Ange has to put aside some concerning news about her health and tackle Madge, who is less than impressed with the way AAU is being run…

The new Director of Improvement arrives to get Holby City out of Special Measures, bringing with them two new members of staff; Darwin Clinical Lead Eli Ebrahimi, and AAU nurse Madge Britton.

When a patient, Mohammed, starts to deteriorate, it looks as though Eli’s pioneering trial is over before it’s begun…

Dom throws himself into finding ways to treat Carole’s condition, but what Carole really needs is for him to be her son, not her doctor.


  • Alex Walkinshaw as Adrian ‘fletch’ Fletcher
  • Ameet Chana as Mohammed Jaziri
  • Amy Lennox as Chloe Godard
  • Amy Murphy as Kylie Maddon
  • Chan Woo Lim as Jeong-soo Han
  • Clare Burt as Madge Britton
  • David Ames as Dominic Copeland
  • Davood Ghadami as Eli Ebrahimi
  • Dawn Steele as Ange Godard
  • Debra Stephenson as Jeni Sinclair
  • Delroy Atkinson as Delroy Jones
  • Emma Jay Thomas as Obstetrician
  • Guy Henry as Henrik Hanssen
  • Jaye Jacobs as Donna Jackson
  • Jo Martin as Max Mcgerry
  • Julia Deakin as Carole Copeland
  • Mark Arden as Martin Duffy
  • Phoebe French as Evie Fletcher
  • Trieve Blackwood-cambridge as Josh Hudson
  • Writer – Joe Ainsworth
  • Producer – Poz Watson
  • Director – David Innes Edwards

Holby City airs this 40 minute episode on BBC One at 19:50 pm on Tuesday 27 July 2021. (Subject to change).