Peak Practice Season 5
S05 E01Jan 14, 1997
Eye of the Storm Jan 14, 1997 Andrew returns to Cardale, six months after leaving Will and Erica in the lurch. Can he persuade them to take him back? And a bereaved husband fights for custody of his epileptic daughter
S05 E02Jan 21, 1997
The Price Jan 21, 1997 Will suspects that Kate has post-natal depression. But as their baby daughter's health deteriorates, they have to face a much greater threat
S05 E03Jan 28, 1997
Innocent Blood Jan 28, 1997 As David's family join him in Cardale, he has to give the parents of a young boy he delivered 11 years ago some shattering news. Andrew has his powers of persuasion tested by a needle-shy patient whose exotic trip of a lifetime is put in jeopardy by his fear of jabs. And baby Emily's illness continues to put Will and Kate's relationship under strain
S05 E04Feb 4, 1997
Letting Go Feb 4, 1997 Erica battles with hospital incompetence and Andrew's penny-pinching to save Alice North's life. Will finally ties the knot with Kate, and then says an emotional goodbye to Cardale. And Andrew and Joanne fall out over where their relationship is heading
S05 E05Feb 11, 1997
Classics Feb 11, 1997 On his way to Erica's birthday party, Andrew is involved in a car crash. Although he is seriously wounded, he battles to save the others. But will any of them survive the night? Erica is ruffled when she is called out to treat an unusual patient
S05 E06Feb 18, 1997
Lost Feelings Feb 18, 1997 David helps an old friend - now a paraplegic - and his wife to conceive. But will a baby heal the rifts in their marriage?
S05 E07Mar 4, 1997
Home Truths Mar 4, 1997 A lonely mother's cry for help leaves her young son's life hanging in the balance as Andrew and Erica struggle to find the real cause of the boy's constant medical problems. Meanwhile, David continues to act as guardian angel for a boy newly released from hospital after receiving chemotherapy for leukaemia
S05 E08Mar 11, 1997
Running to Hide Mar 11, 1997 David helps bus driver Stan keep his job. But is Stan really as fit as he pretends? Andrew's relationship with accountant Gina Johnson goes beyond strictly business
S05 E09Mar 18, 1997
Borrowed Time Mar 18, 1997 Andrew's old friend Phil arrives in Cardale with devastating news which will turn both their lives upside down
S05 E10Mar 25, 1997
Tough Love Mar 25, 1997 A young girl stumbles into Cardale in search of a new start just as Andrew decides to tell Erica how he feels about her and what find out her respond.
S05 E11Apr 1, 1997
State of Mind Apr 1, 1997 When Clare endangers one of David's older patients, it is time for David to face facts about his wife's erratic behaviour
S05 E12Apr 8, 1997
Priorities Apr 8, 1997 Erica's commitment to the Beeches is tested by her treatment of a single-minded career woman, her stormy relationship with Andrew, and an exciting job offer
S05 E13Apr 15, 1997
A Change of Heart Apr 15, 1997 David struggles to cope with a stubborn pilot suffering from dizzy spells, and also with Clare, just back from hospital. Can their marriage stand the strain of her mental illness?
S05 E14Apr 22, 1997
Fight or Flight Apr 22, 1997 When Emma and Tom go missing David and Claire are forced to face up to the reality of her illness - can they get past this difficult stage? Meanwhile a fire at Erica's house brings she and Andrew to a decision over their relationship.