Episode 2479 Tuesday
2 February 2003
(Plus! Mon 30th Jun 2003)
Mandy and Tricia have been at each others throats since Turner announced
he's looking for a new bar manager. But when Betty instigates a role
playing exercise for the two girls, the whole situation turn to farce.
Later Mandy and Tricia continue to make snide comments to each other
until Tricia takes it one step too far. Mandy drags her outside and
the two girls role around fighting, egged on by some of the pub regulars.
But Turner's not far behind - and he's far from happy.
Life at the
Windsor's gets no better. Terry has agreed to help out while Scott
is away, but Kelly convinced her stepmother is trying to start up
their affair again.
Zak takes to begging but is spotted by Sarah
Feeling sorry for the Dingles she calls on Lisa and gives her a box
of blankets and food. Lisa is puzzled but accepts them not knowing
the background. Zak will really be in for it if his secret gets out.
And Rachel gives Zoe the moral support to go to a gay club.
Episode 2480 Wednesday 3 February 1999
(Plus! Tue 1st Jul 2003)
Mandy and Tricia are crestfallen when Turner announces neither of them
will be the new manger - he's hiring Bernice.
Zoe meets up with Denise
again and invites her back home for the night.
Laura upsets one of
the haulage firm drivers who immediately quits. But when the driver
comes back to officially hand in his notice, Kathy follows him out
and persuades him to stay. Chris is delighted much to Laura's annoyance.
Scott arrives home and tells Kelly secretly, it's because of her. She
says she wants to put the illicit Christmas kiss behind them and never
speak of it again. Scott agrees, but there is clearly something between
And Sarah tells Butch of Zak's begging. He's horrified and tracks
his dad down in Hotten to give him a roasting. Zak's had a good day
with Belle, playing on the sympathy of passing shoppers. He's made £15,
but Butch forces him to hand it over to a real beggar. Later Zak begs
Butch not to tell Lisa - or he'll be in for it.
Episode 2481 Thursday 4 February 1999
(Plus! Wed 2nd Jul 2003)
Zoe feels a complete failure after her date tells her it was just a
one-night stand. She turns to Chris for comfort and meets him for a
drink at the Woolpack. But after one too many she leaves him deeply
embarrassed by revealing hidden desires for Kathy - In front of her.
Bernice makes a grand entrance tot the pub and immediately puts the
girls' backs up. Mandy is reproached for being late and Tricia finds
herself moved into a smaller bedroom to accommodate the new bar manager.
Kelly is desperate for someone to talk to about her father's death
and turns to Roy. Kelly comes on strong to him, but Roy says he's loved
her for so long they should wait before taking their relationship any
further. Kelly is moved by his words and kisses him.
Zak spots some
copper wire on a building site and decides to steal it. But when a
security guard looms, Belle whimpers and Zak is able to get away undetected
with his booty. He reckons his daughter has all the hallmarks of a
Episode 2482 Tuesday 9 February 1999
(Plus! Fri 4th Jul 2003)
The Vet's practice is in turmoil when Zoe fails to turn up, nursing
a giant hangover. Paddy is trying to hold things together but when
Jack Sugden phones to say he's an emergency on his hands, he finds
himself stretched. He tells Lyn to get out there with the equipment.
The sheep is getting worse and Lyn has seen Paddy do the procedure
before. So she decides to administer the injection. She's just finished
as Jack walks into the barn. Seconds later the sheep dies leaving Jack
consumed with rage.
Kathy tackles Chris about Zoe's drunken revelation
but tells him there's no way they will get back together. Later Chris
reveals this to Laura and is shocked by he reaction.
Roy turned down
the chance to sleep with Kelly and is deeply upset when she tells him
how right he was not to take advantage of her. They're great mates
and that's the way they should stay.
And for the first time in weeks
Mandy and Tricia appear to be united again. They now have a common
enemy, their overbearing boss Bernice.
Episode 2483 Wednesday 10 February 1999
(Plus! Mon 7th Jul 2003)
Zoe appears to have lost her sense of judgement following the episode
with Kim. She fires poor Lyn, who receives a second blow when she receives
her mock A' level results. Then she clumsily tries to smooth things
over with Jack Sugden causing another furious row, and the irate farmer
to withdraw his business from her. Even partner Paddy can't seem to
get through - although at least Jack will allow him a few words.
asks Roy to teach her to drive - much to Scott's annoyance.
ponders reconciliation with Chris. In a phone conversation he admits
he does love her, but she begs for a little more time to consider her
Meanwhile Laura waits in the wings, unaware that Chris
is playing the odds.
Episode 2484 Thursday 11 February 1999
(Plus! Tue 8th Jul 2003)
Kathy leaves Chris heartbroken when she says they cannot get back together
again. But Zoe gives him pause for thought when she says that the fact
it took Kathy three days to make up her mind means she's not sure.
Zoe staggers Paddy by saying they'll give Jack £1000 compensation.
Paddy reckons this will be construed as bribery by a man of principles,
such as Jack. Zoe is immovable.
Mandy and Tricia have a laugh at Bernice's
expense. They reckon her boyfriend Gavin, an oil rig worker, must be
made to put up with her.
Roy gives Kelly a driving lesson that ends
in disaster, as she gets the car stuck in mud. Both end up covered
in the stuff and if fits of giggles.
Kelly tells Roy to come back to
her place to clean off as there's no hot water at his cottage. But
when Scott comes in an sees them both he gets totally the wrong end
of the stick.
And Marlon's plan to woo back Lyn misfires after he gets
her a job at the diner. She gives him a peck on the cheek for his thoughtfulness.
He goes for a real smacker and gets a real brush-off.
Episode 2485 Tuesday 16 February 1999
(Plus! Wed 9th Jul 2003)
Chris proves he can be just as manipulative in love as he can in business.
He's still working on getting back with Kathy and visits Alice's birthday
party to make his latest play. He tells Kathy that he's got a date
with Laura, a move calculated to make her jealous.
When he arrives
for a drink with Laura he says it's her he really wants to be with.
He hadn't realised how strong his feelings for her were. The couple
fall into an embrace.
Paddy smoothes things over with Jack unawares
that Zoe plans to visit him later that day to offer him the compensation
money. When she makes her offer Jack goes ballistic and accuses her
of trying to bribe him.
Stella moves into Home Farm with Pollard fawning
round her. But he's soon put in his place when she invites Seth and
Butch in for a spot of dinner.
Episode 2486 Wednesday 17 February 1999
(Plus! Thu 10th Jul 2003)
Lyn has Marlon wrapped around her little finger. She knows he's desperate
to get back with her and sets him some tasks to prove he really does
care for her. First she tells him to phone into work sick, then order
him to sit out in the freezing cold until she tells him he can leave.
And having passed that test, she then says he'll have to dye Pollard's
moustache pink. Poor Marlon hardly knows where to turn.
Pollard when she invites the village to a getting-to-know-you party.
He'd envisaged a more up-market gathering.
Roy is late for his driving
lesson with Kelly, so Scott nips in first. But after scaring her with
his high-speed driving, she's less than impressed. When he pulls in
she gives him a real earful. But when he makes a pass at her, she starts
to respond momentarily
And Bernice heaps more misery on the two girls
when she insists they smile more behind the bar. It leads to hilarious
scenes as both serve customers with a permanent grin on their faces.
Episode 2487 Thursday 18 February 1999
(Plus! Fri 11th Jul 2003)
Scott is determined to get Kelly to admit she is attracted to him.
And he's equally determined to nip any possible chance of a relationship
between his half-sister and Roy in the bud. Kelly is desperately resisting
him, but the strain is beginning to cause he sleepless nights. Will
he ever drop the subject?
Marlon astounds Lyn, and causes much mirth
in the village by sneaking into Pollard's bedroom and dabbing his moustache
with cochineal. Poor Pollard doesn't realise and tries to conduct a
serious business meeting with an upmarket client. When he realises
what's happened he goes mad - but nobody knows, apart from Lyn and
Tricia that Marlon was behind it. But Lyn has one final task for Marlon,
which he is definitely not going to like. She tells him he must do
a Full Monty at the bash being thrown by Stella at Home Farm.
not Pollard's day. He gets a rocket and is shown the door by Stella
for trying to control her life.
Chris and Laura invite Kathy to dine
with them. She clearly wishes she were somewhere else.
And Mandy is
furious, yet powerless to act when Bernice tells her she wants her
to work in the kitchen making snacks in the future.
Episode 2488 Tuesday 23 February 1999
(Plus! Mon 14th Jul 2003)
Stella's party at Home Farm turns into a riotous romp as Marlon carries
out Lyn's orders and does a 'Full Monty'. Scott and Kelly find themselves
alone in the bedroom that once belonged to Kim. After their Christmas
kiss will the stepbrother and sister be able to keep their hands to
Pollard is appalled that the whole village has been invited
to the party and cooks up a devious plan to show Stella the error of
her ways - and how much she needs him.
Lyn realises Marlon - down to
his underpants and vest - really would do anything for her and as the
revellers cheer the couple embrace.
Episode 2489 Wednesday 24 February 1999
(Plus! Tue 15th Jul 2003)
Pollard's little plan - to damage Stella's car and blame the rowdy
villagers - worked a treat. She tell shim she wants him as her estate
Chris needs a service contract for his haulage business. Stella
suggests he use Lisa Dingle. But when Laura arrives at her workshop
she discovers Lisa's business is not registered. Laura offers her help
with paperwork and Lisa decides to go legitimate. Zak will not be pleased
- neither will be to happy when he discovers Lisa intends to have baby
Belle christened in church, rather than go through the usual Dingle
And Kelly turns on all her womanly charms to seduce
Roy after one of their driving lessons. Could this be to mask her hidden
feelings for her stepbrother Scott?
Episode 2490 Thursday 25 February 1999
(Plus! Wed 16th Jul 2003)
Mandy and Tricia have had enough of bullying Bernice and decide to
take a peek in her room to find the little book she keeps writing notes
in. They find the book under the mattress and are in hysterics at its
contents - a fully mapped-out life-plan. But the smiles are wiped from
their faces when Bernice returns early.
Scott is beside himself when
he discovers Kelly spent he nigh with Roy. He talks to both of them
individually trying t find out what happened.
Pollard signs on the
dotted line and immediately exercises his new authority as estate manger
by sacking Seth.
And Lisa remains on a collision course with Zak over
her desires to make her business legitimate and have Belle properly