Not long afterwards, Laurel is taken aback as a tearful Gabby claims that Marlon has hit her, just like Ashley hit Sandy. Marlon protests, but Laurel wants some space and heads out. Later, Marlon is alarmed to learn that Laurel wants to tell Ashley what has happened with Gabby. She is determined to sort things out, blaming Ashley for Gabby's actions.
Meanwhile, Cameron warns Carl to back off now he has got him the money. However, Carl ups the pressure by demanding that he gets Chas to return, or he will tell Debbie about their affair. A desperate Cameron asks Ruby for Dan's number, explaining that he needs to get in touch with Chas. Cameron leaves her a message, and then finds himself under more even pressure, as he has to cover to Zak and Charity when the customer of the 'stolen' car drives off from the garage.
Elsewhere, a frustrated Jai books Rachel in for her scan when he realises she has not booked it herself, Priya admits to David that she has been trying to make him jealous and they kiss, while Gennie dresses up to seduce Nikhil into wanting some special time together - but he's worried about hurting the baby.