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Dot is determined for Donna to start afresh and offers to help seek her a job. Ricky offers to clean the show cars for Frank. As Ian and Cindy host their engagement party, Michelle and Sharon receive some awful news.

Michelle and Pauline suffer an awkward atmosphere after setting eyes on each other outside their houses. Sharon wants the pair to resolve their differences.

Mehmet leaves Ian to look after the café as he sorts out his personal troubles.

Dot asks Rod if Donna can work for him on the stall. He reluctantly says yes so that he can keep an eye on her.

Michelle, Sharon and Simon make a plan for Cindy and Ian's engagement party in the evening.

Frank impresses Ian with a jeep - they go for a test drive in it.

Michelle visits Pauline and the pair have a heart-to-heart over lunch together. They make up and forgive each other for their past mistakes.

DI Ashley thinks he has seen Junior graffitiing on the streets.

Mehmet confronts Sue over what she has done. He questions her over why she did not tell Guizin the truth, she says he would have had an affair with her anyway if Ali had not walked in on them.

Arthur delights in seeing Pauline more upbeat.

Diane tells Ricky she knows he graffitied the shop because Shireen does not fancy him.

Dot holds a private party for her, Donna and Rod.

Cindy and Ian's engagement party gets underway. Michelle, Sharon and Simon arrive at the party not in the required dress code.

Mehmet tells Ian he is leaving the country to make amends with Guizin.

Ian announces the date of the wedding - 30th March 1990. DI Ashley walks in on the party and gets Sharon's attention. Sharon returns home with DI Ashley and he tells her and Michelle that they believe Den is dead. Sharon is speechless while Michelle breaks down in tears.


Main cast[]

Guest cast[]

  • D.I. Ashley - Robin McCallum (credited as Robin Lermitte)


  • Albert Square
  • The Queen Victoria - Public
  • 25 Albert Square - Living room
  • 43A Albert Square - Kitchen and front room
  • 45 Albert Square - Backroom
  • 47B Albert Square - Living room and hallway
  • Bridge Street Market
  • Launderette
  • Café Osman
  • Turpin Road


  • Final appearance of Mehmet Osman.
  • Radio Times synopsis: 'Cindy and me don't want any speeches... We want you all to have a ball and enjoy yourselves.'
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 19,020,000 viewers (chart placing unknown).