Chas is worried when DS Wise tells them Sandra denied any knowledge. Cain promises Chas that he'll have a proper talk with Aaron and urges him to drop the case. But as Aaron’s about to tell the police he wants to drop the case, DC Wise drops a bombshell - a second victim’s come forward…
Ashley’s fuming over Gabby and tells Bernice he wants her to live with him. However, Ashley and Lawrence soon bond over Gabby’s future when Lawrence tells her she will be punished and Ashley comes up with an idea and asks Lawrence to adopt Gabby…
Paddy and Rhona have a blazing row in the car, witnessed by a concerned Pearl. Pearl later tells Vanessa what she saw and hopes Rhona's not back on the painkillers.