Des and Harold thinking that Eddie may have stolen money from The Coffee Shop.
Sharon is on the phone to Bronwyn, she tells Madge that she is missing her, Madge mentions that her niece, Gemma will be visiting, she's still at school. Sharon thinks Harold needs to tell Eddie to move out, Madge agrees but Eddie has left a note saying he has gone out for the night.
Chrissie sees Eddie coming out of a shop, carrying a bag, he quickly changes the subject when Chrissie asks what is in it, and he has been job hunting. Eddie is unhappy with Paul. Chrissie mentions Daphne and how upset Des will be. Chrissie wishes she could do something. Eddie says he's going to look after number one from now on.
Todd, Cody and Josh are waiting for Melissa but she won't come round, Todd still thinks the ban is still in place; Beverly corrects him and says it's been lifted. Todd wants to know why Melissa won't see him.
Melanie is still interviewing candidates; she wants to know if the interviewee likes animals because she couldn't appoint someone who didn't! Paul comes out and introduces himself; the woman's name is Candice Hopkins. Paul takes Melanie into the office and says she should appoint Candice, Melanie's not happy and slams the door. Caroline isn't happy either as it's clear Paul's only hired Candice for her looks.
Harold storms in looking for Eddie, Madge and Sharon doesn't know where he is, Harold thinks this is very convenient. He tells them about the missing money, Madge doesn't think Eddie will steal and neither does Sharon. Harold thinks he is untrustworthy because of his debts, Sharon and Madge continue to defend him but Harold won't hear any of it. He thinks Eddie will have done a runner with the money (It's hardly The Great Train Robbery is it?). Harold goes to phone the Police but Madge stops him, Sharon tells Harold Eddie has to explain himself.
The Coffee Shop
Harold opens up and Eddie is already there, Harold wants Eddie to explain and he starts to.
Todd, Cody and Josh are walking to school, Cody tells them about The Coffee Shop closing down. Melissa joins them and Todd runs off, Cody tells her that Todd knows about the ban being lifted.
The Coffee Shop
Des, Harold and Matt are talking about Eddie; Matt doesn't think Eddie will steal. Melanie and Candice walk in, Matt and Des are obviously impressed with Candice, Melanie sends them away. Todd and Melissa walk in as Matt pops back in to ask Candice over for dinner, she agrees to come. Todd and Melissa sit down, Melissa explains that she doesn't want to see Todd because they don't have enough in common, Todd thinks she should join in and they both agree to try again.
Madge and Paul are arguing about The Coffee Shop, Paul say it's business and there's nothing he can do, Madge is worried about Harold and storms off. Outside in reception, Des pops in and asks Candice for dinner at the house! Des seems very pleased when Candice accepts his invitation.
Later on Paul and Caroline are meeting the new manager of The Coffee Shop site; it's going to be a video store. Caroline tells him that a new video store is opening near by next week, the guy leaves without signing and Paul looks confused
The Coffee Shop
It turns out Eddie printed fake adverts about a new video store to put off potential interest in The Coffee Shop site, Eddie is confident that it will work. Harold isn't happy with the lies though. Caroline comes in and tells them that it worked and they can sign a new lease tomorrow. Eddie and Harold dance around in delight! Madge and Sharon enter and they tell them about the plan. They all toast Eddie!
Matt and Des are cooking dinner and looking forward to their date arriving. There's a knock on the door and in walks Candice, Matt and Des quickly realise that they both asked her over, they argue over whose date she is.