Monday, August 21st, 2023 on ITV1 at 8:00pm
Peter confides in Ryan about his debt to Rufus’s wife and asks for help. Ryan promises to assist and decides to work extra shifts to earn money. However, Carla becomes upset when she realizes that Peter has been pressuring Ryan.
Meanwhile, Todd finds a discarded card from Troy at Rest Easy and seeks advice from Glenda about his career future. Glenda suggests asking for a pay raise, but when George is evasive, Todd decides to meet with Troy. Troy offers Todd a job with an impressive salary, and Todd agrees to consider it.
Also, Billy notices Paul struggling with his right leg, but Paul tries to hide his dismay at his condition worsening. Billy provides a walking aid, but suggests a wheelchair instead, which Paul rejects.
Elsewhere, Cassie deceives Tyrone about going to the Citizens Advice Bureau and instead meets her drug dealer, Dean, who becomes aggressive due to her unpaid debt. Michael intervenes and takes Cassie to the hospital, where Dean follows them. Ronnie witnesses a confrontation between Michael and Dean, and while Ronnie suggests involving the police, Cassie asks him not to. Michael reveals to Ronnie that similar situations frequently occur with Aggie, which shocks Ronnie and leads him to propose a deal to Ed so that Aggie can retire.
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Alison King as Carla Barlow
- Anthony Crank as Dean Turnball
- Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
- Claire Sweeney as Cassie Plummer
- Colin Meredith as Mr Beetham
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- David Neilson as Roy Cropper
- Gareth Pierce as Todd Grimshaw
- Harriet Bibby as Summer Spellman
- Jodie Prenger as Glenda Shuttleworth
- Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Nigel Lister as Troy Soyer
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
- Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
- Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
- Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
- Tony Maudsley as George Shuttleworth
- Trevor Michael Georges as Ed Bailey
- Vinta Morgan as Ronnie Bailey