Aisling's adoption is final; Dr. Ormerod helps a rough local family.
The hospital may have to close due to the credit crunch; Dr. Weatherill takes a risk saving a homeless man trapped at a building site.
A builder disconnects the wrong pipes, causing a flood; a car crashes into the lake during Jack's fishing trip.
A siege takes place during a girls' trip onboard a pirate radio ship; a leader recovers from a stroke.
A day at the park ends in disaster for the Ormerod family; Dr. Ellis risks getting too involved with a troubled patient.
A secret from Jean's past comes back to haunt her; Dr. Weatherill must break some news to a young couple; Alun may have found true love.
A grieving family points a finger at Dr. Ormerod; Dr. Ellis deals with a situation at a prison; Faye overcomes her fear of needles.
A new student nurse arrives; Lizzie falls for a motorcycle stunt rider.
Nurse Susie Dixon falls for a rich playboy; Ormerod is asked to rescue a grieving widow.
Drs. Ormerod and Weatherill take Brigid back to Ireland for Moira's funeral.
A schoolgirl's crush on her teachers spins out of control; Ormerod and Ellis attempt a daring cliff rescue.
Dr. Ellis finds out one of his patients has contracted a rare disease; Jack and Alun devise a plan to raise chickens.
Susie makes a decision regarding her future; Dr. Burnett warns Bobby not to let his heart rule his head; Brigid tries to secure a future for Moira and her baby.
Susie's quick thinking saves the day; Weatherill figures out a would-be priest's problem.
Matron gets upset when she finds out what Susie has been up to; Dr. Burnett struggles with a dilemma; Mr. Rose faces a personal trial.
Mr. Middleditch's birthday party is interrupted; Susie makes Carnegie an offer he can't refuse.
Jack Bell saves the day when the hospital's boiler dies; an explorer makes an interesting discovery while staying at the Royal.
Alun's new band plays their first gig; Burnett discovers his true feelings for Marian; Carnegie pulls some strings to get an injured patient into the Royal.
Stella and Frankie get caught in an incident in town, and the event threatens their dreams.
Matron takes action to deal with her porter; Lizzie finds a soulmate; a family feud erupts into violence; Sister Brigid's faith is tested.
Lizzie's housewarming unites staff members; Matron's new porter is getting too close for comfort; Dr. Nick Burnett wants a more-permanent position at the Royal.
Ken's party; Mr. Rose takes a dip in the harbor; Ormerod and Weatherill realize the cause of a patient's trouble is closer to home.
Dr. Burnett uses Carnegie's private suite to treat the homeless; Jill Weatherill faces her demons; Matron prepares to welcome a new student nurse.
A honeymooning couple's dreams of marital bliss are derailed; Marian is forced to travel with a hungover passenger; Dr. Weatherill is called to an emergency.
The race to find a baby kidnapped from the hospital; the ghost of Fawcett Ward.
Dr. Ormerod's father-in-law makes a bequest to the family; Ken makes a confession.
Train crash leads to tragedy; Stella comes to terms with her past.
Crossing a picket line; a man with a guilty secret; promise to a late husband.
Sister Brigid acts as a babysitter when Dr. Ormerod is called to deal with a major emergency.
Welcome support for Stella; hippy commune; what Carnegie has in store for the hospital.
Dangerous man who can't let go of the past; Dr. Goodwin thinks his future is in Africa.
Job offer mix-up; Catherine sets Carnegie straight over their relationship.
Carnegie attempts to solicit money from a patient for the new wing; alcoholic father.
Mother becomes ill; touch-and-go meningitis; shocking announcement.
Plans for Nkeshi face opposition; singing superstar requires a hospital stay.
Dr. Wetherill returns to work; Dr. Goodwin faces the horrors of war.
A fishing trawler careens off track at a wedding reception; Mr. Carnegie must make a difficult choice; Dr. Weatherill goes into labor.
Alun saves the day when a patient tries to handle matters himself; Dr. Goodwin and Dr. Makori grow closer; Mr. Carnegie realizes the Royal's role in the community.
Dr. Makori takes a crash course on Yorkshire folk; Stella deals with the confessions of a window cleaner; an x-ray machine breaks down.
Mr. Carnegie and Catherine go to the races for their first date; Dr. Ormerod treats a boy twice in the same day.
Dr. Goodwin treats a sick baby and uncovers some secrets; Dr. Rose and Dr. Ormerod have a boy's only adventure.
Dr. Weatherill's competence is questioned when a day at the beach ends in tragedy for a local family.
Someone tries to steal Frankie's motorbike; a family secret is revealed when a woman refuses admittance into the hospital.
An outbreak of an infectious disease causes panic; Dr. Ormerod and Dr. Weatherill confront a personal crisis.
Dr. Goodwin is accused of taking sides; a patient is admitted under a false name; something's wrong with Dr. Ormerod.
Dr. Goodwin deals with a family dispute; Lizzie finds an admirer.
Mr. Middleditch turns over management to a new administrator; Mr. Rose becomes the center of attention; minor accident.
Dr. Ormerod returns to work; Mr. Middleditch makes a surprise announcement; a patient's desperate act.
Harper institutes an economy drive in the hospital; farm accident; Weatherill regrets quarreling with Ormerod.
An unexpected turn disrupts Matron's plans for a new way of life; surprise visitor; Ormerod tries to save a fisherman trapped aboard a sinking trawler.
Goodwin rescues a pair of cavers; Nurse Taylor's dreams are shattered; Matron confronts a face from the past.
Sister Brigid faces a dilemma; Dr. Weatherill finds the cause of a family tragedy; Nurse Taylor's future looks good, while Alun's does not.
A thief attacks Matron; the hospital deals with a TB threat; Goodwin's reputation takes a beating.
Ormerod is caught in a family tragedy resulting from a domestic dispute; Lizzie's new scooter; a new nurse.
Goodwin learns that a woman scorned is a formidable enemy; Samantha takes drastic action to erase the past.
Dr. Weatherill faces an ethical battle when parents of an ill newborn refuse treatment; Samantha receives shocking news.
A simple case of food poisoning turns out to be more sinister; Frankie ensures an injured girl can still be the Festival Queen.
Alun learns the true cost of fame; Dr. Weatherill's visit to a reclusive patient unlocks wartime memories.
Sister Brigid helps Rory; Goodwin risks his career to help a boy injured in a factory accident.
Jeff Goodwin uncovers serious problems as the wedding of Dr. Ormerod and Dr. Weatherill approaches.
Ormerod and Weatherill lay Caroline's memory to rest; Mr. Rose tries a change of image.
A prison van crashes; Alun and Ken stumble upon some ill-gotten gains.
Routine tests on a teenage boy reveal a dark family secret.
Matron and Ormerod ensure a local hero gets the send-off he deserves; Brigid and Weatherill treat a young girl with problem parents.
Dr. Rose's skills are put to the test; disastrous stag night on the beach.
A fortuneteller sees the staff's future; an accident has serious repercussions.
Christmas brings chaos to the hospital; Dr. Ormerod witnesses a miracle.
Farming accident turns serious; Matron visits Brigid in the Convent; Dr. Ormerod helps hunters trapped on the cliffs.
Brigid makes a decision concerning her future; Ormerod and Weatherill end their relationship.
Ormerod's old friend suspects his wife of trying to murder him; Alun prepares to woo Samantha.
Dr. Goodwin's reputation is put at risk following a mining accident; Dr. Ormerod must decide about Caroline.
Hearts race over a new arrival; Taylor helps a visitor with a difficult task.
Serious allegations are made against members of staff at The Royal.
A new nurse arrives; Ken and Alun help a farming family in trouble; Lizzie's diet goes awry.
Dr. Cherition and Meryl are put in charge of organizing the hospital ball.
Dr. Rose must perform an operation usually reserved for a neurosurgeon; Meryl fears she is pregnant; a 37 year-old woman has her first baby.
A child is admitted to the Royal with whooping cough; Middleditch tries to sneak an iron lung into the hospital.
A hunting trip leaves one brother fighting for his life; a pregnant woman arrives to deliver her baby.
Harper takes his place and quickly gets under everyone's skin; Cheriton fights to change Geoffrey's treatment; a woman brings her dog in for treatment of snakebite.
Dr. Ormerod discovers his wife may have been leaving him; a young woman places Dr. Weatherill in a difficult position.
Bus accident; Dr. Ormerod's wife sustains a head injury; Dr. Cheriton receives a job offer at a London hospital.
Rumors circulate that the hospital may be closing; Dr. Ormerod expresses more than a professional interest in Dr. Weatherill.
The hospital undergoes a time and motion study of procedures; leukemia patient; wedding; Greengrass' betting scheme.
A newborn is found near the hospital; Russian patient; a health inspector monitors the hospital's practices.
A patient with a heart condition disappears from the hospital; car accident; a coffin is full of smuggled cigars.
A tragic car accident; a patient is relieved to learn his illness can be treated with medication; Janitor Hopkirk tries to hide the hospital's mouse problem.
Dr. Cheriton arrives at St. Aidan's Hospital for an interview; a patient's father challenges Dr. Weatherill.
A jazz band falls ill; man suspects his wife is trying to kill him; Alun tries to woo Samantha.
Dr. Goodwin looks into unconventional medicine; Dr. Ormerod must make a choice about Caroline.
A new arrival catches everyone's attention; Taylor must help with a difficult task.
Susie's quick thinking saves the day when Matron reaches her lowest ebb.
A family day out at the park ends in disaster for the Ormerods; Dr Ellis risks getting too involved with a patient in trouble; Lizzie attempts to improve her word power.
Stella struggles with her ordeal; Catherine looks forward to married life away from the Royal; Goodwin thinks his future is in Africa.