The everyday lives of the people frequenting the frenetic Accident and Emergency department of Holby City hospital.
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Series cast summary:
Derek Thompson ...  Charlie Fairhead / ... 774 episodes, 1986-2018
Suzanne Packer ...  Tess Bateman / ... 487 episodes, 1996-2016
Ian Bleasdale Ian Bleasdale ...  Josh Griffiths 440 episodes, 1989-2017
Tony Marshall Tony Marshall ...  Noel Garcia / ... 437 episodes, 1993-2018
Jane Hazlegrove ...  Kathleen 'Dixie' Dixon / ... 401 episodes, 1996-2016
Charles Dale Charles Dale ...  Big Mac / ... 356 episodes, 1995-2016
Sunetra Sarker Sunetra Sarker ...  Zoe Hanna 336 episodes, 2007-2018
Catherine Shipton Catherine Shipton ...  Lisa Duffin / ... 316 episodes, 1986-2018
Matt Bardock Matt Bardock ...  Jeff Collier / ... 314 episodes, 1993-2014
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Drama depicting the private and working lives of the hospital staff, paitents 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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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

28 September 1998 (USA) See more »

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Baleseti sebészet See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Holby has a Geraint Morris ward. This was named after Geraint Morris, the show's original producer who died in 1997. See more »

Quotes

Barney Woolfe: [Chloe has just bought a houseboat] So this boat, what's it called?
Chloe Hill: Not it - she! It's called Kestrel... ain't that lovely?
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Spin-off Holby Blue (2007) See more »

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Does the term "Flogging a Dead Horse" spring to mind?
16 March 2002 | by samwise-1See 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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