Natalie gives Sally seven days to pay damages before she takes her to court. Emily and Ken run The Kabin whilst Rita and Mavis spend time in Cartmel in the cottage they hope to buy. Emily feels that Percy is acting strangely and fears he has Alzheimer's disease. Kevin begs Natalie not to take Sally to court, saying the girls will suffer. Bill is disgusted with Kevin for letting Natalie sue Sally. He rows with her in the Rovers and tells Kevin that he's a disappointment. Mavis and Rita stay at Bide a Wee Guest House, sharing a room. Rita finds much to fault whilst Mavis soaks up the scenery. Maureen is amazed when Maud tells her that she's moving into old people's accommodation at Mayfield Court. She is outraged when Maud implies she doesn't want her any more and refuses to feel guilty over having married. Percy is puzzled when some of his fairy cakes go missing. Martin persuades Gail to visit Don in hospital. Maud convinces Maureen that she's looking forward to moving into the home and is shocked when Maureen asks why she couldn't have done so years ago and given her some freedom. Don thanks Gail for visiting him and makes his peace with her, saying he's always been fond of her. He begs her to bring Alma to him so he can ask her forgiveness.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Mavis and Rita sample an alternative lifestyle. Sally receives a summons.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 14,750,000 viewers (4th place - combined figure including repeat).
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