Benidorm 2018 concludes tonight with its tenth series which finishes this evening on ITV.
The final episode of Benidorm Series 10 is back tonight, Wednesday, 2 May 2018 from 9PM with the last of nine episodes.
ITV has confirmed its award winning comedy would be back following the end of Series 9 last year.
The popular comedy went into production on location in Benidorm last May.
Series 10 will see legendary comedy duo Hale & Pace join the series as undercover detectives investigating Tim Healy’s character Les/Lesley, who returns to the series full time.
Shane Richie is back for four episodes reprising his role as lively entertainer Sammy Valentino and John Challis becomes a series regular with his character Monty Staines.
Troy (Paul Bazely), The Oracle (Johnny Vegas) and Tiger (Danny Walters) won’t be returning for series 10. The Dawsons (Julie Graham, Steve Edge, Kate Fitzgerald, Bobby Knutt and Josh Bolt) all return with Billy and Sheron celebrating their silver wedding anniversary.
Joyce Temple Savage (Sherrie Hewson), Mateo (Jake Canuso), Noreen (Elsie Kelly), Pauline (Selina Griffiths), Liam (Adam Gillen), Kenneth (Tony Maudsley), Sam (Shelley Longworth), Joey (Nathan Bryon) and Jacqueline (Janine Duvitski) all return.
Newcomers to the series include Laila Zaidi who plays Cyd, the new girlfriend of Rob Dawson and Julian Moore-Cook who plays Joey’s mate Callum.
The show’s creator Derren Litten will pen episodes 1-3 and 8-9 of the new series and Mark Brotherhood (Shameless, Mount Pleasant) will write 4-7. David Sant will direct episodes 1-5, Duncan Foster will direct 6-7 and Derren Litten will direct 8-9.
In tonight’s final episode it’s all go as another Summer holiday draws to a close – the Dawsons get mixed up in a strike at the airport as they try to return home and encounter a snotty holiday rep (played by Claire Sweeney).
Sam can’t decide if to stay with Joey or return to her ex boyfriend (guest star James Lance). Grandad Dawson has a shock for the family, Ron Pickford is alive! (guest Bobby Ball).
Joyce gets a shock when she hears the Solana Resort is up for sale and has a potential new buyer, will they all be out of jobs?
Holly Johnson entertains the holidaymakers at Neptunes.