Peter tells Simon they’re going on an adventure; they’re going by boat to Lanzarote and then on to the Caribbean. Meanwhile, at the factory, Rob’s pleased as he tells Carla he’s bagged a big order. However, when Carla tells him she’s going to run away with Peter and she’d like him to step in and look after the factory Rob’s concerned.

When Peter asks her to pick up his and Simon’s passports from the flat she agrees. But when Simon phones Leanne and tells her he’s scared as Peter’s taking him away on a boat a panicked Peter grabs the phone. Desperate Leanne quizzes Carla. She denies all knowledge but when Leanne and Michelle follow Carla into Peter’s flat they catch her red handed.

When Jason moans to Tommy and Tina that he’s fed up of being single they hatch a plan with Marcus to get Jason and Maria back together. So Marcus tells Maria he’s invited Tina, Tommy and Jason for dinner.

Tyrone apologises to Kirsty for not being there when she thought she was going into labour. He promises that in future, he’ll phone her every hour.

Also, Michelle’s thrilled when Ryan calls and says he’s coming home and Roy refuses to come and watch Hayley dance as he’s arranged to play chess with Mary.

*Second episode, 8.30pm*

Carla’s furious with Michelle for siding with Leanne while Leanne begs Carla not to let Peter take Simon away. Peter and Simon wait for Carla in the station café. Peter spots Carla on the platform but as he and Simon make their way over, Peter’s horrified to see Leanne there too.

Peter’s furious with Carla but Carla points out the futility of their plan and how they’d never have got a way with it. Leanne gives Peter an ultimatum; they let Simon decide who he wants to live with or she’s calling the police. Peter’s forced to agree, begging Simon to come with him on the trip of lifetime. Simon makes his choice and decides to stay with Leanne.

Tommy, Tina and Jason go for dinner with Marcus at Maria’s flat. One by one they make their excuses to leave until Maria and Jason are left alone. But when Maria realises her mates have tried to set her up with Jason she’s furious.

Also, it’s evident that Mary is developing feelings for Roy and when he compliments her, Mary’s giddy with happiness.