Sisters Sharon and Tracy lead contrasting lifestyles but both have to adapt to life without husbands Chris and Darryl, jailed for 12 years for armed robberies.
Sisters Sharon and Tracey have to come to terms with their husbands imprisonment for armed robbery and explain things to Tracey's son Garth.
Tracey gets into hot water over money and returns to her old job at a supermarket, while Sharon spreads her wings.
Tracey thinks she is pregnant and is persuaded to go to a Harley Street specialist by her neighbour Dorien, but the visit leads to confusion all-round.
Tracey seeks revenge when she reads a letter that Darryl sent to another woman, Sharon may read a book.
What are the prospects of a happy Christmas and a prosperous new year for Tracey and Sharon while their other halves are banged up at Her Majesty's pleasure.
Dorien invites Tracey to a party under false pretences, while Sharon has a close encounter with the DHSS!