When Jean has a disagreement with the midwife about bottle feeding, Stacey snaps, saying she just wants to be left alone. Max visits, and reassures Stacey – she was good enough for Bradley so she’s good enough for the little one.
The midwife tells Stacey she should give breastfeeding a chance, but Stacey doesn’t want the baby getting any of her meds, she’s the mother and she’ll decide how she’s fed. Alone, Stacey goes to breastfeed but sees her pills on the side.
She can’t do it to her baby – she loves her more than anything and is sorry she can’t be a better mum.
Ryan’s sick of Janine’s games and leaves. Pat tells Janine she needs to sort it out with him. Later, Janine turns up at Pat’s with Ryan’s jumper. She asks for her headphones back and Ryan’s words are loaded when he says he can’t help her. Janine goes home, and is alone.
Lucas is nervous when Libby takes Jordan out to plant bedding around Trina’s tree. He leaves a miffed Denise high and dry as he rushes to help, and covers his discomfort when Libby asks Heather to take a photo of them by the tree.
Minty confronts Adam about kissing Lucy, and threatens to tell Libby. Adam makes it clear to Libby he’s annoyed by the way she treated him in front of Jodie and Darren, and Lucy refuses to sleep with Adam as his payment for the exam papers.
Liz tells Patrick she got a job on the sweet stall, and confesses she knew Patrick put his foot in it with her manager. But it’s ok, all she wants is to be a proper family and Patrick’s shocked when Liz asks him to help her find Owen.
|Stacey Branning||Lacey Turner|
|Jean Slater||Gillian Wright|
|Max Branning||Jake Wood|
|Patrick Trueman||Rudolph Walker|
|Liz Turner||Kate Williams|
|Denise Johnson||Diane Parish|
|Lucas Johnson||Don Gilet|
|Libby Fox||Belinda Owusu|
|Jordan Johnson||Michael-Joel David Stuart|
|Chelsea Fox||Tiana Benjamin|
|Adam Best||David Proud|
|Lucy Beale||Melissa Suffield|
|Minty Peterson||Cliff Parisi|
|Janine Butcher||Charlie Brooks|
|Ryan Malloy||Neil McDermott|
|Pat Evans||Pam St Clement|
|Heather Trott||Cheryl Fergison|
|Abi Branning||Lorna Fitzgerald|
|Executive Producer||Bryan Kirkwood|