With neither having heard a word from him, Sarah and Izzy fret over Gary, praying that he’s safe and well. Sarah attends her parents’ support group and is taken aback when Gary arrives.
At the support group, Sarah talks candidly about how she feels she let Bethany down. Gary offers some heartfelt words and promises her that from now on he’ll be there for her. Will Sarah thaw towards him?
Later, when Gary receives a call from Joe offering him another gig in the Ukraine in three days’ time, he’s clearly troubled.
Meanwhile, in the kebab shop, Gemma moans to Cathy about her ongoing feud with Rita. They’re interrupted by a lad who, after looking Gemma up and down, tells her that she certainly doesn’t match her profile. Gemma is upset to discover that Zoe and Roxy have set up a fake account on a dating site to humiliate her. She explains to Norris how this is their revenge for her grassing them up for burgling The Kabin. Norris is given food for thought.
Elsewhere, Sally is furious to discover that Gina has been storing the box of bric-a-brac which she promised she’d sold, in the store room at Dev’s shop. Sally confronts Gina, demanding to know why she lied. Gina becomes defensive, accusing Sally of embarrassing her.
Also, Shona joins the Platts for a barbeque, only to be met by disapproving looks from Gail.
Finally, when Robert reads a Bistro review in which they refer to him as Nick, he realises it’s time for a revamp. Will offers to knock up some designs. Robert’s grateful, but Michelle is less enthusiastic.