Jason agreed to meet his father for a drink and the pair got along well.
Tony decided to help Jason by getting him a job at the building site he worked on, but Eileen didn't trust Tony and tried to warn Jason away from him, A row soon ensued as Jason accused her of not giving Tony a chance.
In March 2003, Tony crossed paths with Eileen and Jason when out drinking with his girlfriend Merle Jackson at the Rovers in Coronation Street.
He later later bumped into Jason at Roy's Rolls and Tony attempted to convince his son to talk to him.
After another similar relationship, she gave birth to her second son Todd in January 1985.
Tony maintained little contact over the years and did not play much of a part in his son's life, leaving Eileen to bear most of the responsibilities.