The Osbornes receive another blackmail note for them to meet in The Folly with £5,000. Darren andNancy panic and tell Maxine. Darren and Nancy wait for Maxine at The Folly but she doesn’t turn up. Back at the Boarding House, another letter has arrived.
Freddie tries to put a smile on Ellie’s face when he turns up at The Dog dressed as a sailor. However,she’s sick of his games and pours water over his head. Alfie can see that Ellie has feelings for Freddie and persuades her to give him a chance, much to Marnie’s annoyance. Ellie and Freddie decide to keep their relationship a secret. Meanwhile, grieving Nathan gets drunk and lashes out at Holly.