Tanya tells Alex that she's had enough of him creeping out in the early hours, making her feel cheap. She tells him that she doesn't want to see him any more. The twins celebrate their twentieth birthday. Jim refuses to sign Steve's card, telling Liz they must make a stand or Steve will end up a criminal. Denise apologises to Ken for hurting his feelings. Raquel advises Tanya to give Alex up, saying that she'll never find happiness with a married man. Tanya gets fed up with her complacency and is tempted to tell her the truth. Steve offers Jim a drink and is ignored. Andy urges him to try harder, for Liz's sake. Tanya tells Des that she's finished with Alex so it's now up to him to finish with Raquel. Denise tells Ken she wants him to be part of her life but won't marry him as they don't love each other. Bet is furious to discover Charlie is in town but hasn't called on her. Steve uses another name and books Jim for the evening to take him and Andy out, thinking all three could have a wild night. Jim is furious at being set up and speeds off before Steve can explain his plans. Tanya is stunned when Alex moves his stuff into the flat, explaining he's left Val.


Regular castEdit

Guest castEdit



  • Although advertised for the usual time of 7.30pm, this episode actually began at 7.40pm as the previous programme (a World Cup match) overran.
  • TV Times synopsis: Will Jim and Steve make up on the twins' birthday and what has Alex Christie got to celebrate?
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 15,090,000 viewers (1st place - combined figure including repeat).
June 1994 episodes
Wed 1stFri 3rdMon 6thWed 8thFri 10thMon 13thWed 15th
Fri 17thMon 20thWed 22ndFri 24thMon 27thWed 29th
*Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Fandom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+