Dennis suggests to Janice that they should move to Sheffield and make a new start. After some persuasion Janice agrees so long as Toyah doesn't object. Geena goes to see her bank manager but finds out she's out of her depth. Dev offers to go into partnership with her - he will put up the collateral but she can run the business. Geena agrees. Sally and Eileen go for a night on the town. Les runs them home in his cab and Eileen invites him in for a nightcap. Eileen kisses Les on the cheek in a friendly way but he reads too much into it and leaves her house in a hurry. Luke Ashton continues to avoid Charlie, to her annoyance. Fiz moves into No.9 while Jack and Vera are away in Blackpool. Tyrone is worried that they'll find out. Having Fred and Eve living with them is starting to drive Maxine mad, especially when they announce that they're staying an extra week because the decorators have discovered some rising damp.


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  • This episode was transmitted at 8.00pm.
  • TV Times synopsis: Les jumps to the wrong conclusion after a night out with Eileen, and Maxine feels the strain of living with Fred and Eve.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 11,620,000 viewers (9th place - combined figure including repeat).
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