Oh Alicia, pull yourself together! This week she wakes up in Sam’s bed, while still forlornly staring across the ED at Ethan and over-sharing with the patients.

She’ll soon have something to distract her from her various romantic entanglements, though, as her latest conquest announces that the consultants will be forced to reapply for their jobs.

Panic hurtles through the department and causes Connie to join forces with an unlikely ally…

Meanwhile, Iain agrees to take Gemma out in the ambulance with him (why?) and it’s not long before it all kicks off.

Also, former Heartbeat star Mark Jordon guests as an army veteran with a snake bite.