Born and Bred

Born and Bred

2002 - 2006, Drama
Father-and-son doctors serve a 1950s Lancashire village.

Episode Guide

  • Born and Bred - Someone to Watch Over Me (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    Someone to Watch Over Me

    Deborah avoids Ormston; Wilf wants to set up a baby fund for when Jean gets pregnant; Silas provokes Donald.

  • Born and Bred - A Wrathful God (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    A Wrathful God

    Phyllis wants to start a petition to keep Haven Hill from closing; a tax inspector visits Jean; the sexual tension between Logan and Deborah heightens.

  • Born and Bred - The Element of Surprise (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    The Element of Surprise

    Wilf likes Jean's old nanny; Logan's lack of enthusiasm frustrates Nancy.

  • Born and Bred - Love Is Where It Falls (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Love Is Where It Falls

    Nancy gets Logan where she wants him, or so she thinks.

  • Born and Bred - Born and Bred (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Born and Bred

    Nancy tells Deborah she has to accept that Tom is gone and move on with her life; Nancy's image change surprises Logan.

  • Born and Bred - Apple Day (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Apple Day

    Ormston prepares for the traditional Apple Day Festival.

  • Born and Bred - Never Seek to Tell (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Never Seek to Tell

    Len prepares for the arrival of a foster daughter; Donald suggests that Phyllis start her own newspaper.

  • Born and Bred - Community Spirits (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Community Spirits

    Heads turn when Deborah's gorgeous younger sister, Nancy, arrives; Phyllis enjoys having Donald boarding in the Churchill Suite.

  • Born and Bred - Flying Home (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Flying Home

    The presence of a surgeon general alarms Donald; a patient tests Dr. Logan's bedside manner; someone makes an offer for the hospital.

  • Born and Bred - The Great Leap Forward (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    The Great Leap Forward

    Dr. Nick Logan arrives in Ormston to help Deborah and Donald set up a walking blood bank; Jean and Eddie search for privacy; Len awaits his first call in his new police station.

  • Born and Bred - Something Old (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    Something Old

    Jean and Eddie's big day does not go as planned; Donald is preoccupied with orphaned Niamh Copper.

  • Born and Bred - A House Divided (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    A House Divided

    The strain of the Pub Olympics puts all the participants in the hospital; Donald delivers an overseas parcel from Arthur.

  • Born and Bred - More Than You Know (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    More Than You Know

    The villagers make a plan to stop the proposed road through the village; Donald faces and ethical dilemma.

  • Born and Bred - And Is There Honey Still for Tea? (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    And Is There Honey Still for Tea?

    Tom advertises for a new doctor; some detective work sets out to trace the source of eviction notices.

  • Born and Bred - The Doctor Now Departing (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    The Doctor Now Departing

    Tension between Tom and Arthur reaches the breaking point; Eddie has a suspicious lump examined.

  • Born and Bred - Thick as Thieves (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Thick as Thieves

    Len and Linda's first foster child is not what they were expecting.

  • Born and Bred - A Small Flourish (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    A Small Flourish

    Mr. Tyldesley arrives in town; Deborah is concerned for Janet; Len and Linda prepare for the social worker's visit.

  • Born and Bred - No Regrets (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    No Regrets

    Helen becomes a trainee nurse just as the hospital welcomes its most demanding patient.

  • Born and Bred - A Little Touch of Harry (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    A Little Touch of Harry

    Phyllis's husband, Harry, returns to Ormston, forcing Arthur to devise ways to protect her from his charms.

  • Born and Bred - A Very Ormston Christmas (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    A Very Ormston Christmas

    A thief puts a damper on holiday celebrations; Arthur plays pranks on Tom; Eddie and Jean want to take the next step in their relationship.

  • Born and Bred - The Last Hurrah (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    The Last Hurrah

    Tom is angry that Arthur deceived Eugenia; Reverend Brewer finalizes the arrangements for Archie's funeral.

  • Born and Bred - The Last Hurrah (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    The Last Hurrah

    An elderly recluse agrees to go to hospital only if Arthur and the Rev. Brewer attend one last party; Jean and Eddie must pose as the Gilders.

  • Born and Bred - The Magnificent Colin (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Magnificent Colin

    The magnificent Colin arrives in town; Tom fears Aggie's husband is abusing her and her children; Jean suddenly goes blind.

  • Born and Bred - The Miracle of Ormston (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    The Miracle of Ormston

    Eddie and Len turn up at the hospital with psychosomatic illnesses.

  • Born and Bred - Old Flames (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Old Flames

    An accident at a farm reacquaints Tom with his first love; a fiance's questionable past threatens the wedding of Deb's mother.

  • Born and Bred - His Brother's Keeper (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    His Brother's Keeper

    A German war veteran has news of Wilf's missing brother; Arthur throws his back out and must miss a fishing trip.

  • Born and Bred - Fertility Rites (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Fertility Rites

    Edie refuses to let her daughter give birth in the hospital.

  • Born and Bred - Blood Relations (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Blood Relations

    Arthur wants to start treating Fred's leukemia immediately, but Fred has other plans; Eddie feel obligated to take over the Brewery delivery route.

  • Born and Bred - Home to Roost (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Home to Roost

    Deborah's mother pays a surprise visit; a monster lurks in the reservoir.

  • Born and Bred - Lost Souls (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Lost Souls

    A 6-year-old is abandoned on the steps of the hospital; a grumpy pig farmer threatens to have Reverend Brewer excommunicated.

  • Born and Bred - Judgment Day (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Judgment Day

    The National Health Service inspector gives the go-ahead for the hospital.

  • Born and Bred - Brother in Arms (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Brother in Arms

    Tom believes Arthur is not pulling his weight at the surgery; Catherine disappears.

  • Born and Bred - Buried Treasure (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Buried Treasure

    Tom's children go into the woods looking for buried treasure; Wild and the Rev. Brewer find an unexploded bomb.

  • Born and Bred - The Inspector Calls (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Inspector Calls

    Tom and Arthur prepare to meet Cornelius Sibbald, the official who will give the go-ahead for the new cottage hospital, and the villagers rally round to raise funds for the building work.

  • Born and Bred - Nothing Like the Son (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Nothing Like the Son

    Tom and his father are soon at odds over the idiosyncratic way the hospital is run. Deborah meets Eddie, who insists she is the doctor's maid, whether he likes it or not, and who seems to have a secret.

  • Born and Bred - The Best Man (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Best Man

    Dr. Tom Gilder returns to Ormston to be best man when his friend marries his former sweetheart.