British Comedy Guide

Nurse. Image shows from L to R: Herbert (Paul Whitehouse), Elizabeth (Esther Coles). Copyright: Down The Line Productions.

Nurse

BBC Two comedy drama / sketch show. 4 episodes (1 series) in 2015. Stars Esther Coles, Paul Whitehouse, Cecilia Noble, Rosie Cavaliero, Simon Day, Jason Maza, Vilma Hollingbery and others.

Episode 3 is repeated on Gold on Wednesday 30th May at 1:20am.

Series 1, Episode 3

Graham's mood has lifted as he tells Liz about his new girlfriend, but his mother disapproves of the new love interest - especially when items start to go missing.

Further details

Nurse. Image shows from L to R: Elizabeth (Esther Coles), Graham Downes (Paul Whitehouse). Copyright: Down The Line Productions.

Liz tries to encourage introverted Billy to cook, but he struggles with his OCD tendencies.

Liz is later treated to a music master class by manic ex-rocker Ray and heartbroken elderly rake Herbert opens up to Liz about his inability to keep his libido going which is a terrible blow for a man like him.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 24th March 2015
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

  1. Wednesday 30th May 2018 at 1:20am on Gold

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Cast & crew

Regular cast
Esther Coles Elizabeth
Paul Whitehouse Graham Downes
Paul Whitehouse Maurice
Paul Whitehouse Ray
Paul Whitehouse Billy
Paul Whitehouse Herbert
Paul Whitehouse Gary
Cecilia Noble Lorrie
Rosie Cavaliero Graham's Mum
Rosie Cavaliero April
Simon Day Tony Beckton
Jason Maza Jack
Vilma Hollingbery Phyllis
Doc Brown (as Ben Bailey-Smith) PC Dave
Colin Hoult PC Terry
Guest cast
Gemma Arrowsmith Janice (Graham's Girlfriend)
Paul Whitehouse Callum from Watford (Voice)
Writing team
Paul Whitehouse Writer
David Cummings Writer
Esther Coles Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Ian FitzGibbon Director
Tilusha Ghelani Producer
Paul Whitehouse Producer
Gareth Edwards Executive Producer
Nick Peto Editor
Brian Sykes Production Designer

Videos

Happy Graham

Graham is noticeably happy but can Nurse Liz work out why?

Can't see a video here? Watch this clip on bbc.co.uk

Featuring: Esther Coles (Elizabeth), Paul Whitehouse (Graham Downes), Rosie Cavaliero (Graham's Mum).

Ted Hughes

Herbert talks about a letter he sent to Ted Hughes, a letter he sent last week.

Can't see a video here? Watch this clip on bbc.co.uk

Featuring: Esther Coles (Elizabeth), Paul Whitehouse (Herbert).

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