Stella's still upset about Leanne and tells Karl and Eva that maybe she was wrong to think they could ever build bridges. Eva's secretly relieved. Cheryl's concerned when she overhears Jason telling Chris that he needs to find somewhere else to live. Audrey tells David that Monday was clearly a shambles and she's booked him on a management course. Kylie's put out that she's not going on it too. In a bid to try and bury the hatchet, Lloyd offers to take Chris to his hospital appointment. Chris tries to argue but Cheryl thinks it's a great idea. Frank and Carla arrive back from Rome all loved-up. Karl has a go at Leanne for upsetting Stella by ignoring her birthday. Leanne's totally confused. Chris and Lloyd arrive back from the hospital. Russ can see that Chris doesn't look well but Chris makes light of it, blaming it on Lloyd's driving. Leanne confronts Stella and it's soon clear that Stella never received her birthday card. Chris is scared and confides in Cheryl that he wishes he had a chance to be a better dad to Russ. Julie gets dolled-up for a date with Brian. To boost her confidence, Sean and Marcus ply her with vodka. Brian arrives and tells her that she looks good enough to eat. When Cheryl suggests to Lloyd that Chris should move in with them, Lloyd's stunned and admits he's jealous. Cheryl's furious.


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August 2011 episodes
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