Rita loses it with a patient when she turns out to be dishonest, while Cal helps a schoolgirl come to terms with her HIV, and Max convinces a rock legend to come clean.
Jeff gets into a nasty situation when he discovers Samantha's secret. At her house he's confronted by a man who turns out to be Sam's husband Simon. The men fight and in the melee Sam gets hit.
Turning 40 is supposedly the new 30, and Holby ED consultant Zoe Hanna is determined to continue her hedonistic lifestyle, despite her big birthday this week!
Since becoming clinical lead Connie Beauchamp is determined to make Holby’s emergency department the best the NHS has to offer.
Popular nurse Rita Freeman is looking forward to taking over Fletch’s old job as Senior Staff Nurse this week.
Since discovering colleague Rita was a grieving widow, the shocked staff at Holby have kept a respectful distance, as Rita made it clear the subject was a no-go area.
Still recovering from last week’s horrific train crash, injured Tess is also struggling with everyone now knowing about her secret affair with fellow-nurse Fletch.
Tess’s affair with Fletch is revealed this week when Tess is involved in a train crash and former lover Fletch races to the scene to rescue her!
Zoe’s career as Holby City ED’s clinical lead comes tumbling down around her ears this week when she walks out of the hospital to attend a helicopter crash, instead of facing up to her responsibil
Holby’s under-resourced emergency department is stretched to breaking point when neighbouring hospital St James’s closes its doors to patients this week, when its so busy it can’t cope.
Ruthless consultant Connie tells hospital boss Guy Self his Clinical Lead isn’t up to the job!
Zoe struggles to manage the ED as mountains of paperwork, meetings and continually being short staffed takes its toll. Senior nurse Charlie takes her aside and gives her a dressing down.
Connie’s claws are out this week! The pushy consultant has her eye on Zoe’s Clinical Lead job and tries to use three recent deaths at the emergency department to her advantage.
Ash’s daughter Ella steals ketamine from the Holby doctor’s bag this week and, while her dad is at work, holds a party for her friends Clare and Jason!
The day of Dixie’s tribunal for misconduct arrives and she’s adopting a devil-may-care attitude.
Paramedic Dixie has developed a soft spot for young patient Leo, who’s recovering at Holby from last week’s motorbike accident.
Fletch ignores the first rule of gambling this week – never bet more than you can afford to lose!