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Grant has spent the night at Julie's. Arthur cannot decide what to get Pauline for her birthday. Frank goes cold on Pat.

Phil searches for Julie, feeling bad for standing her up on a date they had planned the other evening.

Vince buys some antiques and shows them off in the café. Frank notices them, and after learning that Vince bought them, becomes determined to know why he has not been repaid his £1000 he is owed.

Pat and Ricky think the family therapy session was a success, but Mo does not think they have benefited from the experience.

Phil gives Grant his blessing to try and get with Julie, unaware they have already slept together.

Kathy decides to visit Laurie. She tells him she felt like he was trying to dress her up like the woman who was in the photo in his wallet, thinking it is his deceased wife. Laurie corrects Kathy and tells her the woman in the photo was not his wife. The pair agree they are not suited to each other and will not see each other again.

Frank feels down following the family therapy, thinking his family are turning against him.

Grant and Phil get excited at the thought of renovating the Arches. Frank introduces himself to them.

Pat asks Frank if he is thinking of leaving her because of what she has done. Frank breaks down and reassures her she is not the problem. He fears he is going to lose everyone around him and just wants Diane to come home.


Main cast[]

Recurring cast[]


  • Albert Square
  • The Queen Victoria - Public and hallway
  • Abercorn B&B - Kitchen
  • 23A Albert Square - Kitchen
  • 43B Albert Square - Kitchen, living room and hallway
  • Bridge Street Market
  • Bridge Street Café
  • Turpin Road
  • The Arches
  • Laurie's house - Living room/kitchen


  • Final appearance of Laurie Bates.
  • Radio Times synopsis: Blood is thicker than water, and business is business - but that won't help Grant when he mixes business with pleasure and tangles with Julie Cooper.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 18,580,000 viewers (chart placing unknown).