Tyrone takes painkillers while Kirsty makes him swear not to see Fiz anymore. Alone, a tearful Tyrone contemplates his bottle of pills until Ruby's crying brings him out of his trance. Soon afterwards, Tommy is surprised when Tyrone calls him and asks for his help. Explaining that he has reached the end of his tether, Tyrone begs Tommy to drive him to the coach station so that he and Ruby can flee before Kirsty returns from work.
Tommy tries to dissuade Tyrone from leaving, but Tyrone insists that it's the only way he can keep Ruby. At the station, Tommy bids Tyrone an emotional farewell. However, when Fiz hears of Tyrone's plan, she insists that Tommy drives her to the station, as she has found a solution after visiting Citizens Advice.
Fiz warns Tyrone that absconding will get him into big trouble and hers is a better long-term solution. Will Tyrone agree to return home? Or is Kirsty about to arrive back at Number 9 to discover that Tyrone has done a runner with Ruby?
Meanwhile, tired of David's constant talk of children, Kylie volunteers them to mind Hope and Joseph. David is surprised, unaware of her ulterior motive. As David struggles to cope with Max, Joseph and Hope, Kylie suddenly announces that she should be at work and leaves frazzled David to babysit alone.
Later, David is furious that Gail has invited Lewis to stay in Max's room. Gail tells him that it's her house and she will decide what guests she has to stay. But what would she think if she knew what Lewis was up to?
Elsewhere, Owen is furious to discover that Jason has resigned and taken on Stella's bathroom repairs as his first solo project. When Jason then calls at the yard for his tools, he can't find them. Owen acts dumb, but Jason accuses him of stealing them in revenge for poaching the job with Stella.
Stella is outraged to hear that Owen has confiscated Jason's tools and warns Owen that if he doesn't return them, she'll report him to Trading Standards for his extortionate quote. Will Owen concede defeat?
Also today, Dennis exercises his debit card in The Rovers by buying drinks for Beth, Kirsty and Tracy. Rita is annoyed to find him getting tipsy and marches him off home.