Mitch is still determined to move in with Karen and the family, despite Karen’s reluctance to add more people to the house. Mitch has bigger fish to fry, however, when he’s left worried about Bailey, who is refusing to go to friend’s party after school. Karen does her best to talk Bailey into it but meets with an equally determined resistance. Coming up with a plan, she enlists Bernadette’s help. Can they win Bailey round?
Billy is sure that Jay is still into Ruby and he encourages him to message her. Jay is defensive and tells Billy to keep his nose out of his business. In typical Billy-style, he completely ignores Jay’s demand and instead approaches Ruby. After Billy convinces Ruby to reach out to Jay, she offers Jay an olive branch, inviting him for a drink. Jay turns up but will Ruby be able to win him over?
Also, Stuart is taken aback by Rainie’s words when he bumps into her in the Square but what does she have to say to him?
EastEnders continues on BBC1 next Monday at 20.00