Everyone is seriously concerned about Kelly. While Marty is still grieving for the loss of the baby, Kelly is punishing herself physically and mentally and fast losing control. Marty's intervention is futile and Kelly ends up in a critical state.
Across the bar, eyeing newly arrived Ruby, Karen and Dominic Meak get into a debate about the sexual and personal morals of young women today. Karen champions empowerment, but Dom's assessment of the female nature unsettles her.
Karen shocks herself by agreeing to the terms of a bet that involves Dom bedding Ruby and potentially Karen too.
Avril is seen gasping and moaning on a chair in her living room with her legs around the arm rests. She says that she thinks she is starting to feel quite "trippy" before Jackson's head is suddenly pulled up from between her legs as he starts to cough a choke. Suddenly he spits out some pills, a reference to earlier in the episode, and the couple laugh before deciding to share the pills.
- David Threlfall - Frank Gallagher
- Sally Carman - Kelly Maguire
- Jack Deam - Marty Fisher
- Nicky Evans - Shane Maguire
- Rebecca Atkinson - Karen Maguire
- Aaron McCusker - Jamie Maguire
- Tina Malone - Mimi Tutton
- Michael Taylor - Billy Tutton
- Qasim Akhtar - Chesney Karib
- Alice Barry - Lillian Tyler
- Stephen Lord - Dominic Meak
- Kari Corbett - Ruby Hepburn
- Angeline Ball - Gloria Meak
- Karen Bryson - Avril Powell
- Emmanuel Ighodaro - Jackson Powell
- Kira Martin - Letitia Powell
- Valerie Lilley - Patty Croker
- Jamie Davies - Calum
- Wendy Patterson - Annie