Karen senses Julia’s distracted and brings her a picnic lunch. Karen tries to reassure Julia that she did the right thing not telling Sally about Patrick’s affair; she was in a terrible position and urges Julia not to be so hard on herself. Julia gets back to work but later gets a phone call from Chloe who wants to talk to her. Julia is heartbroken when Sally cuts off the call.

Elaine is distracted today and avoiding calls from her therapist Oliver. At lunchtime she heads over to The Mill but as she parks her car she scrapes it against Kevin’s pride and joy. He is furious and wants to exchange insurance details immediately with embarrassed Elaine.

Also, when Jack discovers that a mate had a one-night stand with a drunken first year student he wonders whether she was capable of consent.