Joey wants Alice home for tea as their gran’s visiting and tries to convince her Derek’s using her, reminding Alice that Derek never sent her any birthday cards. Lauren and Whitney giggle about Joey, and are convinced Joey and Lucy fancy each other. Joey bristles to discover Derek’s asked Max for a job, and Kat for a spot on the football team on his behalf. Alice learns Joey lied about their gran’s visit to trick her into going home. Michael offers Joey a bar job - he’s the last person Derek would ask a favour of. Joey tells Derek he wants nothing from him; it’s too late. Derek retaliates that Joey’s not worth bothering about. Joey accepts the barman job, shaking Michael’s hand as Derek watches.
Kat takes over the Vic football team as Alfie’s failed to recruit any players. She flirts with Jack, Ray, Derek and Max, and proudly produces a long list of names. Alfie’s amused - now they have too many players.
Lola’s furious, convinced Jay grassed on her to the police. Phil defends Jay to Lola. Jay’s perplexed as to who reported Lola, then stares at Lucy, suspicious. Lola’s taken to the police station and charged when her fingerprints are found at the car lot. Jay confronts Lucy, who protests she was protecting her and Bobby. Lola’s released with a court date.
Sasha’s unimpressed by Kim’s clumsy efforts to help her in the charity shop, and mortified when she teases that Sasha fancies Fat Boy in McKlunky’s. Cora suggests Kim research Sasha’s interests. Kim tells Sasha about a friend who works in a hospital in forensics. Sasha’s excited and wants Kim to arrange her work experience.
|Joey Branning||David Witts|
|Michael Moon||Steve John Shepherd|
|Derek Branning||Jamie Foreman|
|Alice Branning||Jasmyn Banks|
|Lola Pearce||Danielle Harold|
|Billy Mitchell||Perry Fenwick|
|Jay Mitchell||Jamie Borthwick|
|Lucy Beale||Hetti Bywater|
|Kat Moon||Jessie Wallace|
|Alfie Moon||Shane Richie|
|Max Branning||Jake Wood|
|Jack Branning||Scott Maslen|
|Ray Dixon||Chucky Venn|
|Kim Fox||Tameka Empson|
|Cora Cross||Ann Mitchell|
|Whitney Dean||Shona McGarty|
|Lauren Branning||Jacqueline Jossa|
|Phil Mitchell||Steve McFadden|
|Arthur 'Fat Boy' Chubb||Ricky Norwood|
|Helen Roberts||Martine Brown|