Sam demands a DNA test

With their baby daughter Grace still in intensive care, Connie is still refusing to talk to Sam. When Sam tells Chrissie that he plans to report Connie to the ceo and she advises him to handle things carefully, he accuses her of being on Connie’s side. Later, when Sam tells Connie he has applied for parental rights and she threatens him by saying Grace might not be his child, Sam demands a paternity test.

Faye visits a distraught Kyla at home and is tidying up when she finds Kyla and Harvey’s wedding video in the bin. Kyla learns that Max’s press conference has moved to this afternoon and asks Faye to come and support her, but when she asks Dan to vouch for her he’s negative. Later, as Max is questoned by social services, Kyla worries that they will turn him against her.

Thandie is taken aback when the Hunt family request a second ‘British’ opinion on Mr Hunt’s condition. When Thandie tells Maria to treat Mr Hunt and his condition worsens, Elliot has a go at Maria before Dan tells him it was Thandie’s mistake. Later, when Thandie tells Mr Hunt he has cancer but that his surgery will be delayed, Mr Hunt hurls racist abuse at her.

Also, a deaf woman, Libby Woods, tells her boyfriend the truth about her illness and Chrissie reminds Mark that it’s her late mum’s birthday – but he says he’s too busy to celebrate with her.