Tracy Metcalfe is sure Pete Barton is up to something. After trying to convince her sister Vanessa that Pete is cheating on their friend Rhona Kirk, Tracy (Amy Walsh) catches Pete (Anthony Quinlan) ushering an unknown blonde into Dale View! Seeing as he’s shipped Rhona off to a spa, it does seem pretty suss. Is the cat playing while the mouse is away?

Charity Dingle’s agony over the situation with Ryan continues. Her family have no idea she has a grown up son, the product of rape by police officer DI Bails (Rocky Marshall). Not knowing what to do and riddled with maternal guilt Charity (Emma Atkins) vents to girlfriend Vanessa (Michelle Hardwick), willing herself to find the strength to introduce her long-lost boy to the Dingles.

Elsewhere, Aaron Dingle (Danny Miller) and his sister Liv pack their bags ahead of their trip to Ireland to see Liv’s mum.