The Royal

Series 6 - 3. Hoping for the Best

About this programme

3/12. Goodwin and Makori work through the night to save a toddler diagnosed with meningitis, while a dying mother worries that her alcoholic husband will not be able to care for their children after she is gone. Meanwhile, Nkeshi's future may be decided by a job offer in Cameroon.

Cast and crew


Wendy Craig
Dr Gordon Ormerod
Robert Daws
Marie Beattie
Rachel Leskovac
Dr Jill Weatherill
Amy Robbins
Ken Hopkirk
Michael Starke
Nurse Stella Davenport
Natalie Anderson
Sister Brigid
Linda Armstrong
Adam Carnegie
Robert Cavanah
Nurse Catherine Deane
Amelia Curtis
Dr Jeff Goodwin
Paul Fox
Lizzie Hopkirk
Michelle Hardwick
Dr Joan Makori
Kananu Kirimi
Mr Rose
Denis Lill
Frankie Robinson
Scott Taylor
Alun Morris
Andy Wear
Reni Oluwadare
Jonathan Ormerod
Joseph Lamb
Brian Pinner
Philip Bird
Lesley Pinner
Judy Flynn
Cassie Beattie
Lauren Leak-Smith
Stephanie Beattie
Isabella Eades-Jones
Alfie Beattie
Harvey Leak-Smith
Ben Beattie
David Busfield
Jimmy Beattie
Tony Maudsley
Jason Hodges
Jorden Bennie
Susan Hodges
Sally Carman
Colin Hodges
Julian Kay
Katie Ormerod
Tara Berwin
Tom Ormerod
Thomas Fox


Duncan Foster
Ken Horn
John Flanagan
Andrew McCulloch