Eddie anticipates some good firewood trade over Christmas. Ed reflects on how lucky they are compared to Darrell, who's sleeping rough in Heydon Wood. Eddie hadn't realised things had got that bad.
Ed worries that George hates him for shooting Baz. Ed is determined to put things right. He wants to find a puppy for George for Christmas.
Rosa tells Ed she's looking forward to celebrating over Christmas and the New Year. Ed tells her he saw Darrell yesterday but she's not interested.
Leonie bursts into tears about James. Lynda's concerned, and delays her visit to the Robin Hood rehearsal until Robert gets back. Leonie is grateful. She really doesn't want to be on her own right now.
Eddie tells Neil that Joe is getting stronger. But his Christmas wish is to see Joe take the reins on the cart and drive around the green. Neil is anxious about the three hour peal on New Year's Day - the Kent Treble Bob. He hopes everyone will be able to keep their concentration up for that long.
Ed, Neil and Eddie discuss Darrell. Eddie points out that Darrell is one of them. It's their responsibility to make sure he's all right.