Whitney Dean is suspicious of fiance Callum Highway...
EastEnders’ Callum Highway is still shaken following the news that his old army friend Chris has died. He struggles to focus at work and eventually leaves to go to Chris’s memorial. But the service is too much for an emotional Callum, who leaves early and returns to the Square.
Callum’s fiancée Whitney Dean finds him upset and wants to know what’s going on. Callum admits that he’s lost a friend and finds the strength to return to the memorial to say his goodbyes.
Habiba Ahmed is curious following her sister Iqra’s confession that she’s secretly dating someone surprising and she asks Iqra for details. Feeling terrible that Iqra kept her romantic life secret from her, she confides in Minute Mart worker Honey Mitchell, despite the fact she’s sleeping with Honey’s partner Adam Bateman!
Iqra’s grandparents Mariam and Arshad Ahmed have a go at Iqra for not being honest with them. Habiba rescues Iqra from the grilling and has a heart-to-heart with her sister about her own tricky love life. After the chat, Habiba thanks Honey for her earlier support.
Ian Beale is finding his son Bobby Beale’s seemingly sudden decision to turn to Islam more than a little difficult to get his head round. Ian’s mum Kathy Beale gives Ian a reality check about his attitude and Ian suggests to Bobby they have dinner and talk about it. But Bobby isn’t ready to open up to his dad just yet and he ducks out the conversation, leaving Ian disappointed.
Also, Sonia Fowler is alarmed to discover daughter Bex Fowler is thinking about not taking up a University offer. Kush Kazemi moves in with the Slaters leaving Robbie Jackson to find a new flatmate.
EastEnders continues on BBC1 on Thursday at 7.30 pm