The Parkers receive good news from Toadie regarding Bridget’s self-defence plea, but it provides little joy as Steve remains incarcerated. Miranda and Bridget go through the gauntlet of emotions when they visit Steve in prison, and realise he has clearly been affected by his first night behind bars. As Miranda steps up the pressure on Toadie, Bridget seeks solace in Declan.

Confronted by Dan and Karl, Samantha has no choice but to agree to a medical check-up which may well reveal her pregnancy secret. As she slips further into mania, she ends up getting involved in a new case which brings her into contact with Oliver. But when Samantha fails to make her appointment, a disappointed Dan turns to Libby for comfort.

Money woes force Rebecca to look for a second job. When Marco reluctantly offers his share of the General Store to Elle, Paul sees a way to solve Rebecca’s problems and bring her closer to him at the same time.