|BBC transmission date||Thursday 31 October 2013|
|Executive Producer||Lorraine Newman|
|Previous episode||29 October 2013|
|Next episode||1 November 2013|
Lucy gets a fright when Cindy leaves a gruesome Halloween mask in the fridge. Peter’s annoyed to find green slime on the door handle. Cindy’s keen to go to the Vic party but can’t go alone as Denise is going with Patrick and Lucy and Peter claim they’re busy. Lucy and Peter secretly plan to watch horror films with Abi, Lola and Jay and are desperate to get rid of Cindy. Cindy cottons on to their plans after finding their stash of beer and snacks. Lola lands Cindy a babysitting job to get her out of the way. During the film, Peter and Lola exchange flirty glances. Jay’s spooked by noises outside, Lucy’s sent to investigate. Everyone shrieks when Cindy bursts in, dressed as a ghoul, with Bella in tow. Triumphant, Cindy insists they can’t leave her out. When everyone heads to the Vic, Peter’s left to look after the girls, to Lola’s disappointment.
Sadie’s bought a witches hat and gossips with Sharon about who to avoid at the Vic party. Later, Sadie’s downcast that her babysitter has cancelled and is grateful when Lola finds her a replacement – Cindy. At the party, Sadie’s self-conscious at first but ends up drinking green cocktails with a tipsy Denise, who reminisces about book club.
With Dot’s charity money still missing, the football team starts to blame each other. A heavy hearted Danny is about to tell Dot when Billy produces the £4,000, claiming he found it in a football sock. Billy’s heralded as a hero by the team and presents Dot with the money. Privately, Danny warns Billy he knows he took the money.