Episodes (6)

The Best Man
S01E01 · The Best Man

Apr 21, 2002

The 1950s :- GP Tom Gilder and his family leave Manchester to attend a wedding in Tom's native village Ormston, where his father Arthur is the doctor. Arthur's nurse Linda is marrying local copper Len, who wakes up nude in the centre of the village after a raucous stag night. The train carrying wedding guests breaks down and Linda has second thoughts but the wedding goes off well though one of the guests collapses.Father and son work well as a team to treat him and Arthur, who mistrusts the N.H.S. and is considering retirement, is pleased when Tom wins over his wife ...

Nothing Like the Son
S01E02 · Nothing Like the Son

Apr 28, 2002

Tom is appalled by the informal way Arthur runs his practice but both men combine to try and talk sense into their cleaner Edie McClure, sister of pub landlady Phyllis, whom Edie disdains for giving up on her marriage. Edie has a weak heart but is determined,against doctors' advice, to see through her seventh pregnancy as she has six daughters and is desperate for a son. Matters are taken out of her hands when she miscarries but reconciliation with Phyllis follows. Eddie,the hunky garage mechanic ,asks for advice from scrap-dealer Jean about dating Tom's teenaged ...

The Inspector Calls
S01E03 · The Inspector Calls

May 05, 2002

With no cash available to pay builders the villagers rally to get the cottage hospital up to scratch before an N.H.S. inspector arrives to approve it.Despite being told the post is cursed Deborah becomes chair of the newly revived parish council and, whilst the villagers stall the inspector,who has arrived early, she tries to get cash from bombastic mill-owner Horace Trubshaw. He agrees providing Tom will pick three workers for him to sack,which Tom refuses. However he is 'persuaded' to provide funds when his put-upon chief clerk Jack Stubbs exposes him for ...

Buried Treasure
S01E04 · Buried Treasure

May 12, 2002

Tom is perplexed by carpenter Bert Cartwright's hostility to doctors until he learns that Bert blames Arthur for the death of his little boy years earlier. When Annie, Bert's wife, falls ill, Bert resists her hospitalisation but, in her delirium, she mistakes Michael for her son who 'watches over her' and agrees to go, saving her life. Michael finds ancient coins in the woods but when the Reverend Brewer and station master Wilf start digging for treasure they unearth an unexploded bomb. Fortunately ex-munitions worker Phyllis knows how to defuse it - or thinks she ...

Brother in Arms
S01E05 · Brother in Arms

May 19, 2002

Swaggering Frank Cosgrove, older brother of Len, injures himself driving his train when he stops to avoid a dog. He is a rude, reluctant patient but Tom discovers his twin secrets - he has diabetes, which is affecting his sight, and he is not the war hero he has always claimed to be. However he rises to the occasion when Tom's daughter Catherine gets trapped beneath a car and Len also proves himself to be a hero, apprehending a smooth con man who has robbed Jean. Tom bans his father from the hospital for using it to store his explosive home brew but there is a ...

Judgement Day
S01E06 · Judgement Day

May 26, 2002

Neville Manly, the shy new NHS inspector declares the cottage hospital the official annexe to Rattenbury General. To celebrate, Deborah revives the Flower of the Valley beauty contest, to be judged by Neville, who finds himself under siege from the competitive entrants. Arthur visits stroppy Sally Waddington, the local telephone operator,who has not set foot outdoors for ten months,since her mother was put in a home,suffering from dementia. She believes she too is going mad but she is agoraphobic.When Jean breaks her ankle Wilf rings for help but the ancient exchange,...


Born and Bred Season 1 (2002) is released on Apr 21, 2002 and the latest season 4 of Born and Bred is released in 2005. Watch Born and Bred online - the English Drama TV series from United Kingdom. Born and Bred is directed by David Innes Edwards,Rob Evans,Ian Knox,Dermot Boyd and created by Nigel McCrery with Jenna Russell and Maggie Steed. Born and Bred is available online on Crackle and fuboTV.

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ボーン・アンド・ブレッド, Born and Bred, Born and Bred(French), Doktor og søn, ボーン・アンド・ブレッド(Japanese)


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British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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