05/01/2012

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Duration: 30 minutes

Patrick disposes of Frank’s confession but changes his mind following an altercation with Phil, instead handing it to Denise. Denise takes matters into her own hands when she breaks into the arches and pins Phil up against the wall with the demolition car. With years of resentment towards bad men bubbling over, Denise compares Phil to Lucas before Ben manages to stop her taking things further. Patrick later accompanies Denise to the police station where she hands over Franks confession as well as accusing Phil for the murder of Stella Crawford to DCI Marsden.

Syed suggests opening up a market stall to Amira as part of their business plan but he soon becomes aware of his wife’s increasing delusions over their relationship. Anthony approaches Amira and showers her with compliments but despite enjoying the attention it’s clear she is still after Syed. In the Vic, Amira kisses Syed in front of Christian, but when Syed tries to call Christian to explain a desperate Amira fakes falling down the stairs to gain Syed’s attention.

Alfie sets up a fake marriage guidance session by paying an old friend to tell Kat their marriage is fine in order to get the magic back. Kat puts on a cheery facade but once alone she reveals how she used to be his princess but now he just sees the same old slapper that everyone else does.

Carol and David force Bianca to admit the truth about Ricky’s one night stand with Mandy, David impressing Carol when he tries to throw Ricky out of the house. David and Carol arrange to meet for a drink but David is unaware that Carol has witnessed him in a compromising position with a flirtatious Roxy. Despite going home with her, David makes his excuses, leaving Roxy frustrated.

Music Played

13 items

Credits

Denise Fox
Diane Parish
DCI Marsden
Sophie Stanton
Phil Mitchell
Steve McFadden
Shirley Carter
Linda Henry
Ben Mitchell
Joshua Pascoe
Jay Mitchell
Jamie Borthwick
Syed Masood
Marc Elliott
Amira Masood
Preeya Kalidas
Christian Clarke
John Partridge
Roxy Mitchell
Rita Simons
David Wicks
Michael French
Carol Jackson
Lindsey Coulson
Bianca Butcher
Patsy Palmer
Ricky Butcher
Sid Owen
Patrick Trueman
Rudolph Walker
Kat Moon
Jessie Wallace
Alfie Moon
Shane Richie
Anthony Moon
Matt Lapinskas
Liam Butcher
James Forde
Tiffany Butcher
Maisie Smith
Gerry
Paul Reynolds
Aaron
Robert Curtis
Executive Producer
Bryan Kirkwood
Director
Piotr Szkopiak
Writer
Jeff Povey

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