Karen tells Steve that she's going to an exclusive club with her colleagues from Elevation that evening. Rosie and David have their first day at Weatherfield Comprehensive. Joe tells the factory girls that they can have the afternoon off if they get Naveen Alahan's order finished. Tyrone gives Vera her birthday present; it's from him and Jack. Vera unwraps it and discovers that it's the same radio back again - the one that doesn't work. Karen is offended when Jay Rodgers tells her that she's not invited out with them that evening. Naveen collects his underwear order at lunchtime and presents Mike with a cheque. They go to the Rovers to celebrate their first deal. Janice and Fiz decide to go have a look around Elevation and wind Karen up in the process; Jay is unimpressed with Karen's friends. Audrey offers to lend Richard money to help with his cash flow problem but Richard refuses. Sally and Kevin reach an understanding; they decide they're not going to complicate their relationship with sex. Karen has a row with her boss and tells him to shove his job; she walks out.


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  • This episode was transmitted at 8.30pm to allow for an extended edition of Emmerdale at 7.00pm.
  • TV Times synopsis: Joe decides he can't stand any more of Dev's smug attitude. Meanwhile, Janice and Fiz are gunning for Karen.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 10,130,000 viewers (9th place).
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