At the Village Shop, Rhys enquires about the poster for a tenant for the flat above. He phones Peggy, who agrees to let Susan show him the flat. Susan chats to Rhys about Jack. Rhys is impressed with the flat.
Jill’s taking Lily and Freddie to Brookfield to see Tig. Elizabeth is adamant that she wants the twins to have a normal relationship with their cousins. Jill points out that the situation is already beyond that. Elizabeth doesn’t want to talk about it. Lily and Freddie can’t wait to play with Tig. Jill suggests that they stay at Brookfield for dinner, but Elizabeth would prefer it if Lily and Freddie stick to their routine.
Ruth thinks it’s great to have the twins over. She tells Jill how much David has been doing to keep himself busy. Ruth just hopes he can start moving on. She mentions Pip’s enthusiasm for Brookfield and admits they’d be chuffed if Pip did work on the farm. However, they don’t want her to get her hopes up in case the numbers don’t stack up. Ruth’s determined not to let the situation with Elizabeth affect David; he and the farm come first to her.