Peter suggests they keep Denise’s disappearance a secret from Ken as it would only distress him, but he puts pressure on Daniel to report it to the police. With Peter’s support, Daniel reports Denise as missing.
At the same time Leanne, Nick and Simon ready to leave for Simon’s counselling session, but there’s no sign of Peter. Later, an irate Leanne catches up with Peter and demands to know why he failed to show up. Peter apologises while a jealous Nick watches their exchange intently, with his mind whirling.
Meanwhile, Aidan seethes as he spots Maria seeing Adam out of her flat, realising she spent the night with him. Friends encourage Maria to go out with Adam again and offer to babysit, but Aidan has a plan to scupper Maria’s evening with her new love interest. How will Maria react?
Elsewhere, Nessa is startled to find Roy sitting on her bed, while Cathy is concerned to realise he’s been sleepwalking. Later. Yasmeen urges Cathy to confront Nessa over Alex’s parentage, but Cathy refuses to rock the boat as she’s worried it could cause Roy even more stress. But reality hits Roy as his anxieties begin to spiral out of control…
Also today, Erica confides in Norris how worried she is about Mary. Finding Mary in the flower shop, Norris comforts that he only wants to help, but he’s left speechless when Mary reveals a huge bombshell.