Danny was the boyfriend of Jessica McAllister. Jess is annoyed at her parents when Danny isn't allowed to come for their first Christmas in Beckindale. Danny comes to visit in January 1994, shortly after the December 1993 plane crash. Jess was delighted to see him, however, her parents were not. Danny soon returns to Aberdeen. Danny returns to the village the next month and proposes to her. Danny returns and asks Jess to move to Aberdeen with him but she decides she can't and Danny returns alone.