The difficulties of only seeing wife Alison via Skype or in lay-bys en route to and from Manchester are getting to Paul, and he’s still anxious about engaging with the wider autistic community.

However, as he reluctantly takes Sophie and her autistic son Mark to a gig, the evening goes better than he expected, but an awkward moment with Sophie gives him even bigger worries…

There’s awkwardness for Maurice, too, who’s trying his best to support Louise – whether she likes it or not – following her news. Meanwhile, as Rebecca comes by some very unwelcome information, Alison has a surprise at Eddie’s flat.