Zoe spends the night at No.9. Judy is upset when Gary refuses to take on her baby. Judy breaks down, telling him that she wants a baby more than anything. Jack is alarmed to discover Alec has bought a header shelf for the pub from the Old Cock pub in Bessie Street without consulting them. He demands a meeting of the shareholders and tries to do things properly but Alec and Vera can't be bothered and vote the shelf in. Natalie invites Kevin round to her house, seeking a reward to staying clear of him for a while. Des is annoyed when Angie tells him that she'll leave with Chris. He backs down, saying they can both stay. Gary tells Zoe she can't stay at No.9 and suggests she enters a Social Services home. He gives her £30 and gets her to write Judy a note saying she's moving on. Jim tells Steve that he knows Fiona is fed up with him hanging around her. He suggests Steve looks for another girlfriend. Sally tells Bill that she's worried about Kevin working late and fears he might be having a relationship with Natalie. Bill doesn't know what to say and is relieved when Sally talks herself out of the idea. Judy is sad that Zoe has left. Sally discovers from Chris that Kevin is not on a breakdown in Oldham, but locally; and the job should have finished.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Sally makes a shocking discovery, and Gary has a plan to get rid of his guest.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 14,780,000 viewers (3rd place - combined figure including repeat).
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