sharon mitchell Has Sharon discovered her real dad?
Thursday 7:30pm,
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Ian is shocked when he finds out that Dot is in prison, confronting Sharon, who tells him about the search for her real dad. The pair visits Dot in prison, insisting they're there for her.

sharon mitchell Sharon can't deal with a violent Denny
Friday 8:00pm,
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Sharon is shaken by recent events in the search for her dad. Feeling under pressure, when Denny misbehaves, Sharon's attempt to take control backfires and Denny lashes out.

phil mitchell Phil threatens Max
Monday 8:00pm,
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Phil is back and gets his feet back behind the family table by arranging a lunch. When Phil starts handing out large sums of cash, Sharon is astonished.

Ben's in big trouble with Phil!
Tuesday 7:30pm,
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Phil continues with his plot to get the Arches back into Mitchell hands, causing a concerned Carol to beg Max to end his feud with Phil.

stan carter Stan takes a turn for the worse
Thursday 7:30pm,
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Tina is devastated to learn from Mick that Stan will have to stay in hospital. Visiting Stan, the Carter family break the news that he won't be coming home.

alfie moon Alfie worries for Kat's sanity and safety
Friday 8:00pm,
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Alfie is looking after the kids for Kat. When he discovers Tommy has Kat's money belt, Alfie worries that there's something up.