Mick is stunned when he makes a big discovery about Ollie, Sharon struggles with her secret, and the Taylors celebrate a grieving Bailey's birthday.
Mick gets ready to take Ollie to his doctor’s appointment but an anxious Linda seems to be keeping something from him. When Mick and Linda attend the appointment Mick soon realises that his wife has been lying to him.. The doctor makes a revelation that leaves Mick knocked for six. Can Linda explain herself?
Sharon struggles to hide her anguish after discovering she’s pregnant, while Phil surprises a delighted Louise with flowers as she and Keanu make baby plans. Phil won’t let Keanu off the hook completely, and warns Keanu to treat Louise well. Later, Sharon has to take Dennis to a family therapy session and tries to bribe him by promising a treat if he cooperates. But it doesn’t go well and after the session a frustrated and anxious Sharon breaks down.
It’s Bailey’s birthday and the Taylors gather together to celebrate. When Karen finds Dinah’s card to Bailey she swiftly intervenes to remove it to avoid upsetting Bailey. When Ted moves back into his flat he finds a sad Bailey and he offers her some advice. Bailey asks Keegan to read Dinah’s card for her but when he struggles she bravely takes over.
Also, Ben hatches a plan to involve Callum in his dodgy car scam after the police approach Jay. Karen is chuffed when Keanu reveals that Louise is pregnant with his baby. Kush finds out Robbie is keeping Sami from Nita.
EastEnders continues on BBC1 on Thursday at 7.30 pm
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