With the villagers aware of poor widower Andy’s desperate act, the locals are reeling as they take it all in. Emotions are running high, none more so than for troubled Aaron who swears to his mum, Chas, his secret dalliance with married Robert is over.

More lies spill out of Laurel’s mouth as she tells Marlon she didn’t get the job at the college. With the family’s money worries mounting, the sacked factory worker suggests her dad, Doug, could help out while they try to get back on their feet.

At the B&B, it looks like passion could be on the menu for splintered husband and wife, Nicola and Jimmy. When Nicola’s confidence is bolstered, as she presumes another guest is coming on to her, she books a room. Are the rocky King couple finally back on track?