Donna decides to search for the missing girl on her own and she tracks her down but the girl refuses to go to the police station. Donna takes her to Tall Trees while she works out what to do. Donna leaves the girl alone while she heads to the police station and when she bumps into Ross she’s forced to explain. The pair return to find that the girl has done a runner – with some of Donna’s belongings!
David agrees to help Nicola scupper Miles De Souza’s chances of inheriting his dad’s business after Nicola offers him ten per cent of the money. Meanwhile, Jasmine tracks down Miles to a hostel and discovers that he’s still drinking. Jasmine appeals to Miles to visit his dying father but he refuses. David and Nicola witness Miles swigging whisky and are delighted he’s playing into their hands.
Debbie gets stressed out when she runs out of petrol in a country lane and she’s snappy with a sexy guy who stops to lend a hand. The helpful stranger drives off but he returns after a crisis of conscience and insists on helping her out. Debbie thaws and the stranger later sends her flowers.
Also, Emily and Bishop George make up after Laurel’s matchmaking debacle.