After being told the good news about Tracy, Steve finds himself getting closer to Michelle when he gets rid of Niall from the cab office after catching him hassling Ryan. He gives Ryan a pep talk about getting involved with 'low life scum', telling him about his own troubles years ago with Jez Quigly. Michelle's delighted by Steve's fatherly actions, and she instinctively reacts in a way he hadn't dared to hope.
Later, when Steve visits Tracy, he realises the impact his words the previous evening have had. Will he be able to tell her that the relationship she's dreaming of isn't going to happen?
Meanwhile, Roy is perplexed when Mary is brusque after he suggests they have a nice chess game to make up for missing the Elgar concert. When he shares his bemusement with Hayley, Anna takes her to one side. She reckons it's clear Mary had designs on Roy but was thwarted. Needing to get to the bottom of things, Hayley tackles Mary. Mary confesses that she did have a crush, but then realised she had no hope. How will Hayley react when she hears her reason why?
Elsewhere, Tyrone relies further on Kevin when he decides to report Kirsty as missing to the police. But will he like what the police have to tell him?
Also today, Katy is furious when Chesney finally tells her the van's a write-off.