The peace of Portwenn is disturbed when birdwatchers descend on the village. Louisa's father arrives unannounced. Could this affect the relationship between Martin and Louisa?
The Doc is still as clumsy as ever when it comes to women.Just as things are looking rosily romantic between him & Louisa he makes a terrible faux pas.She can't forgive him for accusing her of failing in her dental hygiene regime.
Christmas special. The peace of Portwenn is disturbed when birdwatchers descend on the village. Louisa's father arrives unannounced. Could this affect the relationship between Martin and Louisa?
A boy who is afflicted with a circulating skin condition, has developed a fascination for medical matters. He's been studying The Doc's medical dictionaries, and using his new found knowledge to terrorise other children at the school.
A family in a remote country home have chronic stomach disorders, and a blood test confirms they have salmonella poisoning.The Doc thought the problem was their putrid fridge, then discovers they also have a bizarre passion for taxidermy.
There's concern that local radio presenter has a drink problem. She's been heard slurring her words during her broadcasts, and she's been seen driving erratically. Martin calls Caroline to the surgery - is she an alcoholic?
Irate husband Phil Pratt accuses Dr Martin Ellingham of killing his wife Helen when he comes to their house to treat her. The doctor is in the middle of examining Helen when she collapses, and before an ambulance can be called she's dead.
Dr Martin's Ellingham's parents, Christopher and Margaret make a surprise visit to Cornwall. The Doc is puzzled why they should turn up out of the blue to see him. The true reason comes to light when Martin takes them to see Aunt Joan.
PC Mark Mylow's wedding plans are put in jeopardy when he suffers a deadly snake bite on his stag night. As he deteriorates, Al is desperate to get help, and manages to phone the doctor, but can't tell them where they are located.
A man arrives to try to trace a missing woman but encounters the curtness of the Doc. The woman's mother is desperately ill, and wants to see her daughter before it's too late.