Leanne's livid with Nick for hiding the fact he was duping Carla with his plans for the factory. Apologising for his actions, Nick explains that he and the girls needed jobs and that he was the one who did all the legwork after Carla abandoned him. Leanne agrees to speak to George and dodging Simon's birthday party, she comes through for Nick. As Nick thanks Leanne with a cosy champagne toast, Leanne's uncomfortable with her deception. Are there still feelings between the pair? Later, Carla's furious with herself for taking her eye off the ball with the factory and determined to not let Nick win, she sets about rebuilding Underworld. Meanwhile, when Steve and Becky see the Windasses with a baby, they worry that they've been allocated a child before them. Eddie leads them to believe that they've been fast-tracked and Becky's gutted as Steve calls the social worker. Elsewhere, Deirdre celebrates her birthday; Graeme casually tells Tina he loves her but she doesn't reciprocate; Audrey's delighted to hear Lewis's plans to move abroad; and Michelle plays games with Ciaran.