Kirsty has always been good at picking up rubbish in Ambridge - Tom and Philip spring to mind. This week, she encourages others to do the same thing by organising a litter pick, which leads to a surprise discovery for one Ambridger and second thoughts for Kirsty.
While Kirsty and her crew bag up face masks and other detritus currently despoiling the Borsetshire hedgerows, the Pargetter twins scour the country in search of birthday fun.
Helen, meanwhile, is shocked by a request from one resident, another Ambridger makes a terrible mistake, and matters come to a head for Gavin.
All this will be as nothing, however, compared to the dark drama unfolding behind the closed doors and pulled blinds of Chris and Alice’s troubled home …
Thanks to Maggiesaes of ‘The Archers in Mustardland’