Frankie is a medical drama that follows Frankie Maddox (Eve Myles), a district nurse whose work always appears to take priority over her personal life. Created by Lucy Gannon, the series features Frankie's life as she has her boyfriend Ian (Dean Lennox Kelly) by her side and team member Andy (Derek Riddell)
Having had a life-and-death situation with a young girl who needed a heart massage on the side of the road, Frankie has always made it her job to care for others. The series also stars Jemma Redgrave, Julia Ford, Leila Mimmack and Carla Henry.
Frankie is left feeling frustrated aftern a patient of hers is deemed fit to work and has her benefits cut. Nicky has decided to appeal the decision, but in the meantime she’s working and making her condition worse. Frankie clashes with Dr Evans and persuades her to support Nicky in her appeal. Karen visits Tim, an attractive university student who has just been discharged from hospital following a knee operation. After they run into one another in a bar and hit it off, Karen abandons her professionalism and agrees to have a drink with him.