Wednesday 3rd March 2021
- Writer – Jonathan Harvey
- Director – Vicky Thomas
ALYA FEARS YASMEEN WILL ALWAYS BE GEOFF’S VICTIM Bolted in the house Yasmeen leans against the sofa gasping for air. Alya and Tim force their way in and are horrified to find Yasmeen collapsed on the floor, struggling to breathe. As Alya looks at her fragile Gran in her hospital bed, she fights back tears, worried she’ll never recover from her ordeal with Geoff.
WILL JOHNNY CHOOSE JENNY? Jenny orders Daisy to apologise to Neil for leading him up the garden path and reminds her that whatever she might think of Johnny, he’s her husband and she loves him. Johnny phones Jenny and admits he still hasn’t taken his meds. Jenny implores him to take them for her sake, pointing out he could die if he doesn’t. Will Johnny agree?
NINA FEELS THE PRESSURE FROM THE ALAHANS Nina admits to Aadi that it just felt too soon to be attending family parties, but the last thing she wants to do is hurt Asha. Aadi asserts that the invitation still stands. When Aadi arrives with Nina in tow, Asha’s thrilled. As Dev makes a speech and welcomes Nina to the family, Nina squirms. Roy suggests she has an honest chat with Asha but when Asha reveals that she’s in love with her, Nina’s floored.
LEANNE TURNS TO HER SISTER Leanne confides in Toyah about what Sam said. Horrified, Toyah urges Leanne to tackle Simon but Leanne takes it as a dig at her parenting skills. When Simon returns home with Jacob in tow a shaken Leanne retreats to her room.
ELSEWHERE Paul apologises to Daniel for making a cock-up of the cupboards. Amused Daniel suggests he could lodge with him and Bertie, will Paul accept his offer?
- Adam Hussain as Aadi Alahan
- Alex Bain as Simon Barlow
- Charlotte Jordan as Daisy Midgeley
- Christine Brennan as Doctor
- David Neilson as Roy Cropper
- Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
- Jack James Ryan as Jacob Hay
- Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
- Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
- Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
- Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Richard Hawley as Johnny Connor
- Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
- Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
- Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
- Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
- Shelley King as Yasmeen Metcalfe
- Tanisha Gorey as Asha Alahan