Joe causes concern at school as he becomes fixated on his teacher, Heather.
Paul helps Mark in his bid to join the army.
Rebecca sets the family straight about her pregnancy.
- Caroline O’Neill as Pauline
- Christopher Eccleston as Maurice Scott
- David Gyasi as Ben
- Freya Beaumont as Tanya
- Greg McHugh as Eddie Scott
- Julie Hesmondhalgh as Heather
- Lee Ingleby as Paul Hughes
- Leon Harrop as Ralph Wilson
- Matt Greenwood as Tom Clarke
- Max Vento as Joe Hughes
- Molly Wright as Rebecca Hughes
- Morven Christie as Alison Hughes
- Pooky Quesnel as Louise Wilson
- Ralf Little as Stuart
- Sarah Gordy as Katie
- Travis Smith as Mark Berwick
The A Word Episode Two airs on BBC One – 12th May at 9pm.