February 26, 2004
Ronny nervously waits for his operation but is concerned about the hold this will give Tariq over him. Meanwhile,Tariq is back at his bed-sit, packing, having made the decision not to go through with it. Despite Ash's best efforts,Tariq is resolute that he will not be used. Laura is staying with Pat and struggles to persuade Garry that she needs more money. Her catering ideas for the Vic don't go down well with Kat. With Pat and Mo competing in a weight-loss competiton, Juley and Gus lay bets on who will win but are concerned when they see Mo eating everything in sight. Yolande is excited when information arrives from the fostering agency but Patrick warns her not to get too involved just yet.