Later, Peter is due to pick Simon up from school, but when he is waylaid, he asks Carla to go. Forced to agree, Carla drives to school, but Simon immediately susses that she is drunk and runs off as he refuses to get in the car with her.
Soon afterwards, Leanne is startled when Simon arrives home and explains how a drunken Carla tried to drive him home. Furious, Leanne tackles Carla outside the factory. Their argument turns into a violent catfight as the factory look on. Arriving at the scene, will Peter realise Carla has been drinking?
Meanwhile, Paul and Eileen join Stella and Vince on their lunch date at the Bistro. They try to keep the conversation flowing, but Vince and Stella have nothing in common. As Stella makes her excuses and flees, Karl watches on. Is it time for him to make a move?
Elsewhere, David has spent the night on the sofa, still angry with Kylie, who threatens to take Max and leave. However, Gail has had enough and announces that she won't see Max turned out of his home - if David wants to end his marriage he can move out!
Also today, Steve informs Brian that Dennis has been holding up his cab again. When Brian tells him to complain to the Council, Steve adds that Dennis is also mean to the children. Brian agrees to look into the matter, but how will Dennis react to his questioning?
Finally, Gail is disappointed when a recuperated Lewis moves back to his flat.