Carl’s brother Adam demands money from Kirsty. Carl intervenes and berates Adam. Adam’s desperate for something to sell and Carl arranges to meet him in R&R. Carl demands Joey open R&R. Joey alerts a furious Max and tells him about Carl’s drug dealing. When Carl and Adam arrive at the club, Phil, Max and Joey are waiting. Carl refuses to let them search him and Max’s frustrated when Phil just insists Carl stay away from R&R. Max argues with Kirsty about Carl and she slaps him. Max reports Carl to the police. Carl tells Adam they’re done as brothers and Adam refuses the drugs Carl offers. Kirsty joins Carl outside the B&B. Carl bins his chip wrapper and reminisces about their past, insisting Max is wrong about him. The police arrive; there’s been a report Carl’s been dealing and they want to search him.
Lauren meets a man, Jake, in her counsellor’s waiting room. Counsellor Mary threatens Lauren with a banjo accompanied sing-along to get her talking. Lauren speaks about Abi and admits she took a sip of vodka but spat it out. Mary thinks it’s the greatest achievement of her recovery. When Lauren leaves Jake’s waiting, he apologises for a comment he made about Mary. Lauren and Max are proud when Abi collects her AS Level results and tells them she got three As and a B.
Alice decides Tamwar needs to teach Kat and Bianca a lesson and the pair mock up £500 fine notice. Tamwar’s delighted when a horrified Kat and Bianca apologise and agree to litter duty for a week before realising it’s a joke. Tamwar’s awkward when Alice hugs him.
Jack receives a mysterious phone call. Michael’s preoccupied with Danny; Jack advises Michael to get his own house in order, prompting Michael to come up with plans to improve the gym.
|Carl White||Daniel Coonan|
|Kirsty Branning||Kierston Wareing|
|Max Branning||Jake Wood|
|Lauren Branning||Jacqueline Jossa|
|Abi Branning||Lorna Fitzgerald|
|Phil Mitchell||Steve McFadden|
|Joey Branning||David Witts|
|Alice Branning||Jasmyn Banks|
|Tamwar Masood||Himesh Patel|
|Kat Moon||Jessie Wallace|
|Bianca Butcher||Patsy Palmer|
|Jack Branning||Scott Maslen|
|Michael Moon||Steve John Shepherd|
|Patrick Trueman||Rudolph Walker|
|Jake Stone||Jamie Lomas|
|Police Officer||Derek Ezenagu|
|Executive Producer||Lorraine Newman|