The teenager returns to Albert Square, but he doesn’t get the welcome he was hoping for…
At the beginning of the week, Phil is celebrating the fact that young Jay has changed his name to Mitchell…
But the celebrations turn sour when Ian and Jane turn up with Phil’s son Ben, who’s returning from a juvenile detention centre
The next day, Phil tracks Ben down to Ian’s house but the teenager isn’t in the mood for talking
Jane does her best to cheer up Ben, but he doesn’t say a word
The only person who manages to get Ben to open up about his time inside is no-nonsense Shirley. He confides that he thinks Phil has replaced him with Jay
Later, Phil’s ready to talk to his son, but Ben says actions speak louder than words and thumps his dad
As his family prepare a welcome home party for him, Ben tells Abi that he has no intention of being there!
As the two teens talk, Abi manages to convince Ben to go to his own party
With the party in full swing, a drunken Glenda decides to make an appearance…
Phil and Ian feel uncomfortable as Glenda drops hints about her secret affairs with the two men
After being asked to leave by Phil and Shirley, Glenda insults more guests, including her own daughters Roxy and Ronnie!
Shirley’s had enough and tells Glenda to get lost, or else!
Back in her flat, Glenda hears a noise downstairs, but when she goes to investigate, a pair of gloved hands push her down the stairs! Watch the drama unfold in EastEnders on BBC1 from Monday, December 12