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  • Episode:

    7 of 8

  • Title:

    Series 8

  • Transmission (TX):

    Tue 21 Jul 2020

  • TX Confirmed


  • Time

    7.00pm - 8.00pm

  • Week:

    Week 30 2020 : Sat 18 Jul - Fri 24 Jul

  • Channel:


  • Published:

    Wed 08 Jul 2020

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[re-run of series 8]

Series overview

Martin Clunes plays the nation’s favourite grumpy medic, Doc Martin.

He stars as Dr. Martin Ellingham, the GP with a brusque bedside manner and a phobia of blood, in the hugely successful drama produced by Buffalo Pictures, and set in the idyllic hamlet of Portwenn in Cornwall.

Picturesque Port Isaac provides the beautiful backdrop for the popular series, with all regular members of the cast reprising their roles.

Episode 7

It is the annual Portwenn versus Port Carran gig race and school gig festival.

Morwenna needs to find a replacement rower after Eric dislocates his finger.

Martin has a patient that passes out during a consultation, which has Martin pass out too.

Louisa hands in her resignation letter and Mel goes to see Martin about concerns over her husband’s drinking.

Martin and Louisa arrive home to find Chris Parsons waiting for them. 

Regular cast

Caroline Catz - Louisa Ellingham
Dame Eileen - Aunt Ruth
Ian McNeice - Bert Large
Joe Absolom - Al
John Marquez - PC Joe Penhale
Jessica Ransom - Morwenna Newcross
Selina Cadell - Mrs Tishell.