A distraught Alice reveals to Tess that she and Curtis have split up, saying she thinks it was because she refused to move to London. Tess tries to persuade Curtis to talk to Alice and, as he’s still madly in love with her, Curtis agrees. But before he gets the chance to speak to her, he receives a photo on his phone of Alice – from Tony…

In an effort to keep Alice out of harms way and convince Tony she means nothing to him, Curtis sends Tony an abusive message about her. Tess later discovers the message and, unaware of the real reason behind it, warns Curtis to stay away from Alice. Later, Alice is followed home by a hooded figure – it’s Curtis, making sure his girl is safe.

Meanwhile, Zoe is full of the joys of motherhood but still can’t resist returning to work. Although she is late leaving, she still manages to arrive in time to pick up Sharice, who’s delighted and gives Zoe a big hug.

Also, Big Mac foils an attempted robbery when a young patient, involved in a gang initiation test, tries to steal some drugs; and Dixie and Jeff bicker about their living arrangements.