Continuing this drama series about a curmudgeonly country doctor and his unfortunate patients in Cornwall... Martin decides to move out of the surgery and allow Louisa the space she needs, which she appreciates. Louisa is intrigued to meet Martin's therapist Dr Rachel Timoney but is less enthused when Rachel suggests they should have therapy as a couple. Janice's babysitting of James Henry does not get off to the best of starts, but fortunately Penhale is around to help her out. After his disastrous lobster special evening, Bert disappears and Al is very concerned when he finds out there are bailiffs at the restaurant. Mrs Tishell is worried that Martin will not be able to cope with living on his own, so decides that she is the best person to help him. The new Portwenn Radio DJ, Melanie, tries to get Martin involved with the station's new Healthy Eating segment, but she gets more than she bargained for when Martin has to perform an operation live on the air.