Episode 8283
Production code P694/8283
ITV transmission date 22nd December 2013
Script editor Jenny Heelham
Story editor Kate Brooks
Story associates Martin Sterling
Lee O'Donnell
Furquan Akhtar
Gareth McLean
Stacey-Lee Eccles
Alasdair Morrison
Writer Susan Oudot
Designer Alan Davis
Director Audrey Cooke
Executive Producer Kieran Roberts
Producer Stuart Blackburn
Previous episode 20th December 2013
Next episode 23rd December 2013


Kylie drags a reluctant Max out of the hall. He breaks free and runs to David. Thinking everyone is against her, Kylie leaves on her own. Roy fails his driving test. Anna is not pleased when Owen agrees to meet Pat Phelan but at No.6. The Croppers go with Fiz, Tyrone and the kids for Christmas shopping. Phelan and his wife Valerie arrive at No.6. Fiz gets a scare when Hayley falls asleep at the precinct but she's okay. Kylie returns home, telling Audrey she didn't feel well at the nativity. David and Gail fill her in on what happened. Phelan offers Owen a contract to convert flats, telling him it'll set him up for life. Owen will have to be the frontman as Phelan is bankrupt. Kylie feels everyone turning against her and tries to throw Gail out. Gail tells her that she doesn't deserve her kids. Kylie shouts at Gail telling her that David is not part of the kids' lives, Gail is furious. Anna is furious at Phelan's plan and tells Owen that she does not want him to be part of it. Ritchie's band goes down well at the bistro. Rita hopes that Dennis will have got the impresario urge out of his system. Peter keeps warning Tina about Rob but gets nowhere. Gloria suggests to Dennis that they set up a sideline as talent agents. Dennis likes the idea and they shake on it. Kylie feels she deserves everything she gets. Peter warns Rob off Tina, making it seem as though he's protecting Tracy.


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