Rachel's anxious about which construction firm will win the bid for Waterloo Road's new training centre - she must back blackmailer Stuart Hordley's bid or her past wil be revealed. Meanwhile, Janeece eaves her work experience at her dream job in a spectacular manner and gets a second chance in a care home with Maxine, where she surprises herself and others with unexpected talents, taking to resident Bessie, played by Rosemary Leach, and helpless dementia patients. And, at Tom's, the sexual tensions overwhelms Tom and Davina who end up in bed together - and Mika catches them.