Wednesday, September 13th, 2023 on ITV1 at 8:00pm
STU’S FEELINGS RUN AWAY WITH HIM When Stu receives a call from the school telling him Eliza failed to turn up this morning, he’s deeply concerned, believing she’d gone in early. Stu arrives at Dom’s house and accuses him of kidnapping Eliza during the night. Eliza explains that she ran away by herself and this is now her home. Having been summoned by Stu, a social worker arrives with a police officer in tow, intent on talking to Eliza. Felicity tells Stu that it’s best Eliza stays at Dom’s house for now. Stu’s incensed and as the officer attempts to usher him away, Stu accidentally smacks him in the face. Dom watches with satisfaction as Stu is arrested for assault.
DEV GETS A SURPRISE AT HIS PARTY When Dev refers to Aadi and Amy as a couple, Aadi’s quick to correct him and makes out he’s already seeing someone called Monica. Darren confides in Dev that he and Courtney are having marriage problems and he suspects she’s having an affair. Amy listens in. With the celebratory lunch underway, Amy warns Aadi that Darren knows Courtney is playing away. When Dev reveals that Aadi’s got a new girlfriend, Darren, Courtney and Amy are all ears as he describes her as beautiful, funny and intelligent. With Dev and Darren distracted, Aadi follows Courtney out where they share a kiss. Dev is gobsmacked to find his son in a passionate clinch with the boss’ wife!
EVELYN DOESN’T APPRECIATE ROY’S HOSPITALITY As Evelyn settles into the café flat, Roy realises that she’s not the easiest of guests.
ELSEWHERE Paul receives a letter offering an appointment with the palliative nurse. Paul tries to make light of it but Billy worries that he’s bottling up his feelings. Meanwhile discussing it with Shelly, Paul realises just how ill she’s become. When Joel admits US law was just an excuse to ask her out and suggests they have dinner, Dee-Dee’s chuffed, but reveals she’s busy for the next few nights. A disappointed Joel hurries out and Dee-Dee kicks herself.
- Adam Hussain as Aadi Alahan
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Bill Fellows as Stu Carpenter
- Billie Naylor as Ruby Dobbs
- Callum Lill as Joel Deering
- Channique Sterling-Brown as Dee-Dee Bailey
- Charlotte Jordan as Daisy Midgeley
- Claire Sweeney as Cassie Plummer
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- Darren Morfitt as Dom Everett
- David Neilson as Roy Cropper
- Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
- Evanya Taylor as Felicity Hassall
- Isabella Flanagan as Hope Dobbs
- Jag Sanghera as PC Rawani
- Jamie Cymbal as Jim
- Jane Hazlegrove as Bernie Winter
- Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
- Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
- Natalie Amber as Shelly Rossington
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Ryan Early as Darren Vance
- Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
- Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
- Sam Robertson as Adam Barlow
- Savannah Kunyo as Eliza Woodrow
- Stephanie Davis as Courtney Vance
- Tony Maudsley as George Shuttleworth