Amber is still putting pressure on Dev to let her live with him. She insists that she does not get on with her step dad Dave and is unwilling to move to Finland with her mum Ravinder and her new husband. Dev remains resolute telling his daughter she should be with her mother but Amber is adamant, informing Dev that Dave is an ogre and she is not willing to live so far way with someone who is not her real father. Dev’s parenting troubles worsen when Amber’s mother calls round at the shop to inform Dev that Amber has bunked off school. Ravinder chastises Dev for not taking responsibility for his daughter. Is it time Dev took on a more active role in his troubled daughters life? Elsewhere, Kelly is struggling coming to terms with her recent court case. Pleading guilty may well have kept her out of prison but in the eyes of most of the residents of Weatherfield she has admitted she is a thief. A frustrated Kelly berates herself for having listened to boyfriend Lloyd’s advice to enter a guilty plea and later when he is unsympathetic to her predicament an emotional Kelly makes a dramatic decision. Is it the end for Lloyd and Kelly’s relationship? Meanwhile, after the turmoil of recent weeks, Gail sets about apologising to the people she wrongly accused of sending the Hillman cards. However, a careful Gail manages to keep the identity of the real sender a secret. Also, Sean has some bad news when he is informed that his Aunt Betty has passed away.
Writer: Julie Jones