The everyday lives of the people frequenting the frenetic Accident and Emergency department of Holby City hospital.
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Derek Thompson ...
 Charlie Fairhead (711 episodes, 1986-2016)
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 Tess Bateman / ... (487 episodes, 1996-2016)
Ian Bleasdale ...
 Josh Griffiths (436 episodes, 1989-2016)
Jane Hazlegrove ...
 Kathleen 'Dixie' Dixon / ... (401 episodes, 1996-2016)
Tony Marshall ...
 Noel Garcia / ... (370 episodes, 1993-2016)
Charles Dale ...
 Big Mac / ... (356 episodes, 1995-2016)
Sunetra Sarker ...
 Zoe Hanna (335 episodes, 2007-2016)
Matt Bardock ...
 Jeff Collier / ... (314 episodes, 1993-2014)
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Drama depicting the private and working lives of the patients, doctors, nurses and others attending a small but frantically busy accident and emergency department of the large Holby General hospital. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Baleseti sebészet  »

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Georgia Taylor was not considered for a BAFTA nomination for her portrayal of mentally unstable Dr. Ruth Winters and especially for her outstanding performance in episode Casualty: Place of Safety (2011) (#25.23). See more »

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John 'Abs' Denham: Nina, could you possibly run Ellen into town?
Nina Farr: No. But I can run her over.
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Featured in Live from Studio Five: Episode #1.48 (2009) See more »

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Does the term "Flogging a Dead Horse" spring to mind?
16 March 2002 | by (Hertfordshire, England) – See all my reviews

When this show first began I was still a schoolboy and I loved it because my dream was to be a nurse in a casualty unit. Since that time I have realised that dream, and also realised what utter tripe this show has become. True to BBC drama form these days it seems that everything must be miserable or depressing to be considered good drama. Over the years I have seen the show deteriorate into the realms of nothing more than a political hobby horse. Bearing little resemblance to reality in any way all this show does for me is ensure I turn over stat!


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