Abi finds herself at the end of Phil and Ben's wrath. At home, Louise and Jay talk about what's happened and she goes to kiss him. Ben walks in and Jay reminds him that everything only happened because Ben won't admit the truth about being gay.
At The Vic, the Carters welcome Johnny home but Linda is disappointed to learn it's just for a few days. With Johnny unaware of what happened with Dean, Linda becomes on edge and Mick encourages her to tell him the truth. After an incident with the karaoke, Johnny clocks on that all is not well with Linda but upstairs, she insists everything is fine.Johnny soon opens up about his own troubles and reveals he has split with Gianluca. After a heart-to-heart, Linda realises Johnny needs to know the truth and Mick watches on as Linda tells her son about her attack.
Carmel tries to apologise to Masood but when he continues to ignore her, she makes a scene at The Vic and apologises to him in front of everyone. Later at the Masoods, Carmel arrives and tries to build bridges but Masood shares some harsh words. Carmel is quick to remind him that this is about Stacey and everything that happened, not them. Elsewhere, Stacey decides to invite Belinda, Jean and Ollie out for lunch the next day.