Knowing his dad is having an affair with John Paul, Ste pleads with Danny to break it off before he destroys everything. Ste and John Paul confront each other in the village and it escalates into a fight. Later, John Paul apologises and the lads bond over their lost loves, Brendan and Craig.
Ziggy asks Ruby to meet him at The Loft to talk things over. He gets caught up in John Paul and Ste’s fight, and when Ruby sees Leela helping him clean up his bloodied nose, she gets the wrong idea. Inside the club toilets, Ruby asks Trevor for drugs.
Carmel is nervous as she heads to the hospital to find out whether she can have children. It’s bad news and when Jim reassures her that this isn’t her fault, Carmel agrees, looking angrily in Theresa’s direction.