Pat rushes home to find Laura sobbing and hysterical. She soothes her as much as she can and then pays Janine a visit, pleading with her to leave Laura alone. However, Janine turns her vicious tongue on Pat and leaves her stunned by confessing the truth about Barry. At Laura's flat, Laura is at her lowest with no money and few friends. When she hears a knock at the door she races to open it, desperite for some company. But in her haste, tragedy strikes and Pat returns home shocked to find Laura lying at the bottom of the stairs. Meanwhile, Den takes his mystery woman to the B&B to talk and, as they argue, it becomes clear that they have shared a past. Chrissie accuses Den of taking money and leaving her. It is apparent that she knows nothing of the Watts family and is shocked when Patrick mentions that Den has a daughter.