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As Steve and Becky chat it’s clear he’s still harbouring feelings for her, but he’s thrown when he spots Deirdre with Amy. Finding Tracy he lays into her for stealing his daughter. Tracy tries to calm him saying there’s something he needs to know, but Steve refuses to listen – he hates her. Tracy’s broken and with all hopes for her and Steve gone she tells the Barlows she’s going to have an abortion. Tracy swears Deirdre to secrecy, but convinced it’s a knee jerk reaction to Steve’s anger she heads to the pub. Steve’s upbeat having made plans with Becky to offer her a good settlement at the mediation meeting tomorrow, but when Deirdre drops the bombshell that Tracy’s pregnant, he’s stunned.

Following the upset of leaving Dylan, Sean’s looking forward to letting his hair down on his birthday. But when Marcus reveals he’s arranged for them to go to an adoption meeting Sean’s unimpressed. Despite his reservations he agrees, but as he enjoys a few birthday drinks in the Rovers he forgets the time.

Frank heads to court while a hostile Karl insists they should throw away the key.

Also, Kylie struggles to get her mobile nail business off the ground.

*Second Episode, 8.30pm*

As Steve reels over the news of Tracy’s pregnancy Deirdre pleads with him to speak to her before it’s too late. At first Steve refuses to believe it, accusing Tracy of lying, but as she breaks down, her vulnerability finally convinces him she’s telling the truth. But it changes nothing for Steve, he won’t let her use another child to manipulate him and refuses to be a father to this baby. Thrusting her referral to the abortion clinic into his hands she spits back it’s nothing more than she expected from him. But later he realises that he isn’t the type of man to just walk away.

In the pub Sean‘s lost all track of time as he enjoys his birthday. When he realises he races off to the adoption meeting. But Marcus is furious as Sean struggles to hide his drunkenness.

Franks surprises Carla when he takes her back to the posh Cheshire home they lost out on a view weeks ago. The buyer has dropped out so their offer has now been accepted. Frank’s ecstatic. but Carla is still unsure that it’s what she really wants.

Also, Kylie’s more upbeat as her nail business starts to boom.