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Nick repulses Barnsey with his eating habits. Pat and Simon both remember Lou with the keepsakes she gave them. Pete is in the Christmas spirit whilst Kathy's mind remains on Willmott-Brown.

Nick confesses to Den that he killed Reg Cox by kicking his head in.

Kathy decides to tell Pete about the letters Willmott-Brown has been sending her and his recent presence on the Square.

Pauline visits Den at the prison and warns him that if he continues to involve himself in Michelle's life, she will tell Sharon that he is the father of Vicki.

Guizin and Ian share a Christmas drink to celebrate the success of his mobile catering at the café.

Dot talks to Pete about Lou. Kathy starts to get irritated at the constant talk of Lou wherever she is.

Nick gets on the wrong side of Queenie in the prison.

Colin receives a phone call from Barry wishing him a merry Christmas.

Ian picks up on Kathy's irritation over the constant conversations about Lou. She finally snaps and tells Pete that Lou is dead and gone, before smashing the pocket watch Lou gave him in front of everyone at the Vic.


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  • The Queen Victoria - Public and hallway
  • 3C Albert Square - Living room
  • 43A Albert Square - Kitchen and front room
  • 45 Albert Square - Backroom
  • Dickens Hill Prison - Visiting room, cell block and Nick's cell


  • Radio Times synopsis: 'I wouldn't take advantage of a man in a situation like that.'
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 20,500,000 viewers (chart placing unknown).
  • This episode was featured in the first episode of This is England '88.