The BEST episodes of Holby City
Every episode of Holby City ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Holby City!
This series is a spin-off from the long running BBC medical drama Casualty. Set in the same hospital as its sister series, this show follows the everyday lives, professional and personal, of the doctors, nurses and patients who find themselves, for various reasons, in the wards of Holby City General Hospital.
#1 - Casualty@Holby City (2)
Season 7 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/28/2004
Crossover with Casualty; for part 1, see S19E17: Casualty@Holby City (1) Jim fights to help Rosie and the baby to safety. The drug addict leaves Bex for dead but she is rescued and manages to survive. While as the remaining victims of the explosion try to escape, Jim gives up his own life so Rosie can escape the hospital alive.
#3 - A Heart Man
Season 16 - Episode 41 - Aired 7/22/2014
Elliot faces his fears about his brain surgery and decides to proceed despite complications, but his future at Holby may be in jeopardy along with his health. Raf resolves not to let what happened between Amy and Harry destroy his marriage. However, when he's asked to help advance Harry's career, he struggles with a painful decision. A disgruntled Herzig patient claims Elliot has been negligent. Jac effectively neutralises the problem, but in doing so has she protected his interests or helped undermine his positionWatch Now:Amazon
#4 - Captive
Season 16 - Episode 39 - Aired 7/9/2014
Jesse's paranoia builds as Guy is on the verge of discovering his affair with Zosia.
#6 - Every Dog Has Its Day
Season 16 - Episode 37 - Aired 6/26/2014
Elliot finds a kindred spirit when he treats a shanty-singing fisherman.
#8 - Ring in the New
Season 16 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/31/2013
Guy's failure to mend his relationship with Zosia has him finally admit defeat and accept his daughter's wish of keeping it purely professional. How long will it take until their feelings bubble to the surface? Serena is still blue from the humiliation she faced because of Edward's actions. With her morale at an all-time low, can she be brought back from the brink? Mary-Claire is finally putting the past behind her, but Harry just will not let it go. Will their friendship survive the recent Edward debacle?Watch Now:Amazon
#9 - From Here to Maternity
Season 14 - Episode 41 - Aired 7/24/2012
When Mo goes into labour, she has to face up to the questions and consequences of her pregnancy; but who will support her when her birthing partner is delayed? Serena is struggling to meet targets under Hanssen's watchful eye, and comes up with a scheme that will change the face of the hospital. Eddi is determined to prove to Sacha that she is not in a bad mood about Luc, but is she protesting too much?
#10 - Little Star
Season 16 - Episode 36 - Aired 6/18/2014
Jac and Jonny prepare for their day in court, both determined to win Emma. However, Jac's carefully-laid plans are thrown into disarray by a powerful force from her past. Even at death's door Paula proves she still has the power to tie Jac in knots - will Jac rise above her machinations? With his divorce finalised and living at home with his mum, Sacha isn't sure his day could get worse, but when news that he treated a Nazi war criminal hits the front pages, Sacha puts his own feelings aside to go to Essie's aid.Watch Now:Amazon
#11 - Good Day For Bad News
Season 15 - Episode 46 - Aired 8/27/2013
Chrissie is nervous about her prognosis consultation while having to deal with the fall out of an RTA on AAU. She becomes emotionally involved with a patient case, reflecting on her own medical health. She reaches out to Sacha, wanting him to come home but then ultimately ends up pushing him away. Elliot is taken aback when the offer is laid on the table of a holiday with Sharon. He's reluctant at first but soon comes round, feeling that he wants to take their relationship further, opting for a three month sabbatical. He's pulled up short when working with Sharon, which makes him question whether he's doing the right thing. Serena feels harassed and tense working alongside her smooth-tongued ex-husband, Edward. He makes light of their unusual work set-up but when she secretly looks through a bag delivered by courier from his wife, she realises that he's been economical with the truth.Watch Now:Amazon
#14 - Oedipus Wrecks
Season 6 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/9/2003
Nic and Kelly's mother is admitted with severe stab wounds and Nic thinks Kelly is responsible. Kelly promises that she will hand herself in to the police but later she trie to kill her mother again. Kath interrupts her and she chases her through the hospital until they are in a room alone together and Kelly stabs Kath.
#16 - Accidents Will Happen
Season 5 - Episode 52 - Aired 9/30/2003
It is Jess's 21st birthday, and Ric is worried he cannot afford to buy her a decent present. But when the cause of the recent Kellar deaths is discovered, Ric is left reeling. Meanwhile, Owen and Chrissie have a good time together.
#17 - Just Getting By
Season 5 - Episode 51 - Aired 9/23/2003
Griffin struggles to cope when Keller comes under the spotlight for its recent suspicious deaths. Owen's plan to keep his relationship with Tricia secret is endangered when holiday snaps fall into the wrong hands.
#22 - Episode 50
Season 23 - Episode 50 - Aired 3/29/2022
As the reverberations of Jac’s surgery impact around Darwin and beyond, will life on Wyvern Wing ever be the same again? A wounded Dom feels more left out than ever after learning Josh and Ange have closed him out of their family crises. Donna and Hanssen rally around Lexy after bad news, but she’s determined to seize the day.Watch Now:Amazon
#24 - Losing Control of the Wheel
Season 17 - Episode 38 - Aired 6/30/2015
An exuberant new doctor on AAU puts Arthur to the test.
#25 - What We Pretend to Be
Season 19 - Episode 20 - Aired 2/21/2017
Isaac's dark side comes to surface as his relationship with Dom reaches breaking point, and Serena's mentoring of Jasmine gives Morven cause for concern.