The Archers: what happened last week
Justin presents the raffle prize at the ball when Matt fails to show. Ian catches Lilian checking her voicemail. He guesses the message is from Matt and is not impressed. Ian warns Justin that Matt’s pestering Lilian. When her phone rings, Justin answers and hears Matt asking Lilian to come away with him. Adam leaves the ball early. Justin appears at The Bull looking for Matt, who’s gone to find Lilian. Matt staggers drunkenly towards Grey Gables and is knocked down by a car, which drives off. Lilian receives a call telling her that Matt is in intensive care. Justin drives her to the hospital. Lilian speaks lovingly to a comatose Matt. There’s an awkward silence in The Bull when Justin arrives for Halloween. Alice drunkenly tells him he should have dressed as the grim reaper. Matt comes out of his coma and says he doesn’t want to press charges. Harrison explains that’s up to the CPS. Kenton tells Harrison that Justin was in the pub looking for Matt the night he was run down. Ian thinks Adam is acting odd, but Adam says he’s just worried about getting too old to be a parent. Roy reviews the Grey Gables CCTV footage and sees Adam punching Matt. He wonders whether to tell the police.