Peter approaches Tina about doing some childminding, but she gives him short shrift. After flirting with Rob over the bar at the Rovers they end up kissing in the backyard. But when Carla heads out to have a word with Tina she’s taken aback to find them kissing passionately. Rob begs Carla not to tell Tracy, but Peter’s crushed by the news.



Gail works on Max’s nativity costume as an exhausted, but excited Kylie wraps a special present for Max telling Gail she can’t wait to see his face when he opens it. But when David later persuades Gail to let him look after Max and Lily, he lets Max open his special present.

Brian loads up his van and hands Julie the keys to No 12. Her heart breaks as she watches him drive away.



Also, Hayley’s touched when a Christmas present from Becky arrives; Rita supports Dennis in his music.