Gary enters the hotel room, oblivious to the tension and a desperately embarrassed Bethany. Under pressure, Bethany is forced to admit that she was planning to make a move on Gary. Faye is appalled. Handing Faye the hip flask full of vodka, Bethany attempts to buy her silence.
Later, Bethany and Faye join Gary for dinner in the hotel bar. Faye enjoys winding Bethany up and tells Gary how Bethany has fallen for a bloke twice her age. Gary is shocked and berates Faye, who storms off and gets drunk while Bethany squirms.
Once alone with Bethany, Gary quizzes her about her crush, wanting to know who the older bloke is. Will Bethany confess all?
Meanwhile, Andy needs money as he desperately tries to avoid the police learning about his attack on Phelan. Noting the extra tablets Steph has accidentally ordered to the Bistro, Andy comes up with a plan. Hating himself, Andy checks there’s no-one about before letting himself into the Bistro and stealing the box of tablet computers.
Elsewhere, when Maria admits Liam is fed up with being stuck in the flat with her, Kirk offers to run him to the school disco and Maria is grateful. Finding Maria alone in The Rovers, Adam joins her as Aidan watches jealously. Drunken Maria later begs Aidan to stay the night with her, telling him she doesn’t want to be alone. Will Aidan agree?
Also, when Leanne enthuses about Peter and how he’s turned his life around, Nick struggles to contain his jealousy.
Finally, Shona retrieves David’s wallet from a bin and studies the photo of Kylie, while Mary is left mortified over Norris’s interference in her personal life.