Lynda is unhappy because the director has called off the drama production. The theatre group didn’t take too kindly to the rebellion from the older villagers, who laughed at inappropriate moments and talked loudly over the rehearsals on the green. But Kenton reassured Lynda that Ambridge is looking forward to all her other cultural plans for the community celebrations.
Brenda apologises to Vicky for her thoughtless comments about her new dress last night. Vicky then reveals she has had a big shock at a routine smear test today. She tells Brenda that she’s pregnant. Although Brenda is supportive, Vicky has hugely mixed feelings. She can’t tell Mike on the phone and fears how he’ll react when he gets back from his course.
Brian still hasn’t received an answer from Adam regarding the arable contract. When Adam arrives, the meeting doesn’t get off to a good start as Brian begins by reprimanding him for not having fixed some deer fencing. Adam declares that Brian has made his decision process a lot easier. He declines to be involved in the new contract.
Ian is upset when he hears the news. He can’t believe that Adam has committed them to a potentially life-changing decision without discussing it with him first.