This series is a spin-off from the long running BBC medical drama Casualty. Set in the same hospital as its sister series, this show follows the everyday lives, professional and personal, of the doctors, nurses and patients who find themselves, for various reasons, in the wards of Holby City General Hospital
Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
Cara is feeling vulnerable after the break-up of her marriage as a car crash brings Mo's friend Sorcha and her surrogate son back to Holby.
Tuesday, October 20th, 2015
Cara finds herself in a difficult position when Nicole is readmitted to the ward and in labour as Guy tries to cope following the explosion.
Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
Cara faces awkward questions following Nicole's disappearance and turns to Jed to help as Mo faces giving William back to Brett.
Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
It is Arthur's first day back at work as he tries to prove that he can cope as Guy's struggle of confidence continues to affect his work.
Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
Mo heads into work, positively upbeat considering that she will no longer be surrogate mum to William as she is due to give him back to his father. When Brett faces a sudden medical setback and his mother-in-law Viv becomes obstructive, Mo feels she cannot possibly part with her beloved William and decides to abscond with him...
Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
Nicole's return to AAU makes life more difficult for Cara as Dom's delight at being given a difficult case turns bad when dealing with a difficult patient.
Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
Jac returns to work on Darwin leading to a battle with Guy over his plans as Morven and Arthur end up clashing over a patient.
Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
Zosia fears that her days on Darwin may be numbered as she tries to impress Jac as Arthur tries to rekindle his friendship with Morven.
Tuesday, December 8th, 2015
Jesse has no choice but to relive some tragic events as he attempts to help the seriously ill sister of a former patient.
Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
Fran steps up her manoeuvres against Jac and after she raises the possibility of a formal complaint from a patient's sister, Hanssen has to take it seriously.
Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
Fran returns to the hospital and takes some drastic action to try and get Jac's attention.
Tuesday, December 29th, 2015
It looks like Serena is going to spend another New Year's Eve alone but after some revellers at a gig are attacked, fate brings more than just a few casualties onto the hospital.
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
Arthur ends up being pushed to the limit after he attempts to win Morven's affections. Zosia has the chance of a prestigious research internship in Edinburgh and has to tell Ollie.
Tuesday, January 12th, 2016
Guy's career continues to go from strength to strength but there is a cost. Essie lets her personal life affect her professional one as she attempts to deal with a difficult mother and son relationship.
Tuesday, January 19th, 2016
Hanssen gets ready to fly back to Sweden to see his family and becomes suspicious that Guy is attempting to wrest control of the hospital something which Guy later publicly announces. Serena looks for reassurance that Hanssen will stay and fight the battle.
Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
Back on Keller, Arthur finds himself in a compromising situation by Morven's father as Mo awaits the news if she is pregnant or not.
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016
After an army medic shows up on Darwin Ward, tensions increase for Guy and Ollie. Serena has to make a difficult decision following the discovery of a family secret.
Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
Somebody from from Dominic's past makes an unwelcome return and there are some traumatic consequences.
Tuesday, February 16th, 2016
Cleared by the police, Dom returns to work but Lee still has the power he needs to hurt him as Austin's condition continues to deteriorate.
Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016
Bernie starts her first day on the ward trying to put her army life behind her as Arthur's dream of becoming a life donor gets a set back as Serena has to make a decision regarding Jason.
Tuesday, March 1st, 2016
Arthur's attempt to save the life of a patient after being hit by a train leaves him burying his head in the sand as Adele ends up getting more than she bargained.
Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
Operating on an old school teacher, Ric battles to remain in control as Mo learns that she hasn't won the role of consultant as Serena is worried about introducing Robbie to her family.
Tuesday, March 15th, 2016
Bernie ends up having to question what she wants after her future at the hospital is put in doubt. Ollie and Zosia's world is blown apart after a former flame of his shows up.
Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016
Morven is left reeling by a life changing birthday gift as Mo clashes with Sir Dennis over a patient as Ric suffers an emotional outburst.
Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
When Cara makes a move on Raf, complications arise as Arthur receives some shattering news as an old friend of Adele's is admitted to Darwin.
Tuesday, April 5th, 2016
Jason shows up on AAU with his seriously ill carer Allan and Serena’s personal involvement manages to affect her professional judgement as Dom tries to support Arthur following the news that his cancer has spread as Cara has her first day on Darwin.
Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
Following the death of his mother, Jesse attempts to reappraise his relationship with his father as Ina is readmitted to Darwin.
Tuesday, April 19th, 2016
Bernie has to work alongside an old army colleague and ends up being forced to confront the secrets of the past and face the truth behind her sudden exit from the army as Mr T learns that no one takes him seriously as Serena has a choice to make between her happiness and Jason.
Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
Bernie finds herself being served with divorce papers as Austin is admitted in urgent need of a transplant as Zosia persuades a dying patient to act as a guinea pig.
Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
The arrival of her ex sees Bernie trying to keep her secret hidden as the hospital's new psychiatrist Naomi Palmer makes an instant impression on Fletch.
Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
Mo finds herself having to listen to her heart instead of her head as Serena's actions leave devastating consequences as Arthur and Morven have a day they won't forget.
Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
Zosia manages to overstep the mark and accuses a patient of a media leak forcing Oliver to deal with an unwelcome dilemma. Zosia comes to a gut-wrenching decision as Serena discovers Bernie is working on AAU, Dominic has to face his fears.
Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
Arthur is determined to proof himself with Hanssen's ambitions as Raf manages to see Naomi in a different light as Oliver tries to get back together with Zosia.
Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
Zosia finds herself having to chose between Arthur and her career as Dom finds his loyalty being tested by a familiar face as Bernie finds it hard to find her place on AAU.
Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
Zosia begins to question where her loyalties lie as Arthur and Morven have a decision to make as Dom battles his guilt.
Thursday, June 16th, 2016
A major train accident sees Dom with the perfect opportunity to escape back into work mode. Bernie’s husband attempts to to play dirty in the divorce, as he turns her children against her.
Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
As Jac launches the fully-formed Digby Stent, it looks like that someone has stolen their patent. Dom’s first day back doesn’t go as planned after a forthright new registrar shakes up the ward.
Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
Dominic comes up with a unique way to grieve the loss of his best friend. Raf and Fletch clash after Raf reveals how he really feels about Naomi.
Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
New consultant Fleur Fanshawe shakes things up on Keller.
Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
A misunderstanding leads to Dom calling Kyle's loyalty towards him into question.
Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
Mo is determined to prove she can swim with the sharks, but is she in over her head?
Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
Colette's struggle to help Zosia pushes her relationship with Guy to breaking point.
Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
Serena is distraught when her mother does not recognise her.
Monday, November 17th, 2014
Serena is overwhelmed by Adrienne's situation. Adele struggles with her workload.
Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
Guy is forced to confront the fact that Zosia may not be cured of her mental illness.
Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014
Jesse is forced to face up to how his dalliance with Zosia may have impacted her health.
Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
Raf is thrown by Amy's request. Dominic ruthlessly risks all to fulfil his ambitions.
Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
Zosia gets emotionally involved with a patient with catastrophic consequences.
Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014
Elliot's plans for a quiet family Christmas are derailed by the arrival of a friend.
Tuesday, December 30th, 2014
Dominic's past returns to haunt him. Mo needs a date for her sister's wedding.
Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
Guy's world is rocked by the arrival of a familiar face on the ward.
Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
Jac considers the possibility of a new start with Emma in the USA.
Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
Jonny goes head to head with Guy. A shocking discovery knocks Sacha for six.
Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
Mo tries to hide from Adele, not ready to tell her about the family secret.
Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
Mary-Claire gains a fresh perspective on her relationship with Harry.
Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
Sacha is left reeling at the news that his daughter Rachel has left the hospital.
Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
Is Sacha prepared to sacrifice the love of his daughter and do the right thing?
Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
Dominic and Arthur compete to impress, but are they stronger together than apart?
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
As Guy investigates the death of a patient, Jonny finds himself in hot water.
Tuesday, March 10th, 2015
Jonny is arrested. Arthur frets over choosing a specialism.
Tuesday, March 17th, 2015
Harry resists further treatment on his face until he's given a few home truths.
Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
Mo has to make a choice about her father when she risks losing her last link to him.
Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
Elliot and Mo fight to save Jonny from being returned to prison by a vindictive Guy.
Tuesday, April 7th, 2015
Jonny returns to work after his release from prison, with explosive consequences.
Tuesday, April 14th, 2015
Essie fights for her relationship with Sacha, but has he already moved on?
Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
Fletch is horrified when Evie's first day at her new school leads to disaster.
Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
Annabelle and Zosia go head to head with Guy over a special case.
Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
Battle lines are drawn as new CEO Henrik Hanssen clashes with Guy.
Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
Zosia offers to help Annabelle develop her groundbreaking experimental procedure.
Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
Zosia steps out from behind her father's shadow and proves her worth as a surgeon.
Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
Essie freaks out when Sacha wants to take things to the next level.
Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015
After a tough day, Jesse and Adele are brought closer together than ever.
Tuesday, June 9th, 2015
A fiery Essie clashes with Sacha. With increasing money pressures, Fletch crosses a line.
Tuesday, June 16th, 2015
It's Zosia's first day back on Darwin, but there's a fly in the ointment - Ollie.
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
Guy and Jesse clash over Guy's surgical risk-taking.
Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
An exuberant new doctor on AAU puts Arthur to the test.
Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
Fletch finds himself at breaking point as his family are kicked out on the street.
Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
Fletch finds he is in too deep with the pharmaceutical robbery.
Tuesday, July 21st, 2015
Essie shocks Sacha by announcing she wants to have a baby.
Tuesday, July 28th, 2015
A devastated Mo tries to keep her head above water while waiting for Adele to come round.
Tuesday, August 4th, 2015
An uncompromising Mo decides Fletch's fate. Oliver oversteps the mark with Zosia.
Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
Sacha and Essie realise they may have slightly different visions of their future together.
Tuesday, August 18th, 2015
Elliot is presented with a dilemma when he is offered an exciting new position.
Tuesday, August 25th, 2015
Guy attempts to rectify the past through an old friend of his deceased wife.
Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
Jesse and Guy's increasingly fractious relationship hits the rocks.
Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
Guy is held hostage by a grieving widower looking for revenge.
Tuesday, September 15th, 2015
Sacha's world is thrown into uncertainty when an old nursing friend of Essie's turns up.
Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
When Elliot's first love tumbles back into his life, Elliot makes a startling choice.
Tuesday, September 29th, 2015
Cara is shell-shocked when her undercover cop husband arrives at the hospital.
Tuesday, October 6th, 2015
It's the day of the wedding. Adele's world is rocked when she makes a startling discovery.
Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
Malick struggles to accept that he is now a patient for the foreseeable future. He pushes his son away and doesn't acknowledge that he needs counselling for his trauma. Meanwhile, Elliot is delighted to be working with his new mentee Zosia, but she proves to be quite a handful when she voluntarily decides to "psyche" a patient's mother - much to Elliot's chagrin. Elsewhere, Sacha feels uneasy about lying to Chrissie about his secret kiss with Mo. He decides to come clean to his wife, but realises that being honest isn't always the best policy.
Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
Harry ends up on the wrong side of Gemma when an old friend turns up on AAU.
Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
Mary-Claire tries to pull the wool over Harry's eyes but can she get away with it?
Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
Malick is adjusting to life out of surgery when his old mentor arrives as a patient on Keller. How long will he be able to play by the rules and keep out of theatre? Sacha and Chrissie plan to renew their vows after she is given the all clear, but the moment is fleeting when both begin to question if they have what it takes to go the distance. The chapel is booked... The tension between Bonnie and Jac comes to the surface. Will either of them be able to bite their tongue?
Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
Chantelle is torn apart when she is forced to confront her most frightening demon - Cameron. When Arthur professes his true feelings for her too, Chantelle realises she has reached a crossroads in her life... but what will she do? Mo is forced to face up to some bitter home truths when her online beau Joey is admitted with chest pains. Are her recent lifestyle changes becoming a threat to her career? Chrissie is suffering from post-treatment complications, so it is not a good day to be served divorce papers from Sacha. She seeks solace in a comforting Michael.
Tuesday, November 19th, 2013
Overwhelmed by too much heartbreak, too many decisions and too many memories, Chrissie must look inside herself to find what she truly needs... but where will that lead her? Arthur struggles to cope as Malick spirals out of control - can he stand up to his forbidding mentor? Mo continues to face up to the gritty realities of her relationship with ex Joey... but when will she notice that Mr Right is eagerly waiting in the wings?
Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
Malick is shocked to discover Jake is back working at Holby, but when a difficult case compromises them both will Malick step up? With a major incident and a particularly unusual case to handle on AAU, Serena has her hands full, but does the bigger challenge come from trouble at the top? Zosia is determined to prove her worth during the incident, but does she really understand the ways of the ward on Darwin?
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013
Guy is determined to get stuck in to his new plans for Holby as CEO, but when he is confronted with familiar faces from his past, will he be able to give up his old ways? Jac is keen to impress the new boss at Holby and Jonny is determined to lighten Jac's load, but is Jonny taking too much? A suspected smuggler is making waves on AAU. Serena is brought in to deal with him, but soon it's not clear who's handling whom.
Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
Mary-Claire is shocked to learn that Edward stood her up for his ex-wife Serena, and when challenged on it he bites back, eager to bury the fact that they had a relationship in the first place. Goading, she wonders what Serena would think if she found out; but when threatened, Edward gets nasty... Elliot goes the extra mile, having been encouraged by Guy to do an impromptu heart operation using the Herzig on a vulnerable patient. When he doesn't get the results he was hoping for in theatre, Elliot is troubled; his ego getting the better of him, and he's left with a deep sense of guilt for his young patient. Arthur's obsession with everything Chantelle draws to an abrupt end when Zosia, needing to find a new flatshare, bets him that he has to go a whole day without mentioning his ex-love's name, or she wil
Tuesday, December 17th, 2013
Still reeling from Chrissie rejecting his offer to elope, Michael jeopardises his career when faced with a heartbreaking case. Michael goes all out in his attempt to save a father and his teenage son. When her mistake almost costs a patient his life, Gemma is forced to question whether she really belongs at Holby. Elliot is still in hiding after last week's Herzig operation ended badly. Fearing that Guy Self will use this as the perfect excuse to shut down his legacy, Elliot cannot face another patient. Unwilling to tolerate his self-pitying, Jac steps in and forces him to get back into surgery. Mary-Claire is left feeling increasingly isolated by Edward's snide remarks and accusations of incompetence. When a machine malfunctions on the ward, Edward is the first to blame her and questions whether she should be allowed near patients.
Tuesday, December 24th, 2013
Serena and Edward arrive at work loved-up and energised, but when Mary-Claire makes clear she won't forgive Edward's treatment of her and their 'relationship', Edward is forced to confess to the affair. But is his drink problem as easily dealt with? Zosia is determined not to let her dad easily back into her life, but when a patient spots her lonely demeanour and gives Arthur some tips on a Polish Christmas, she finds herself with a smile on her face. A gift from her Mother is the icing on the cake. Mr Thompson is doing a great job of entertaining the patients in his Christmas elf outfit - so much so that it takes one of his delighted fans to point out the obvious to Mo - they'd make a great couple! Has she got the courage to ask him out?
Tuesday, December 31st, 2013
Guy's failure to mend his relationship with Zosia has him finally admit defeat and accept his daughter's wish of keeping it purely professional. How long will it take until their feelings bubble to the surface? Serena is still blue from the humiliation she faced because of Edward's actions. With her morale at an all-time low, can she be brought back from the brink? Mary-Claire is finally putting the past behind her, but Harry just will not let it go. Will their friendship survive the recent Edward debacle?
Tuesday, January 7th, 2014
Jac's delivery date looms. When she starts experiencing contractions ahead of schedule, Jac panics and the team on Darwin scramble into action. After a traumatic Christmas break, Serena returns intent on starting afresh. When she is surprised by Edward's return, Serena is forced to question her entire future. Ric goes back to his old university for an alumni ball. When he meets an old flame, he realises that life is never as straightforward as he thought it would be growing up
Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
Colette is under some professional scrutiny. A controversial figure returns Whilst Jac and Jonny find it hard to cope as their baby's life hangs in the balance.
Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
Emma is about to have her surgery as Jac attempts to defeat her demons and be there to support her daughter. Arthur and Dominic continue to clash with some potentially disastrous consequences.
Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
There's a new registrar on AAU and he's determined to revolutionise the ward. When a patient arrives in a critical condition and the hospital lacks a vital piece of equipment necessary to save him, this wayward hero decides to build his own version. In an attempt to inspire his junior doctors, Sacha has arranged for a 2,000 year old Egyptian mummy to be scanned at Holby. But his plan backfires, when, under pressure from Guy to get Zosia interested in surgery, she expresses more interest in the mummy. Left with no choice, Sacha forces her into theatre, where her lack of dedication and skill nearly proves fatal. After three weeks, Jac is still unable to bond with her baby. Sick of her lack of maternal instinct, her paediatric consultant takes a stern approach, making Jac realise just how beautiful motherhood can be.
Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
As Sacha continues to put Zosia, Arthur and Dominic through a punishing teaching schedule, Arthur begins to feel resentful of his new teacher. Dominic, meanwhile, would like nothing better than to take Arthur down a peg or two and impress Sacha in the process. When the two are assigned to the same case, the competition heats up. But when things take a turn for the worse, which young doctor will triumph? Serena is furious when she is sent to cover AAU, but a patient presents her with a business opportunity which may help Serena prove her worth to Guy. With her eye on the prize, will she heed Harry's warning that this particular patient is not all he seems? As Jac moves forward with her plans for Emma, Jonny is determined not to be left behind. With help from a familiar face, will Jonny be able to make his wishes heard?
Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
When Harry witnesses dynamic Raf having a photo-call for a medical journal, Harry is determined to find a specialism. Raf rejects his attempts at joining his resus team, so Harry looks elsewhere. When a bariatric patient arrives Harry seizes his opportunity to shine, but at the expense of a far more severely ailing patient. On the day of baby Emma's christening, Elliot brings Jac the juiciest of cases - a heart condition not seen at Holby City Hospital in over a decade. Jac feels like she has to do it, but Jonny is dismayed that she would risk being late for the service for work reasons. When a patient with an abscess in his rectum refuses to be operated on by a woman, Serena and Zosia are forced to find a male surgeon. There is however only one man available to assist - Guy.
Tuesday, February 18th, 2014
Zosia is excited when Sacha finally gives her the opportunity to prove herself with a psychiatrically vulnerable patient, but her own vulnerabilities are exposed as she struggles to grasp the severity of the case. Harry is frustrated when adoring bariatric patient Annie returns and does his best - however shoddily - to deter her, but it does not prove as easy as he had hoped. When Jac tells Jonny that her pay cheque dictates she has the right to make decisions about Emma, he resolves to get a promotion by exposing her as a bully.
Tuesday, February 25th, 2014
It is Jonny's first day as the clinical nursing manager on Darwin. However, he is struggling to juggle all of his new duties. With Jac breathing down his neck, he is forced to assert his authority and use his new skills to help save the life of a vulnerable patient. Zosia, still reeling after the disastrous consequences of last week's surgery, has a new-found bond with her father. When Catherine O'Malley, a top transplant surgeon, arrives and Guy suggests Zosia assist her, Zosia can't help but feel Guy has an ulterior motive. It looks like Harry has gotten away with his reckless actions from last week. Rather than own up to his mistakes, Harry is busy making last minute holiday plans. However, Raf has other ideas for him.
Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
Beth is still in a coma and Guy is determined to try and boost the Tressler Neurosurgical Foundation's profile. Dominic is determined to prove himself after showing up late for work.
Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Jess gets ready to undergo surgery as Ric finds it hard to step back as a doctor and let Serena deal with the case. Guy is feeling under pressure following the withdrawal of the Tressler fund.
Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
uy is pulled up before the board after Zosia backs a patient's complaint against him. However, Guy is more worried about protecting Zosia's career than his own, especially when tensions mount and Zosia begins to crumble. The last person Zosia wants help from is her father, yet Guy is the only one who can give her the answers she so desperately craves. Are either of them ready to handle to truth? Ric's in deep trouble after covering for his daughter by claiming responsibility for David's accident. Ric is prepared to deal with the consequences of his actions, but when David plays a dastardly hand, is Jess as willing? Ric is pushed to his limits. As a surgeon, he follows a strict moral code, but as a father he'll do anything to protect his daughter. It's not long before news of Jonny and Bonnie's engagement gets out, and as Bonnie ploughs ahead with plans for the wedding, Jonny finds himself looking to Jac for her response. Will Jac finally let him go or stake her claim once and for all? The real question is - what does Jonny actually want?
Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
A new consultant pharmacist called Amy catches Harry's eye but they soon clash over the best way to treat a patient. Jac refuses to play happy families but after events spiral out of control during the hen party, Jonny decides that enough is enough.
Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
Jonny and Bonnie's wedding day arrives but he still has lots of things to do before he's ready to get married. Zosia finds it hard to cope on the anniversary of her mother's death. Serena becomes obsessed with the new patient satisfaction surveys as she attempts to impress Connie.
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
Harry is agitated to learn that Raf's wife Amy is the new consultant pharmacist on AAU, but is intrigued to discover that their marriage may not be as perfect as it seems.
Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
Raf and Amy are set to discover whether their final round of IVF has been successful. However, Raf soon gets consumed in a diverting case - a patient who has been technically dead for several hours but whom Raf believes is a candidate for a Lazarus-like resuscitation. Torn between his wife's emotional needs and cutting-edge medicine, Raf's priorities are tested and his marriage buckles beneath the strain.
Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
The custody battle goes on as Jac plays dirty twisting Jonny's words and setting her lawyer against him. Arthur attempts to impress Guy and new anaesthetist Jesse.
Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
Raf and Amy's relationship in under real pressure which results in a heart-wrenching betrayal. Jac finds the going tough as her past threatens to repeat itself.
Tuesday, May 6th, 2014
Despite being on probation, Zosia is determined to move on and show Sacha she can keep up with the rest. But when an unusual patient raises her suspicions, can she prove that she has learnt from her past mistakes? Jonny is still reeling as Jac brings in the big guns in their battle for Emma. Jac's mum proves an unlikely ally in the fight, but does Jonny know he's made a deal with the devil? Dominic is sick of having his face rubbed in Arthur's successes and decides to make some bold moves of his own. However, when he finds himself on AAU for the day, will he be able to hack it on the front line?
Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
Sacha quickly quashes Zosia and Arthur's concern over a patient with a suspicious past. As Sacha struggles to keep his junior doctors in line, will he be able to follow the rules himself? Jonny attempts to make amends to Jac as an incident in the hospital brings them closer together as parents - could this be the end of their hostilities? Adele proves she's got the gift of the gab as she assumes Mo's identity on a local radio show, but does she really know what she's getting into?
Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
Serena has been really busy recently whilst trying to care for her mother, Adrienne. After Guy requests an urgent report outlining the hospital's chances of becoming a Neurosurgical Feeder Centre she's stretched to her limits. Elliot hasn't been feeling himself and keeps forgetting important things.
Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
Amy desperately tries to put her mistake with Harry behind her, but her day takes an unexpected turn when she discovers she's finally got what she always wanted. However, she's forced to question at what cost when it's clear Harry is going to be in her life for a very long time. Serena's world is torn apart when her mother arrives at Holby and causes a near-fatal accident with her warden, forcing Serena to accept some painful truths about her mother's future. Meanwhile, desperate to escape Dr Mo, Adele finds her way onto Darwin. She finds herself immediately on the wrong side of Jac but with Jonny's help she manages to prove her worth and show her true potential.
Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
While dealing with the consequences of recent events, Amy is caught in the middle of Raf and Harry's fractious personality clash. Guy offers to transfer Harry, but Amy decides to deal with him herself. Mo enjoys her celebrity status as Doctor Mo while being dismissive of Adele's career aspirations. Chastised by Adele for forgetting her mother's birthday, Mo has to reassess her priorities. And when a star-struck patient turns violent, she also has to acknowledge Adele's professional know-how. Guy informs Zosia that she has scored only 22 per cent for her bedside manner in a recent assessment. She needs to address her lack of patient empathy but has trouble with a patient who refuses pain relief. Jesse helps her raise her game.
Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
A determined Amy throws her weight behind helping Harry shine. Jac's childcare nightmare gets worse when Elliot lends a hand.
Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
Jac and Jonny prepare for their day in court, both determined to win Emma. However, Jac's carefully-laid plans are thrown into disarray by a powerful force from her past. Even at death's door Paula proves she still has the power to tie Jac in knots - will Jac rise above her machinations? With his divorce finalised and living at home with his mum, Sacha isn't sure his day could get worse, but when news that he treated a Nazi war criminal hits the front pages, Sacha puts his own feelings aside to go to Essie's aid.
Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
Elliot finds a kindred spirit when he treats a shanty-singing fisherman.
Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
Reeling from the news that Amy cheated on him, Raf demands that she take a paternity test.
Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
Jesse's paranoia builds as Guy is on the verge of discovering his affair with Zosia.
Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
Elliot is forced to confront his biggest fears on the day of the Herzig launch.
Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Elliot faces his fears about his brain surgery and decides to proceed despite complications, but his future at Holby may be in jeopardy along with his health. Raf resolves not to let what happened between Amy and Harry destroy his marriage. However, when he's asked to help advance Harry's career, he struggles with a painful decision. A disgruntled Herzig patient claims Elliot has been negligent. Jac effectively neutralises the problem, but in doing so has she protected his interests or helped undermine his position
Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
Arthur struggles to keep Zosia in line when she gets emotionally involved with a patient. It is the end of term and Zosia drowns her sorrows with disastrous consequences. Raf's brother arrives on AAU and soon realises all is not well with Raf and Amy's marriage. When he is rushed into surgery, it is Harry who spots a potentially life-threatening complication. Relieved his brother has pulled through and taking his advice to heart, Raf realises the importance of family. Jac rejects Guy's offer of a promotion at Elliot's expense. But when she is teamed with former colleague, Connie Beauchamp, on a complex procedure, she comes to a momentous decision.
Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
Mo feels the pressure of running Darwin as Zosia causes concern with her constant partying. Serena's mother takes a turn for the worse and she finds herself being confronted about it from all sides.
Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
The new nurse arrives on the ward in the form of Fletch from the ED as Elliot returns to work.
Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
As news of Jac's new appointment as head of cardiothoracics spreads, Elliot is gracious in defeat. But Jac, with a further twist of the knife, tells Elliot that he will no longer be in charge of the Herzig. Faced with the fact his Darwin daughter has stolen his life's work - can Elliot forgive her? Sacha and Essie are thoroughly loved-up and Dominic is pleased to benefit from Sacha's happy mood on the ward. However, the benefits are short-lived when Essie realises Sacha may be moving too fast. When a patient appears to recognise her from the papers, Essie is forced to consider whether she has really dealt with her past and is ready to face the future. Fletch assures Colette his new laissez-faire management style will be a breath of a fresh air on AAU after her jobsworth ways. Colette remains to be convinced that Fletch is taking the job seriously, and suspects he may have hired a new nurse for how she looks on the surface rather than her qualifications. Will the new addition to AAU be able to charm Colette as well as Fletch?
Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
As Holby prepares for a big charity gala, Guy tasks Arthur with making sure an old patient of his gets the full VIP treatment on Keller, but when Zosia forms a close bond with the gentleman and pushes for a decidedly unconventional approach, Arthur is left scrambling in her wake. Arthur begins to wonder if Zosia is really coping. Jac is determined to make her mark on Darwin and when Mr T brings a special case to her attention, Jac throws herself wholeheartedly into the fray. As the rest of the team get caught up in the excitement of the high-stakes case, Jonny is the only one who questions what's really driving Jac's determination to bury herself in her work. When Billy Tressler arrives on AAU to observe Harry at work, Raf struggles not to let the Tressler family get under his skin.
Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
Amy and Raf's conflicting feelings about the unborn child collide when they discover the sex of the baby. Still smarting from Jac's betrayal, Elliot takes on a patient's case against Jac's explicit instructions. Sacha's determination to make Essie happy forces her to make a brave decision.
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
With Arthur adjusting to the pressures of leading a team, his anxiety over Zosia brings him face to face with Guy, but what exactly should he tell Mr Self? Adele is intent on self-improvement, but an unimpressed Jac brings her down to earth, leaving Adele to think about her future at Holby. Facing increasing concerns from Ric, Fletch struggles to stay in control on AAU. Fearing his options are running out, he is grateful when support comes from a surprising source.
Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
Raf resolves to give Harry a chance to prove himself. But when he sees an opportunity to undermine the ambitious registrar, he makes a dramatic intervention with disastrous consequences for Harry. After her traumatic break-up with Jesse, Guy's concerned for Zosia's health. But when he asks Amy to make an informal assessment, he is resistant to her professional opinion. When she notices women flirting with Jonny, Adele wonders if he is ready for a relationship after Bonnie's tragic death. Perhaps she knows a suitable candidate?
Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
When Serena admits her mother to AAU, the women's relationship comes under scrutiny, particularly when Adrienne makes some damning allegations. And though she tries to keep them separate, Serena's personal and professional worlds collide with dramatic consequences. After ousting Elliot as lead consultant on Darwin, Jac has bridges to mend with the team. Instead, she antagonises Elliot by ignoring his advice and showboating with a daring surgical procedure. While his flatmates have busy social calendars, Dominic's private life is non-existent. But when a one-night stand - a nurse in a tiger onesie - offers the possibility of longer-term romance, can Dominic resist?
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
It's the day of Harry's hearing. As Serena prepares for the impact of the outcome on the AAU, events take an unexpected turn and a troubled Raf is challenged by an uncompromising vision of the future. Meanwhile, after losing the Herzig to Jac and moving out of the consultant's office, Elliot prepares for retirement but with Adele intent on keeping him at Holby, will he succeed with his plans? Elsewhere, with a loved-up Arthur and an absent Zosia, Dominic feels increasingly alone, until a surprising encounter with Kyle leads him to make risky decision.
Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
When an erratic Zosia ignores the wishes of a patient, Dominic and Arthur worry about their futures. A loyal Colette risks much more than her career. Meanwhile, when a much-missed friendly face returns to AAU and offers support to a reinstated and grateful Harry, he demands answers to some awkward questions he can't afford to ignore. Elsewhere, when Jac catches on that Elliot is working on a new project, she is quick to get Guy involved. A wary Elliot fears he could lose out to Jac all over again.
Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
Hanssen is struggling to cope with the fallout from last week's interview. When a patient is then admitted who has contacted the press about his treatment at the hands of the NHS, Hanssen is determined to silence the critics. Tara is paranoid about her own condition when a patient arrives on Darwin and refuses the lifesaving treatment offered to them. Emotionally fragile, Tara lays into the patient as Elliot looks on horrified. Elliot tells Tara enough is enough and goes to see Hanssen, determined to transfer Tara off his ward. After Eddi's drunken behaviour at Chrissie and Sacha's wedding, Luc has taken drastic action, determined to make Eddi face up to her problems.
Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012
Eddi is back on AAU and determined to prove she can cope. But when a patient case is too close to home and the pressures of a demanding ward begin to take their toll, Luc's worst fears are realised. Elliot is utterly disillusioned when his artificial heart project, ten years in the making, has a last-minute setback. But losing a patient on Darwin forces him back to his lab, determined to find a solution. It's the day of Chantelle's interview and she is desperate to make a good impression - especially as Charlie Fairhead will be interviewing her! However, one tricky patient case and a terrible interview later - is this Chantelle's last day at Holby?
Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
The arrival of new CT1 Lilah Birdwood causes ripples in the AAU playground as Michael and Serena do battle for her respect. But can Lilah prove herself worthy of their tussle or will she find herself on a plane back to Australia? When Jac is ordered by Hanssen to treat a Board Member's daughter she finds out more than she wanted to. Jac begins to doubt whether Hanssen is the leader she once thought he was, but when the opportunity to nail her colours to the mast presents itself, which way will Jac go? It is Chantelle's first day as staff nurse, but she finds herself the envy of Mary-Claire and when new hunk Rhys arrives on the scene, she is soon drawn into a dispute that nearly costs her professionally.
Tuesday, November 6th, 2012
Pressure mounts on Hanssen, and when the son of his very first patient at Holby is admitted, Hanssen fights to save him and his own career. When Hanssen takes a mysterious call, we are left wondering if events at the hospital are all that define his decisions today. Jonny finds himself in the middle of Mo and Jac over a difficult patient case. As tensions boil over, in trying to please both women Jonny risks losing both. Sacha wants to have one more run at being a consultant, but ends up with more than he bargained for when Michael gives him his patient list. Has Sacha got what it takes?
Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
Ric finds himself being caught between his patient and the future of the hospital as Serena gets ready to take over the running of the hospital in Hanssen’s absence. Jonny is without his sidekick after he and Mo had an argument last week. Michael’s day begins badly with the news that his children aren’t coming home until Christmas and things end up getting worse.
Tuesday, November 20th, 2012
With the new CEO Imelda Cousins due to start work today, Ric becomes determined to keep control of his ward. After Lilah attempts to run before she can walk, he finds himself in the firing line. After a difficult patient comes in, Jac attempts to get closer to Jonny through the case. Luc is forced to come out of his lab after the new CEO demands he return to ward duties.
Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
Imelda ends up taking a shine to Jac and enjoys the fact that she helped cast doubt over Hanssen’s suitability for the job. Jac wants to impress her, but ends up getting drawn into a complicated teen pregnancy case. It’s assessment day for new CT1 doctor Lilah. Serena hopes that today will be her last shift on AAU, and is even more happy after she learns that she’s worked with Imelda before.
Tuesday, December 4th, 2012
Hertzig patient, Aisha, is readmitted to the hospital and Elliot attempts to do everything that he can to save her, but it’s not enough. Tara is really affected by her death and after Ollie confronts her about her overreaction to Aisha’s death, she knows it’s time to be honest about her brain tumour or risk losing Ollie forever. After Ric fails Lilah on an assessment, she wonders if the events of the previous week had anything to do with it.
Tuesday, December 11th, 2012
The atmosphere between Ric and Lilah is strained and after Imelda becomes involved, she only ends up antagonising an already fragile situation. Mo’s boyfriend Albie takes his dying wife to the hospital for treatment. Jonny believes that she shouldn’t get involved but will she listen to him? After a patient towing a yacht shows up on AAU, Chrissie finds herself day dreaming about a Caribbean island Christmas.
Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
Ollie returns to the hospital, having spent time away attempting to research Tara’s condition. Michael is paying extra attention to his romance with HCA, Ramona. Chantelle still has no clue where she stands with Rhys.
Friday, December 28th, 2012
A Vegas-bound Ric shows up at the hospital and reveals that he has got a new job in the Pharma-industry. After his expertise is needed on an emergency patient, Ric finds himself being drawn in. Jac finds herself involved in a family crisis as Jonny desperately wants to appeal to her better nature.
Thursday, January 3rd, 2013
As Luc discovers a breakthrough in his research, a patient’s tattoo becomes the gateway to a darker side of him. Sacha attempts to help his friend before it is too late. Lilah is back at work and is surprised to learn that Ric has not resigned. Ollie is worried that Tara’s reveal the previous week has forced her back into her shell.
Tuesday, January 8th, 2013
Jac ends up travelling to Sweden to try and find Hanssen. After she finds out the reason behind Hanssen’s actions, she has to decide whether to follow through with Serena’s instructions or to side with Hanssen. Luc is put on a short leash by Michael following the events of the previous week. Luc is still be haunted by events from the past and despite Michael and Sacha’s best efforts, it looks like he will go off the rails.
Tuesday, January 15th, 2013
Things could not be better between Jac and Jonny, but when she hears that the former 'love of her life' is getting married, she is thrown and jeopardises everything that she cares for. Serena is running Holby like clockwork, but can she hold onto her position even when under threat from a competitor? When Chrissie finds a lump, she is afraid for her health but is reluctant to confide in Sacha.
Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013
Jac is feeling guilty after the events of the previous night and wants to put it all behind her. Arthur Digby shows up for his first day on Keller and fails to make a good first impression. Michael is surprised after he finds out about his new F1, Gemma Wilde’s extra-curricular activities.
Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
Malick finds it hard to deal with the arrival of Jake, the son he never knew he had. Ric ends up being forced to give the registrar an ultimatum. Elliot's efforts to help a rebellious medical student don't go to plan.
Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
Michael divides his team over a suspected case of child abuse.
Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
The previous week's child protection case returns to haunt Michael, after Mandy Fairlock is admitted on to the ward, following an arson attack on her home.
Tuesday, February 19th, 2013
Gemma fears for her safety after an ex-patient takes her hostage on AAU. Tara faces her worst fear when she undergoes another scan after suffering another symptom. Malick's determination to keep his private life secret from the rest of the staff may threaten to ruin his relationship with Nathan.
Tuesday, February 26th, 2013
Serena’s mother’s operation is finally scheduled and she is determined that everything will go to plan. Gemma is determined to prove that she is ready to be back at work. Mo turns to Jonny to cheer her up when she is in a bad mood but after he lets her down, she finds herself a new friend in Sacha.
Monday, March 4th, 2013
Malick's world is turned upside down when a face from his past turns up at Holby.
Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
Jac gets a second chance to impress Hanssen with her newly-acquired surgical skills
Tuesday, March 19th, 2013
Jac and Jonny's relationship reaches breaking point. Chrissie gets her cancer test results
Tuesday, March 26th, 2013
It is a bittersweet day for Tara, as she is forced to face her demons head on.
Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
A journalist threatens to expose the legal action Serena is taking against the hospital.
Tuesday, April 9th, 2013
When Malick is presented with the opportunity of a lifetime, he struggles on whether to leave Holby for good, or stay with the son that he barely knows. A mysterious figure from Gemma's past shows up, and it seems like her problems will always catch up with her. Ollie is worried that Tara is not thinking straight concerning her upcoming operation.
Tuesday, April 16th, 2013
It is finally the day of Tara's big operation, and Gemma is drawn into a tricky case.
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
Arthur starts to feel the pressure of being the best junior doctor after winning the F1 award. Everyone is shocked to see Ollie back at work so soon after Tara's operation.
Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
Elliot attempts to help Ollie, but the tension between the pair threatens their professional relationship, especially after the latter's counsellor gets involved. Ric learns that his brief spell on AAU is to be made permanent, causing him to question his commitment to the position.
Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
Malick is given the extra responsibility he yearns for when he is put in charge of a mysterious high profile patient, but as he learns more about her relationship with a serial killer, will he be able to continue treating her? Sacha comes back from a family holiday to discover some serious news about his daughter's health. Jac is stunned when given news that she never thought she would ever hear.
Tuesday, May 14th, 2013
Malick finds himself professionally compromised as he is tempted to make a deal with a murder accomplice in order to find the body of a missing girl. Will he act on his sympathies for the victim's mother or his duty as a doctor? Gemma deals with a patient who thinks she is a vampire, while warding off the charms of posh new doctor Harry. How long will she be able to resist? Ollie's denial about his grief over Tara's death begins to break down, as he contemplates his future without her.
Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
Sacha is determined to be strong and positive for Rachel, hanging all his hopes on the chemo and protecting her from the truth. But when Rachel's chemo results come back, his world is turned upside down. Can he tell Rachel the truth? Jac can't bring herself to tell Jonny about the pregnancy, in spite of Mo's protestations. But when they clash over a young patient, Jonny makes a discovery that means Jac can no longer hide the truth. Arthur's attempt to woo Chantelle with an old-fashioned mix tape goes disastrously wrong when Malick gets involved!
Tuesday, May 28th, 2013
Malick is stunned when he realises that Amanda Layton lied to him. Her deathbed confession wasn't true and her victim is not buried where she told him. But there's worse to come for him, a betrayal by Dominic leads to him being suspended by Hanssen and his career hangs in the balance. Sacha is devastated when none of the family is a match for Rachel's bone marrow donation, until he reminds Chrissie that Daniel hasn't yet been tested. But will Chrissie be prepared to put her son at risk in order to save Rachel? Jonny and Jac struggle over how to deal with her pregnancy and Jonny is amazed when he realises he's actually made Jac cry. But can they overcome their differences and find a way to be parents without being together?
Tuesday, June 4th, 2013
Holby is under the microscope as Amanda Layton's case is heard in the coroner's court. Malick's personal and professional lives are put in jeopardy. Gemma's day goes from bad to worse when she encounters a difficult patient and problems at home. Gemma is forced to seek help from an unlikely source.
Tuesday, June 11th, 2013
As Sacha and Chrissie wait for the results of Daniel's tests, Sacha doesn't feel much like celebrating his birthday. Chrissie tries to maintain a brave face, but even if Daniel is a match, can she put her son through the procedure? Michael's plans are thrown awry when Jasmine gets an earlier flight from America. He's determined to get away from Holby in time, but will he be able to pass responsibility for his patients to Serena? Elliot is concerned about Ollie's behaviour, but Ollie insists he is fine. An unusual case from AAU forces Harry and Ollie to work together - will they crack the case?
Tuesday, June 18th, 2013
Ollie is on the brink of losing all control over his life. When his mistakes threaten to derail the entire ward, Elliot tries to protect him from Jac and insists that Ollie has to come to terms with the loss of Tara, on his own basis. Unwilling to accept anyone's help Ollie encounters Lexi, a Herzig patient, and tries to discover what is causing the Herzig to fail to prove he is still in control. Tensions are still running high between Sacha and Chrissie over Rachel's bone marrow transplant. Chrissie is terrified of losing Daniel, just like she lost Amanda. Can she risk putting her son through a procedure knowing there's a risk he could die? Michael is struggling with the fact he simply can't help his patient Seb. When Seb's father accuses Michael of giving them false hope and retreats from seeing Seb, Michael is devastated. Michael resolves to make one of Seb's last wishes come true.
Tuesday, June 25th, 2013
Ollie is adamant he is fit to work but when his erratic behaviour endangers a patient's life, Gemma has to step in. Will he let her take the fall? Can Chrissie forgive Sacha for lying or is it the end of their marriage? Arthur's patient gives him some life advice, but will he 'grab the bull by the whatsits' and tell Chantelle how he really feels?
Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013
Michael struggles to remain impartial as Seb deteriorates and his parents can't be found. Meanwhile Jasmine wants to know if she can stay in England with him, what will Michael decide? When Harry is put in charge of AAU for the day, he and Gemma clash, but will a difficult case make Gemma see a different side to Harry? When Sharon invites Elliot to the opera he readily accepts until Mo, Jonny and Jac point out this may be a date. Does Elliot know what he's getting into?
Tuesday, July 9th, 2013
As Oliver and Harry prepare presentations to compete for the next rotation on Darwin, Oliver reaches rock bottom as he stoops to stealing Tara's work and passing it off as his own. He finally faces up to his grief and his guilt over Tara and comes clean, exonerating Gemma in the process; he then bids Elliot and Holby a fond farewell before heading off to face his future. Harry is indignant to hear how Gemma has been stitched up by Oliver. When an angry patient's relative forces him to look at his own approach to life, he discovers his better side when he offers to renounce his claim on Darwin in return for Oliver clearing Gemma's name. Malick returns, planning to keep a low profile but immediately antagonises a patient and loses his nerve. But a comment from Arthur gives him the opportunity to give his patient a new lease of life - The Malick is back!
Tuesday, July 16th, 2013
Arthur is given new responsibilities now that he is an F2 and put in charge of Keller for the day. As he struggles to work with Chantelle after she rejected his advances, the ward starts to fall into chaos when a family member of a patient goes off the rails. Distracted by Jonny's excitement about her next scan, Jac finds herself on the back foot when a patient she had previously operated on returns to Darwin with new complications. Sacha tries to stay positive as the results of Rachel's bone marrow transplant are due, but unfortunately for him, the world's most pessimistic patient has just entered AAU
Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013
Arthur wrestles with his guilt following the mugging as Chantelle insists on returning to work. However Chantelle's determination is challenged by a difficult patient. Mo tries to ignore William's first birthday, but when a familiar patient arrives needing her help, will she be able to maintain her distance? When Harry discovers it's Mary-Claire's birthday, he realises she thinks he's got surprise plans for her... can he wriggle out of them, or will he do the right thing and make her day special?
Tuesday, July 30th, 2013
Tensions are high as Hattie deteriorates and Mo is determined to find a solution at any cost. Hanssen is thrown when his past love, Maja, visits the hospital and Arthur wants to know where he stands with Chantelle after their kiss. Mary-Claire is flying high after her romantic date with Harry, but does he feel the same way?
Tuesday, August 6th, 2013
While trying to discover Charlie's real identity, Chantelle begins to find her spirits lifting in his company; but following their recent kiss, will Arthur be able to keep a lid on his jealousy? When a best forgotten figure from Serena's past comes to work at Holby, she finds her professional and personal lives clashing, but rather than containing the problem the battle lines are drawn immediately. Does she really want to bury the hatchet? Elliot is flying high as his relationship with Sharon grows stronger, but some shocking news threatens to blow them apart. When Elliot is forced to make an emotional decision can he stay true to himself?
Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
When Mo is made to face the consequences of her actions, she starts to question if she has made the right choices. As the pressure builds from all sides, will she stick to her guns? As Chrissie faces her latest scan, who will she lean on for support? And can she and Sacha find the courage to tell each other the truth? When Serena finds out that Edward is attending the same high flyers medical dinner as her, she is desperate to find a plus one, but where on earth will she find someone to agree to go with her?
Tuesday, August 20th, 2013
It's the day of Rachel's fundraiser, and a stressed Sacha struggles to organise the event whilst trying to cope with his damaged relationship with Chrissie. When a patient notices Michael and Chrissie's growing closeness, Sacha becomes jealous and starts to suspect that something is going on between them, leading to a confrontation. Serena is delighted to be performing a difficult operation that will be streamed live to surgical students, but when her mother is admitted to hospital she is conflicted between her responsibilities as a daughter and her professional development. She turns to Edward for advice. Elliot organises a weekend away with Sharon, but when she is offered a fantastic job opportunity in the US, he is torn about the validity of their relationship. When his patient requires a psychiatric assessment, he has to work alongside Sharon and is forced to confront his feelings
Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
Chrissie is nervous about her prognosis consultation while having to deal with the fall out of an RTA on AAU. She becomes emotionally involved with a patient case, reflecting on her own medical health. She reaches out to Sacha, wanting him to come home but then ultimately ends up pushing him away. Elliot is taken aback when the offer is laid on the table of a holiday with Sharon. He's reluctant at first but soon comes round, feeling that he wants to take their relationship further, opting for a three month sabbatical. He's pulled up short when working with Sharon, which makes him question whether he's doing the right thing. Serena feels harassed and tense working alongside her smooth-tongued ex-husband, Edward. He makes light of their unusual work set-up but when she secretly looks through a bag delivered by courier from his wife, she realises that he's been economical with the truth.
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
There is an emergency when a patient is brought in with an unexploded device embedded in his chest and Harry endangers his colleagues' lives with his maverick approach.
Tuesday, September 10th, 2013
It is the day of Jac's 20-week scan, but she is stunned to find that her baby has complications; can she and Jonny find a way to help each other through their devastating news? Edward encourages Mary-Claire to try and get into Ric's good books, and she finds herself uncharacteristically involved with a homeless patient. But when a mistake is made in theatre, Mary-Claire loses her nerve, but finds an ally in Edward. Arthur learns that being nominated for Doctor of the Year brings its own set of problems - particularly as he finds himself caught between three women.
Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
Jac and Jonny are still in shock after finding out about their unborn baby's diagnosis and are forced to make some tough decisions. Meanwhile, Malick is keen to prove to Hanssen that he can meet his responsibilities as clinical skills tutor. However, will new F1 Zosia prove too much for him to handle? Elsewhere, Chrissie is determined to treat today like any other day, despite the fact she is starting treatment for cancer. But she finds herself making a friend in fellow cancer patient Tim.
Tuesday, September 24th, 2013
Malick's career is on the line after his behaviour last week. However, when Hanssen suggests they work together on a case, will Hanssen be able to lead by example? Chrissie's struggling to cope with cancer treatment, a difficult patient and Daniel's first day of nursery. Sacha's keen for Chrissie to take it easy, but new friend Tim encourages Chrissie to carry on – who will she listen to? Jac is keen for everything to continue as normal after the traumatic events of last week, but an unusual case and a surprising suggestion from Jonny mean there may be more challenges in store for Jac.
Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
Hanssen is still wrestling with his conscience after learning that he is to be a grandfather, and when Chantelle's niceness puts a pregnant patient at risk, he's out for blood. Will Arthur risk his chances of winning the Young Doctor of the Year award to stand up for Chantelle? Meanwhile, Sacha tries to remain optimistic about Chrissie's radiotherapy, but when he confides in Mo, things go too far. Elsewhere, it's Malick's first day on the job as a consultant and it's Serena's birthday - both are in for unwanted surprises.
Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
Hanssen is all set to take Malick in for a complex operation, when Chantelle is taken critically ill. Hanssen is forced to switch operations and try to save Chantelle's life. Meanwhile, Jonny and Jac have to deal with a patient who is literally being fought over by his overbearing mother and spoilt fiancée. Whilst they struggle to contain the family, an old friend of Jonny's swoops in as an agency nurse to assist them. But will Jac appreciate the help?
Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
Hanssen is faced with the consequences of Michael and Sunil's actions.
Tuesday, October 25th, 2011
Hanssen is certain that his leadership is being undermined by a management consultant.
Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
Michael returns to try and clear his name and win back the trust of his colleagues. On the day of the Internal Enquiry into the Plastics Scandal, Jac is eager to distance herself from the controversy. Michael is left reeling when she implicates him even further to protect herself.
Tuesday, November 8th, 2011
Michael returns to try and clear his name and win back the trust of his colleagues.
Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
Sahira clashes with Hanssen's new theatre liaison manager while trying to help a patient.
Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011
When Malick hears about Michael's resignation, he opts to spend the day on AAU trying to impress him. Malick and Luc argue over the treatment of a trauma patient with glass stuck in his leg. Malick lets his ego trump his judgement and when things go wrong in theatre, he has to call on Michael for help.
Tuesday, November 29th, 2011
When an emergency trauma case is admitted, Sahira needs Hanssen's help.
Tuesday, December 6th, 2011
Hanssen and Sahira's professional relationship is tested when she confronts him.
Tuesday, December 13th, 2011
Malick's world is thrown into chaos when an ex-lover turns up at Holby.
Tuesday, December 20th, 2011
Malick's personal and professional lives collide when he tries to save an ex-lover.
Tuesday, December 27th, 2011
Elliot's Ukrainian trip takes a twist when he discovers the real reason for his visit.
Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012
Eddi is fragile after a heavy New Year's celebration but Luc is unamused by her attitude.
Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
Emotions run high when Greg thinks Sahira has been in a car accident.
Tuesday, January 17th, 2012
Greg is stunned when Sahira announces she is leaving. Hanssen alights on a new mission.
Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
Sahira is torn between the two men in her life, while Ric clashes with Hanssen.
Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
Greg tries to keep away from Sahira, but is upset when she reveals she is leaving Holby.
Tuesday, February 7th, 2012
Michael's position as AAU clinical lead is challenged by a new consultant's arrival.
Tuesday, February 14th, 2012
Oliver diagnoses a rare condition. Chantelle's misinterprets Lleucu's good intentions.
Tuesday, February 21st, 2012
Greg's happiness is short-lived when he discovers the identity of the new anaesthetist.
Tuesday, February 28th, 2012
Hanssen has a plan to secure Holby's future as a teaching hospital.
Tuesday, March 6th, 2012
New trainee doctor Tara ruffles feathers with her over-keen attitude.
Tuesday, March 13th, 2012
Sahira is feeling the pressure of working with Greg and Rafi on Darwin. As Greg and Rafi’s friendship grows, Sahira’s relationship with her husband is worse than ever, despite their attempts to be more professional and leave their home problems out of the hospital. When Sahira finally breaks down after a difficult case, it is Greg she turns to, full of remorse for how she has treated him and tormented by her feelings for him. Greg cannot bear to see Sahira so unhappy, what will he decide to do?
Tuesday, March 20th, 2012
When Elliot’s plan to send disused surgical equipment to the Ukraine becomes public knowledge, he has to write a proposal for the hospital board. Will he be able to get Hanssen and the board onside before the valuable machines are taken off to be disposed of, whilst also finding time to treat one of his long-standing patients?
Tuesday, March 27th, 2012
Michael is struggling to accept that Alex is the clinical lead on AAU, made all the more difficult because she is taking all the interesting cases. When a repatriated patient comes in from The Gambia, Michael refuses to be shut out, but his diagnosis and Alex's are completely different. As the patient declines, will the two consultants be able to work together to save her life? Rafi and Sahira are trying to spend some time together, but when Hanssen manipulates Sahira into forgoing a night out with her husband for a tricky operation, Rafi decides that enough is enough. Lleucu is excited about moving in with Chantelle, but she doesn't know that the move-in date clashes with Chantelle's Ibiza holiday. Once the truth is revealed, will the two girls manage to salvage their friendship without alienating their patient?
Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012
Sahira cannot believe it when Hanssen takes her off CTU but she is determined not to let him control her. When Rafi confronts her about Greg, she is overwhelmed with the pressures being placed on both her professional and personal lives and begins to wonder if she can cope.
Tuesday, April 10th, 2012
Sahira and Rafi's relationship is looking uncertain, and Sahira faces her toughest choice yet: whether to fight for her marriage, or stick with her career at Holby.
Tuesday, April 17th, 2012
Sahira bids goodbye to Darwin and Hanssen. Malick pushes the limits of his ability.
Tuesday, April 24th, 2012
Malick faces up to his new responsibilities both as a teacher and a doctor.
Tuesday, May 1st, 2012
When Greg oversteps the boundaries of the doctor/patient relationship he has to come face-to-face with the demons of his past. Will he be able to confront the truth and help his patient without risking his reputation and his career? With a complaint about a patient's death hanging over him, Malick is distracted on the ward, wondering...
Tuesday, May 8th, 2012
Ric and Keller's new consultant, Serena, clash over a patient's care.
Tuesday, May 15th, 2012
When Ella decides to quit her AAU rotation, Sacha is determined to prove to her that she has got what it takes. But in the face of volatile and edgy patients, will Ella be able to help Sacha when he needs it the most? Darwin is ushering in a new era of technology, and Elliot is under pressure to keep up.
Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012
Darwin welcomes the new transplant team, but not everyone is happy to have all the attention on the newcomers. When the opportunity of a landmark operation comes up, will the transplant team be able to rise to the occasion?
Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
Malick finds himself going head-to-head against Serena over a particular case.
Tuesday, June 5th, 2012
Tara risks hers and Ollie's careers to ensure her patient gets a life-changing operation.
Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
Luc is finding it difficult to communicate with Eddi, and ultimately he has to face up to the truth about their fractious relationship. Ollie has to be reminded to keep personal feelings off the ward when he tries to protect Tara by covering for her mistake. Dan has a difficult day, but he finally finds the courage to be true to himself.
Tuesday, June 19th, 2012
In the face of a hospital-wide outbreak, Luc is determined to make up for missing a diagnosis the day before. Elsewhere, Dan's father is admitted as a patient.
Tuesday, June 26th, 2012
With his father on the ward, Dan is finding himself torn between his new relationship with Simon, his duties as a doctor and his father's perception of him. Eddi and Luc are finally together, but when Hanssen offers Luc a permanent contract, he has to decide whether he can commit both personally and professionally. Tara tries to impress Hanssen while completing her duties on Darwin, but when she finally gets the attention from him that she has been craving, it is for entirely different reasons.
Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012
Chantelle wants to be taken more seriously as a nurse, and Ric encourages her to speak up more. When faced with a serious ethical dilemma, Chantelle finally finds her voice, but has she gone too far? Michael is furious that he is missing his son's birthday because he has been pulled into work at the last minute. As he battles to pull a downbeat AAU team together, will he realise that sometimes his first commitment needs to be to his family, not the hospital. Elliot's exam results are in and overall he has achieved excellent results. However, when his star student starts doubting herself, Elliot has to step up and give her the confidence she needs to keep studying.
Tuesday, July 10th, 2012
Dan and Simon are thoroughly loved up. This new found happiness even has an effect on Dan's work - he is more confident with his patients and stands up to Serena. However, when Simon is offered a dream job in Leeds and looks like he'll be leaving, Dan's new found confidence flounders. Can he bear to be separated from Simon? Chrissie and Sacha struggle to define their relationship. Their plans for a romantic dinner are blown out of the water when Ella, the medical student from a few weeks ago, is admitted as a patient. Sacha attempts to help Ella, but Chrissie is far more condemning - Ella almost let Sacha die, she can't forgive her. Tara is anxious - she must meet with Hanssen to learn her fate. Will he let her continue to treat patients now he knows about her tumour? Ollie and Tara work together on a former patient of Hanssen's. Ollie is suspicious of Tara's furtive meetings with Hanssen - is she trying to stitch him up?
Tuesday, July 17th, 2012
Tension between Ollie and Tara threatens to affect a heart-breaking patient case.
Tuesday, July 24th, 2012
When Mo goes into labour, she has to face up to the questions and consequences of her pregnancy; but who will support her when her birthing partner is delayed? Serena is struggling to meet targets under Hanssen's watchful eye, and comes up with a scheme that will change the face of the hospital. Eddi is determined to prove to Sacha that she is not in a bad mood about Luc, but is she protesting too much?
Tuesday, July 31st, 2012
Tara is keen to impress Jac and gain her backing for a research project. However, when Jac fobs her off on Ollie the atmosphere is tense, leading Tara to confront Ollie about their 'almost kiss'. The two agree to keep things professional, but will their feelings be so easily ignored? Michael is back from the US and not best pleased with Serena's new initiative. How will AAU cope with the non-referral scheme and is Serena friend or foe? Malick is caught between Serena and Ric. Can he truly deliver a more efficient system without compromising patient care?
Tuesday, August 7th, 2012
Malick struggles with treating a convicted murderer but when he learns his side of the story, he's determined to save him and reunite him with his daughter, despite the patient's refusal to consent. Eddi wants to prove that she can cope under the pressure of the non-referral policy, but her determination to be efficient, and the encouragement of a new locum, leads to her discharging a patient who is seriously ill. Jac doesn't want to help Elliot out with a difficult patient, until Elliot attacks her for her selfishness, and she realises that she can play as part of the team when she wants to.
Tuesday, August 14th, 2012
Mo is back at work after giving up her baby. She insists to Jonny that she is fine, but Jonny is not so sure whether Mo is physically or mentally strong enough to be back at work yet. When Emily, a young farmer, is brought in with serious injuries, the new non-referral system has Chrissie concerned; will her patient still receive the best care possible? She clashes with Serena over getting Emily the right treatment, but earns Serena's respect in the process. Serena mentions there is a nursing position going - she thinks Chrissie would be the perfect person. Will Chrissie leave AAU? Hanssen still needs to get Holby into shape financially. He has hired fresh blood, George, to help him achieve his goals, but will he and George see eye-to-eye on the best way to run Holby? Eddi is annoyed by Chrissie, and grows closer to Max
Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
Michael is ready to throw in the towel on the no-referral policy as AAU reaches breaking point. However, when he finds out that new business manager George Binns is carrying out a financial appraisal on all wards, he determines to buckle down and impress the 'money man'. But, with AAU theatre full, Michael is forced to take desperate action with a patient's care in front of George. What will this mean for the future of AAU? Tara is so desperate to prove she can cope with Jac's brutal regime that she rejects any help from Elliot or Ollie. Her pride then stops her from then admitting she is struggling with a patient's diagnosis, resulting in a routine test going very wrong. Chantelle is struggling to believe she will be the best candidate for the permanent nursing position on Keller. Her confidence is further undermined when an old 'friend' from college turns up as a patient and jealously makes a complaint against her.
Tuesday, August 28th, 2012
Michael is at his wits end with the, now permanent, no referrals policy. Ordered by Hanssen to send a guest patient to another hospital rather than transfer them to Keller, he decides to personally ensure they get there. But when there are no ambulances available, Michael decides on drastic action with devastating consequences. Serena is less than impressed when she discovers that a recovering alcoholic is the primary candidate for a liver transplant. But when it appears that they are no longer suitable to receive the organ, Serena clashes with Ric as she fights for her patient to be given a second chance. Mo is disappointed when Jonny reveals he can no longer go to her family do because of his auntie's birthday. Feeling bad, Jonny decides to try and set Mo up with Mr Thompson (her obstetrician). Mo is furious when she finds out what he's been up to, especially when she realises he lied about his auntie's birthday too
Tuesday, September 4th, 2012
Mo feels isolated from Jonny after he lied to her about seeing Jac. A complicated medical dilemma shows up in the shape of a Jehovah’s Witness who wants a bloodless operation. Mo and Jac can not agree about how best to proceed. Following Ritchie Mooney’s death, Hanssen has closed the non-referral scheme and is demanding answers.
Tuesday, September 11th, 2012
When drugs go missing on the ward Max is quick to cover and absolve Eddi, but Sacha is not convinced and has serious concerns about Eddi's mindset. When a Sickle Cell patient then arrives in need of a heavy dose of painkillers, does Max have her best interests at heart, and is Eddi putting her faith in the right friend? Jac refuses to read Tara's research project until she has solved the guest case, but when it takes longer than expected it interferes with her date with Ollie. Tara realises she will have to face up to Jac. Can she solve the mystery of the guest case and will she have the courage to turn down Jac's help in order to go out with Ollie tonight. Malick naively thinks that his new students will be a breeze, but is thrown when he realises they get to mark him on his ability as a teacher. Malick tries his own techniques, but an old master has to show him the way
Tuesday, September 18th, 2012
Jac is worried that the hospital staff are gossiping about her and Jonny. When she sees Ollie and Mo whispering, she jumps to conclusions and takes it out on Mo when they have to work together on a case. She doesn't need help, and her relationship with Jonny doesn't mean anything. Will Jac be able to admit the truth? Max and Eddi have snuck down to the lab for a moment alone. They are interrupted by none other than Luc. When Luc discovers Eddi has found herself a new man, he is quick to assure Sacha he has only returned for his research documents and will soon be gone. Sacha begs him to stay, telling him they need his help. Can Luc work alongside Eddi after everything that has happened? It is Chrissie's birthday, but she doesn't want a big song and dance, despite Sacha's desire to spoil her on her big day. Chrissie's annoyance mounts as she deals with difficult patients and Chantelle gets underfoot. Will Chrissie be able to see the bigger picture and enjoy her day?
Tuesday, September 25th, 2012
Tensions are high as Ric, Serena, Michael and George await the outcome of the report on Mr Mooney. Serena tries to get on with her day, introducing new streamlined treatment, which brings her into direct opposition with Ric. However, when a case turns out to be more complicated than expected can she bring herself to ask for some old-school help from Ric? Luc continues to struggle to accept Max and Eddi's relationship; when Michael points out Max will be required to leave if Luc commits to staying, Luc makes a decision. However, when Max invites Eddi to leave with him and Sacha reveals that there are drugs missing on the ward, how far will Luc go to protect Eddi? Jac and Ollie are away at a conference. When Jonny and Mo find Ollie's phone left in the locker room, they cannot resist pulling a prank on Tara. But when things get out of hand, who will be the first to break?
Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012
Hanssen receives yet another life-threatening phone-call from a mysterious caller; this time, the man has come to the hospital to make his threats real. Not happy with the compensation money he received after his father's death, Nick Mooney takes Hanssen hostage in the back of his van... Jac is in a foul mood and Jonny assumes it is work-related, but he is soon put straight when she tells him she might be pregnant. Whilst he is desperate to know if this is the case, Jac is in no hurry to find out. She finally decides to take the test, but what will the outcome be? When Sacha suggests he and Chrissie tie the knot sooner rather than later for tax reasons, Chrissie is less than happy. Refusing to talk to him, he tries his hardest to make it up to her, announcing his feelings more publicly than he planned. But will this be enough for a demanding Chrissie?
Tuesday, October 9th, 2012
With five days to go until their wedding day, Chrissie and Sacha have agreed to keep it quiet; just them, no-one else. But when Sacha's daughters find out, it's not long before his mother gets wind of it, and after that their secret is well and truly out. With the pressure piling up, Chrissie starts to have serious doubts about marrying Sacha and confides in Malick. With her hen night in full swing, Chrissie can't bear it any longer and leaves - is she on her way to see Sacha to call it off, or will she go ahead with their big day? Eddi is relying more and more on the camoxidan that Max introduced her to, but when Michael imposes a strict drugs signing-out policy on AAU, her supply runs out and she resorts to stealing drugs from a patient. Luc discovers what she's been doing and confronts her, but will he report her, or will he keep quiet and help her overcome her addiction? As Ollie and Tara's relationship strengthens, he accidentally tells her that he loves her. Tara struggles to come to terms with it, but a patient makes her see that they are soul mates. She overcomes her fear of commitment and gathers the courage to tell him she loves him too... albeit in Chinese!
Tuesday, October 19th, 2010
Connie feels on top of her game, but when the stranger in her office turns out to be the new joint Director of Surgery, Hanssen, Connie is defiant - she doesn't job share. Setting out to make sure Hanssen knows who is top dog, she outlines her visionary presentation to the Board. But when Hanssen publically dismisses her plans, Connie is humiliated. When Connie watches from the wings as Hanssen gathers the hospital together, telling them that there will be tough times to come, she realises a new King of Holby has been born. Joseph can't help but feel compassion for the grieving, pregnant Faye, and dismisses Jac's cynical view of her. But Joseph can't ignore Faye's capacity for manipulation, and is shocked when she tells him Linden is the father of her child. Reeling from this lie, Joseph knows he can not trust Faye, and decides to treat her with kid gloves. Social pariah Michael finds it hard to keep his spirits up when the Spence charm doesn't work on Hanssen. Vowing not to be beaten, Michael sets his sights on selling himself as the saviour of the hospital via Holby Care. But Hanssen has a different plan for him.
Tuesday, October 26th, 2010
Michael basks in the luxury of Holby Care, leaving Penny in the lurch on the frontline on AAU. But with Hanssen arriving on AAU just in time to witness the mess, Michael realises he may have pushed his luck. Will Michael step up to be Penny's knight in shining armour? Connie is shocked to hear that Ric could be made redundant and wants to try and protect him from Hanssen. Connie struggles to fight the system and realises the financial realities the hospital is facing. With the odds stacked against her, will Connie find another solution to save Ric and beat Hanssen at his own game? Elizabeth is sure she'll be on the redundancy list - last in, first out. More nervous than ever in Hanssen's presence, Elizabeth is worried about making a mistake. With Ric's help, Elizabeth may be able to swing things her way, but will it be enough to secure Hanssen's good opinion and secure her job?
Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
Ric is clinging onto work, despite his declining health. His daughter Jess has important news, but he refuses to make time to listen. When his denial starts affecting his work and the people who love him most, can he swallow his pride and accept that he needs to slow down? Sacha is overjoyed that Chrissie is back from maternity leave, and he tries to play the hero at work to win her affection. But he's made jealous by the instant attraction between Chrissie and Greg. Will Sacha just be left holding the baby? Jac warns Joseph not to get sucked in by a grief-stricken Faye. But when he realises Faye needs psychiatric help and is putting their unborn child's health at risk, will Joseph intervene and protect her?
Tuesday, November 9th, 2010
Penny is put out when Michael is completely distracted by a job interview, as she needs him to write her annual report. Ollie mishandles a terminal case, underlining his own repeated unprofessionalism. Elliot, while appalled at the full extent of Ollie's immaturity, covers for him. Donna meets an attractive new agency nurse, Kieran. After an initial spark, things go downhill as Donna becomes suspicious of his laddish ways.
Tuesday, November 16th, 2010
Penny is put out when Michael is completely distracted by a job interview, as she needs him to write her annual report. Ollie mishandles a terminal case, underlining his own repeated unprofessionalism. Elliot, while appalled at the full extent of Ollie's immaturity, covers for him. Donna meets an attractive new agency nurse, Kieran. After an initial spark, things go downhill as Donna becomes suspicious of his laddish ways.
Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010
Hanssen warns Connie that cuts still have to be made on Darwin and he ends up putting Elliot in the firing line. Jac feels like she has to be completley indispensable so that Hanssen will be impressed. When she makes a wrong choice in theatre things don't go to plan. Frieda is encouraged by Penny and Michael to come back on to the day shift on a permanent basis.
Tuesday, November 30th, 2010
After Faye goes into labour she refuses to leave the psyche ward which causes Joseph to panic. The baby is in a breeched position and Faye needs a Caesarean performed quickly. Jac ends up getting a call from Joseph asking for help. Chrissie looks forward to her date with Greg but she is worried that its not the right time to start dating again. Donna is determined not to give into Kieran's charms.
Tuesday, December 7th, 2010
Elliot and Connie argue throughout a difficult shift, as Elliot attempts to remain detached from a patient and Connie's father is admitted to Keller ward. When Elliot walks out of an operation, Connie cannot defend him to Hanssen and admits that he has become a liability. Faye is injured attempting to leave the hospital. Joseph halts their divorce proceedings in an effort to support her, and Faye decides to name their son Harry, after Joseph's deceased brother. However, when Joseph realises that Faye intends to return to the psychiatric unit with Harry, he seeks comfort from Jac. The patient Jac almost killed by neglecting his pre-op checks intends to make a formal complaint, and Chrissie panics, believing she is at fault after being set up by Jac.
Tuesday, December 14th, 2010
Connie's father undergoes an operation which proves more difficult than expected. Struggling to deal with his worsening condition, Connie seeks respite in her work. Having completed his surgical rotation on Darwin, Oliver is posted to the AAU. He loses his confidence in theatre and embarrasses himself in front of Michael. Greg is frustrated to be working with Elliot on Darwin, but comes to respect him when Elliot diagnoses an obscure condition. He is shocked to learn of Connie's plan to push Elliot out of his job, and confronts her over her treatment of her former friend.
Tuesday, December 21st, 2010
Chrissie, tired out from looking after Daniel, has to face the board over a mistake Jac framed her for. Sacha turns into Chrissie’s knight in shining armour and she at long last wonders whether he could be her "Mr. Right". Penny gets above her station when filling in as registrar for the shift, upsetting Oliver in the process before coming back down to earth after a talk from Michael. Joseph tries to get Faye re-admitted to the psychiatric ward but she declines. Joseph, left with no choice, decides to invite Faye and Harry to spend Christmas with him, upsetting Jac after promising to spend Christmas with her. Faye makes a mysterious phone call.
Tuesday, December 28th, 2010
Connie faces tough choices when her dad is rushed into Holby on Christmas Day and she is brought face-to-face with consequences of the cuts. Faye attempts to escape abroad with baby Harry, but is forced by Jac to be honest with both herself and Joseph and make an important decision regarding her future.
Tuesday, January 4th, 2011
A new registrar, Antoine Malick, arrives at Holby and immediately rubs Penny and Michael the wrong way. Donna and Kieran's future together looks shaky after Kieran delivers some shocking news to her. Mark abuses his power to save Chrissie's job.
Tuesday, January 11th, 2011
Joseph has it all figured out. He will pull back his hours to spend more time with his infant son, Harry. But when Hanssen offers Joseph a promotion, it becomes more difficult to put family first. Joseph avoids getting sucked back into long hours at the expense of his son when he decides to leave the hospital for good. Sacha has tried everything to get back on Chrissie's good side. He has apologized, bought her shoes, and now he has volunteered to supervise her on her first week after her hearing. But Chrissie is not having it, and Sacha's apologetic efforts sideline his patients, putting their health at risk. When Frieda learns she is being laid off, Penny begs her to consider applying for an F1 position; she has been a doctor before, after all. Frieda refuses at first, but a day under the wrath of the unforgiving Malick may just jumpstart her motivation.
Tuesday, January 18th, 2011
When Elliot discovers Greg and Mary-Claire in a compromising situation, Greg's position is in jeopardy. Greg goes out of his way to prove to Elliot how talented he is, but at the risk of a patient's life. Donna is back on the ward, angry and bitter about Kieran. Her actions alienate her staff, anger Mark, and ultimately cost a colleague their career in Holby. Chrissie and Sacha are getting closer, but Chrissie fears that Sacha still has feelings for her. She distances herself from him, leaving him devastated.
Tuesday, January 25th, 2011
Mark is torn between maintaining his friendships and his duty to the hospital when Hanssen tells him he must drop a consultant from the rota. However, when Elliot bends the rules to help a patient again, the choice appears to have been made for him. Meanwhile, Kieran returns, desperate to win Donna's affections before he leaves for Afghanistan.
Tuesday, February 1st, 2011
After Malick is left in charge of the AAU, Michael thinks that he should use his team. Malick ends up managing to upset everyone and in particular Penny, whose diagnosis and advice he decides to ignore.
Tuesday, February 8th, 2011
When patient Aislinn Marsh tells Malick she would like a consultant rather than a registrar, it soon becomes apparent that this is not entirely the truth when his replacement is Ric. Malick accuses her of being racist and she uses this as a reason to delay her operation by making a formal complaint against him, saying that he was aggressive towards her. Even though this isn't true, it is Malick's word against hers. Therefore Ric tells him that he isn't allowed to operate on her. However in theatre Aislinn goes into crisis and the team need his help. He walks out of theatre and they assume he's abandoning them, although he swiftly returns with a crash team and saves the day.
Tuesday, February 15th, 2011
Jac is back at Holby and out to prove she can be a good leader, she bites her tongue and accepts the offer of mentoring new registrar, Sahira through her first day. But when Sahira proves not only is she a match for Jac but has history with Hanssen, Jac realises all may not be what it seems. Jac knows she has competition - but there's nothing she likes better - bring it on!
Thursday, February 24th, 2011
Sahira is pleased to be back working but is disturbed when it becomes clear that Hanssen wants to use her to snitch on her colleagues. Starring Guy Henry & Laila Rouass.
Tuesday, March 1st, 2011
Jac has tried everything to get ahead: lying, cheating and manipulating. But Elliot suggests that she is better off just being a team player. Jac takes the advice, and helps Greg with one of his patients. But when the patient turns out to be a candidate for cutting-edge surgery, Jac reverts to her old tactics to lead the operation.
Tuesday, March 8th, 2011
Donna wants to start a new life with Kieran but struggles with the prospect of leaving Ric and Michael and uprooting Mia. Elizabeth and Jess help her find the strength to let go. With the race for Darwin Consultancy looming, Sahira struggles to meet Hanssen's demands and deal with a vulnerable patient. When her little boy is taken ill, Sahira is surprised to find an ally in Jac. When a difficult patient has a phobia of doctors, Frieda is forced to rely on Chrissie, and realises that alienating the nurses isn't the best way forward in her new career.
Tuesday, March 15th, 2011
Penny looses her rag with Ollie when she thinks he's not taking responsibility for landing her in it but when a patient dies unexpectedly, Ollie spirals out of control and admits something monumental about his past. When Greg tires of Sahira throwing her weight around he decides to get her back, by intimating that she can't juggle motherhood with her job. Hanssen is far from impressed when Sahira loses focus in an op and berates her, leaving Greg feeling guilty. Sacha has to do some serious back peddling when he is bamboozled into telling Dan about the first time he met Chrissie. He reveals way too much, and Dan gets the wrong impression of her.
Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
Ric rallies the troops against Hanssen when the latter instructs that all Upper GI cases should be transferred to another hospital. Unwell with cancer, Ric fights on to save his livelihood but when Hanssen learns he's dying, he offers to save his life by removing his tumour. Elliot's efforts to keep a controversial patient's case from Hanssen goes awry and he creates waves when he mistrusts Jac thinking that she was largely to blame for a patient sawing his hand off on her watch. But it's not long before the tables are turned on him and he is stuck in the middle of a storm. Jac's fierce ambition to bag the consultant's jobs gets her into trouble when she goes above Sahira's head, and goes into theatre with a young patient. When the patient dies on the table, Jac has a lot of explaining to do.
Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
As pressure on him mounts, will Ric finally accept he has to go under the knife? Hanssen is insistent that he can save Ric's life in theatre, and puts forward a convincing argument to the team. Ric is less than pleased to find his case under discussion with his colleagues, but Hanssen cunningly manipulates Jess, Ric's heavily-pregnant daughter, into persuading Ric to go ahead with the operation.
Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
It's the day of the consultant interviews. Sahira is tested when a patient, Gary, whom she's previously diagnosed with a benign tumour, is readmitted with serious complications. She soon discovers that the tumour is now malignant. When he demands a second opinion, Sahira turns to Jac, suggesting they operate immediately. Jac disagrees, arguing it is too late. Sahira has to accept this when Elliot reiterates the diagnosis. When Jac tells Gary that his days are numbered, he can't hide his disdain for Sahira. He leaves the ward, taking some drugs from the trolley, and Sahira discovers him slumped at the wheel of his car. She resuscitates him, and is then faced with the challenge of helping explain to Gary's son, Thomas, that his dad is going to die. Consequently she misses her interview slot, and Jac gets the consultant job.
Tuesday, April 12th, 2011
When news of a train crash comes to Holby, Penny leaves to join the team onsite, leaving Ollie with an ultimatum: he must tell Hanssen he failed his exams, or Penny will. Ollie struggles to cope on AAU and gets himself into a sticky situation with a vulnerable patient. But how will that affect his decision to confess all?
Tuesday, April 19th, 2011
Michael is determined to up his game, and not let Penny's death bring him down. In a bid to take a professional risk he aligns himself with an old classmate, but is he selling his soul to make a fast buck?
Tuesday, April 26th, 2011
Michael sees his plastic surgery bid as a way of getting his life back on track - but will he step over his colleagues to get it?
Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011
Greg struggles to reconcile Ellie's bad feeling about the operation in the face of medical arguments to the contrary. Peter remains convinced that surgery is the best option for Ellie, and Greg finds it hard to speak up for her. Greg becomes more isolated when Jac decides to take him off the case. Will Greg do the right thing by Ellie and support her, or remain detached?
Tuesday, May 10th, 2011
New to Keller ward, Malick goes out of his way to impress Ric, but things soon go awry.
Tuesday, May 17th, 2011
Elizabeth is brought up short by the arrival of her gravely ill estranged grandmother.
Tuesday, May 24th, 2011
Michael tries to impress Sir Fraser's representative. Sacha must toughen up to run AAU.
Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Dan must deal with the pressure of treating his best friend.
Tuesday, June 7th, 2011
Elizabeth has trouble keeping her birthday quiet when her mother unexpectedly turns up.
Tuesday, June 14th, 2011
Jac tries to secure a consultant's position at Holby, and Dan tries to avoid Malick.
Tuesday, June 21st, 2011
Ollie struggles with grief, guilt and the burning question of his cheating past.
Tuesday, June 28th, 2011
Darwin is on shaky ground, but Hanssen pushes Sahira to get behind the cardiac trauma unit in an effort to save the department and keep her job safe at Holby. After a visit from Sir Fraser, Hanssen chooses to showcase a multi-disciplinary operation. In doing so he ignores the real challenge, and when the showcase doesn't go his way he is forced to make some ruthless decisions about a way forward for the hospital. Chrissie is determined to do better at her studies for the nurse practitioner assessment. She snaps up Malick's offer of help. When Dan hears of their budding friendship he makes an effort to pull her back into his arms. But will Chrissie be so easily swayed? When Sacha hears that Chantelle is no longer required, he offers to be the one to tell her, fearing that Eddi might not have the tact he does. But Sacha soon realises that telling Little Miss Sunshine that she doesn't have a job anymore is not quite as easy as he had hoped.
Tuesday, July 5th, 2011
Sahira is furious with Hanssen for snubbing the cardiac trauma unit before it has even got going. In an attempt to prove its worth, Sahira smuggles a patient into Holby without Hanssen's consent. Hanssen realises just how far she is willing to go to save Darwin, and he realises just how far he is willing to go to keep her at Holby. Dan is keen to keep as far away from Malick as possible. He certainly doesn't want to end up operating with him, so he ignores Malick's advice on his patient. But when the patient gets into trouble, he is forced to face the consequences - or at least the ones he admits to. Sacha can't help but be the nice guy, even if it means losing out for himself. He learns to put himself and his son first, but how will Chrissie take the new Sacha?
Tuesday, July 12th, 2011
Recoiling from Malick's punch, a bruised Dan struggles to conceal the true circumstances surrounding the violent dispute, especially when Chrissie goes to Hanssen with her concerns, leaving Malick resolute that he will not lose his career over this. With his ego bruised by Sunil's dominance in their partnership, Michael sets out to prove his worth. But when he refuses to consult Sunil's expertise on a case, the initial success of his unlikely collaboration with Sahira is short-lived. Sacha is charmed by the attractive daughter of a patient, and gains a more secure relationship in his friendship with Eddi.
Tuesday, July 19th, 2011
With the future of cardiothoracics on Darwin resting heavy on her shoulders, Sahira must ensure the success of the trial. But when she is forced to contend with a less-than-supportive Jac, as well as a series of severely critical cases, Sahira's leadership begins to fracture. Malick, removed from all theatre lists, is convinced he is being informally punished for his run-in with Dan. Confronting Hanssen, Malick is overjoyed to be offered the chance to assist in an important operation. Racing through his ward round, Malick is up against it if he is to make it to theatre in time, especially when a vulnerable patient resorts to extreme tactics in his desperation. Looking for a new doctor to replace Penny, Sacha has to choose between pitbull Shirley and sweet-natured Lulu. But when Hanssen explains Lulu's privileged connections, as the daughter of Sir Fraser, Sacha's objectives are blighted by politics. Despite the running of his 'Doctor Idol' contest with sidekick and fellow judge Eddi, Sacha struggles to maintain an impartial contest.
Tuesday, July 26th, 2011
When Simone is transferred from St James's in a serious condition, Elizabeth forces Ric to do everything in his power to save her. The situation intensifies when Simone indicates that she doesn't want to be resuscitated if anything should go wrong in theatre. Aware that Elizabeth still blames him for his previous interference in the case, Ric must tread very carefully to ensure he does the right thing this time round.
Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011
Chrissie gets increasingly frustrated with Dan organising her life, and ends up telling him to back off when he accuses her of letting their personal differences cloud her professional judgement. Despite her denial, she knows she is in the wrong. When a patient has a crisis and Dan is forced to attempt a dangerous CT procedure, will Chrissie be able to put her feelings aside and stand by her man?
Thursday, September 8th, 2011
Greg tries to keep old friend and abuse victim Andy at a safe distance.
Tuesday, August 16th, 2011
Malick must choose between a golden surgical opportunity and honouring a promise.
Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011
Following the death of her father, Frieda struggles to keep her focus under pressure.
Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
When Frieda is scheduled to assist Michael in surgery, Lulu is determined to fight her for it. But will she get away with her risky strategy?
Tuesday, September 6th, 2011
When Hanssen demands that a business plan for the plastics ward be on his desk by the next day, Michael is torn between the needs of Sunil and his daughter, Jasmine. When a former patient then turns up with complications following a procedure which Michael performed, will Michael cover his tracks or do the right thing? Lulu's relationship with Michael takes a Fatal Attraction-like twist - Holby style. Lulu is determined to meet Michael's daughter and take things up a gear, oblivious to the fact that Michael is desperate to get rid of her. In her desperation to impress him, Lulu manages to alienate not only Michael and his daughter, but all of AAU. Desperate to get back into Elizabeth's good books, Chantelle steps in to help her with a pervy patient. However while the their mutual dislike of the patient brings them closer together, it also lands them in trouble with Ric when a prank goes too far.
Tuesday, September 13th, 2011
Dan struggles to keep focused while working on a night shift with Stephen, leading to the sloppy examination of a patient. Shaken by this and confused by Stephen's behaviour towards him, Dan makes a life-changing decision about his future with Chrissie. When Sahira becomes overly tired and emotional on night shift, Greg gallantly offers to cover for her. However, when Hanssen finds out what is going on and reads them the riot act, Greg realises the consequences of his actions. Unwilling to put up with the spoilt brat behaviour of a patient, Eddi decides that tough love is the best option. However, when she realises that her young patient is actually very vulnerable, Eddi changes tactics in order to get through to him.
Tuesday, September 20th, 2011
Eddi's emotional involvement in Josh's recovery means that they both struggle with his transferral from Holby. Before he leaves, however, their friendship is threatened by Norah, Josh's girlfriend. When Eddi scares Norah away, how much will she risk to fix the situation? Michael is getting frustrated with Sunil doubting his surgical skill, but his confidence is rocked when a former patient comes in with a leaking implant. Could he have slipped up on yet another plastic surgery, or is there something more sinister going on? Elizabeth has been working non-stop, and Chantelle wants her to relax and have some fun. But when Elizabeth's mother comes into the ward and it becomes clear that her condition is very serious, their plans for a fun night out are abandoned.
Tuesday, September 27th, 2011
Elizabeth struggles to deal with her mother's decision to refuse treatment. She isn't ready for her mother to die; before she can let her go she wants to understand why Simone abused her as a child. Ric and Chantelle offer Elizabeth their support, but are shocked when she makes a life-changing decision.
Tuesday, October 4th, 2011
Oliver must choose between medicine and a new corporate lifestyle.
Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
Hanssen tries to stop his Holby empire from crumbling, and Michael fights to save his job.
Tuesday, October 20th, 2009
Faye finds it hard to cope after Archie's condition gets worse. Lauren the nurse who is looking after him makes a big mistake when she administers his medication. Vanessa is introduced to the team by Michael and he lays out his plans for the future. Mark wonders if the wards need a matron but he is soon won over. Judith begins to wonder if Mark is needed though.
Wednesday, October 21st, 2009
Vanessa suspects foul play after Archie suddenly dies. Connie, Ric and Faye are dismissed from the hospital so that there can be a full police inquiry. Mark is able to get Chantelle to confess to Maddy's murder.
Tuesday, October 27th, 2009
Donna finds herself having to deal with Derek's meagre effects and sets off on a trip that ends with her having to confront some serious responsibilities. Joseph is determined to get to the bottom of Faye's suspension and he ends up confronting Lauren. Judith ends up realising that Mark is really needed at the hospital after he saves the day.
Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009
Elliot finds it hard to run the ward without Connie. Penny discovers that he is suffering with angina. Vanessa appoints a new locum registrar. Joseph, Faye and Faye's mother attend Archie's funeral. Judith is given bad news about her divorce settlement. Maria returns to work.
Tuesday, November 10th, 2009
Linden's daughter, Holly, comes back into his life after her grandparents learn that she plans to leave college and move out. Jac manages to earn Oliver's respect. Penny decides to avoid Thandie and act on Elliot's advise.
Tuesday, November 17th, 2009
Joseph leaves Thandie and Elliot to look after the ward as he attempts to get his hands on Archie's notes. Chrissie clashes with Judith after finding out that put Mark's job under threat. Oliver realises that he has to accept help something.
Tuesday, November 24th, 2009
Penny's plan to impress Elliot doesn't go the way she hoped. Oliver spots something crucial that Jac has missed when he works on a case with her.
Tuesday, December 1st, 2009
Joseph is determined to prove to both Vanessa and the police that potassium killed Archie. Elliot finds himself loosing confidence in Joseph. When Judith tries to improve the relationship between herself and Chrissie she ends up making thinks worse.
Tuesday, December 8th, 2009
After Joseph accuses Lauren of being responsible for Archie's death he is accused of bullying of her by Vanessa and is threatened with a suspension. After he tells his theory that Archie died after being given potassium, it soon becomes clear that Lauren could be responsible after all. Vanessa manages to disappoint Michael.
Tuesday, December 15th, 2009
Mark offers Judith his support after her teenage son is admitted to the hospital with alcohol poisoning. Elliot accuses Penny of being too close to Scott. Maria attempts to impress Daisha.
Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009
Linden and Holly makes plans for Christmas at home together. Their plans are ruined though when Linden's past memories come back to haunt him after Holly gives him a present. Linden tries to deal with not being able to have saved his wife's life. Before shes leaves for the Philippines, Dais ha gets cosy with Oliver. Chrissie announces that she is expecting a baby.
Tuesday, December 29th, 2009
The police arrest Faye for the murder of her son, Archie. Joseph still suspects Lauren of making a mistake over his medication; Thandie realises Joseph is right, and risks her own reputation to get Lauren to confess. Oliver is amazed when Jac lets him help on an exciting operation, saving a patient's life. They are both so hyped-up on adrenaline post-op that they get it on in the locker room together, missing the New Year's Eve party - all photographed by Penny. Having taken Maria for granted all day, Donna realises the man she fancies is gay. Perhaps friends are more fun after all.