Susan tells Albert that her father beats her and is often drunk. He discovers that he is working whilst claiming dole. Jed looks for somewhere to live. Albert takes Susan home and tells her mother May that he wants to talk to her father Jim. Albert is put off and, as Susan cowers in her room, Jim threatens May if she entertains strangers. Jerry fears that the basins were stolen. Albert confronts Jim in the street. Jim goes for him and is threatened by Harry. Albert warns him that if he continues to hit Susan he'll go to the police.