David tells Abe that he wants to deal with Josh alone. With help from Abe and Tez, David drags Josh to the top of the staircase. At home, the family watch in horror as the prison riot unfolds on the news. David rings Shona to tell her that that Josh has been stabbed and she needs to find him a lawyer. Has David attacked Josh?
Elsewhere, leaving Sinead with the palliative care nurse, Daniel nips out for milk. He's taken aback to clock Kirk, Beth and Craig in festive jumpers. Daniel's horrified and insists she's far too ill for their surprise Christmas, but having followed Daniel out, Sinead insists it's the best idea ever.
Meanwhile, a horrified Max shows Shona a video that someone has sent him of the prison riot. The video clearly shows Josh collapsing from a stab wound and David nearby. Shona reels.
Later in the week, Tracy calls at the flat and says that Bertie's going to need his dad, and when all's said and done, Daniel loves them both with all his heart. Tracy's words resonate with Sinead.
Also, Gail returns from Thailand to find Tracy and Sally tearing a strip off Bethany. A tearful Bethany launches herself at Gail, clearly upset. Gail steers Bethany back to Number 8. Sitting on the carpet, Gail assures Bethany that yoga is the way forward and she needs to find herself again. Bethany is bemused