Peter promises to do whatever Jim wants as long as he gets him more booze, while Ken fears his son will drink himself to death and debates reporting him to the prison authorities so he can get help. Neil sends Andrea a barrage of texts and orders a stack of pizzas to be delivered to the cab office - so Steve advises Lloyd it's time to play him at his own game. Leanne accuses Nick of faking his seizures, while Sophie suggests Maddie needs another job and asks Carla about a packing post at the factory
Emma heads out to arrest Charlie for impersonating a police officer but is everything as it seems? Yvonne begins to worry that Charlie is getting too close to Dot and he promises to stop seeing her when she makes it clear that Nick could end up coming back into their lives. Ian organises some appointments to view care homes for Patrick but Denise still feels uncomfortable about the situation, although a chat with Shabnam reassures her. Whitney throws caution to the wind despite her concerns about Lee, while a seemingly romantic gesture by Peter isn't quite what Lola perceives it to be when Lauren and Dean head out for a lunch date, and things end disastrously when the hairdresser turns down Lola's offer to work at Blades
With Moira and James horrified to hear of her plans, Chas picks up the phone to call the police about Adam, but Aaron is determined to talk his mother out of it. However, Edna's detective work looks set to complicate matters. Marlon and Laurel decide to burn the cash from Ross but are unaware April is watching, Vanessa is tempted by 17-year-old Kirin and Charity has the last laugh over Megan
As word of Jac's appointment spreads throughout the department Elliot manages to save face, that is, until he is told by the surgeon he will no longer be responsible for Herzig. Will he be able to forgive the very person he trusted with his life's work throughout his illness? Sacha and Essie are still in the honeymoon phase, something junior doctor Dominic is more than happy about as the registrar spreads his jubilant mood on the ward. However, the speed of the relationship could lead to a stumbling block for Essie. Fletch is keen to show Colette his management style is superior, but the arrival of new nurse Kirsty to AAU does little to prove to the director that he is taking his new role seriously
Brad has his reservations about finally finding his daughter and urges Paige to take a DNA test. Daniel shocks Amber with a proposition that could make her life easier, while Chris faces a dilemma when both Kyle and Georgia ask if he will be their right-hand man at their wedding
Marilyn and John's trial run of living together at Alf's is hampered when Roo arrives back in the Bay, while Casey seems more interested in winning over Denny than taking revenge on Chris for the attack on the beach. Kyle tries to help Phoebe move on after what happened with her father and she decides to sell everything connected to him
Sienna is desperate to keep Dodger all to herself, but somebody else has other ideas - and the lad gets a lot more than he bargained for when Dennis asks for his help. Meanwhile, Blessing's recent self-harming has devastating consequences
Cal and Ethan jointly solve a medical mystery after a man suffering from numerous undiagnosed conditions is brought in suffering an epileptic fit. When a patient is revealed as the revenge target of a taxi driver, Rita digs deeper and helps him to admit to his wife the full facts of the tragic road accident in which he was the driver. Following the discovery that Rita's husband is alive, the staff in the ED continue to struggle to accept the truth about the colleague they had been led to believe was a grieving widow. As Connie discusses her feelings on the senior staff nurse position with Tess, has Rita now ruined her chance of promotion?
Nick mocks Leanne as she sweeps up outside the kebab shop and when she lays into him, he feigns a dizzy spell. Fed up of Maddie giving Simon all the attention, Amy deliberately unties Eccles outside the shop and Deirdre is distraught to discover the dog is missing, while Jim agrees to supply more alcohol to Peter if he can persuade Steve to visit him
Omnibus. Ian is concerned by the good progress Patrick is making and decides to accompany Denise on a visit to the hospital. After Denise speaks to a doctor and finds out that he'll be able to come home, the restaurateur comes up with a plan to keep Patrick away from the Square - he quickly convinces Kim and Anthony that he would be better off in a nursing home. Jay makes Abi a promise but their plans look unlikely after Max puts his foot down at a celebration meal for his daughter, putting a dampener not only on the family dinner but also Dot's idea to invite Charlie. After a word of advice from Carol, Whitney decides to change her mind about how things are progressing with Lee. Sharing her thoughts with her friend, Lauren then admits that she spent the night with Dean - but is the hairdresser being completely honest with her about his feelings - not forgetting Linda?
Marlon struggles to explain to April why he destroyed the money, then when Bob takes her for a picnic, he's keen to distract her when she brings up the cash again, assuming she is just confused. But when he pops into the shop, she takes the opportunity to run off, causing panic. Cain's new escape plan goes awry as the police find Aaron's driving licence, while Vanessa is officially introduced to Kirin
Arthur is excited at the prospect of looking after a VIP patient for Guy, who is busy with a charity gala and new board member, however Zosia's involvement doesn't quite go to plan. When obstetrician Mr T asks Jac for help with a special case, she seems more determined than ever to make her mark on Darwin, but with the team distracted by the high-risk challenge, only Jonny seems to notice what's really going on with Jac. Elsewhere, the discovery that Harry's father Billy has joined the board is the final straw for Raf - the three of them are thrown together along with wife Amy at the gala - are things about to get complicated?
Paul has his doubts when Daniel reveals he wants Amber to move in, while Imogen warns her former best friend about the danger of rushing into things. Lucy asks Chris to babysit Nell with her, and stuns him by asking if he would consider fathering her baby. The residents of Ramsay Street place bets on the identity of the mystery author
Buoyed by Heath's courageous decision to apply for custody of Darcy, Ricky challenges Brax to take their relationship more seriously, while Kyle tries to persuade Phoebe that a garage sale is not the best way to deal with her issues. Roo collapses while alone in the house, Andy lays it on the line with Hannah, and Marilyn suggests to John they should give things another go at his place
Patrick's back in the village, but he's not happy with Dodger, and when Sienna tries to protect her brother, her controlling father finds a way to keep her quiet. Dodger has other things on his mind, namely Maxine, but can he convince her to stay? Elsewhere, the Roscoes are in for more heartbreak
Zoe is feeling the pressure of reaching her 40th birthday and finds unexpected support in the form of an ex- patient. Cal steals Ethan's proposal idea, but Lily is determined to reveal the truth to Connie. Meanwhile, the competitive duo treat a man who has struck by a falling crate, and when a routine CT scan picks up a pre-existing condition and his son suffers an allergic reaction, alarm bells are sounded. Meanwhile, a building site accident brings a warring father and son closer together as an illness is revealed, Mac convinces Jeff he's being followed by Tamzin's boyfriend Dave, and Rita's behaviour starts to worry both staff and patients when her drinking becomes impossible to conceal
Nick and Leanne have a heart-to-heart. Will he accept that her future is with Kal and agree to a fair divorce settlement or will hostilities continue? Carla is furious to discover Maddie has taken Eccles on a mercy dash to the vet's in her car, while Peter phones Steve and begs him to pay a visit to the prison. Lloyd and Steve stake out Neil's house from their car and are highly amused when a children's clown they booked knocks on his door
A panic-stricken Yvonne insists that she and Charlie run away to Ireland before Nick gets to them, and when Charlie receives a message from his father her decision is made. Charlie is forced to tell an already devastated Dot more lies in order to protect her when he goes to say goodbye, with Yvonne telling her that he has been transferred to Ireland with immediate effect. Denise's unease about putting Patrick in care leads a guilty Ian to tell the former B&B owner he can live with them. But has Ian made things right between him and Denise? Lee is concerned about his future with Whitney when she is late for a date, while Peter and Lauren struggle to be honest with each other when they have a shift at Beales together. Dean decides to give Lola a chance when he sees how much it means to Lauren
With April still missing, the police urge Marlon and Laurel to make a statement to the press. Running out of options, Marlon is ready to come clean about everything, worrying his daughter could have been taken by one of Gary's dodgy contacts. What he doesn't know is that Ross has already found the girl at the garage. Will he reunite her with her dad in the nick of time? Meanwhile, Paddy realises it was Edna who turned Aaron in to the authorities, and Vanessa agrees to a secret relationship with Kirin
When Josh takes Naomi up on her offer of a day's work at the hotel, the conversation quickly gets round to his experiences of internet dating, which results in Naomi showing him her own online profile. He makes a clumsy pass at her, and things heat up later that evening when they take the lift together. Chris seeks advice from his friends, still reeling from Lucy's request that he father her child, while Karl fears his exposure as the erotica writer has made him the laughing stock of Ramsay Street
Andy makes Hannah realise how stifling her relationship rules are, while Ricky is upset after Brax tells her that he does not want children. Nate mistakenly switches his phone to silent when on a date with Sophie and misses an urgent call from the hospital - Roo has been admitted after Maddy found her unconscious on the floor
Finn gets a shock when a face from his past turns up in the village, but can he trust them? Meanwhile, Sienna resorts to desperate measures to keep Dodger to herself and tells an unforgivable lie. Sonny goes to see Theresa in prison after Kathleen-Angel receives a visiting order, and Nancy despairs as the wedding nears and Darren refuses to lift a finger