Enraged by Leanne's news, Peter seeks out Carla, who is busy at the factory. Carla asks Peter if they can talk about this later, but this only angers Peter further and he verbally launches into Carla, accusing her of putting her work before Simon. As Peter continues to rant at Carla, a mysterious man enters the factory and pins Peter up against the wall, ordering him to lay off Carla. Peter is stunned when a shaken Carla reveals the true identity of the man now stood before them…
Meanwhile, a troubled Faye throws her new trainers into the bin and then lies to Anna that she must have lost them. Anna attempts to confide her worries about Faye's recent behaviour to Owen, but he is clearly distracted and in no mood to listen. Owen's bad mood is later clearly demonstrated when he snaps at Gary as he excitedly tells his boss how much he is looking forward to being a dad. Izzy attempts to talk to Owen about her pregnancy, but is stunned by his reaction. Will Owen reveal his true feelings about his fears for Izzy's future?
Elsewhere, spurred on by Steve's cash offer, Beth is delighted when she beats Tracy to it and secures a rental agreement on a nearby flat. A miffed Tracy is forced to ask Ken and Deirdre to take her back, but when Ken refuses to have her, Emily steps in and offers a grateful Tracy a room.
Also today, Roy snubs Hayley's dance class presentation evening to play chess with Mary.