Series Information

Web site:


A catchy comedy drama that stars Martin Clunes as the brash doctor Martin Ellingham, whose blunt opinions and tactless manner cause mayhem in a small Cornish community.

TV Schedule

It's Good to Talk #703 [TV-PG]
Martin has decided he will be the one to move out of the Surgery to allow Louisa the space she needs. Louisa is intrigued to meet Martin's therapist, but is not quite so happy when Dr. Timoney suggests that they should have therapy as a couple.

  • KET Thursday, February 4 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET Friday, February 5 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, February 5 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Sunday, February 7 at 3:00 pm EST

Education, Education, Education #704 [TV-PG]
Louisa and Martin have their first therapy session and are surprised when they are given homework.

  • KET Thursday, February 18 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET Friday, February 19 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, February 19 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Sunday, February 21 at 3:00 pm EST

Control-Alt-Delete #705 [TV-PG]
After being followed around by Buddy, Martin is determined to find a vet to have him put down. Morwenna, and eventually Louisa, manage to persuade him that it isn't quite that simple.

  • KET Thursday, February 25 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET Friday, February 26 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, February 26 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Sunday, February 28 at 3:00 pm EST

Other People's Children #706 [TV-PG]
Martin and Louisa don't seem to be having much success with their therapy, so Dr. Timoney advises that they should try and take things back to the beginning of their relationship.

  • KET Thursday, March 3 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET Friday, March 4 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, March 4 at 8:00 pm EST

Facta Non Verba #707 [TV-PG]
After Martin and Louisa tell Dr. Timoney about their failed date night, she questions their ultimate compatibility. Martin has new neighbors.

  • KET Thursday, March 10 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Friday, March 11 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Sunday, March 13 at 3:00 pm EST

The Doctor Is Out #708 [TV-PG]
In the season 7 finale, Annie Winton desperately wants Martin to try and save her husband, who was diagnosed with terminal cancer.

  • KET Thursday, March 17 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Friday, March 18 at 8:00 pm EST

Uneasy Lies The Head #402 [TV-PG]
Martin struggles to deal with the news of Louisa's pregnancy. But Louisa is adamant that she does not want Martin involved. She is hired to teach at the local school, but the headmaster is acting strangely. He has an arm that rises up into the air without him seeming to notice it! At the hospital for a routine check-up, Louisa discovers that Edith is going to be her doctor. She also learns something about Martin and Edith's relationship during medical school that shocks her. Upon returning to school, Louisa discovers that the headmaster has taken her pupils down to the treacherous rock pools of Roscarrock Cove for a nature walk. She alerts Martin and he rushes there to try and save the children.

  • KET Thursday, March 24 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET Friday, March 25 at 3:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, March 25 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Sunday, March 27 at 3:00 pm EST

Better The Devil #401 [TV-PG]
Life has become ever more infuriating for Dr. Martin Ellingham since the heart-wrenching decision to call off his marriage to Louisa. Martin has begun to question what keeps him in Cornwall. On a visit to the hospital, Martin is stunned to meet Edith, his old girlfriend from medical school days who is now a top-ranking doctor with a flourishing private practice. Martin learns there is a prestigious surgeon's job opening up in London that is perfect for him if he can overcome his blood phobia. But all Martin's thoughts of the future are turned upside-down when Louisa unexpectedly returns to Portwenn. She wants nothing to do with Martin, but she has big news of her own.

  • KET Friday, March 25 at 2:00 am EST

Perish Together As Fools #403 [TV-PG]
Martin is shocked to find Louisa and Aunt Joan knocking at his door before his office has opened. Louisa has had a medical scare and wants Martin's reassurance that everything is fine. P.C. Penhale, still officially the world's worst policeman, has an unexpected visitor - his older brother Sam. Martin notices that Sam has some problems with his memory and co-ordination. It's probably just a virus, but when Martin takes Sam's family history, he decides there is a very small possibility that Sam has a rare genetic disease. It turns out that Martin diagnoses a different illness that will change Penhale's opinion of his brother forever.

  • KET Thursday, March 31 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Friday, April 1 at 8:00 pm EST
List all episodes


Official web site:

More Like This

Close this window