As the factory staff gossip about Lesley’s mysterious death Eileen struggles to control her emotions. Back at home the police come calling, asking questions about the days prior to Lesley’s demise. Insisting they’ve got nothing to hide, Paul is open about Lesley’s illness and admits he visited a solicitor to discuss divorcing her. Eileen’s terrified, convinced everyone thinks she’s responsible for Lesley’s death.
Ashamed of his dad Tommy can’t bring himself to admit the truth to Tyrone and Tina and lies that at least Rick is now off their backs. But when Rick comes calling, insisting Terry’s debt is now his, Tommy’s horrified because he has no money left. Tommy’s confused as Rick tells him to get his job back at the garage, then await further instructions.
As Nick points out that David’s devastated without Kylie, he insists they need to find her. Gail thinks he’s better off without Kylie and needs something to take his mind off her. She asks Audrey to give him his job back.
Also, when Karl has a drop-off at the casino he can’t resist the temptation to gamble; Sally enlists some professional help with her blooms, much to Norris’s annoyance.
*Second Episode, 8.30pm*
Paul’s still struggling to understand how Eileen could have left Lesley alone and with all the gossip Eileen’s a wreck. Angry that it’s come to this Jason goes after Paul, blaming him for what his mum is going through. As the row becomes heated Paul breaks down agreeing he needs to talk to Eileen. He admits he can’t cope with the gossip and the reminders of Lesley everywhere, so Eileen suggests Paul leaves for good.
David’s doing surprisingly well working at the Bistro, but when he’s faced with Sylvia’s constant complaints he loses it. Meanwhile, Eva wants more from her relationship with Nick, but he isn’t ready to take things to the next level and she feels let down.
Tommy’s under pressure and begs Tyrone and Kevin to give him his job back at the garage.
Also, Sunita bails Karl out when he admits he’s gambled away his taxi takings. As he thanks her for her support Sunita suggests he needs professional help; Norris is aghast when Audrey reveals she’s been chosen to sit on the judging panel of the Weatherfield in Bloom competition.