It takes a brave person to cross clinical lead Connie Beauchamp, but that’s exactly what new doctor Will Noble does in this week’s Casualty – on the day he’s interviewing for a permanent position! Meanwhile, Elle and Rash both consider their future at the ED, and Duffy struggles to work with Charlie…

WARNING: Contains spoilers!

Will gambles with his future

With Will a no-show at his interview, is Archie destined to become the new ED consultant?

With Will a no-show at his interview, is Archie destined to become the new ED consultant?

The day of interviews for the vacant ED consultancy post has arrived, and competitive new doctors Archie Hudson and Will Noble are desperate to impress clinical lead Connie Beauchamp.

As part of the interview process Connie ruthlessly assesses their every move during the shift. But when the time comes for the formal interviews, Will is nowhere to be seen!

Until now charmer Will was Connie’s preferred candidate. Archie, however, has argued with Connie, lied about her last job, and already has an official patient complaint lodged against her! Will’s a shoe-in for the position, until he decides not to attend his interview. Connie is furious and Archie is confused. Has Will blown his chances?

Read our interview with Amanda Mealing for more on Connie’s current mood!

Rash’s plans dashed?

Rash is frantic with worry when his mum is admitted to the ED. Will Elle find out what's wrong with her?

Rash is frantic with worry when his mum is admitted to the ED. Will Elle find out what’s wrong with her?

Junior doctor Rash Masum is consumed with the idea of going travelling. But with girlfriend Gem Dean supporting her brother, Iain, through a difficult time, Rash resigns himself to staying in Holby, living at home with his parents and facing six more years of medical training.

This week Rash (Neet Mohan) is alarmed when his mum, Madia, is brought into the ED with chest pains. While Elle is treating Madia (Buckso Dhillon-Woolley), Rash dedicates himself to a patient who’s lifestyle holds a mirror up to his own. With emotions close to the surface, Rash makes a life-changing decision about his future…

Also this week

Elle is bursting with news of a clinical lead interview. Will David keep schtum?

Elle is bursting with news of a clinical lead interview. Will David keep schtum?

Elle confides in David that she’s been offered an interview for a clinical lead post at The Royal. She swears David to secrecy while considering a future away from Holby! Will Connie find out?

Young cancer patient Toby is readmitted to the ED with a chest infection. He refuses to be treated by Will, so Archie takes over…

Charlie discovers it will take more than a few old photos to win back Duffy's trust...

Charlie discovers it will take more than a few old photos to win back Duffy’s trust…

Duffy organises a dementia cubicle in the ED, providing a comfortable space for treating dementia patients. She opens up to David about her feelings, but gives Charlie the cold shoulder after his recent behaviour. Is this the end of the line for the couple?

And Dylan makes Rash an unexpected offer – can the young doctor refuse?