Jude finds herself embroiled in a suicide attempt which is not quite what it seems; a teenage prank turns a birthday party into a tragic disaster.
Alicia proves to be a brilliant doctor.
Jacob helps a teacher accept help.
Charlie helps a father and daughter deal with their grief.
Cal gets back on an even keel.
Iain and Dixie are pushed to their limit.
Terror comes to Holby; an innocent is caught in the crossfire.
A new doctor in the ED; life hangs in the balance.
A big day for Louise; an unusual romance flourishes.
Tensions rise; gang crime threatens to spill into the hospital corridors.
Members of the hospital staff fight for their lives.
Max and Zoe's wedding day.
The team helps a father and daughter; Ethan convinces a man to come clean.
Jacob reveals the truth about a patient; Tess makes a difficult decision.
Dylan is shaken by an unwanted patient; Jacob shows his romantic side.
Charlie helps a cowardly dad do the right thing; a son respects his father's decision.
A lie on Jacob's first day nearly costs a young girl her life.
An unlikely hero leads the team to a crucial diagnosis; Rita helps a desperate man.
Ethan falls for a woman, but she brings trouble.
A mother sacrifices her life for her daughter; with help from a patient, Dylan learns the power of belief.
Dylan has another bad day; Charlie tirelessly tries to help Louis through his withdrawal; Cal convinces a mom to come clean to her daughter.
Dixie helps a grieving mother to let go; Cal and a leukemia patient work together to raise money for charity.
Dylan and Zoe try to find how a team building exercise went wrong; Louis sticks up for a teen.
Cal and Ethan help a son deal with his mother's illness.
Lily helps a mother and daughter escape a difficult situation; Charlie struggles with what happened in Romania.
Charlie and Connie go to Bucharest to save Louis.
Connie's trial begins; Rita helps a young girl get justice.
Connie must prove her innocence on the Alfred case; Robyn helps two lovers.
Connie's heroic day comes to an unexpected end; Cal gets a blast from his past.
Connie helps a confused young mother.
Connie fights for a friend who has MND; a man tries to protect himself from his past; a young woman brings trouble.
Zoe reflects on her decisions and wonders what she could have done differently.
Lily is involved in an accident; a couple risks losing their baby.
Lily convinces a wife to be honest with her husband; Rita helps a man change his attitude.
Dixie convinces a father to not give up; Connie finds a friend.
Lofty and Dylan bond over a patient with a secret; Connie helps a teenager admit she needs help.
A high-profile criminal tests everyone's professionalism.
Rita fights for a soldier.
Connie throws herself into her work; Lofty helps a family reconnect.
Rita has a visitor from her past; Lofty helps a patient who believes her daughter is being abused.
Robyn tries to help a family who can't feed their children; Connie prepares for a showdown.
Connie is torn between spending time with Grace and dealing with a patient.
Connie's personal life clouds her judgement; Zoe tries to help a familiar alcoholic.
Rowdy soccer fans cause tension gathering for the Saturday match.
Ash realizes the truth about his daughter when a patient's experience with drugs turns sour; Fletch fights to repair a broken family on a couple's wedding day.
Simon struggles back at work; Josh and Jim play at keeping house.
Dixie risks her job to take a patient to see his dying mother; another patient's unusual birthday treat to herself goes awry when she sniffs cocaine.
Fletch builds bridges between a father and son estranged by drugs; Cal tries to impress Lily by discovering what's wrong with a man who thinks he's got a brain tumor.
New locum Dr. Cal goes to the rescue of a girl in a limo hanging precariously off a bridge; Ethan uncovers the truth about an art student whose sight is endangered by flying glass.
Doctors and staff face day-to-day dilemmas in a hospital emergency department. Episode information to be announced.
Duffy's new life with Ryan turns from dream to nightmare; Dillon and Colette fight it out for Duffy's old job; Lara deals with the fallout from a family breakdown.
Luke's plan to win over a furious Claire backfires; Selena finds being back at work more of a struggle than she expected; Will is caught with his trousers down.
Dylan and Tess must treat an agitated pregnant woman, while Fletch tries to unravel the relationship between a teenage girl and her swimming coach.
Dylan and Tess must treat an agitated pregnant woman, while Fletch tries to unravel the relationship between a teenage girl and her swimming coach.
A woman takes extreme action after living next door to nightmare neighbors for years.
Tensions reach a boiling point when Anton's Farmead Crew runs riot in the ED; Jordan and Yvonne attempt to restore order to the chaos.
The ED reaps the fallout from the shooting of Jacob Broker when Stevie's girlfriend Jade is brought in, injured as the result of a Farmead Crew attempt to ensure Stevie's silence.
When the unscrupulous Karl Fontayne continues to make Joe's life a misery, Jeff comes to his aid; Jeff may go a bit too far in order to save the day.
Ruth takes revenge on Zoe by revealing to her that she is the doctor with the highest mortality rates in the ED, causing Zoe to doubt herself.
When the department comes under scrutiny from a whip-cracking administrative advisor, Jay starts a mutiny that may have dire consequences for Ruth.
It's Ruth's first day as clinical standards manager and she receives a frosty reception from her colleagues in the ED; she may bow to pressure and reinstate Charlie.
Everyone tries to pull together when the emergency department comes under scrutiny by an inspector; when it looks like they will fail the inspection, Jordan must make a sacrifice to save the ED.
The hospital staff is questioned when Duffy discovers that drugs are missing.
Charlie experiences a terrible day as he struggles to balance his work and personal responsibilities; Ruth is determined to prove herself, but her efforts could come at a cost.
The events inside the college during the shooting are finally revealed, but Jeff and Simone both find that the truth is too hard to handle.
Max returns from his suspension; Nikki and Jack's relationship is tested; Patrick becomes jealous after hearing of Lara's weekend plans.
Zoe realizes how important Jordan is to her; Ruth meets a handsome stranger; Lenny and Yuki still cannot trace the Crypto virus.
Jordan and Kieron anxiously wait for the DNA results; Ruth begins to question the surgical trial; Adam tries to fit in as one of the family.
Jordan is forced to face the truth; Zoe is shocked when her relationship with Matt steps up a gear; Adam tries to become part of the family again.
May's guilt starts to get to her; Ruth and Jay prepare for the inquest review; Dixie tries to make amends with her father.
Dixie wakes up at Lena's side on her wedding day; she decides to go ahead with the ceremony for the sake of her father.
Alice worries about Adam's state of mind; Ruth and Jay encounter a problem during the trial; May convinces Yuki to keep their relationship under wraps.
Jordan is furious when Kieron jeopardizes his chances of promotion; Ruth and Jay are thrown together on the surgical trial.
When Alice reaches out to Adam, he rejects her help; Kieron sets out to impress everyone; Ruth's surgical ambitions are re-awakened.
A handsome stranger makes an impression on May and Jordan; Adam is forced to face up to his grief; Zoe feels the effects of the morning after.
Charlie becomes stressed from dealing with Shona and Louis; Jordan worries when Adam returns to work; Dixie vows to give her father what he wants.
Knowing things will never be the same, Jessica makes an important decision; Charlie struggles to get Louis to do the right thing; Dixie is pleased to see a face from the past.
The pressure on the F2s mounts as the day of the exam arrives; the gang rallies to support Adam and Jessica at Harry's funeral; Charlie urges Louis to face up to his responsibilities.
Ruth and Jeff come to blows; Dixie and Jeff try to persuade Polly to stay; Charlie strives to prove himself, but he receives some shocking news.
Adam waits anxiously for Jessica to wake up, but to no avail; when her old friend Linda arrives, he asks if Jessica is one to hide from her problems and if that's why she's not coming back to him.
Davey, an old friend of Lenny's from the children's home, arrives at the ED with a reminder of a pact they made long ago: A plan to burn down their former residence on this date; Lenny refuses, but Davey returns to the home and sets it on fire.
Sean copes with Jessica and Adam's wedding; Jay and Ruth get closer; the assisted living facility affects Noel.
Ruth's plan for family Christmas are shattered; May's practical joke; Adam faces the board.
Jordan wants to prove himself; Polly goes to Alistair's funeral.
Ruth gets a shock when a face from the past turns up at the ED; Adam's suspicions are raised when Sean tries to play happy families; Polly struggles to come to terms with recent events.
Bank manager Gal is brought into casualty suffering from a gunshot wound, but he is not quite the hero he first appears; Dixie uncovers the truth behind Polly's recent strange behavior.
The F2s anxiously await the fallout from their treatment of Amir; Ruth refuses to ask for advice about the cerebral palsy patient, hoping to impress neurological expert Dr Sarah Evans.
Tragedy strikes for Ruth; the F2s go it alone with disastrous consequences; Polly keeps a secret about Alistair; Yuki must use all of his diplomacy skills when a frustrated pet-shop owner decides to take matters into his own hands.
Jordan returns to the ED; Alistair's obsession with Polly reaches a climax; Ruth struggles to hold it together.
Racists take revenge on Guppy; Bruno stokes Abs' jealousy of Nina and Kelsey's friendship.
Connie and Loftwood lock horns; Comfort's life is saved by Diane; pupils from Farmead School are treated.
Connie puts her career on the line while Josh goes after a school bully.
A racist thug is admitted to the hospital after he and a gang attack an Asian family.
Guppy's is still be stalked by the gang who attacked him.
Tess & Mero are trapped in the mine shaft; Maggie's son is shocked to find out his father is alive.
Claire becomes jealous when Luke spends more time with shaken Bex.
Nina is tempted by an old flame; a young offender takes drastic action to escape the brutalities of prison life.
Nina confronts her former sergeant when a young army recruit's life is put in danger.
Doctors and staff face day-to-day dilemmas in a hospital emergency department. Episode information to be announced.
Ellen is caught in her own honey trap; Josh & Woody attend a call in the countryside.
A block of flats collapses into a mine shaft trapping Maggie's daughter.
Viewers determine who will receive an organ transplant.
Bex is back at work only to find out that Pete is there waiting for her.
Selena gets called to a farm to certify a death which uncovers chemical waste being disposed.
Bex visits the court to familiarize herself with the procedure.
Doctors and staff face day-to-day dilemmas in a hospital emergency department. Episode information to be announced.
Luke feels responsible for a young soldiers death; girls dress up as movie characters on Nikki's hen night.
Bex is distraught to find out she is diabetic; Nikki & Jim skip the staff party to spend a weekend together.
Comfort meets Eve for a night out; Lara encourages Harry to admit to his doctor that he cannot cope with drug therapy.
Harry is late for work and fails to see the cyclist; Bex accidentally admits that she is pregnant.
Comfort sees the image of a child; Simon goes for a job at a pharmaceutical company.
Lara, Simon and Harry are trapped in a cave; Simon does not reappear after swimming through an underwater opening.
Harry puts Simon and Lara at risk while at an outdoor-pursuit center; Lara's late-night shenanigans with the instructor.
Luke, Bex and Charlie lie about Pete's death; Will asks for CCTV film, but the security guard says he lost it.
The case is over and Bex returns to work and Pete is found not guilty.
It's Bex's first day back at work after her hypo, but it doesn't take long for Claire and Pete to destroy her confidence; Tess decides to bring Sam home from the psychiatric ward.
Selena faces a challenge when she's called out by her estranged husband on a police surgeon shift; Luke finds it hard to be with Claire while Bex is ill upstairs; a worried Abs still can't raise the money he owes a loan shark.
Abs and Nina are desperate to spend their first night together, but nothing goes right; an unlikely couple from the department gets much closer than it should.
Bex's first day back at work after she was raped involves a run-in with Claire; Tess's hopes for Mike's recovery are raised.
Tess faces a heartbreaking decision when she is advised to withdraw Mike's treatment and let him die; paramedics are called to an accident at the docks which becomes dangerous when it turns out that Woody can't swim.
Tess doubts she can rely on Mike to support her through Sam's illness; Bex's rape accusation threatens to divide the department; Abs gets an unexpected visit from Immigration.
Bex's ordeal continues as she faces the harsh reality of the night's events; Ellen finally gets the message when Nina tells her a few home truths; Tess is still struggling to come to terms with Sam's condition.
A Valentine's party ends in horror for Bex; Ellen's misdemeanor case is opened; Abs confirms Tess's worst fears about Sam; Guppy finally stands up to his father.
The new registrar encounters her first patient before she even arrives at the hospital; Bex's dreams of a perfect relationship with Claire's brother Pete come crashing down; Tess finally realizes how unusual Sam's behavior has become.
Abs is forced to take dramatic action to get Ellen out of his life forever; romance is blossoming for Bex; Woody and Luke plot to improve other love lives; Tess helps Comfort find a way to get over her loss.
Not everyone wants to celebrate Charlie's birthday; Ellen is feeling the pressure as her dad visits; things can't get much worse for Comfort.
Ellen receives some worrying news; Bex takes a shine to Claire's brother; Sam's behavior threatens to drive a rift between Tess and Comfort.
Ellen gets some bad news and ruins a tender moment for Abs and Nina; Sam's behavior is increasingly worrying; an old colleague pays the team an unexpected visit.
Despite Abs' misgivings, Ellen intends to enjoy herself on her wedding day and drops another bombshell; Jim has some bad news from the States.
A not-so-festive Christmas party; Comfort's day ends with a shock when she returns home to find that Fin's estranged wife, Ruth, was true to her word.
Everyone is surprised and intrigued by Ellen's announcement; Claire warns Abs that if he marries Ellen, he'll never have a chance with Nina; Ruth has even more bad news for Comfort.
Comfort comes face-to-face with Fin's killer; Ellen makes a surprise announcement; Jim asks Josh to keep a secret when his past comes back to haunt him.
Comfort, determined to keep her pregnancy a secret, returns to work in an attempt to regain some normality after Fin's death.
There is an unwelcome mourner at Fin's funeral; Abs has an answer for Ellen; Bex is puzzled by Sam's behavior.
Ellen has a surprising proposition for Abs; Comfort desperately hopes that the body she is asked to identify won't be Fin's; Bex is astonished when she discovers that Luke has let Kate move in.
Comfort is finding it difficult to cope with the strain of Fin's disappearance; Luke gets into trouble when he tries to be charitable; Nina accuses Ellen of lying to Abs.
A new doctor causes quite a stir and creates a difficult situation for Bex; Nina's step-sister starts work and everyone is surprised by Nina's hostility toward her; a press conference to celebrate Fin's heroism is disrupted by a grieving husband.
Fin's daughter is trapped in a burning building.
Nina is injured helping Adam to safety.
Adam and Kayleigh go missing.
Lara and her friends show up on stag night, frustrating Simon.
Simon and Lara make an announcement which Harry is furious about; Harry can't help taking out his anger on Simon; Simon feels pressure on all sides.
Nina rescues a man trapped in a sewer against Fin's instructions.
Nina and Comfort start off badly and worsens as Nina eyes Fin.
Fin is stressed because Luke has gone missing on his wedding day.
Luke has to face the investigation but it is the widow's accusations that leave him feeling responsible; Charlie makes his mind up about whether to stay or go; Nikki has some devastating news.
The department has to cope with the aftermath of the robbery and trying to save the life of one of its own.
Harry returns to find the department in chaos including a possible nurses strike and Charlie close to resigning; Fin takes time out to surprise Comfort; Lara, Nikki and Josh become embroiled in a robbery.
Lara promises to stand by her man; Luke and Bex go speed dating; Charlie reaches his boiling point.
Simon is still waiting for Lara's answer but she has much to think about.
The team fight to save Tally after her suicide attempt; Harry struggles to remain professional but his guilt overwhelms him; a riot at the prison forces the department to lock down, trapping Abs with a journalist amongst prisoners.
Harry learns the full extent of Tally's behavior; Abs's unorthodox advice lands him in hot water; Roxy is left with a dilemma about the best home for her son.
Roxy is determined to stand by her son; Simon confesses his true feelings for Lara; a shout for Luke ends in tragedy.
Roxy gives her baby away but the parents are shocked when they realize that the child is less than perfect; Tally twists her father around her little finger, and it's Simon who feels the full heat of Harry's wrath.
As the romance between Lara and Simon heats up, so does Tally's anger; Nikki is determined that Roxy is no longer her friend but she finds herself in a difficult position when Roxy's pregnancy comes to an unexpected end.
A boatyard tragedy means that Comfort has to face her worst nightmare in the hospital drama that never ends.
Simon and Lara struggle to keep their relationship under wraps, but Tally is watching; Jim goes AWOL trying to save his unborn child.
Simon and Lara are attracted to each other and neither can deny it; Roxy wants to stop Nikki from firing someone.
Kenneth begins his final decline, forcing a resolution over Louis's custody; Jim races across town to save his unborn child; Simon returns to work.
Comfort and Fin are struggling to cope with the collapse of their relationship; Nikki is trying to decide what to do about her pregnancy; Lara is confronted with a gift which seems to be from an unwelcome admirer.
Fin and Comfort's problems reach a boiling point; Charlie realizes that he has a fight on his hands; Tally is eager to look after Simon, but someone else has captured his attention.
Simon, Lara and Harry work together in a cave disaster on an outward bound management training course.
Lara forces Harry to consider the consequence of his actions; Simon fights for his life; Jim comes to realize the truth about Nikki.
At Baz's funeral, tensions run high between Charlie and Dan; Lara is driven to risk everything and challenge Harry.
Nikki tries to get over Jim by throwing herself into shooting the calendar; Keith makes a desperate attempt to win Claire back; the feud between Harry and Simon reaches its climax.
Sam is recovering from his attack but questions his future at Holby; Adam considers returning to nursing; a management training team competes on an assault course with disastrous consequences.
Josh is deeply distressed to learn that Colette is moving on with her life so quickly; romance may be on the horizon for Nikki again; Tally has a passionate encounter.
Two different people show up claiming to be Abs; Tess plays detective; Comfort is still distressed.
Holby City Hospital is reeling from the train disaster; Merlin keeps vigil at Anna's bedside.
Nikki has disappeared on her wedding day, leading Jack to fear that she's got cold feet; Dillon is rushed in as a patient; Simon's career is placed in the balance.
Josh and Simon's feud starts to affect their jobs; Bex celebrates the latest bit of gossip to Lara's disgust.
Josh swallows his pride and finally faces Colette, who finds it very hard working with both him and Simon; preparations for the wedding are well under way, but Jack's happy mood is spoiled by an unwelcome visitor.
Colette tells Simon that he's responsible for the genetic abnormalities of their unborn child; Colette and Comfort discuss whether or not she should keep the baby; everyone warns Nikki not to sacrifice her job for her relationship's sake.
Bex spreads the word when she overhears Jack say he's planning to propose to Nikki; Josh joins Colette to hear the test results; a Holby United player is brought in for treatment.
Colette receives some terrible news and gets no sympathy from Simon; Bex and Luke's secret is revealed; Jack and Tony say goodbye to Eddie.
Eddie has contracted septicemia and is only kept alive by a ventilator; Colette worries that her baby may be developing abnormalities; Merlin does not cope well with Anna's revelation.
Lara's skills are tested when she finds herself in a potentially life-threatening situation; Anna drops a bombshell on a devastated Merlin; Harry and Tally finally bury the hatchet.
Luke's skills are tested as he's thrown in at the deep end on his first day; the team have reason to doubt whether Harry should have come back to work so soon; Anna is in turmoil, which could spell the end of her relationship with Merlin.
A sadistic boss drives one of his employees to suicide; Duffy must make a momentous decision; Merlin uncovers evidence that his friend is a rapist.
Jack is released from custody; Colette is forced to exert her authority when the hospital is plunged into darkness during a power cut; Duffy is shocked by an unexpected visitor.
Jack finds himself in custody; Jane's operation has left her paralyzed on one side; when Harry fails to resuscitate a patient, his repressed feelings about his wife's death are unleashed.
Harry returns to work after the death of his wife; Simon takes an unprofessional interest in Jane's operation; Colette is attacked by a patient's relative and is forced to reveal her pregnancy.
Harry is out to dinner with Selina when Beth and Tally are involved in a serious car crash; Jane has a scan that reveals a brain tumor; Merlin decides to find his real mother.
Josh and Fin clash over the treatment of a cardiac patient; Ben treats Tony to a romantic dinner but things turn ugly when an old flame crashes the party.
An old flame of Harry's arrives to carry out drug trials, Jeff lands Nikki in big trouble when they attend a call; Colette discovers that Simon has been unfaithful to her with a prostitute.
Jenny is the victim of domestic violence.
Jenny returns from her honeymoon to find her new mother-in-law covered in bruises.
Fin is out on call when his daughter Emma is taken to the hospital.
Roxy and Dillon share a tender moment; Jane almost reveals her secret to Simon.
Jack drives the getaway car for Eddie's heist but is left in a compromising position when things go wrong; Colette admits to Comfort that she is bored with her marriage to Josh; Simon is intrigued by Jane's coolness towards him.
Jack returns home to find Eddie bleeding; Ryan asks Donna a big question.
Old rivalries flare up during match day in Holby; the emergency room team contends with a penniless student and a shooting.
On the night of the Christmas party, Jack is desperate to win back Nikki; Anna's bid for a new boyfriend backfires; Colette turns Josh's absence to her advantage.
Eddie asks Jack to help at the club he runs, but it gets nasty when Jack spots a drug dealer.
There are problems for Lara when a police officer who helped put her in jail is brought into the department; a horrific road accident stirs up painful memories for Josh and causes friction between him and Colette.
A new trainee paramedic Emma gets a shock on her first day; Nikki has a tough day as she faces disciplinary action after going beyond the call of duty; Lara narrowly escapes a knife-wielding patient and finally accepts Harry's support.
Bad weather means a busy weekend at Craigavon A&E.
Colette congratulates Josh for his heroism, but the romantic mood is short lived when Josh admits he wants a family.
Harry has to distract the attention of the press waiting outside the hospital on Lara's first day back; Heather's incompetence lands her in trouble; Simon and Dillon unite to wreak revenge; Jack takes Nikki to meet his Dad.
Lara's appeal day arrives; a suspected overdose patient brings Roxy face to face with her past; Nikki's picture is published and makes its way on to the staff notice board.
Duffy tries to get Melanie to tell the truth; Josh is not feeling well, which puts his relationship with Colette under strain; Comfort misses the staff drinks.
Nina is in grave danger as she tries to rescue one of the children who is found injured and unable to talk about their ordeal; Abs has a hunch that a rape victim may be able to identify the culprit.
Roxanne finds it increasingly difficult to juggle work and motherhood in the hospital drama; Duffy and Comfort are surprised to learn that they each have an admirer; Dillon competes with Simon for Heather's attention.
Heather's medical ability is questioned when she wrongly diagnoses a young boy.
Harry and Duffy appear as character witnesses in Lara's trial; Dillon takes the law into his own hands.
Lara takes the stand charged with manslaughter; Duffy's mother is admitted after what appears to be an epileptic fit.
Nikki and Finlay's lives are put in danger when they are called to the scene of a violent domestic dispute; Harry is confirmed as the new consultant; Lara faces an uncertain future as David Collier fights for his life.
A seemingly trivial incident in a nursing home turns into a nightmare for Ruth when her baby is abducted by one of the residents; Stephen confronts the fact that Wendy Atkins is leaving his life forever.
A double shooting brings detective inspector David Collier back into the hospital; Lara threatens to tell Collier's staff that he raped his wife which leads to a confrontation in the parking lot.
Locum consultant Harry Harper arrives in the department and finds himself interviewing Simon and Lara for the registrar's job; Lara gets off to a bad start when he criticizes her for becoming emotionally involved with a rape victim.
Max discovers that life is tough enough for a surgeon without being under the scrutiny of the media; Jan finds that she is no longer in the hot seat when Max's past is dragged through the press.
Comfort finds herself torn between two men; Finlay's day off doesn't go according to plan; Jan finally loses her cool as tensions mount back in the emergency department..
Jan finds herself at the center of a scandal as the local police pushes for her resignation; the pressure is on for Jack as he prepares for his big night with Nikki; Comfort has explosive news for her husband.
Max faces an emotional decision when a sick teenager highlights the crisis in the hospital; a breakdown in communications results in a local MP making a tragic discovery in one of the department's corridors.
The student nurse Roxanne Bird joins the emergency department in the middle of a crisis; the killer virus infecting the wards is getting worse; Max and Jan are at odds as he tries to close the department.
Comfort tries to ignore Finlay; a woman's sacrificial act of love for her husband reminds Lara of Patrick; a killer bug places the emergency department under great pressure.
Comfort feels guilty after kissing Finlay and vows to keep her distance until they find themselves in a dangerous situation and turn to each other once more.
The emotions of a patient's wife force Lara to confront her own feelings about Patrick; A near-fatal mistake persuades Lara that she is not as strong as she thought; Lara's life is made even harder by the arrival of Dr Simon Kaminski.
Lara still hasn't given Patrick an answer to his proposal but a major accident makes them both re-evaluate and realize that work is not everything.
Lara and Patrick continue to argue over his new job in London; a patient lashes out and gives Lara a black eye; Tony and Charlie try to help but Lara brushes away their concern.
Dillon's relationship with Gemma threatens his work; a group of thieves targets the department; Lara questions the future of her relationship with Patrick when she discovers that his new job is in London.
Nikki is in a defiant mood after her breakup with Jack, until a house call of an elderly couple restores her faith in love; Dillon defies hospital policy by getting dangerously involved with a vulnerable young woman.
Jack refuses to believe some life-threatening news; Patrick plans a special dinner with Lara.
Patrick and Lara get hot and sweaty, courtesy of a faulty heating system; Jack must swallow his pride and confide in Max about his illness.
Chloe worries that she will be arrested for Lewis' escape.
Patrick returns feeling bruised by his experiences, which are brought back to him by a particularly stubborn patient; Anna is being bullied by Philippa until a medical crisis offers the potential for revenge.
Chloe finds herself out of her depth when she treats a convicted killer with a fear of anaesthetic and an interesting family history; Anna and Nikki's plans for a double date with the Vincent brothers go awry.
Lara finally discovers Patrick, who is rushed back into the department; Max risks suspension by attempting to treat him.
Comfort and Nikki have to pick up the pieces when a busload of football fans makes an unexpected entrance into a rival pub; Patrick faces the wrath of a vengeful husband.
Josh and Colette's wedding plans seem a million miles away as they anxiously wait to see if Natalie pulls through; Patrick has an unhappy Christmas when he and Rachel break up.
Josh and Colette prepare to take their wedding vows; Dillon steps in to help an abused wife; a touching father and daughter case reminds Chloe of the immense value of her job.
Josh and Colette find it difficult to part after a night of passion.
Duffy becomes involved with a bereaved father and son on her first day back at work; Spencer finds himself having to play referee between a warring couple; it's Amanda's birthday, so she asks Max to marry her.
After breaking up a fight, Comfort finds she has put herself in grave danger; a young student is killed in a car crash when she is distracted by a mobile phone call; Josh faces the implications of his resignation.
A group of friends causes havoc at its annual fireworks display; Jack's practical joke on Charlie backfires, but the arrival of a wounded magician provides the chance for him to make amends.
Dillon tells Lara about the relationship between Patrick and Rachel; an exhausted Chloe makes serious mistakes.
Josh's approaching inquest creates stress among the paramedic team; Max recalls some painful memories.
Lara disobeys hospital rules to save the life of a woman and her unborn child; Patrick interviews for a consultant job.
Comfort and Nikki have to deal with a paranoid schizophrenic, a horrific building site accident, a dying priest, and an odd hoax call.
Josh turns to Colette for comfort, but she is preoccupied with her teenage daughter; a pregnant Natalie does not want any more contact with her mother; Patrick is pushing Max for a reference to support his application.
Life hangs in the balance for Josh and Finlay when their ambulance crashes into a railway bridge; the arrival of Duffy's baby is imminent; Patrick's new love, a policewoman, makes an arresting entrance.
Holly's indifference towards Patrick provokes an outburst; Holly's stalking nightmare continues; Chloe goes on a spending spree.
Penny Hutchens is determined to confront her estranged father at his farm to bring about a reconciliation; Chloe Hill is thrown into a life-threatening situation when she acts as medic at a wrestling match.
A retired doctor who is replacing Duffy while she is on maternity leave makes Patrick's life miserable.
Holly has become stressed with police questioning and rumour-mongering and leaves work early; Rob's stag night leads to a serious injury and jeopardizes the wedding.
Tom offers Holly a drink back at his flat; Dar arrives claiming to have tracked down the sender of Holly's flowers.
Charlie closes the department; Amy takes stock of her life when her son is in an accident.
Tempers fray as Charlie and Dan go head-to-head over the closure of the department; Duffy's health is on the mend, but what about her marriage?
Charlie has to make the most difficult decision of his life; Holly is unnerved by a stalker; Duffy's pregnancy takes a turn for the worse.
Josh is forced to confront some painful memories; Finlay gets involved with some star-crossed lovers.
Charlie is determined to win custody of Louis; Patrick gets more than he bargained for when a medical student joins the department.
Charlie treats a high-profile patient after an explosion at a hotel.
A mysterious illness causes chaos; Max's love life improves.
Spencer tries to help an old navy buddy.
Andrew tries to calm Duffy down when she gets mad; Barney comes to the aid of a Spice Girls look-alike band.
Max deals with an angry mother; Charlie tries to win back his son.
A patient's life depends upon Barney and Spencer putting aside their differences; Max treats a drug addict.
Patrick and Holly are snowbound at the hospital; Duffy's pregnancy becomes public.
Duffy must decide how to break her news to Andrew; not everyone is in the Christmas spirit.
Andrew encounters a case of mistaken identity; Barnet finds himself in deep trouble.
The emergency department receives an unusual visitor.
An unusual challenge in the form of a group of teddy bears and their owners is presented to the staff.
Duffy's husband, Dr. Andrew Bower, joins the staff; Charlie accepts losing Louise.
Chloe is the prime suspect when a patient's purse is stolen.
When Dr. Patrick Spiller spends a day on the road with the paramedics, he riles a group of drunks concerned about the health of one of its friends.
Josh and Finlay get involved in a family situation; Mel and Penny play matchmakers.
A family seeking asylum weighs down Max with their secret.
Adam makes a decision; Charlie gets some surprise visitors.
Holly mistakenly reveals confidential information to a journalist.
It's Charlie's first day back at work at Holby and he sweeps through the department like a new broom.
Charlie tries to hold the department together; Holly is caught between a mother and her children; Tina and Sean find each other.
The team deals with an accident at a troubled small business; a young businessman with heart problems demands that his staff finds his missing phone.
The team struggles to save Frank's life; a mother and son are reunited; a patient causes chaos.
Sean finds out the truth about Max and Tina; Adam feels under pressure to reveal his secrets; a man regains his sight.
Max and Amanda face an emotional dilemma as Ben is brought in; Patrick makes a difficult decision when he discovers Max is more involved with Ben than he is letting on.
A gas explosion disrupts the Christmas cheer; Max and Tina don't need any mistletoe to make the most of being stuck in a lift; Barney tries to arrive at a diagnosis of seven dwarves who appear to have been poisoned.
Tina and Sunny try to persuade Sam to return; Adam meets resistance.
Sam is recovering from his attack but questions his future at Holby.
The team fights to save the life of its colleague, Sam Colloby, who has been pushed from a balcony; Tina mulls over Sean's affair with her so-called best friend, Chloe.
While the team nervously awaits George and Josh's safe return, Sam finds himself mired in a dangerous situation.
While fighting for fair play, Sean puts his personal life on hold; a tragedy brings a family closer together.
There are tough decisions to be made in Holby's emergency room following an outbreak of gang violence.
Josh and Penny fight to save the life of a young runaway trapped in a collapsed building; Sean and Tina's relationship becomes increasingly rocky.
Sean's professionalism is put to the test when he treats a firefighter who may have Huntington's disease.
A man returns from Thailand with his mail-order bride suffering from a mysterious ailment; Chloe worries that Sean will reveal their secret.
A soccer match excites the staff; Max hears news about the department.
Adam's father pays him a surprise visit; Chloe has some thinking to do; a bride confronts her true feelings.
Sean and Chloe treat a prisoner held in a riot-besieged police station.
Staff members enjoy the post-Christmas lull.
The Christmas season turns calamitous for a girl and three professors; the staff welcomes a new arrival to the emergency room.
Mark is suspected of stealing drugs; Penny crashes the ambulance; Sam learns too much about Lee's private life.
A young mother and a frightened prisoner provide anxious moments for Duffy and Penny; a husband confronts the truth.
The team tries to save a woman and her unborn child; women battle over their father's estate; a fisherman sees an angel of death.
George weighs the pros of cons of transferring a child for treatment while Sean's future hangs in the balance.
The eviction of demonstrators from an environmental protest site goes wrong, keeping Holby Accident and Emergency staff busy.
A woman learns her father might have killed her son; Mark is interested in a female patient; Eve receives an offer.
Tina (Claire Goose) must face her past; Sam and Adam's (Jonathan Kerrigan, Pal Aron) friendship takes an unexpected turn.
Sean's behavior concerns Tina; Max has an emotional day; Adam considers a change in sleeping arrangements.
An overconfident Sean learns a hard truth; Max keeps a dark secret.
Josh (Ian Bleasdale) discovers more about Penny's (Donna Alexander) past, while Mark (Paterson Joseph) finds out more about his own future.
A family's shopping trip ends in tragedy; a vicar is out of his element; a graffiti artist makes a desperate declaration of love to his girlfriend.
Josh and Penny uncover a sordid story; a friend helps Charlie; Tina and Chloe celebrate their new apartment.
George is nonplussed when a woman chooses to withhold treatment for her husband; a robbery creates serious repercussions for Sally.
The arduous shift draws to a close, and for one member of the team, life will never be the same again.
A fire traps students inside a school, causing a major influx of serious casualties. With Derek Thompson, Gerald Kyd and Jan Anderson.
Duffy looks for a shoulder to cry on; Eve gets a surprise.
Faces from the past attend Charlie and Baz's wedding; Tina hopes go awry; George has a proposal for Richard.
The emergency room is forced to close.
Tina returns to work; Mark gets a surprise.
A mugging victim helps Tina; Sam does a favor for Sunny; Charlie makes a mistake with Baz.
Tina tells her colleagues that she's been mugged; general manager Elliot Matthews begins to crumble while showing a group of doctors around the hospital.
When a relationship goes bad, Tina gets caught in the crossfire.
A shooting by a penniless student creates trouble.
Elliot and a young girl struggle during a power outage.
A motorway pileup; Charlie takes drastic action.
A woman's secret backfires; Sam gets good news.
Mark faces his past.
A woman has a miscarriage; George confides in Richard; a newcomer arrives.
Josh won't accept Liz's departure; tensions rise between Baz and Charlie.
Woman faces hard decisions; Liz has news for Josh; Jack takes action.
Kate appears in a newspaper; woman's health regime risks her family; Charlie receives shocking news.
A baby is stolen; Elliot has a shock for Charlie.
Questions surround the death of Hannah Thomas; love triangle leads to an accident; a pregnant woman is injured.
Jack loses confidence; teen shares drugs with an elderly man.
Rival hockey teams; boy has suspicious injuries; Tina goes beyond the call of duty.
An unwelcome visitor disrupts a family; Baz is upset with Jack; Elliot attempts to change.
A mother faces domestic violence; a woman reveals a friendship; Kate's behavior is surprising; Richard plans a night out.
A woman tries to prevent her husband from leaving; a mother confronts her son's lifestyle; Tina gets a surprise.
Woman attempts to break from her friends; Jack makes his presence felt; Liz has trouble combining her personal and professional lives.
A crisis develops at the city center; a man tries to protect his daughter's savings.
The staff struggles to save Jude.
Staff shortages; Kate is threatened; Josh and Liz argue.
Incident brings two people together; Richard's old flame arrives; Matt's party goes awry.
Two families feud; a concerned mother; Matt propositions Jade.
Matt announces his departure; Josh receives a call; an old woman diagnoses a stranger's condition.
Management investigates a sexual harassment complaint against Charlie, interrogating the entire staff.
Charlie's actions are misinterpreted; Louis' nanny has bad news.
Baz copes with a crisis; Jack assists in a heart operation.
A sex offender is released; Jack is challenged; Richard has MS; Jude makes a decision.
Jude breaks her news to Matt.
Jude worries about Matt; Richard and Gloria plan a holiday.
A woman is pulled from the river; Jude receives alarming news.
Deaf girl is attacked by a dog; wedding on the ward; Jude's secret.