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Darren struggles to deal with his dad’s departure as the Osbornes prepare for a life in Spain. They are almost rumbled when Nancy arrives and heads upstairs to see baby Charlie, but luckily Jack is nowhere to be seen. When Nancy realises Frankie’s going away, she insists on going with them to help with Charlie, and it’s left to Newt to persuade her otherwise.

Jacqui thinks it’s a joke when she gets messages from her sisters telling her they can’t make it to her birthday party. But she is unaware that Niall is sending all the texts, and his plan to abduct the McQueen children continues…

Meanwhile, in an effort to make it works with Russ, Tina asks him out for a drink. With very little to say to each other, things are so uncomfortable between them that Russ pleads with Nancy to help him escape. Tina overhears and, extremely hurt, rushes off. Russ arrives back at the flat to find Tina packing her things but he refuses to let her walk out with his child…

Later, when Niall sees a distraught Tina in the village, he wastes no time in snatching her, leaving a vulnerable baby Max on the McQueens’ doorstep.

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