"Episode Eight" is the 1056th episode of Casualty and the eighth episode of the 32nd series. It was preceded by "Episode Seven" and followed by "Episode Nine". The episode was directed by Carolina Giametta and written by Sarah Beeson.


The truth finally catches up with Connie, as her symptoms begin to manifest, and Ethan realises she is the mystery `heart patient' she has been quizzing him about. Determined to keep her illness under wraps, Connie blackmails Ethan into performing an urgent surgical procedure on her himself. Meanwhile, the day of Alicia's driving test arrives, but nerves get the better of her when she accidentally runs over her instructor's foot during one last lesson.