News spreads around the hospital about Diane's car being hit by a freight train and her being killed instantly. Ric takes it the hardest leading to Thandie breaking off their engagement and to top it all the freight train driver is also brought to Holby with injuries which Ric has to treat. Chrissie is none too happy with Sutherland and his staffing shortages and on talking to Mark she decides that she is working to rule. Meanwhile, Lola returns to Holby and clashes with Abra initially but they put their differences aside over the treatment of an elderly actress. Elsewhere, Jac is getting the cold shoulder from just about everyone following the revelations about her affair with Lord Byrne. Written by
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[Donna, Maria, Lola, Chrissie, Abra and Mark are staring at an abstract sculpture that is being erected in the grounds
Percy 'Abra' Durrant
What d'you suppose it is?
It's obvious, isn't it? It's an escargot.
The artist calls it "The Circle of Life". Made entirely of recycled materials. Appropriate, don't you think?
[Lola looks highly sceptical
Come now, Doctor Griffin. It's well documented that art plays a crucial role in keeping patients calmer and more relaxed.
If I'd have known that, I'd have given out easels ...