Ashley is pleased when Leanne plans to remain living at No.4. Deirdre is puzzled when Mike keeps snapping at her. Leanne tells Gail to stop pretending to be upset - she and Nick have split. Gail shouts at her, saying they were never right for each other and due to her, her son's gone halfway round the world. Alma breaks down, fearing death. Leanne goes clubbing with Toyah and Sharon, putting Ashley out as he thought they were going together. Nita cooks Spider a Thai dish. They talk about their shared dream to travel. Alma is referred to a breast clinic. She is impatient for her results. Julia phones Mike and tells him that £10,000 will buy him the negatives of the pictures.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Spider and Nita share a romantic evening, but the outcome is uncertain; and Mike receives Julia's demands.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 16,240,000 viewers (1st place - combined figure including repeat).
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