Karen is fed up with Imogen’s moping, so drags her to The Mill and asks Julia to give her a job. Julia tries to gently turn her down, but Imogen points out to Karen that no one will want her with her history. Karen insists Imogen look for a job in the paper and an argument between them starts in the staff room.
Meanwhile, Julia explains the situation to Lauren who suggests she watch over Imogen; they could do with a hand during the summer and she deserves a second chance. Julia suggests this to Karen and Imogen, who are both thrilled and very grateful to Lauren.
Student Adam attempts to impress his colonel father by increasing training for his army physical. Meanwhile, Adam’s ex-girlfriend expresses concern for his health to Kevin.