Alma receives flowers. She realises Mike sent them and Gail hasto stop her throwing them away. She is furious at Mike's cheek. Martin discovers the agent has reduced No. 8 from £51,500 to £41,500. Martin tells Gail that they should buy No. 8 as the Brennan's are leaving the street and Gail is stunned.Des realises Lynette looks upon him as her 'bit of rough' and gives him her bill. Des is stunned to see Lynette's bill is for £640. Betty struggles to cope in the pub without Alec when Bet takes the day off to shop. The Bettabuy Santa, Cyril Marsden, dies, so Reg tells Curly to find a new Santa.