A normal drunken night out turns into a nightmare for Frank when he mistakes an electrical generator for a urinal. Hospital tests reveal that he has a heart condition and may not last to the weekend.
A thoughtless comment from an ex-boyfriend makes Mimi face up to her weight issues
When Monica starts getting visions of nursery rhyme characters, she knows what's going on - she's going to have another baby
When people think Frank's won the lottery he's not about to say otherwise with endless free drinks coming his way
Shane falls for his perfect woman but when she takes him back to her place he's in for a surprise
A mishap with baby Katie and a bag of Es results in a standoff between Mandy and Frank
A gas leak at the Gallaghers' brings sexy fireman Sean to Ian and Mandy's attention. But which of them will win the race to get fireman Sean into bed?
On the bus to a re-start course, Frank has the briefest of encounters with a beautiful stranger, and Lillian's assigned to a witness protection programme
Monica has a visitor - it's her mother and all Monica's insecurities come flooding back. But Joan has Alzheimer's and has an important task for Monica - but she can't remember what it is.
Jamie's former cell mate Mark comes to stay, but Karen doesn't trust him and she's got a fight on her hands if she's to prevent Mark from leading Jamie back into a life of crime
When Paddy's caught on camera for an armed robbery, Mimi begs him to call his brother, Noel. But Paddy has a dark history with his sibling and would rather go to jail.
When Stan gets caught in the crossfire between Yvonne and her kids, a full-blown row puts their relationship on the rocks.
Mandy is persuaded into going on a blind date. It seems like she's struck gold, until her first night of sex and drugs turns into a nightmare.
After Mandy gets arrested for suspected drug running she forms the most unlikely of friendships and finds herself helping Tom search for his real mother
Norma wakes up in a stranger's jogging bottoms after a night on the tiles and sets off on a wild goose chase to find out whomever it was she slept with the night before
When Manchester experiences an earth tremor, Monica's waters break and she goes into labour. On the other side of Chatsworth, the same tremor knocks Frank off his barstool and puts him in a coma.