Doctors: S21E127 – The Kindness of Strangers
Wednesday 20 May 2020
BBC One: 13:45

  • Produced by Carol Harding
  • Written by Tom Ogden
  • Directed by Gary Williams


Aunty Em returns to the airways but a face from the past threatens all.

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Sid and Rob come to the rescue of a widowed father and his daughter who are struggling to cope.

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Tammy Beckworth welcomes Emma back to the radio show but Emma is furious to discover she has invited a homeopath on to the show as well and rants to Zara.

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Recently widowed father Frank Matthews has searched daughter Ava’s room and confiscated something important to her, they argue so loudly the police are called. Sid arrives to find Rob already there, he informs him Ava has locked herself in the bathroom and could be self-harming with a broken bottle.


  • Amy Anderson as Tammy Beckworth
  • Ashley Rice as Dr Sid Vere
  • Ben Crowe as Frank Matthews
  • Chris Walker as Rob Hollins
  • Dido Miles as Dr Emma Reid
  • Elizabeth Dermot Walsh as Dr Zara Charmichael
  • Lauren Corless as Ava Matthews
  • Sam Battersea as Su Turtle