Ian is mightily put out when Oliver pitches the idea of Freddie being given a job in the Grey Gables kitchen. The last thing Ian wants is a convicted drug dealer working for him, but he eventually relents and offers Freddie a trial. Will the ex-con be able to prove himself?
Tempers are fraying elsewhere, too, when Kate questions Ruth’s parenting abilities and Pip leaps to her mum’s defence. Will the fracas lead to a thaw at Brookfield?
Kate is also facing flak from Peggy, and is reaching the end of her tether when her grandmother tries to teach her a lesson.
And despite Eddie’s advice not to, Ed ends up selling one of his young rams at market, determined to give the money raised to Emma and the kids.
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