River City is a Scottish television soap opera, first broadcast in Scotland on BBC Scotland on 24 September 2002. River City storylines examine the domestic and professional lives of the people who live and work in the fictional district of Shieldinch in Glasgow.
Pete's attempts to reconnect with Drew are hampered by the arrival of a mysterious stranger. Greig gets the wrong end of the stick when Lorna feels she needs more support. Annie has to make an impossible choice when she's pulled in all directions by Grant and Lenny. Jules helps Alasdair by suggesting an unusual makeover for the charity shop.
When the consequences of Simon's discovery have dire consequences for Kim, Bob realises how much she means to him, but is he too late? Meanwhile, the new owner of The Tall Ship is revealed but for Robbie, pub management isn't all it's cracked up to be, and he makes a life-changing decision. Annie grows suspicious of Alex's secret activities, but is all as it seems?
Amber rages when Lenny clashes with Lydia over concerns about their granddaughter, and they end up ruining Charlotte's birthday party. Encouraged by Lenny, Annie feeds bogus information to Grant, but its violent consequences come home to roost. Stevie puts Bob's nose out of joint, while Pete's determination to get Caitlin back not only causes an unexpected announcement, but makes Danny feel unwanted in Shieldinch.
Romance comes knocking at Scarlett's door, but given her past heartbreak, she is reluctant to let love in. Alex is worried about Annie and makes an interesting discovery about Stevie, while Lenny is forced to accept his limitations.
When Maggie is found, Caitlin and Ellie have to make a life-changing decision. Dougie has a big question to ask Scarlett, Lenny surprises Lydia for Hogmanay, and Liz reveals a secret.
A newcomer causes ructions in the O'Hara family, while Lenny is worried when a ghost from the past reappears. Elsewhere, Angus challenges Logan to a cooking competition.
Caitlin tries desperately to prove Danny's innocence, but a shocking discovery has her questioning whether she is doing the right thing. With Charlotte coming home, Amber has to face up to the fact her daughter is disabled and a new face arrives in Shieldinch with questions about the portacabin fire.
Under intense pressure, Amber finds herself tempted by an unlikely outlet for her frustrations. Meanwhile, Jules and Caitlin are forced to face up to their respective realities and Bob gets an unwanted surprise from beyond the grave.
Bob's stag do takes place, and a blast from the past returns to haunt Gabriel. Caitlin's world is rocked when she gets some unwelcome news, and Scarlett enlists the help of Bernie to move on from Dougie.