Having had an advance on her wages, Emma tells Ed that she can’t wait to get paid again. She’s concerned as it’s Susan’s birthday soon and they can’t afford much. Ed searches through the cupboards for something appetising but doesn’t find much. Emma asks Ed to approach Oliver for money, but Ed refuses.
Rhys is in Wales and The Bull is quiet. Kenton can tell that Fallon’s feeling fed up. Fallon just wonders what’s next for her in life. Feeling similar, Kenton confesses that he’s struggling to settle back into Jaxx. Lynda arrives to enlist them both into her Christmas auditions. Kenton makes plenty of excuses.
Ed’s helping David to re-hang a gate. Ed admits to him that the dairy farming business is bleak at the moment. David offers Ed a sympathetic ear, whenever he needs it.
Lynda directs Kenton regarding the flower arrangements around The Bull. She insists that they’re kept up to standard to reflect the village’s success in ‘Britain in Bloom’. Satisfied, she leaves him to search out more potential actors.
Fallon catches Ed scoffing down a chocolate bar and warns him that Lynda’s on the hunt. Fallon can tell that something is wrong. Ed explains that he’s finding business tough, adding that he hates it when Will flashes his money around. A despondent Ed just can’t see a way out.
WRITER: Joanna Toye
DIRECTOR: Julie Beckett