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Sam is delighted that Mandy has returned. Frank chooses the return favour he wants from the Mitchells. Pat continues the cab company. Ian proposes a deal to Steve.

Mandy returns, looking for somewhere to stay.

Clyde gets fed up of the mess at Number 27 and puts his foot down with Hattie and Jules - the house will be tidied and he will cook them tea.

Pete tries to have another private meet-up with Mrs Hewitt, but she is too busy.

Mandy needs a squat to stay in, so Sam shows her Mark's squat.

Nigel visits Grant to get his Mercedes fixed. He emphasises just how much the motor means to him.

Frank thinks it is a bad idea having Pat try and run her cab firm in the portacabin with him there as well.

Mandy heads to Mark's squat and begins throwing the flowers he bought for Gill away.

Frank receives a visit from a policeman, who informs him that a recent motor he sold was stolen. Frank gets irritable with the policeman, who asks him to hand the vehicle's documents into the police station when possible.

Mrs Hewitt has been rearranging things in the kitchen at Number 45.

Steve has an important business interview to attend.

Frank visits Grant and demands his Mercedes back before D.S. Jackson pays him another visit.

Sam shows Mandy her topless photo in the magazine.

Steve returns from his interview in a positive mood.

Mandy needs a job, but has no luck bagging one from Sharon.

Jules starts moving downstairs at Number 27.

Pat is delighted to see Mandy again when she shows her face.

Grant is unsure how to get the Mercedes back to Frank.

Ian learns of Steve's business meeting from Hattie and wants to see him. Hattie tells Ian that Steve may need bigger kitchens for his latest opportunity, so Ian takes Steve to the Vic and buys them a bottle of champagne.

Pat hands her notice in at the Vic to focus on her cab firm.

Ian and Steve talk about their relationships. Mandy decides to ask Ian for a job when she catches him alone. He tells her he has nothing going. She tells him she knows he has been looking for prostitutes.


Main cast[]

Guest cast[]


  • Albert Square
  • The Queen Victoria - Public
  • Frank's Autos
  • 23A Albert Square
  • 23B Albert Square
  • 27 Albert Square - Kitchen and living/dining room
  • 45 Albert Square - Kitchen
  • Bridge Street Market
  • First Til Last
  • Bridge Street Café
  • Turpin Road
  • The Meal Machine
  • Turpin Way
  • Playground
  • Mitchell Bros. Auto Repairs


  • A woman asking Pete Beale about the price of a pineapple on his stall is uncredited despite having dialogue.
  • Radio Times synopsis: Mandy's back. She's looking for a job, a home and a man.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 15,700,000 viewers (chart placing unknown).