Games lead to little merrymaking for lovesick Gary, who uses a video-game to connect with Ella, and Greg is getting in too deep by working as a drug runner.
While the cat's away, the mice can play, and Dan and Tanya are left to their own dangerous devices when Lisa jets to Spain, and Bradley goes on a golf weekend. The neighbours are worried Dan won't be able to fend for himself, but Tanya makes sure there's no chance of him being neglected as the pair share an intimate night out together.
Back on the cul-de-sac, Fergus plays happy families and moves into Denise's house, however domestic strife soon sets in when the wannabe model feels he isn't taking her career seriously.
The locals also do a double-take as Charlie morphs into a bridezilla, rubbing Pauline up the wrong way in the process. There's only one way to settle who'll plan the wedding, a round of pool, and the couple rope in tipsy vicar Roger to adjudicate.