Chantelle Atkins risks her violent hubby's wrath, Shirley Carter has a proposition for Tina Carter and the Square reels from the previous week's events.
Chantelle Atkins in EastEnders has her assessment at work with Pex. With plenty of support from those around her, she manages to more than make the grade and pass with flying colours. Chantelle celebrates at The Vic (opens in new tab) but when her husband Gray Atkins makes a surprise return to Albert Square he sabotages her fun.
Wanting to reassert his control over his wife, Gray tries to persuade her to come home. When Chantelle insists that she wants to stay Gray is left fuming but he covers his anger.
Shirley Carter tells sister Tina Carter that she’s got a job coming up abroad for business associate Phil Mitchell. Wanting some back up, Shirley asks Tina to go with her. Will Tina agree?
Also, the shocking events of the previous week (opens in new tab) continue to affect the residents of Albert Square.
EastEnders continues on BBC1 on Tuesday at 7.30 pm
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