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 2nd November 2010
BBC Four
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jo Brand Nurse Kim Wilde
Joanna Scanlan Sister Den Flixter
Vicki Pepperdine Doctor Pippa Moore
Ricky Grover Hilary Loftus
Guest cast
Joshua Mbaka (as Josh Mbaka) Josh (Student Doctor)
James Statham James (Student Doctor)
Peter Capaldi Peter Healy (Doctor)
Helen Griffin Megan Hughes (Union Rep)
Nan Kerr Mrs Fyvie
Hazel Douglas Peggy Lowe (Patient)
Michael Gould Neville Lowe (Son)
Richard Watts Actor
Kat Ahyow Actor
Jennifer Capon Actor
Pamela Craine Actor
Kulwant Dhaliwal Actor
Hazel Godfrey Actor
Jeanie Gold Actor
Dee Banya Actor
Lucinda Love Actor
Jenny Mayers Actor
Matt Medland Actor
Penelope Read Actor
Writing team
Jo Brand Writer
Joanna Scanlan Writer
Vicki Pepperdine Writer
Production team
Peter Capaldi Director
Geoff Atkinson Producer
Simon Lupton Executive Producer


Another day, Another Multi Discipline Team Meeting

Pippa chairs another Multi Discipline Team Meeting in the presence of Peter Healy, but finds not all the technology works as well as it should.

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Featuring: Vicki Pepperdine (Doctor Pippa Moore), Peter Capaldi (Peter Healy), Helen Griffin (Megan Hughes).

Taking A Professional Approach To Your Work

Megan Hughes, union representative, takes a professional approach to her work, as Kim seeks solutions to her problems with her Return to Practice Modules.

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Featuring: Jo Brand (Nurse Kim Wilde), Helen Griffin (Megan Hughes).


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