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Hattie and Clyde are shocked when they discover that Jules has been mugged. Arthur tries to distract himself from Christine. Grant gives Sharon flowers and promises her a romantic meal to make up for his recent behaviour.

Ronnie makes Ian a new outfit to wear in the Square, although the residents are not too keen on it.

Ricky mentions his upcoming results day to Phil, which will potential give him a City & Guilds, meaning he will have to be paid more.

Mandy encourages Sam to go on another day out shopping with her.

Ian is absent when a phone call comes in at the Meal Machine. Hattie answers it while Steve bags a deal with the customer.

Arthur's kiss with Mrs Hewitt plays on his mind. He tries to distract himself by talking to Mark about Gill.

A shop assistant tends to Mandy and Sam. Mandy steals a £149.99 dress whilst the shop assistant is distracted with Sam.

Two girls mug Jules of his wallet on his way home. One of the girls repeatedly beat him with a plank of wood as he restrains the other. He is knocked unconscious. Phil finds him and Doctor Legg is called for. Jules is taken back to Number 27 to rest up and take painkillers. Clyde is riled and determined to find out who hurt him.

Mark finds Mandy's money jar and takes £50 from it to pay Pete back for the money she stole. He later tells Mandy when she returns to the Square and she is livid.

Ian tells Ronnie that the residents loved his outfit.

Jules is reluctant to talk to anyone or eat. Hattie wants to phone Etta and get her back, but Clyde and Steve think she should respect his dignity. She then finds Jules crying and asks him what is wrong. He tells her he wants to return to Trinidad.


Main cast[]

Guest cast[]

  • Ronnie Bains - Lesley Nightingale
  • Shop Assistant - Chantal Ellul
  • First Girl - Sharon Gavin
  • Second Girl - Emma Bunton


  • Albert Square
  • The Queen Victoria - Public, hallway and upstairs flat
  • 27 Albert Square - Kitchen and living/dining room
  • Bridge Street Café
  • The Meal Machine
  • Turpin Way
  • Mitchell Bros. Auto Repairs
  • Ronnie's house - Downstairs rooms
  • Unknown shopping centre
  • Unknown clothes shop


  • Emma Bunton makes an appearance in this episode, before she becomes a member of the Spice Girls.
  • Radio Times synopsis: Ian's new image doesn't get the reaction he expects. Mandy takes Sam on a shopping trip with a difference. And a mugging in broad daylight shocks the Square.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 15,760,000 viewers (chart placing unknown).