Rob Lake's future at the hospital now lies in the hands of Roger Hurley. If Hurley is to succeed as Clinical Director of the hospital, fast rising from the ranks of its three star status, he needs the best physicians around him. Luckily for Rob his face seems to fit, but when sheer determination and ambition wear thin, where do his allegiances lie? Can he justify being the hypocritical nail in the coffin for one of the consultants? Will he do to someone else what he saw done to Maria Orton when she tried to blow the whistle?