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Pat gets herself in a state. David is unsupportive. Nellie and Pauline make Vicki's birthday cake. Nellie takes advantage of her missing money to get Pauline to buy her things. Meanwhile, Arthur is off with Mark because he has given Alan a permanent stand-in job on the market stall. Pauline encourages the pair to talk to one another.

The police arrive at Number 41 and inform Pat they will not go searching for Ricky and Janine, as they do not believe they are in any danger.

A woman walking her dogs through the forest notices the crashed car. She investigates it but no one is inside. Janine and Ricky sit at the side of a country road, having gotten out of the car and fled the scene of the crash, and they hitchhike to Soho.

Alan overhears Nellie telling Sharon about her missing pension money and guiltily walks off.

Michelle is uneasy, as Geoff has not called her back. She visits Kathy, and asks her how the age difference between her and Phil affects their relationship.

Janine and Ricky arrive in Soho and have a wander around, but they are separated from one another when Janine stop to stroke a dog while Ricky, unheeding, continues walking.

Michelle is thrilled to spot Geoff standing outside her house. She asks him why he lied about his seminar, and he insists it was cancelled. He then queries her on why she told Mark she wants their relationship kept a secret, and she tells him it is because of gossip, leading him to insists he wants to get to know her family.

Sharon visits Pat, intrigued about the police presence at the house. She notices Pat is upset and comforts her. Pat admits she sometimes feels lonely.

Janine and Ricky are reunited and get a bus home.

The police return to Number 41 and break the news to Pat that they have found a crashed car with Ricky's video membership card in it.

Pauline learns that Alan and Carol have Nellie's pension money when Sonia asks how Nellie is, thinking that Alan has given the money back. Pauline confronts Carol in the launderette but is unsuccessful in getting a confession out of her.

Janine and Ricky finally return to Number 41, where the police arrest Ricky on suspicion of the theft of a car.


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  • Albert Square
  • The Queen Victoria - Public
  • 41 Albert Square - Kitchen, living room and hallway
  • 45 Albert Square - Kitchen and back garden
  • Bridge Street Market
  • Launderette
  • Kathy's Café
  • 55 Victoria Road - Kitchen and hallway
  • Frith Street and Old Compton Street, Soho
  • Romilly Street and Greek Street, Soho
  • Unknown forest
  • Unknown roads