Rhona Goskirk (Zoe Henry) is horrified when she catches Ross Barton (Mike Parr) breaking into the vets’ surgery to get his hands on some pills. Well aware that her boyfriend’s brother has become addicted to painkillers, as a former addict herself, Rhona wants to help Ross. But when Ross refuses to hand over the drugs he’s taken Rhona’s forced to take action. Pete Barton reels when his girlfriend tells him about Ross’ problem.

Laurel Thomas takes her dad, Doug Potts, to one side for a chat and confesses to her affair with Bob Hope.

Stressed-out Jimmy King is still avoiding getting intimate with his wife Nicola, and the strain on the couple’s relationship is starting to show.