Andy's patient Cheryl Fripp is worried when her daughter Bea,who has Downs Syndrome,announces that she and her disabled boyfriend Jake Gibson plan to move in together and the stress brings on an asthma attack which hospitalizes her. Andy manages to get Dr Evans on side to work out a compromise agreeable to all parties whilst cash-strapped Karen has trouble getting through to grumpy old Clive,who refuses to let people in his house though she succeeds by flattery. Frankie visits pregnant ex-hippie Rachel Ellis,desperate for a child after several miscarriages. Fear of another drives her husband Toby away but he ultimately returns to hear his wife's good news. Frankie deigns to listen to Ian but any reconciliation is blown away when Paula announces that she is carrying Ian's baby. Furthermore Frankie appears to have a stalker.