Kush is encouraged to go to The Albert’s Lock & Key dating night. Things quickly become awkward when he is matched with Carmel and frustrated nothing good has come of the night, Carmel leaves.
Babe continues to play games with the Carters and manages to work her way back into the kitchen at The Vic, much to Abi’s frustration. Despite Shirley’s warning, Mick is impressed by Babe’s polite attitude to Abi and Linda offers her more shifts. Meanwhile, Claudette tells Babe to stay away from the Cokers but after her successful day in The Vic, she tells Claudette she is expecting the payments to continue. Elsewhere, Patrick is invited for dinner at Dot’s but gets the wrong end if the stick …