How far will Jay go to pay his debts in EastEnders?

EastEnders Jay Mitchell
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Jay Brown is pushed into a desperate situation when the drug dealer wants his money in EastEnders

Jay Brown is pressured by his drug dealer to get the money he owes and he asks Billy for an advance on his wages. When Billy refuses, Jay is frustrated. Helping Will impress Billy makes no difference as Billy won’t budge on the advance. Stressed, Jay goes to desperate lengths to get the money...

Denise and Libby may have made their peace, but Denise is fed up when Libby interferes and picks her up on her unhealthy habits! After sharing her concerns with Kathy, Libby feels better when Kathy reminds her that she had Ben at a late age and Denise is doing her best. When Libby prepares the family a healthy meal, Denise and Patrick pretend to enjoy it. Libby reveals she’s going to stay in Walford to help with the baby.

Abi and Kathy head to the audition for the Walford Players' Christmas Show, but Kathy clashes with Geraldine, who is running things. Not happy that it’s going to be a talent show, Kathy speaks up, but Geraldine kicks her out!


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Rachel is a soaps and TV writer for, soaps podcaster and resident soap expert for UK TV listings magazines What's On TV and TV Times. After graduating with an art and design degree from Birmingham City University, she found her true calling in all things soap and has been writing about them for magazines and websites for over 20 years. A self-confessed soap addict, she's always had a great love of all the UK and Aussie soaps and owns everything from a Neighbours 1990 Annual to a DVD box set of classic Corrie episodes to prove it.