On the day of Steven’s funeral, the family liaison officer turns up to see the Beales. A suspicious Lauren realises that there is something they’re not being told. When Lauren pressures the liaison officer, she is stunned to learn that Steven didn’t have a tumour!
Finally, more truths about the situation come to light. Abi grows increasingly panicky, worried her own involvement in Steven’s scheme will be revealed…
Linda asks Woody to manage the Vic for them while she and Mick are away. Mick is initially put out but soon realises it’s the best solution. Still struggling with the burden of her big secret, Linda breaks down on Kathy, who comforts her. The ladies have a heart-to-heart and Linda opens up about her past.
Also, Karen goes out of her way to make Keegan’s birthday special for him.