David is embarrassed by Stan's interfering. Irma tells him to fight back. The local paper takes David's side when reporter Jackie Marsh writes a piece stating that he's been treated badly. Emily and the residents discover Dennis' nude studies of Jerry and he is forced to apologise. Sid Lambert offers David a job as an engineer on his factory floor. Elsie feels at home with Jim. Stan tells David to stop moping and to take Lambert's job. Ken has a liaison with Jackie Marsh.