Sophie cajoles Sally into letting her have a birthday party. Julie, Sean, Izzy, Hayley and Kirk anxiously discuss the fact that they've not been paid. Carla explains that she's got a cash flow problem and admitting defeat, Carla asks them all to leave telling them that the factory is now closed. Owen invites Anna out for dinner. Owen and Gary put pressure on Anna to come clean with Faye and tell her about Owen, but Anna's worried it'll upset her. Ciaran and Michelle arrive back from their cruise, engaged. Michelle's pleased to be back but Ciaran wishes they were still in the Caribbean. Sally tells Frank that Carla's finally flipped and sacked everyone. Faye opens a letter from social services telling Anna that Faye is now officially her adopted daughter. Faye's thrilled and hugs Gary. Sally offers the factory girls jobs at Frank's factory. Izzy and Julie accept but Sean, Hayley and Kirk refuse to work for Frank the rapist. Faye goes in search of Anna to tell her the good news but she's shocked when she spies her kissing Owen in the builder's yard. Sophie and Sian excitedly show off their new engagement rings to Amber. Jeff assures Rosie that her interview with the Gazette went well. Rosie's worried about some of the questions they asked regarding her family. Ciaran and Michelle find Carla drunk in the factory. Carla tells them the whole sordid truth about Frank. Ciaran and Michelle are shocked. Anna's thrilled to learn that she's now Faye's adopted mum. As she sets off on her secret date with Owen, Faye is frosty towards her and Anna's bemused. Katy finally makes Chesney realise that he has to arrange John's funeral for Fiz's sake. Carla breaks down and tells Ciaran and Michelle that she can't continue like this and she's going to drop the charges against Frank.


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