Laurel remains determined to manage without day care for Ashley, but she faces yet another challenge when she returns home to find Ashley outside in his pyjamas. Ashley is almost knocked down when he steps in front of Diane’s car.
Later, Laurel hits rock bottom and lies to a confused Ashley by telling him that it’s time for bed, but he quickly becomes distressed.
Meanwhile, Liv is unapologetic when a police officer and social worker arrive to speak to Aaron. She ends up receiving a police warning, but Bernice wants even further action by threatening to get Chas’s alcohol license revoked for supplying her with the booze in the first place. This leads to Chas making a decision.
Elsewhere, Zak starts to become unimpressed over Emma’s sudden presence in Moira’s life – especially when Cain suggests she might want to take the farm.
Also today, Pollard wants what he’s owed from Frank, while Leyla is anxious to see Frank teaching Jacob a card con trick.