Doctors: S21E167 – Love in a Strange Place
Thursday 10 December 2020
BBC One: 13:45

  • Produced by Simon J Curtis
  • Written by Henrietta Hardy
  • Directed by Jennie Padden

Emma tries to hide her little secret.
Valerie supports Lily through a tough time.
Bear learns a lesson about love from a homeless artist.

Lily talks to Valerie about her recent doctor’s visit who tries to soothe her worries and tells her to focus on the positive things in life.

On his way to work, Bear meets Lenny, a homeless artist. He buys the man some breakfast, but Lenny suddenly collapses.

Lily tells Al she’s decided to tell her parents about her cancer worries.

Before he passes away, Lenny tells Bear to pass on a message to someone named Chrissie. Bear asks Rob to let him know if any family members are found, so he can pass on his message.


  • Bharti Patel as Ruhma Carter
  • Chris Walker as Rob Hollins
  • Dex Lee as Bear Sylvester
  • Dido Miles as Dr Emma Reid
  • Ian Midlane as Dr Al Haskey
  • Jackie Morrison as Elaine Rutter
  • Kiki Kendrick as Chrissie Webber
  • Leon Herbert as Lenny Rutter
  • Raj Ghatak as Aashiq Sawney
  • Sarah Moyle as Valerie Pitman
  • Verity Rushworth as Lily Walker