Rita’s wedding to Dennis takes a turn for the worst next week… when she’s kidnapped and used as a pawn by loan shark Rick!
Earlier, desperate to get Rick off their backs, Tommy and Tina ask former cop Kirsty for advice…
Tina and Tommy confess they’ve been using the garage to conceal drugs for Rick and have lost Tyrone’s savings, too!
Furious, Kirsty orders Tina and Tommy to leave, then prepares to give Tyrone a piece of her mind!
refuses to back down and gives an impassioned speech about family. Will
Kirsty accept this?
On the morning of Rita’s wedding Tommy caves in to Rick’s demand to carry out one last job for him…
Although she’s been helping Rita prepare for the ceremony, Tina can’t stand by while Tommy does Rick’s dirty work…
Knowing Tommy could face a lengthy jail sentence if he’s caught, Tina takes matters into her own hands…
Grabbing the hold-all of drugs
and a nearby petrol can, Tina jumps into the car and drives off before
Tommy can stop her!
After agreeing to meet Tina at the docks, Rick forces Rita to join him!
As Dennis waits for Rita at the register office, the bride-to-be is dragged into Tina’s stand-off with the loan shark!
As Rick arrives, Tina puts her plan into action…
Confronting the loan shark, she threatens to set his bag of drugs alight unless he leaves her and Tommy alone!
But Rick’s not easily intimidated!
When Rick opens the door of his car, Tina’s floored!
A terrified Rita emerges and demands to know what’s going on!
As Rick now has the upper hand, he tells Tina to return the drugs to Tommy so he can carry out the job, as planned, otherwise Rita will end up in the canal!
When feisty Rita encourages Tina to stand her ground, she holds a lighter to
the drugs and demands Rick release the bride-to-be!
Realising Tina’s serious, will Rick release Rita or is her wedding day
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