Frankie

Confirmed for BBC One on 18 June at 9.00pm to 10.00pm

Ep 5/6

Tuesday 18 June

9.00pm-10.00pm

BBC ONE

Frankie is frustrated when a patient of hers is deemed fit to work and has her benefits cut. Nicky has Systemic Lupus but Dr Evans has prescribed her steroids and she’s now working in a supermarket.

Nicky’s appealing the decision, but in the meantime she’s working and making her condition worse. Frankie goes head to head with Dr Evans and persuades her to support Nicky in her appeal. When it all gets too much, Frankie helps Nicky come to terms with her decision to quit her job and move home with her parents.

Karen is called out to visit Tim, an attractive university student who has just been discharged from hospital after a knee operation. When they bump into each other in a bar and hit it off, Karen abandons professionalism and accepts his offer of a drink - but when Tim suddenly rushes home without her, she’s hurt and confused. However, when she checks up on him the next day, she realises why…

Meanwhile, Ian is determined to do the right thing by Paula, but when she confesses the truth, his relief is clear.

Frankie is finally confronted by her stalker at home, while a vicious dog attack brings Andy and Ian together, and they cement their rivalry for Frankie’s heart. As they both rush to her aide, it’s ultimately Frankie, as always, who saves the day...

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