"Into the Abyss" is the 840th episode of Holby City and the first episode of the 19th series. It was preceded by "Snakes and Ladders" and followed by "Rocket Man". The episode was directed by Steve Brett and written by Ailsa Macauley.


Jasmine gets herself into trouble as she battles her hangover while working with Ric. Things take a turn for the worse when she finds comfort speaking to Tristan Wood, using him as her confidant.

Zosia refuses to emotionally engage with a terminally ill patient who reminds her of Arthur. Not wanting to face the fact that she wasn’t there for Arthur in death, she learns that she needs to let go. But is there more to her behaviour than meets the eye?

Raf’s positive about stepping up his career, but when a charismatic female patient comes in, he questions whether he should actually be spending more time living his life, and not putting work first.