Johnny seeks solace in Liz’s arms…
Aidan’s dad Johnny has been struggling to cope since his son’s shocking death, even taking his bitter feelings out on his wife Jenny and blaming himself for Aidan taking his own life.
But as the heartbreaking day of Aidan’s funeral dawns, there’s only one person who can support Johnny in his hour of need – Liz Mcdonald.
Since Aidan’s death, she’s been a rock for Johnny. But this week, their chemistry is clear for all to see.
When Johnny finds out that Aidan left Alya the factory in his will and that Jenny knew about it, he bans her from the funeral and turns up drunk at Liz’s flat where they kiss!
But the pair’s secret doesn’t stop there. After delivering a poignant eulogy at Aidan’s funeral and seeing his son’s coffin lowered into the ground, a desperate Johnny realises there’s only one person he wants to comfort him…
Seeking out Liz, he admits his true feelings for her and tells her he’s going to leave Jenny. But will she admit to feeling the same way?
Elsewhere, Eva and Toyah feel the strain from their baby lie.
With Peter now close to the truth, Toyah cracks and confesses to her baby pact with Eva. She then tells him who Susie’s parents really are! But can Peter forgive Toyah and accept Aidan’s son as his own..?