Martin is surgeon, whose glittering career comes crashing down around him when he develops a phobia which prevents him conducting operations. He makes a life changing decision to retrain as a GP, and applies for a vacant post in the sleepy Cornish hamlet of Portwenn, where he spent childhood holidays.
Last Episode06x08 Departure Aired: Oct. 21, 2013
Louisa is leaving for Spain, Bert and Jennifer's engagement party goes off with a bang, and Al is hailed as a hero for saving Caroline's lif …
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Series Fun Facts
- The second series was dedicated to John Coleman (IV), props manager, who died when he fell from a cliff in Port Isaac during a break in the filming of the programme.
- The set for the school where Louisa teaches is actually a restaurant that was originally a primary school.
- The doctor's surname, Ellingham, is an anagram of the surname of the programme's creator, Dominic Minghella.