Monday 21st: Jerry asks Jackson to be Josh’s godfather but Jackson appears to be put out rather than pleased. Jackson questions his dad’s motives for asking him, but Jerry reassures his son that it’s influenced by admiration rather than pity. His heartfelt words clearly mean a lot to Jackson, but he remains adamant that he doesn’t want to be Josh’s godfather.
Tuesday 22nd: Aaron accuses Jackson of being selfish by turning his back on Jerry.
Wednesday 23rd: An emotional outburst from Hazel prompts Jackson to decide that he would like to be Josh’s godfather after all.
Thursday 24th (7pm): Hazel is planning Josh’s christening with military precision. Aware the day has been manufactured around him, Jackson decides that he can’t go through with it. In a moment of madness and fuelled by frustration, Aaron takes control and picks Jackson up – ready to drag him to the christening. With the realisation of his actions sinking in, Aaron is forced to admit the truth to Jackson – he and Hazel have seen his diary.
Thursday 24th (8pm): Jackson struggles to come to terms with Aaron and Hazel’s admission and is frustrated to realise that he has no control over anything. Jackson insists that Aaron leaves. Later, Jerry arrives at Dale Head with Josh and it’s overwhelming to see Josh’s love for his older brother. Jackson is agonised seeing all of the care and effort that everyone is putting into helping him.
Friday 25th: Jackson starts to open up and finally agrees to try to be more positive.