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29/08/2014

Duration:
13 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 29 August 2014

Roy is desperately unhappy and struggling to cope with acting normally at work. Elizabeth is trying to be business-like but can't bear to see him suffering. Roy just wants to be left alone to work. But Elizabeth can't leave it. As they rue their impossible situation, they fall into each other's arms, only to be almost caught by Freddie. Roy goes home and Elizabeth breaks down in tears.
Elizabeth tells Freddie she was thinking about Nigel. And the pressure of Loxfest has just been too much. Unable to face Roy herself, Elizabeth gives Freddie an envelope to give to him, claiming it's just some paperwork and keys.
Vicky's worried about Mike's back, She tells Hayley she's on eggshells trying to talk to him about retiring. Vicky lets Hayley in on the wider plan. She wants to move to Birmingham with Mike and Bethany.
Hayley tells Roy. He can't believe Mike is planning to move to the city. Mike says he's ready to move on and focus on what's best for Beth, but his mixed feelings are clear. It's another tough blow for Roy but he bottles it up and tells Mike he's fine.
Freddie gives the envelope - which has now been opened - to Hayley. He says it's urgent. Something slips out onto the floor. Abbie picks it up and gives it to Hayley. It's a heart-shaped locket.

Credits

Writer
Simon Frith
Director
Rosemary Watts
Editor
Sean O'Connor
David Archer
Timothy Bentinck
Ruth Archer
Felicity Finch
Helen Archer
Louiza Patikas
Brian Aldridge
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy
Sunny Ormonde
Emma Grundy
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Ed Grundy
Barry Farrimond
Shula Hebden Lloyd
Judy Bennett
Daniel Hebden Lloyd
Will Howard
Adam Macy
Andrew Wincott
Elizabeth Pargetter
Alison Dowling
Freddie Pargetter
Jack Firth
Fallon Rogers
Joanna Van Kampen
Lynda Snell
Carole Boyd
Leonie Snell
Jasmine Hyde
Rob Titchener
Timothy Watson
Mike Tucker
Terry Molloy
Vicky Tucker
Rachel Atkins
Roy Tucker
Ian Pepperell
Hayley Tucker
Lorraine Coady
PC Harrison Burns
James Cartwright
Charlie Thomas
Felix Scott
Wayne Tucson
Clive Wood

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