The Royal

Series 3 - 12. Reckoning

About this programme

12/14. Dr Ormerod is furious to discover the police have launched an investigation into his wife's death, and reveals in a heated outburst that she was planning to leave him at the time of the accident. Bad news strikes a family when it emerges a couple's son is showing signs of a hereditary heart disorder, a mother-to-be suffers kidney failure during childbirth and hospital porter Ken Hopkirk needs an operation after injuring himself while lifting a piano. Romance blossoms for Dr Goodwin and student nurse Samantha Beaumont, and Lizzie Kennoway's driving lesson ends in disaster when she slams into the back of Mr Harper's parked car. Rural medical drama, starring Robert Daws, Simon Molloy, Amy Robbins and Paul Fox.

Cast and crew


Dr Gordon Ormerod
Robert Daws
DI Shiner
Simon Molloy
Dr Jill Weatherill
Amy Robbins
Sister Brigid
Linda Armstrong
Peter Blackwood
Matthew Beard
Mr Blackwood
Michael Bolt
Mrs Blackwood
Julia Swift
Wendy Craig
Joy Bainbridge
Susan McArdle
Dr Jeffrey Goodwin
Paul Fox
Student Nurse Samantha Beaumont
Anna Madeley
Ken Hopkirk
Michael Starke
Mr Harper
John Axon
Lizzie Kennoway
Michelle Hardwick
Staff Nurse Meryl Taylor
Zoie Kennedy