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Pam Coker faces killer's mum in EastEnders

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan
While others are livid at the idea of Pam meeting up with killer Simon's mum, Diane, Kathy is there to support her

As the trial of her grandson's killers looms, Pam Coker wants answers from the mother of one of the thugs who beat Paul to death in a homophobic attack

The Cokers' lives have fallen apart since their grandson Paul Coker was attacked and killed by homophobic yobs back in July in EastEnders.

Both Les, and Paul's boyfriend Ben, have threatened to take violent revenge on the murderous gang. Now, as the trial nears, Pam reaches out to the mother of one of the gang in an attempt to find out why Paul died.

 

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

While others are livid at the idea of Pam meeting up with killer Simon's mum, Diane, Kathy is there to support her

While others are livid at the idea of Pam meeting up with killer Simon's mum, Diane, Kathy is there to support her

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

While others are livid at the idea of Pam meeting up with killer Simon's mum, Diane, Kathy is there to support her

While others are livid at the idea of Pam meeting up with killer Simon's mum, Diane, Kathy is there to support her

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

Earlier, Honey had been determined to prevent the meeting from going ahead

Earlier, Honey had been determined to prevent the meeting from going ahead

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

She had been hoping that Simon's mum would not respond to Pam's request for her to get in touch

She had been hoping that Simon's mum would not respond to Pam's request for her to get in touch

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

But Pam is not to be swayed, and Kathy offers to go with her to the meeting

But Pam is not to be swayed, and Kathy offers to go with her to the meeting

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

After a long wait, Simon's mum turns up and introduces herself to Pam and Kathy

After a long wait, Simon's mum turns up and introduces herself to Pam and Kathy

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

Pam and Diane are soon discussing what their respective sons were like as children

Pam and Diane are soon discussing what their respective sons were like as children

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

When Pam returns home, she gets a frosty reception from Ben and Les, who tells her she may have jeopardised the trial (Image credit: BBC/Jack Barnes)

When Pam returns home, she gets a frosty reception from Ben and Les, who tells her she may have jeopardised the trial

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

On the day of the plea hearing, Pam tries to patch up her differences with Les – but to no avail

On the day of the plea hearing, Pam tries to patch up her differences with Les – but to no avail

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

But both Pam and Les are touched by the support they receive from the locals

But both Pam and Les are touched by the support they receive from the locals

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

Meanwhile, there's tension in the court when Simon is asked to take the stand

Meanwhile, there's tension in the court when Simon is asked to take the stand

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

How will he plead?

How will he plead?

Pam Coker, Les Coker, Kathy Sullivan

When the plea is given, Pam is overwhelmed – but has Simon chosen to plead guilty, or not guilty? Find out by watching EastEnders from Monday 3 October

When the plea is given, Pam is overwhelmed – but has Simon chosen to plead guilty, or not guilty? Find out by watching EastEnders from Monday 3 October