Sally can't believe it when Kevin calls early in the morning to check if Danny spent the night. Nita hates having Ravi breathing down her neck at the shop. The Duckworths can't find anywhere to live so Vera talks Eunice into letting them manage the Park Road B&B for her. Deirdre calls on Alma to prove she isn't taking sides against her but makes the situation with Mike a lot worse by revealing that he'd told her about the affair weeks ago. Alma threatens to slap her and throws her out. Ashley tells Fred he's sick of him joking at his expense. Nita gives Curly her CV. He gets her an interview for a management trainee position. She shocks Ravi by telling him that she's thinking of leaving the family firm and wants to strike out of her own. Alma tells Mike his relationship with Deirdre upsets her as they are closer than lovers. She collects some clothes from the flat, saying she's not returning to him. Ashley confronts Fred about him having a son but Fred denies it.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Alma stuns Mike with a shock request, while Fred remains unwilling to discuss his past with Ashley.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 15,030,000 viewers (5th place - combined figure including repeat).
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