"It's Only Love If It Hurts" is the 865th episode of Holby City and the 26th episode of the 19th series.


When an emotionally weary Jasmine makes a life-changing decision, Serena is brought up short by the pain she has caused. A determined Bernie offers Serena support but fears it has come too late.

Dominic reveals the extent of Isaac's cruelty, and Zosia seizes a chance to help her friend but gets more than she bargained for. Mo reels after being confronted by a challenging view of motherhood when a pregnant woman makes a difficult choice.

Serena decides to take a sabbatical after grieving the death of her daughter.