A&E lynchpin Charlie Fairhead looks set to get the boot from Holby after he takes the rap for Big Mac in an upcoming episode.
A new trailer for the BBC1 medical drama shows Charlie taking Big Mac’s supply of Tramadol when the porter manager confides in him about his addiction. But it’s Charlie who is suspended when a stolen batch of the pain medication is found in his locker.
Other highlights of the four-minute promo include a comeback for former Emmerdale star Chelsea Halfpenny as Alicia Munroe, another return for Duffy and a possible love interest for nurse Robyn.
And let’s not forget Connie and Jacob, who are caught in the act by her daughter Grace. What will she make of them getting passionate? Looks like there’s plenty to look forward to in this 30th anniversary year for Casualty…