Wednesday 21 April 2021 7.00pm – 7.30pm

  • Writer – Andrew Kirk
  • Director – Abe Juckes

Charles asks Manpreet if she knows what’s bothering Ethan, but she doesn’t give anything away. Manpreet encourages Ethan to tell his Dad about the search for his Mum, but asks that she be kept out of the conversation.

Nicola and an over-confident Mackenzie are discussing a covert meeting they’re planning on having at Butlers when they clock a suspicious Mandy listening in. Vinny guiltily places a secret bet., but Mandy walks in on an enthralled Vinny watching the end of the race. His bet was a winner but Mandy’s worried that he’ll end up like his Dad. A plan forms in her head to take the responsibility for their situation off Vinny’s shoulders. Mandy pays Mack a visit at Butlers. She knows he’s up to something and threatens to blow the whistle unless he cuts her in. Mack’s left rattled as he realises determined Mandy won’t take no for an answer.

Cathy uses April to get close to Ellis. Ellis flirts with Priya and gazes after her hopefully. Later, April puts a note in a bag of Ellis’s favourite sweets. When he gets home she tells them they were left by the front door. When Ellis reads the accompanying romantic note he dares to hope it came from Priya…

Chas and Marlon realise they have to let Matty go but Will Marlon struggle to front up to Matty?


  • Aaron Anthony as Ellis Chapman
  • Amelia Flanagan as April Windsor
  • Ash Palmisciano as Matty Barton
  • Bradley Johnson as Vinny Dingle
  • Emile John as Ethan Anderson
  • Fiona Wade as Priya Kotecha
  • Gabrielle Dowling as Cathy Hope
  • Isobel Steele as Liv Flaherty
  • Karen Blick as Lydia Dingle
  • Kevin Mathurin as Charles Anderson
  • Lawrence Robb as Mackenzie Boyd
  • Lisa Riley as Mandy Dingle
  • Lucy Pargeter as Chas Dingle
  • Mark Charnock as Marlon Dingle
  • Michael Wildman as Al Chapman
  • Nicola Wheeler as Nicola King
  • Rebecca Sarker as Manpreet Sharma
  • Tony Audenshaw as Bob Hope