Andy is suspicious when he overhears Phelan on the phone to a mate flogging some of Jason's tools, so tells Michael about it, who is then resolved to have it out with him. He heads to the builders' yard and confronts Phelan about the tools and his interest in Eileen, however Phelan laughs in his face, but as Michael leaves, things take a more serious turn...

Meanwhile, brace yourselves, it's time for Sally and Norris to go head to head in a political debate in the café. Mary and Yasmeen fire some difficult questions at them both about the proposed Freshco development, while Sally and Norris make digs at each other, hoping to impress the audience. However, when Jenny reveals how Tim was imprisoned for his part in the poll tax riots, Sally is mortified altogether.

Also today, Bethany tries to pull a sickie in the hope of missing school, but Sarah is having none of it and refuses to let her have the day off. However, when Kylie finds her in tears, she invites her back to Number 8, will Bethany reveal what's been going on?