Michael sets off to clear the air with Gail, in the hope they can salvage their marriage. He explains how much she hurt him with her web of lies as she begs him to give her another chance. Agreeing that honesty is the best policy, Michael admits that his recent heart attack was brought on by a moment of intimacy with Eileen!

Dev puts pressure on Talisa to tell her husband it’s over for good. Meanwhile, Tracy reminds Brian about his lunch date with Julie Carp. Brian’s bemused when a stranger approaches him explaining she’d love to travel the world with him. Unimpressed, Brian’s about to leave when he clocks Dev taking Talisa’s hand. Brian warns Julie that Dev’s intentions towards Talisa might not be platonic, so she goes in search of Dev.

Jason, Kirk and Gary arrange a poker night in the Rovers. When Dan calls in the Rovers he invites himself to join the lads for the game.

As Cathy’s strange behaviour continues Roy wonders what’s behind it.