Holby City spoilers: Watch out Ric… Lola’s back!

Ric Griffin's stunned to see his ex-wife on AAU – but it seems they've already been reunited…

It’s the morning after the night before in Holby City and Ric Griffin arrives at work with a cut above his eye. The consultant claims he “fell” – but there are hints about how he may have sustained his injury when a familiar face returns to Holby.

Ric gets a shock when he meets the new locum on AAU… it’s Lola Williams better known to Holby fans as Lola Griffin, Ric’s ex-wife! Serena’s intrigued when Lola – last seen in the medical drama 10 years ago – reveals the pair go way back but she’s stunned to learn they were previously married… twice!

He claims he hasn’t seen Lola (Sharon D Clarke) in a while, but when Serena presses Ric, he’s forced to reveal the truth… that they spent the previous night together!

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There’s clearly still a spark between Ric (Hugh Quarshie) and ex-wife Lola (Sharon D Clarke)

It seems their liaison has prompted himto question whether Lola sees the reunion as just a fling or something more….

When Ric asks Lola if she sees a future for them, she gives him the brush-off. She can sense Ric’s stuck in a ‘middle-aged’ rut but reassures him he’s still a catch… if last night was anything to go by!

Elsewhere, Dominic tries to win over brilliant new consultant Ange… but fails. And Cameron struggles to impress ice-queen Jac Naylor.

Holby City continues on Tuesdays at 8pm on BBC1.