Lauren rushes to the tube station, desperate to catch Peter before he leaves for a new life in New Zealand. Finding him just in time, Lauren finally confesses that she’s in love with him. Peter is stopped in his tracks and the couple share a kiss. Peter promises to stay in Walford to be with her. After Peter throws away his leaving note, which Lauren was clutching, a mysterious man picks it up…

After the dramatic shooting incident, the families of both the victim and the culprit are devastated. The incident has far-reaching consequences for everyone involved.

Emma turns up in Albert Square to see Max. When she finds him consoling Abi about Tramp’s death, she’s shocked by how unmoved Abi seems to be about the whole incident. After Abi leaves the two of them together, Emma confesses to Max that she misses him and couldn’t keep away any longer.