The Royal

Series 4 - 12. While the Cat's Away

About this programme

12/12. Matron is forced to change her plans after a tragic turn of events and decides to withdraw her resignation. Nurse Taylor grows closer to Jeff as they tackle an unusual medical emergency, but later finds herself confronted by an angry Frankie. Harper's money-saving schemes backfire in spectacular fashion, while an argument over a patient's health sparks off a chain of events which leaves Gordon's life hanging in the balance. Medical drama starring Wendy Craig, Amy Robbins, Robert Daws and Zoie Kennedy.

Cast and crew


Dr Gordon Ormerod
Robert Daws
Sister Brigid
Linda Armstrong
Wendy Craig
Dr Jill Weatherill
Amy Robbins
TJ Middleditch
Ian Carmichael
Nigel Harper
John Axon
Dr Jeffrey Goodwin
Paul Fox
Mr Rose
Denis Lill
Ken Hopkirk
Michael Starke
Alun Morris
Andy Wear
Lizzie Kennoway
Michelle Hardwick
Frankie Robinson
Scott Taylor
Staff Nurse Meryl Taylor
Zoie Kennedy
Stella Davenport
Natalie Anderson
Fay Wallace
Mary Jo Randle
David Wallace
Malcolm Tomlinson
Carol Wallace
Emily Fleeshman
Mr Forbes
Alan David
Mrs Forbes
Judi Jones
Annie Pailthorpe
Jacqueline Naylor
Rick Pailthorpe
Mark Entwistle


Judith Dine
Executive Producer
Keith Richardson
Executive Producer
Ken Horn
Carol Wilks
Jane Hollowood