Still upset after splitting up from Jay, Abi is left reeling when Lauren and Peter announce their relationship. After encouragement from Lauren, Max decides to visit Ian and apologises for sleeping with Lucy. Meanwhile, Max runs into Emma and Keeble. Emma is unhappy to learn that Max and Keeble know each other. Afraid of losing her job, Emma tells Max that they can’t be together until Lucy’s case has been resolved.
Linda’s withdrawn behaviour starts to worry her family. However, Nancy cheers her mum up by preparing a heart-felt meal and watching a film together. Linda begins to feel more relaxed but, afraid of being alone, reluctantly decides to go to the bar with Nancy. However, once downstairs, Dean reveals his very different interpretation of previous events to Linda, causing her to head upstairs sobbing.
Charlie takes a present from Dot round to Ronnie and offers to take her to the scan. Outside the doctors, Ronnie gets nervous and asks Charlie to go with her and they see the scan together. Dot is happy that Charlie went to the scan; daring to hope that one day they might also become a couple.
At the salon, Dean invites Stacey to drinks.