Peter calls round to George and Eve’s hoping to see Simon and take him to school but George doesn’t trust him and ushers Simon into his own car. At Ken’s suggestion Leanne persuades Peter to go with her to No.1 for a cup of tea on the promise that Simon will be there. Peter arrives to find George, Ken and Deirdre there but no Simon. He’s furious thinking he’s been duped by his family.

David and Gail pack up the car ready to leave without Joe. He tells her that she must get her story straight if she’s not going to report him to the police. There’s an awkward moment when a police officer turns up at the cottage inquiring about a stolen motor boat. Gail and David feign innocence and the unsuspecting officer helps David fix Joe’s boat to the tow-bar.

David hands Gail an envelope addressed to her in Joe’s handwriting that he found in the cottage. Gail pockets it saying she’ll open it later.

Also; Sunita’s aged Aunts Grishma and Upma arrive early, she panics realizing she has no choice but to pretend she and Dev are still married. Dev enjoys the ruse and offers to run Grishma and Upma back to their hotel but they explain they were hoping to stay with Sunita and Dev.

*Second episode, 8.30pm*

George offers to pay for Peter to go into rehab, but Peter tells him he doesn’t want his charity, he just wants his son back. Peter bangs on George and Eve’s door demanding that Simon comes home with him but when Simon refuses, Peter breaks down and finally admits he needs help.

Gail and David arrive back from the Lakes telling people that Joe’s landed a job fitting a kitchen in an old people’s home and won’t be back for weeks. Tina is suspicious and quizzes them, but they stick to their story and she appears convinced. Over the first hurdle Gail and David let themselves into No.8 and are shocked to find Nick there. He explains he’s lost his job in Nottingham so he’s come to stay. An anxious David tells her that if she doesn’t pull herself together, he’s going to the police.

Jason gives Tina a Valentine’s present; his divorce papers from Sarah. Tina’s thrilled that he’s a single man again and even more delighted when he pops the question.

Also; Dev and Sunita realise that they’ll have to sleep in the same room while Grishma and Upma are there. Dev is pleased until Sunita suggests the airbed.

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