In a bid to smooth things over, Leanne suggests Simon invites his friends for lunch at the Bistro, but she doesn’t notice when he steals a bottle of vodka from the bar. As he and his friends become increasingly drunk, Leanne is horrified to discover the empty bottle. Back at home, Leanne tries to take him to task, but a drunken Simon attacks her again.
When Ken mentions that Deirdre has left her £80,000 life insurance policy in trust to Simon and Amy, Tracy is put out. And when she gets back to Barlow’s Buys, she’s even more deflated to find that Tony has dumped a load of stock in the shop before doing a runner…
Lloyd tells Andrea his most valuable record is missing and that it must have been stolen, Andrea tells him he must have misfiled it away somewhere, but it’s clear she’s feeling guilty.
Steve has a heavy heart as he goes to deliver Rover to his rightful owner. Maria is offended when Steph tells her that Luke thinks she’s going off him.