Phil struggles with the questions about Ben and makes an excuse to leave the room, but Sharon follows him into the kitchen and reminds him that they're doing this for Lexi. Geared up again, Phil returns to the living room with Sharon and things get back on track as they create a realistic impression of a couple in love.
Later, the officer joins Phil at The Vic to discuss his businesses. When Jack spots the officer, he reveals that he knows him from his old job in the police force. Jack agrees to put in a good word for Phil and Sharon, although he isn't pleased when the officer mentions to him how well-suited the 'happy couple' seem to be.
Elsewhere, Zainab apologises to Masood for walking out on him. She is also shocked to hear that Syed's marriage is already on the rocks, but when she visits her son to discuss it, he warns her to stop interfering. Still feeling guilty, an apologetic Zainab announces to the whole family that she's going to stop complaining and meddling in everyone's lives from now on. The Masood men scoff at this promise, but can Zainab prove them all wrong?
Also today, Kim is startled when she hears that an environmental health officer is doing the rounds, so she dumps bin bags full of out-of-date food into an alley.