Max finds himself on the stand as he waits for the verdict to be read out. Despite those in the know trying to do everything to get Max freed, all is not what it seems. Will Lauren speak up for Max or stick to the agreed plan? With the pressure on, Max makes a rash decision.
Stacey visits Max, asking if whether what she heard in court was true... Meanwhile, Carol turns down Robbie's offer to move to Milton Keynes, while Sonia offers Robbie her support.
Phil makes a deal with Jane in an attempt to get his marriage back on track on the day of their anniversary. When Jane can't talk Sharon round, will she be honest with her?
Also, Linda returns home early from holiday, on the anniversary of Dean's attack.