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Series 1 is the first series of Holby City and aired between 12 January and 9 March 1999. It contained 9 episodes making it the shortest series to date and featured the arrival of the shows original main characters.


The series featured 10 main characters and cast members who remained on the show until the finale. Luke Mably who portrayed Paul Ripley departed in the second episode. Two cast members, Julie Saunders and Phyllis Logan departed in the series finale.

Main characters

  • George Irving as Anton Meyer
  • Phyllis Logan as Muriel McKendrick (episodes 2 - 9)
  • Michael French as Nick Jordan
  • Dawn McDaniel as Kirstie Collins
  • Lisa Faulkner as Victoria Merrick (from episode 2)
  • Sarah Preston as Karen Newburn (from episode 2)
  • Julie Saunders as Ellie Sharpe (until episode 9)
  • Angela Griffin as Jasmine Hopkins
  • Nicola Stephenson as Julie Fitzjohn
  • Ian Curtis as Ray Sykes
  • Luke Mably as Paul Ripley (until episode 2)