Monday 28th June 2021
TYRONE’S FLOORED BY ALINA’S BABY BOMBSHELL Tyrone’s grateful as Fiz helps him organise Kirsty’s funeral and explain to Ruby that her birth mummy has died. Meanwhile Alina masks her fears that she might be pregnant. When she hears in the factory about Tyrone’s past with Kirsty she’s stunned. Confronting Tyrone, Alina’s hurt that she had to find out from Sally about Kirsty’s abuse because he kept her in the dark. When a tearful Alina then blurts out that she’s pregnant, Tyrone’s floored.
DAISY ASSERTS HER AUTHORITY As an excited Jenny heads into town to sort out the mortgage, Daisy masks her panic. Redoing the rota she gives herself all Sean’s shifts but Emma points out that with Sean gone, so too has the hotpot recipe. Daisy tries to play it down while Emma asserts she’s not lifting a finger until Sean’s reinstated.
JAMES HAS SOME GOOD NEWS James’ manager tells him Tommy Orpington is retiring and he’d like to promote him into his place. As James shares his good news with Ronnie, he’s surprised to see Danny at the bar. Danny suggests lunch.
ELSEWHERE Nick’s saddened that Natasha still won’t let him see Sam. Discovering that Gail is looking after him tomorrow, David forms a plan. Alya reveals that the bank has agreed to repossess the community centre, meaning Yasmeen can pay off all her debts.
Monday 28th June 2021
TYRONE DECIDES DEFINITELY BABY Reeling in shock, Tyrone heads to his meeting at the undertakers leaving Alina in tears. As Tyrone struggles to concentrate on the funeral arrangements, Fiz assures Tyrone he’s a great Dad and she’s happy to sort joint custody. Hitting on Alina’s nausea, Evelyn realises with horror that Alina’s pregnant. But how does Tyrone feel?
DAISY CAUSES TROUBLE FOR JENNY Jenny’s horrified to read the Double Glammy article in the Gazette. When she discovers that Daisy’s stripped Sean of his shifts and Emma has staged a walk-out, she’s furious and reinstates Sean. Daisy’s humiliated, especially when Jenny reveals she’s looked at her finances and is going to buy the pub herself outright.
JAMES FINDS IT HARD TO ENJOY HIS SUCCESS As James and Danny catch up over lunch, a couple of lads at the bar take photos. Danny reveals he’s been offered a job in France, James suggests they give it another go, but when James admits it would have to be their secret, Danny heads out. James is gutted, wishing he could live a free life and be himself.
ELSEWHERE Nick’s choked when he bumps into Sam but Natasha drags him away. Ryan’s fed up when he suggests a night out but Alya asserts she has to work.
Wednesday 30th June 2021
THERE’S TROUBLE AT THE HEART OF THE PLATT FAMILY David puts pressure on Gail to let Sam see Nick but a stressed Gail’s adamant she must respect Natasha’s wishes. Meanwhile Nick tells an angry Sarah he’s going to sell his shares in the factory as he wants to spend more time with Leanne. When David then dupes Gail into Sam and Nick meeting another row breaks out at the Platts. Gail heads outside for some air where Sam finds her doubled over and clutching her chest in pain.
JAMES FINDS PRIDE WITHOUT PREJUDICE James is horrified to see pictures online of him and Danny, along with derogatory comments about his sexuality. He goes to warn Danny but he’s already left for the airport. As James takes the stage at his promotion press conference he’s asked awkward questions about his private life. James steals himself to tell the truth.
TYRONE BURIES HIS GUILT Suffering from morning sickness, Alina says she can’t attend Kirsty’s funeral. Realising he’s going alone, but not why, Fiz asserts she’s coming with him.
ELSEWHERE Alya reminds Ryan that if they’re to get their own place, he needs to find some more work. Daisy attempts to cheer him up at the pub.
Wednesday 30th June 2021
THE PRESSURE BUILDS FOR GAIL As an ambulance is called a breathless Gail accuses Nick, Sarah and David of causing her heart attack with their endless bickering. Will Gail pull through?
JAMES AND DANNY FLY THE FLAG FOR LOVE James looks to his family and taking strength from them, announces that he’s gay. As the journalists bombard him with questions, how will James respond?
TYRONE AVOIDS THE ELEPHANT IN THE WOMB Having returned from Kirsty’s funeral, Tyrone bottles out of telling Fiz about Alina’s pregnancy and making excuses, heads home.
ELSEWHERE When Ryan reveals that he’s a DJ, Daisy urges him to reboot his career and follow his heart. When Johnny announces he’s found a new place to live, Jenny suggests a farewell drink and they reminisce over the good times.