Peter attempts to apologise for hitting Nick, but Leanne stuns him when she reveals her plan to move away from Weatherfield with Nick and take Simon with them. Enraged by Leanne’s news Peter seeks out Carla, who is busy at the factory. Carla asks Peter if they can talk about this later, but he verbally launches into Carla, accusing her of putting her work before Simon. Suddenly a man enters the factory and pins Peter up against the wall, ordering him to lay off Carla. Peter is stunned when a shaken Carla reveals it’s her brother Rob.
Faye throws away her new trainers and lies to Anna that she must have lost them. Anna attempts to confide her worries about Faye’s recent behaviour to Owen, but he is clearly distracted. Izzy attempts to talk to Owen about her pregnancy, but is stunned by his reaction. Owen bottles up his true feelings about his fears for Izzy’s future.
Beth is delighted when she secures a rental agreement on a nearby flat. Tracy’s forced to ask Ken and Deirdre to take her back, but when Ken refuses, Emily steps in and offers Tracy a room.
Also, Roy snubs Hayley’s dance class presentation evening to play chess with Mary.
*Second Episode, 8.30pm*
Leaving Carla to catch up with her ex jailbird brother Rob, Peter finds Nick, but fails to talk him out of his plan to leave with Leanne and Simon. Seeking but not receiving support from his father, Peter soon finds himself berating Ken, vowing that he would never abandon Simon like Ken abandoned Peter years ago. Elsewhere, Carla gives Rob short shrift, refusing to accept his spell in prison for armed robbery had anything to do with her and angering him when she offers him money, hoping he will disappear again. Upset by Carla’s attitude Rob storms out. Meanwhile, Peter turns on Carla, informing her that the most important person in his life is Simon, but with the turmoil of her brother’s reappearance Carla’s had enough.
As Owen explains his concerns over Izzy’s ability to become a parent his views upset Gary and Izzy. Defending his girlfriend Gary squares up to him. Meanwhile, Anna’s confused when she discovers Faye’s trainers dumped in the bin.
Tracy and Amy move into Emily’s, but having overheard Norris telling Emily how he is nervous about having a convicted murderer in the house an amused Tracy sets about winding him up.
Also, Hayley’s put out when Roy extols the virtues of his new friendship with Mary.