Brenda disturbs Darrell, who is busy in his garden making business calls. Darrell worries that she has overheard his conversation; concerned she might tell Matt and Lillian that he is looking for work from other companies.
Darrell continues his repairs at the Walters’ house. Arthur is not impressed with Matt’s money-saving techniques. Over a cup of tea, Darrell tells Arthur about the prospect of working on the church restoration job at Fawcett Magna. Darrell is excited by the chance to use his specialist carpentry skills, but Arthur is worried what will happen if Darrell leaves his house repairs to Matt.
Jim and Oliver indulge in a spot of bird watching. They discuss impressive birds they have spotted in the past. Oliver is deflated by Jim’s extensive knowledge and, when he incorrectly identifies a moorhen, is annoyed by Jim’s suggestion it’s an easy mistake for a beginner. The friendly competition continues when both reveal their plans to have a go at bread making for the Flower and Produce Show.
Brenda pops round to Willow Farm on her lunch break to see Vicky and offer her support with the pregnancy.
WRITER: Adrian Flynn
DIRECTORS: Rosemary Watts & Jenny Stephens