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A hungover Lauren struggles to organise Steven’s funeral (she hit the bottle because he feels guilty about not loving him), and Abi is less than impressed. Elsewhere, Stacey goes to visit Martin to give him worrying news about Arthur, and Bex is heartbroken when Gethin rejects her advances.
Kirk kills it
Yasmine holds a mayoral campaign evening and, while Sally’s speech focuses on health issues, Kirk cracks jokes and wins over the crowd – much to Sal’s chagrin. Also, when Liz gets another email from Lenny the scammer, Rana convinces her to lure him on a date, so Liz takes a sexy selfie. No, Liz, no!
Robron head for war
Having learnt about Rebecca’s pregnancy, an angry Liv tries to cause a rift between her and Robert. But when it doesn’t work, she steals Robert’s car and a bottle of brandy and lands up in hospital. Aaron predictably goes nuts, threatening to kill Robert if she doesn’t pull through. Normal service resumed.
With Maxine unintentionally spurring on Jesse to start wedding planning, he re-proposes to Darcy in front of Adam, Maxine and Toby. Meanwhile, Myra tells Cleo to stop being silly and make up with Joel, and while Cleo’s surprised he asks her to move in, she’s touched when he offers to move into the Mcqueens. Also, Neeta and Hunter have a paint fight.