Final preparations get underway for the pantomime. Donald realises he's got to ask Florrie to resume her cleaning job when he arrives at the Village Hall to find it unlocked and a mess. He manages to win her round. Maurice wants to make an effort to get to know people in Beckindale. Henry invites him birdwatching. Florrie tells Donald she's had the worst Christmas she's ever had, saying her mother was complaining about everything and couldn't wait to get back to her home. Len is angry when he finds out Florrie is cleaning the Village Hall. He orders her home. Donald is suspicious to discover Len's been drinking in the morning and finds out he's been made redundant. Dolly is thrilled when Maurice manages to get his hands on ice axe for her role in the pantomime. Jessie rushes outside to bring the washing in when it starts raining. She gets soaked in the process. The villagers gather for a dress rehearsal of the pantomime and Donald attempts to time it. Annie is forced to take Jessie home when she is taken ill.


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