Checking Max’s phone, Tanya discovers Kirsty rang the night before. After questioning Max and Lauren, Tanya isn’t convinced of their story. Lauren returns Max’s credit card. Tanya confides in Sharon, who recommends she speak to Max honestly. Tanya launches a charm offensive with a special lunch for Max and continues to grill him. Max lies about having any contact with Kirsty the previous night. Later, Tanya’s dismayed to find Kirsty’s room key in his pocket. At the B&B, Tanya lets herself into Kirsty’s room and is furiously packing her bags when Kirsty walks in.
Ayesha’s nervous about a date with Rashid and her first ever kiss. Later, she returns early. Masood’s listening in and intervenes when Rashid presses her for a kiss. Ayesha’s upset that the date felt flat. It’s clear it’s Masood Ayesha still wants; Masood tries to discourage her but advises her to follow her dreams.
Alfie calls for Kat when he hurts his finger which unnerves Roxy. Following advice from Kirsty, Roxy plans to host wild themed nights to cement them as a team. On learning the reason behind her odd mood, Alfie tells Roxy he loves her.
Abi deftly leaves Lola and Dexter together. Lola plays it cool but is thrilled when Dexter wants to watch a DVD together to make up for his previous blunder about Lexi. However, Phil forces her to make Dexter leave.
The B&B’s fully booked. Cora asks to stay with Ava – she refuses but reveals she has a new job nearby. Dexter finds Cora, apologizing for getting her in trouble. Cora cajoles Tanya, promising to cook a family meal; Tanya agrees she can stay for one night. Dot’s pleased when Abi reports Jay’s happier after their chat about Heather. However, when a council worker arrives following up unanswered letters concerning over £1,000 rent arrears, Dot’s distressed.