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Leanne is annoyed that Nick lied to her over his job and is upset when he tells her that Roy and Hayley sketched him. Jackie starts work at Underworld. Sally tells Greg that he's got a drink problem but he doesn't agree. He promises to cut down to please her. She is annoyed that he keeps all the business details in his head and doesn't treat her like a partner. Whilst giving out medication, Martin rushes to help a patient who's suffered a heart attack. He leaves the drugs trolley unattended and unlocked so Les swallows some tablets to ease the pain in his leg. Sally is furious to discover Greg has spent the day drinking. He tells her to stop nagging him and accuses her of being more interested in her spoilt girls than him. She is furious and tells him the business is no good because he's an amateur. He is furious and hits her again. Zoe is purified to become a daughter of Nirab. Ashley tries to stop the ceremony, upset to see Ben kissing her. He urges her to leave with him but she chooses to stay with Ben. Ashley is distraught. Martin finds Les's lifeless body.


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  • This was Brian Park's final episode as the programme's producer.
  • TV Times synopsis: Les's life is on the line after he helps himself to some drugs. Nick has to explain his way out of a tricky situation.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 17,300,000 viewers (5th place - combined figure including repeat).
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