Cora and Dexter have decided to move to Newcastle to live with Ava. Before they leave, Stan asks Cora to forgive him for what happened with Sylvie on Christmas Day. Taking Cora to the station to see her off, Stan confesses that he wanted to spend his last good days with her. Cora is touched and tells Stan that she’ll stay in Walford after all.
Kim realises how tough things have been for Denise, feeling bad for leaving in her in the lurch while she looked after Patrick. Later, Denise gets drunk and causes a scene at The Vic.
Meanwhile, after the events of the previous day, some of the residents lives are changed forever….