April 13, 2004
Pauline learns the truth about Derek's friend and is left alone when the two men go out to dinner to catch up. Meanwhile, Patrick and Jim drown their sorrows at the local pub as they lament about how neither can fathom women and their whims. Back at the holiday camp, Dot and Yolande find themselves having the same conversation but decide to give their spouses another chance. However, the nectar continues to flow at the pub and, as Jim falls asleep on a fairground ride, Dot gets an unexpected shock. Martin plans a surprise meal for Sonia but, as he waits patiently for her to return, the food burns. He is upset to hear from Spencer that Sonia is having dinner with friends at the curry house. Stunned, he goes to confront her and a blazing row ensues and they decide to end their relationship. However, a phone call late that night brings Martin some terrible news. With nowhere else to turn, and in need of support, he finds Sonia.