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 (696 episodes, 1986-2016)
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 Tess Bateman / ... (486 episodes, 1996-2015)
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 Josh Griffiths (435 episodes, 1989-2007)
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 Kathleen 'Dixie' Dixon / ... (401 episodes, 1996-2016)
Charles Dale ...
 Big Mac / ... (355 episodes, 1995-2016)
Tony Marshall ...
 Noel Garcia / ... (352 episodes, 1993-2016)
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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Until production of Casualty moved from Bristol to Cardiff in 2011, a common filming location for high-speed car accidents was the "Road to Nowhere" in Yate, just north of Bristol. This is a short length of dual-carriageway road between Rodford Way and Badminton Road, part of a planned bypass around Yate, which was started in the 1970s but was never completed. Consequently it is unused by traffic and is therefore safe for dangerous stunts, but looks like a proper road. See more »

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Very good Saturday night viewing.
29 July 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I do like Casualty and Holby City, they are good shows to watch in the evenings. The acting is on the whole good, I have always liked Simon McCorkindale's Harry, and the story lines are intriguing. However, recently, the scripts have become a bit unfocused, and sometimes the whole episode slips into melodrama at the end. But despite the fact it can be a bit gory, Casualty is certainly watchable, and it is one of those things I do like watching on Saturday nights, especially when the episodes end on cliffhangers which compels you to watch the next episode. Overall, I do really like Casualty, even if it does get a bit melodramatic and gory. 8/10 Bethany Cox


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