Liam’s ears prick up when Adam lets slip that he’d happily sell his share of the factory for the right price. Liam speaks to his brother Paul and convinces him that it isn’t a bad idea as they know the business and have wanted to get away from the market stall for a while. The brothers realise that Adam is green and if they can take advantage of that they could make a killing here. Meanwhile, Liam realises he was misled about Frankie and he’s forced to grovel for another date. At the Platts’, Gail discovers that David hasn’t been at school again and is about to let rip until he arrives home explaining he’s being bullied again. He claims he wanted to make a fresh start but doesn’t see how he can. Will Gail fall for her son’s lies yet again?Michelle is still not letting up on Steve. He tries to apologies for the comments she overheard between him and Liz but Michelle is determined to keep him at arms length. And when Ashley offers to take care of Josh and the baby so Claire can devote her time to her mother, her relief is evident. But instead of going to visit her mother she sits in the park idling away her time.
Writer: Peter Whalley