"Cross Fingers" is the 23rd episode of Casualty and the 8th episode of the 2nd series. It was preceded by "The Raid" and followed by "Seeking Heat". The episode was directed by Alan Wareing and written by David Ashton.
Megan's moonlighting in an effort to make ends meet, whilst Ted's taxi's out of service. A suspected case of meningitis comes in and Susie tries to find out who is the new man in Duffy's life. Ewart is avoiding Elizabeth, to avoid her being involved in a divorce petition by his wife. The staff are kept busy as they deal with a scalded hand, a twisted knee and a child with a broken arm. At the end of the shift, the staff gather round to wish Karen and Cyril the best of luck in their forthcoming exams.