Leaving Hope at Mary’s face-painting class at the community centre, Tyrone heads to the hospital to meet Fiz. Once there, the consultant breaks the news that Hope has cancer.
David tells Sarah and Kylie that he has dropped Callum’s phone into the canal. Later, Max asks David to adopt him, but David’s gutted to realise that now Callum is dead he can never give permission for the adoption.
Tim presents Kevin with a hideous bracelet for his birthday, but a tactful Kevin makes out he loves it. Meanwhile, as Sally makes the preparations for Kevin’s surprise party, he heads off to Bolton to pick up some parts.
Robert calls at No 1 and Tracy finally admits that she unintentionally caused the fire in Carla’s flat. Tracy assures Robert she never set out to kill Carla, but Robert insists that she has to tell Carla the truth.
Nick leaves his wallet at home and temptation gets too much for Carla when she pulls out one of his credit cards. Cathy’s determined to conquer her fears of being in her house alone. Simon agrees to behave himself and help out around the flat in return for a new phone.