Sarah breaks the news to the Underworld staff that the insurance company have refused to pay out the full claim and are only offering an ex-gratia sum of £20,000. She suggests they spilt the money and wind up the company, provided Nick agrees. Gary demands £200 from Ryan by next week. Emma rings her dad in hospital where he is having tests, assuring him that stomach ulcers are easily treated. Maria’s on a high after her date with Ali. Gary finds a key in one of Rick’s old note books. Seb returns home, released from hospital. He and Eileen sympathise with how things have turned out for each other. Michael recognises Rick’s key as being one from Safe as Houses Storage Solutions. Maria is pleased when Ali makes arrangements to meet her later. Gary overhears the factory staff discussing their predicament. Hearing from Tim that Evelyn’s taking bets on the County game, Steve suggests placing one on Tommy Orpington scoring the first goal in the match with her. She tells him to return later. Accompanied by a church support worker, Alina calls at No.11. Nick wants to find another investor rather than give up on the factory. Gary finds a huge hoard of cash in £50 notes in a safe in Rick’s storage locker. Evelyn questions James and finds out that Tommy has just been declared unfit. Emma’s dad is kept in hospital for longer than expected. Jenny is reluctant to cash in one of Gary’s £50 notes. From the bar, he listens in again as the factory staff discuss their limited options. Jo Lafoe calls into the cafe, looking for Carla. Emma returns from the hospital in tears as her father has stomach cancer. Evelyn takes Steve’s bet of £30 at 25-1. Gary turns up with Derek Milligan, introducing him to Nick as an investor who is interested in buying into the factory.


Regular cast

Guest cast



August 2019 episodes
Fri 2nd (1 2) • Mon 5th (1 2) • Wed 7th (1 2) • Fri 9th (1 2)
Mon 12th (1 2) • Wed 14th (1 2) • Fri 16th (1 2) • Mon 19th (1 2) • Wed 21st (1 2)
Fri 23rd (1 2) • Mon 26th • Wed 28th (1 2) • Fri 30th (1 2)
*Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Fandom will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+