The Royal (2003–2011)
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Holding on Tight 

A group of drunken lads on a stag night arrive at the Royal very much the worse for wear but the drink they have been consuming is lethal hooch made from industrial alcohol and one of then ... See full summary »

Director:

Tim Dowd

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Andonis Anthony Andonis Anthony ... Brian Esterleigh
Linda Armstrong ... Sister Brigid
John Axon John Axon ... Mr. Nigel Harper
Thelma Barlow Thelma Barlow ... Ada
Richard Burke Richard Burke ... Len Tebbit
Wendy Craig ... Matron
Robert Daws ... Dr. Gordon Ormerod
Nicky Evans Nicky Evans ... Eddie Spears
Paul Fox ... Dr. Jeffrey 'Jeff' Goodwin
Andrew Grose Andrew Grose ... Dom
Michelle Hardwick ... Lizzie Kennoway
Jessica Harris Jessica Harris ... Shirley Baird
Freddie Jones ... Sebastian Fox-Kirby
Katherine Kelly ... Tina Binnington
Zoie Kennedy Zoie Kennedy ... Staff Nurse Meryl Taylor
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Storyline

A group of drunken lads on a stag night arrive at the Royal very much the worse for wear but the drink they have been consuming is lethal hooch made from industrial alcohol and one of then is blinded as a result. Mr. Rose performs an operation in the home of Ada,who has a gangrenous toe whilst Samantha still can't get it right as far as Matron is concerned. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 January 2004 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Goofs

Contrary to what this episode depicts, wood alcohol is poisonous and will kill anyone who drinks it; it won't just leave them blind. The idea that wood alcohol can blind you is an urban legend. See more »

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