The Fowlers are in court again to see if Arthur would get bail and be home for Christmas to celebrate with the family. They all made their way to court and Arthur is rapidly deteriorating in the dock. Bail however was refused and Arthur was led away to the cells again.
Meanwhile Pat is still in a manic state making Christmas preparations for the family and trying to block the fact that Frank was attempting to make contact from her mind. Despite the fact that Kathy was being more than well meaning in trying to get her to contact the nurse who was looking after him. Kathy's plans for Christmas at her house were dashed when Peggy announced she would entertain not only the Mitchell brood but the Beales and the Hills as well.
Robbie and Bianca planned to make extra money by carol singing outside the bingo halls. Gita arranged another date with Guppy in Sanjay's absence. Arthur's solicitor revealed that the handwriting was indeed Arthur's on the documents!
- Pauline Fowler - Wendy Richard
- Arthur Fowler - Bill Treacher
- Mark Fowler - Todd Carty
- Ruth Fowler - Caroline Paterson
- Martin Fowler - Jon Peyton Price
- Pat Butcher - Pam St. Clement
- Roy Evans - Tony Caunter
- Kathy Mitchell - Gillian Taylforth
- Phil Mitchell - Steve McFadden
- Peggy Mitchell - Barbara Windsor
- Gita Kapoor - Shobu Kapoor
- Ian Beale - Adam Woodyatt
- Cindy Beale - Michelle Collins
- Steve Elliot - Mark Monero
- Robbie Jackson - Dean Gaffney
- Felix Kawalski - Harry Landis
- Bianca Jackson - Patsy Palmer
- Tiffany Raymond - Martine McCutcheon
- Sonia Jackson - Natalie Cassidy
- Janine Butcher - Alexia Demetriou