The factory girls discuss Sally. Hayley organises a whip-round. Janice feels guilty for all the horrible things she said but Kelly remains vitriolic. Anna suggests they have a send-off for Gary in the Rovers before he leaves for his stint in the army. Steve tries to talk to Becky but she makes it clear she doesn't want to know and heads off to see Claire. Tyrone phones Kevin and tells him he's turned down the job at Hobson's as he doesn't want to leave him in the lurch whilst Sally's ill. Kevin's secretly gutted as he was hoping that Tyrone and Molly would move away. Sunita phones Dev in a panic telling him that Asha's ill. Dev races over to help her. Asha's clearly very ill and Dev tells Sunita to call the doctor. Dev's secretly pleased that Sunita turned to him in a crisis and not Matt. Tyrone tells Molly that he's turned down the job in Chester for Kevin's sake. Molly's quietly furious as she saw this as her chance to save their marriage. Kevin and Rosie tell Sally how much they love her as she's taken away to the operating theatre.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Kevin apologies to Sally for his absences as she is admitted to hospital for her operation; Kelly refuses to contribute to a collection for her workmate; and Tyrone rejects his new job offer to support his friend.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 11,400,000 viewers (5th place).
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