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Duration: 30 minutes

As Lola’s loaded into an ambulance, Billy reveals he told Lola about the threats Phil’s received. Later, Phil ransacks Billy’s flat searching for Jack’s file. Shirley thinks Lola was only after money and worries that Phil could be charged with assault. At the hospital, Billy, Ben and Jay are relieved when Lola’s given the all clear, but are alarmed when a social worker starts asking questions. Billy persuades Lola to say she slipped, but warns Phil he won’t cover for him if Lola’s baby’s taken away. When Lola complains of feeling funny, she’s given a scan and is emotional to see her baby. Billy’s overwhelmed when Lola admits she loves him. Returning home, Billy’s collared by DS Kain who reveals his fingerprints were on some stolen goods dug up in the allotments and arrests him.
Derek supports Carol when she clashes with Shirley and tries to convince her he’s changed. Derek later goads Pat, telling her Carol’s agreed he can stay. Carol denies it, but suggests Derek stick around. Derek tells her it’s time to move on, but later breaks into the Car Lot. Pat thinks Carol’s stupid for believing Derek’s changed. Agitated, Pat’s struck by a pain in her chest. When questioned by Carol, she reveals she’s taken out a loan to help Simon and she’s missed a payment - they could lose everything.
When Yusef enquires about her argument with Denise, Zainab insists it doesn’t matter. Despite her family’s worries, Zainab proceeds with the ceremony and is later led upstairs by Yusef to celebrate their wedding night.
Denise is upset about her argument with Zainab, Kim thinks she needs to look to the future and ropes her into a tarot reading. When Rose predicts a new love, both Jean and Kim are sure it’s for them.

Music Played

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Phil Mitchell
Steve McFadden
Shirley Carter
Linda Henry
Billy Mitchell
Perry Fenwick
Lola Pearce
Danielle Harold
Ben Mitchell
Joshua Pascoe
Jay Mitchell
Jamie Borthwick
Syed Masood
Marc Elliott
Amira Masood
Preeya Kalidas
Tamwar Masood
Himesh Patel
Afia Masood
Meryl Fernandes
Masood Ahmed
Nitin Ganatra
Denise Fox
Diane Parish
Pat Evans
Pam St Clement
Carol Jackson
Lindsey Coulson
Derek Branning
Jamie Foreman
Rose Cotton
Polly Perkins
Executive Producer
Bryan Kirkwood
Daniel Wilson
Richard Lazarus
Jean Slater
Gillian Wright
DS Kain
Joe Tucker
Martine Brown
Nurse Green
Tala Gouveia


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