When Patrick takes Minnie to hospital with a temperature, Lindsey informs Maxine who immediately rushes to the hospital and causes a scene. Maxine’s heartbroken when her daughter doesn’t seem to recognise her. As Maxine contemplates moving away with Darren, Patrick agrees to Theresa’s fraud plans in order to provide for his family after he’s gone. Later, Patrick collapses at home and, outside, Maxine can hear Minnie crying through the window. She looks through the letterbox and sees Patrick on the floor.

Meanwhile, Mercedes and Joe discuss how to tell Lindsey about their baby. Later, Lindsey asks Mercedes if Joe’s the father but Mercedes bottles out of telling her. Joe tells Mercedes he will be walking by the time the baby comes, even though he knows it’s a lie. 

Also, Grace despairs as Kim begins to get too close for comfort. Kim makes plans for lunch with Grace but, when she gets to The Hutch, Grace is sitting with Esther. So Kim comes up with a cunning plan…