Absent Friends

Series 6 - Episode 1 Absent Friends



After finding out about the hospital's staffing problems, Jill offers to cut short her maternity leave and return to work, while Matron notices that Catherine is doing her best to avoid Adam. Out in Africa, Jeff faces the horrors of war and makes a promise to a dying woman - but faces difficulties in keeping his word.

Cast & Crew

Dr Jeff Goodwin Paul Fox
Dr Gordon Ormerod Robert Daws
Matron Wendy Craig
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
Lizzie Hopkirk Michelle Hardwick
Dr Joan Makori Kananu Kirimi
Mr Rose Denis Lill
Frankie Robinson Scott Taylor
Alun Morris Andy Wear
Grandad Trevor Peacock
Sheila Willis Jeni Howarth-Williams
Ben Beattie David Busfield
Cassie Beattie Lauren Leak-Smith
Stephanie Beattie Isabella Eades-Jones
Therese Duval Laurie Hagen
Jonathan Ormerod Joseph Lamb
Alfie Beattie Harvey Leak-Smith
Marie Beattie Rachel Leskovac
Alele Abena Ayivor
Nkeshi Reni Oluwadare
Sebastian Ellis Andrew Langtree
Jimmy Beattie Tony Maudsley
Director Tim Dowd
Producer Ken Horn
Writer Jane Hollowood
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