On their wedding anniversary, Trishna takes grumpy Shiva to see Kevin about his arm, but is he having an affair? Whilst looking for a place for their food bank, Mrs Tembe and Gordon get stuck in the snow when their car breaks down.
Chris and Emma retrace one of Sam's favorite cycle routes. Jas helps a woman and her puppeteer husband - he doesn't think their baby's his. Zara falls over in high heels and snow, and breaks her ankle.
On crutches, Zara hires a new nanny, only she's blonde and sexy. Then Daniel turns up to help and Zara's not a good patient! Kate drags her loved up and coughing mum to see Jimmi. Howard struggles as Chris and Emma get closer.
Daniel manages to convince Zara to move back in to his house while she needs looking after. Howard deals with two aging army guys whose battles with each other are getting out of hand. Mrs Tembe is worried about having sex with Gordon.
In the early 1980s, Emma and Sam meet for the first time, and soon develop a growing relationship. In 2013 meanwhile, Chris meets Uncle Spike, who tells him a few dark tales of what his dad was really like.
Cassie's parents, and Al, try to get her to go to an anorexia clinic. The drive to the clinic proves eventful though. The prospect of sex with Mrs Tembe makes Gordon go and see Jimmi, as he's worried about his 'performance'.
Daniel tries to re-connect with a struggling Zara, and starts by painting her toe nails. Chris deals with two students, both of whom fancy Yasmin - the new girl. Mrs Tembe finally stays the night at Gordons.
Gordon and Mrs Tembe prepare for the opening of their food bank, while Jas and Kevin prepare for their first radio broadcast. Daniel deals with two brothers trying to sort out their late father's affairs, but where has all the money gone?
Kevin gets nominated for Young GP of the Year. Mrs Tembe tries to get people to condemn her for her past behaviour. Jimmi goes to see DI O'Neil when she doesn't turn up for work, and is shocked when she accuses DS Cartwright of rape.
Heston deals with a young Muslim man who is nervous and stressed out. Rob arrests Cartwright for the alleged rape of O'Neil, and both are interviewed. Mrs Tembe bumps into Gordon at the food bank, but he has some bad news for her.
Kevin sees Owen who has escaped from a Young Offenders unit and needs money and Meths. Daniel tries to convince Zara that they see a counselor. O'Neil finds out about Emma and Dave's past relationship.
Jas persuades a student patient who's had her stomach pumped, to go on Chris' 1st radio show to talk about it. The show hasn't been going well though. Emma visits DS Cartwright, with startling results.
After constant arguing with her daughter and mother, Gina wakes up on the anniversary of her father's death thinking she's 16 again, and promptly gets arrested. Zara and Daniel join Heston and Howard for a partner's dinner.
Zara & the staff get a surprise when Howard quickly puts her 360 Feedback idea into operation. Karen helps a young pregnant girl deal with her long lost dad. Zara tries out her really high heels, but then needs a foot & leg message.
Jas suggests to Al that he collaborates with the South Korean firm over his lost patent design. Emma sees Stuart, and his ex, both suffering from SDIs and a dodgy tattoo. Mrs Land tries to get Mrs Tembe to return to Church.
Two brothers re-unite 5 years after an accident which left one in the hospital, now that their mother has died. One of them though has stolen Jas' purse and is ill himself. The Mill staff are not happy with the 360 feedback comments.
Mandy 's patient Keith Rooney is suffering from stress induced by his annoying neighbour Derek Chatterton's insistence on keeping ostentatious Christmas decorations on his roof all year round - which is preventing Keith from selling his house. Keith's efforts to sabotage the inflatables lead to an accident though at least it enables Mandy to sit the two old men down and resolve the problem. Kevin accompanies Howard to the hospital to see an echo-cardiogram machine in action and is smitten by its operator,Hannah. He invites her to lunch with Jas and Al,who are ...
Mrs Tembe deals with Terry, his dying mother, and her cactus. The partners try to convince Heston about the benefits of the Echo machine, and Kevin's love-life forces Jas to look for a new place to live.
Karen sees a man who wants to go sky diving, only his blood pressure is a bit high. Liam, Heston's new bursary student arrives. Heston is still against the echo-cardiac machine, and Jas moves into her new house.
Mrs Tembe has ordered way too many supplies, and Barry isn't too happy with the number of boxes or the big van parked outside. Howard has lunch at a charity owner's house, though gets concerned when he meets his young Oriental wife.
Zara & Daniel's repeated attempts to have sex, now that their 3 week sabbatical is over, are constantly thwarted. Zara sees a 17 year old girl who has sold her virginity to a stranger online. The girl's mother isn't best happy though.
Mandy sees OAP Mr Lester, who has finally got a job. Something in his past scuppers it though and drives him to despair. Heston takes Mrs Tembe to the Planetarium. Howard has to pitch for the echo-cardiac machine.
Kevin sees a man who dresses up in silver as the Tin Man and performs as a street statue. He has a severe case of anxiety though. Jimmi thinks that Karen has fleas, and Liam thinks he's got a brain tumor.
Al wakes up in bed next to Jas. Have all his dreams come true? They then bump into a tramp, unconscious on the road. He has tales that working at a chemical plant has made him ill, with leaks into the water supply there. Al investigates.
Emma sees a police officer who's been attacked, and his attacker, tho the lad is claiming police brutality. Karen takes Rob to look for meteorites, though they end up at a Dogging site! Al is getting obsessed with Jas.
Jimmi helps the bride of an Indian wedding - she's pregnant, and it's not the groom's. Heston gets Mrs Tembe to stop at his while she has her kitchen decorated, though they soon get two very unwelcome guests.
Though his wife Sammy Jo is tolerant Colin Rinsler cannot abide the persistent visits by their house's former owner,elderly Mrs Merriam. The old lady is especially perturbed when Colin declares his intention to chop down a tree in the back garden and chains herself to a radiator in protest though ultimately she ends up saving the tree and the marriage. On the Hollins' last night with Heston hostilities intensify between Mrs Tembe and Karen,who gets personal during the Name Game and has to apologize whilst Al,still obsessed with Jas,lies to her about his imaginary ...
Looking after her friend's dog, Jas bumps into Alan, a schizophrenic. He's not taking his Meds, and is causing trouble with his and his mother's neighbours. Karen gets upset when Rob refuses to have breakfast with her.
Due to a mix-up in deliveries Jimmi and Branwen Howell receive each other's shoes and meet in a restaurant to exchange them. Branwen is planning to trek through South America and Jimmi is enchanted by her free spirit. After spending the afternoon together he is disappointed to learn that she is flying out that evening but takes on board her message to be more carefree. Zara and Daniel spend a day shopping for Joe's first pair of shoes and,after a fractious start,end up feeling like a real family whilst Howard is perturbed when Mrs Tembe announces that she is enrolling...
Maureen Oldgate is a tireless campaigner in her efforts to raise funds for Letherbridge hospice but Chris fears that she is putting her charity work above the needs of her son Darren,himself a cancer sufferer. When Darren has an accident whilst his partner Sue is out and his mother has failed to visit Maureen has to put things in a new perspective. Heston chides Liam for behaving irresponsibly by staging a political protest outside the surgery but has to back-track when Kevin finds an old photo of Heston himself in his student protest days. Rob takes Howard fishing ...
Al witnesses a knife attack in the news agents & recognizes the young girl accomplice, but is she really a bad sort? Jas has a rose left on her car, and the new echo-cardiogram machine arrives. It's Liam's first day at the Mill.
On the anniversary of Freya's death, Mandy & Kevin complete a 'Walk for Lupus' that she'd planned, meeting not only two followers of her 'Friends of Freya' Blog along the way, but also a nasty Troll. Liam gets introduced to the drug Quack.