Hilda can't face moving again. The Barlows decorate the Mission for the party. Len tells Dennis his debt is paid now; he can leave the Yard. Dennis asks to stay on and Len agrees. Lucille gives Ena and Minnie food parcels but Ena refuses to accept charity. Vera Lomax arrives to spend Christmas with Ena. Elsie is taken on at Miami Modes as supervisor, Dot is hurt. Stan decides to stay in Weatherfield. Vera tells Ena she can't cope with Colin and has given him to Bob Lomax. She asks if she can stay permanently.