When Derek asks Alfie to do a job for him this week, Roxy senses trouble. Are her recently discovered feelings for The Vic landlord about to be exposed?
The week opens with a shock for the locals as Ian proudly relaunches the café as ‘Mandy’s’ – complete with gaudy neon sign!
Meanwhile, Alfie has got hold of some money which he offers to Derek as a sweetener. But the hard man is not interested…
Back at the café, Mandy gets to work, determined to make the new-look eaterie a success and win back Ian’s trust
But Ian is concerned when he suspects that outrageous flirting is central to Mandy’s business plan
Elsewhere, trouble is brewing at The Vic when irate Bianca accuses Shenice of stealing some of her make-up
Roxy calmly defends the little girl and the real culprit is quickly identified
But Bianca and Roxy continue to exchange insults – and then the claws really come out!
It’s later in the week when Derek approaches Alfie. Roxy has misgivings, but Alfie agrees to do the job to wipe the slate clean with Derek
Roxy’s fears seem justified when she spots Alfie getting into Derek’s car along with two heavies.
She hastily tries to call Alfie, but it’s a smug Derek who answers the phone. Just what is his game?
Ben, meanwhile, is intent on intercepting the psychiatric report on him
Phil demands to see it, though, and is appalled by its contents…
The week ends with a girls’ night out – and, to save money on drinks, Tiffany straps a box of wine around Bianca’s waist
Joined by Carol, their evening at the R&R starts well. Then things start to fall apart… Follow the week’s events in Walford from Monday 16 April