Nancy is horrified that someone has heard Maxine and Darren’s conversation about Patrick, and agrees to help Darren find out who it was. Neeta invites the Osbornes, apart from Darren, over for lunch. Esther is confused by Neeta’s sudden dislike for Darren, is she the one who overheard him and Maxine? Maxine, Darren and Nancy panic when a police car pulls up outside The Dog.
Darren and Nancy get a threatening voicemail demanding money. Freddie and Ellie are still pining over each other but Marnie is determined to keep them apart. WhenMac realises how much Freddie cares for Ellie, he encourages him to fight for her.