Gary breaks the news to Sarah that he’s accepted another job in the Ukraine. Sarah is horrified but Gary lies to her, making out that the risk is minimal and the money fantastic. When Sarah suggests an afternoon lie down, Gary makes excuses and Sarah is disappointed.
With Sarah out of the way, Gary winces with pain as he removes his t-shirt to reveal his badly bruised back and ribs. Is Gary’s work more dangerous than he’s making out?
Meanwhile, Rita and Norris form a plan. On their instruction, Rosie calls Gemma, Zoe and Roxy together for a meeting in The Rovers. Rosie masquerades as Gemma’s lawyer and puts the frighteners on Zoe and Roxy by accusing them of cyber terrorism, before advising them to stay away from her client. Will the girls fall for Rosie’s act? Will Rita and Gemma be reconciled?
Later, when Rita goes to empty the washing machine, she’s perplexed to find there’s nothing in it. Rita tries to cover.
Elsewhere, Gina collects her box from Dev and admits that she’s in financial straits. When Dev offers her some hours in the shop, Gina is thrilled and throws her arms round him. Sally remains cross with Gina for lying and accuses her of hiding behind her bipolar condition when it suits her. Seething, Gina borrows Sally’s laptop and makes out that she’s going to sell her bric-a-brac online, but what is her real intent?
Also, Will finds a silk scarf belonging to Michelle in the Bistro office and stuffs it in his pocket. Robert tells Will that he needs to put his refurb ideas on hold as the date for his plea hearing has come through.