Back at the house, Lloyd lays his heart on the line, telling Cheryl that he's desperate not to lose her and can forgive what's happened with Chris. But is that what Cheryl wants?
Meanwhile, Schmeichel's op hasn't worked and Ches is so devastated that Katy can't bring herself to shout at him. Owen can't give them any more money and when Ches reveals that he wants to try another op, she's stunned as they still haven't paid the rent. Katy urges Ches to see that he has other responsibilities now, but will she be able to get through to him?
Elsewhere, Eileen struggles to resist Paul; Kirsty forces Tyrone to ask Tina not to walk round the house in a towel; while UFO fanatic Brian sets up watch on the Red Rec with Julie, but Tommy thinks they're nuts.