• Bang! The gunman creates a new casualty. Will life on Darwin ever be the same again?
  • Trapped and tense, Donna discovers that that the Duvalls come in all shapes of hero.
  • As stranded Cameron combats a crisis in theatre, will he be exposed as a dangerous incompetent?

Panicking Donna is calmed by Alex as intensity at Holby today stirs up unresolved feelings. Dom’s back on the dating apps but is it too soon for tempted Donna?

Trapped in theatre and struggling to keep his cool, Cameron enlists Nicky’s help over the phone. But is today the day that the Hero of Holby is fatally exposed as being way out of his depth?

In the line of fire, the Darwin team must fight for the survival of patients and each other. The hospital’s in lockdown. Who’s going to walk out alive? Life on Darwin will never be the same again…


  • Alex Walkinshaw as Adrian “Fletch” Fletcher
  • Amy Lennox as Chloe Godard
  • Belinda Owusu as Nicky McKendrick
  • Bob Barrett as Sacha Levy
  • Calum Callaghan as Bobby Edwards
  • Chan Woo Lim as Jeong-Soo Han
  • David Ames as Dominic Copeland
  • Dawn Steele as Ange Godard
  • Elliot Levey as Michael Townsend
  • Jaye Jacobs as Donna Jackson
  • Jo Martin as Max McGerry
  • Lianne Harvey as Jude Puncheon
  • Martha Cope as Janice Dunlop
  • Miles Mitchell as Alex Duval
  • Nic Jackman as Cameron Dunn
  • Philip Correia as Remi Abraham
  • Ramin Karimloo as Kian Madani
  • Robert Lonsdale as Clayton Pearson
  • Rosa Escoda as Sarah-Jane Fleet
  • Rosie Marcel as Jac Naylor
  • Trieve Blackwood-Cambridge as Josh Hudson
  • Tyler Luke Cunningham as Louis McGerry


  • Director – Karl Neilson
  • Producer – Amy Rodriguez
  • Writer – Joe Ainsworth

Holby City airs this 40 minute episode on BBC One at 8:00 pm on Tuesday 2 Feruary 2021.