The Holly Bears a Prickle

Series 3 - Episode 5 The Holly Bears a Prickle



The irascible medic and Louisa embark on what seems to be a perfect first date at a classical music performance in the grounds of a country house, but an inappropriate remark from the doctor kills off any chance of romance. Elsewhere, Al worries that Pauline's gambling is getting out of hand when he finds out that her moped has been repossessed. Comedy drama, starring Martin Clunes and Caroline Catz.

Cast & Crew

Dr Martin Ellingham Martin Clunes
Louisa Glasson Caroline Catz
Bert Large Ian McNeice
Joan Norton Stephanie Cole
Pauline Lamb Katherine Parkinson
PC Penhale John Marquez
Mick Mabley Joseph Morgan
Al Large Joe Absolom
Dawn Lamb Denise Black
Holly Lucy Robinson
Dave Tony Maudsley
Mr Elliot Howard Coggins
Singer Molly Bolt
Overalled man Alec Nicholls
Fisherman one Adam Bareham
Fisherman two Trevor Cuthbertson
Director Ben Bolt
Executive Producer Mark Crowdy
Producer Philippa Braithwaite
Writer Ben Bolt
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Drama Comedy