SERIES ONE EPISODE SIX
HOPE TO DIE
called out to Frances Barratts house. He has a heart condition and has collapsed
after a night out with best mate Danny. Jack wants Frances to go to hospital but
there are no ambulances due to a massive road accident. Danny takes Jack and
Frances to the hospital in his truck. Whilst traveling Jack has to administer
CPR when Francis stops breathing.
The Beeches Beth is concerned about Will. She asks him how things are at home -
he tells her that he and Sarah have some things to sort out.
thanks Jack for his help and tells him that Francis needs an operation but can't
afford it. Jack talks to Dr Reeve; Frances' consultant and asks why Frances
isn't down to have the operation. Reeve tells him that Frances' chances after
the operation are minimal. Danny
gives Jack a lift back to Cardale, however when they reach Frances' house Jack's
tyres have been stolen - Danny promises to get them back for him.
Sarah go to the bank for a meeting - they need to cut back on their spending.
Sarah insists that Will's membership to the golf club should be the first thing
How can I not spend?
You're behaving like a spoilt little girl
unhappy with Jack for talking to Reeve about Frances' operation. Jack is adamant
that Frances should have the operation as he has seen it work in Africa. Beth
grows concerned when Frances' mum Rita, says she wants Frances to have the
operation privately. Beth tells Jack that he has the community hanging on his
every word expecting a miracle for Frances - she says she hopes he can deliver.
Jack isn't right for me. The thing is the whole thing's just....life's too
Thing is Beth - Life's too short
to see Will at home. Will is sleeping on the sofa and Sarah is barely talking to
him. Will asks Jack if he'd like some company for the afternoon.
Do you fancy some company?
Yeah, if you think Sarah won't mind
I'm sleeping on the sofa Jack. I don't think Sarah's going to notice
They go out
with Frances and Danny. Will gets drunk and wins £60 on the horses. He tells
Jack that Sarah doesn't care about him - trouble is he still loves her,
organises a fun run to raise money for Frances operation. Jack and Will take
part much to Beth's amusement.
goes to hospital for the operation; he doesn't regain consciousness.
Jack feels guilty and blames Frances' death on himself. Beth goes with him to
the wake where Jack apologises to Rita.
makes Jack supper. They kiss!