Shirley arranges to see Ronnie and Linda to tell them that Dean is going to plead guilty today. Shirley, Ronnie, Buster and Tina all go to court for the hearing. As they’re about to leave, Linda surprises them all by asking to go with them. At court, Dean takes the stand, but Roxy is nowhere to be seen. When the judge asks Dean for his plea, Shirley stares at her son, hoping he’ll do the right thing. After returning to the Square Shirley sees the Masoods playing football with Jade and she comes to a decision.
Denise is surprised to get a visit from Lucas’s sister Gloria, reluctantly being let in by Kim and Patrick. When Gloria tells Denise about Jordan’s bad behaviour, Denise is concerned. Urging Gloria to track him down, she insists he needs help. Patrick takes Gloria aside, telling her that if she finds out anything she should call him, as he doesn’t trust Lucas or Jordan.
Also, Shabnam comes to a decision about her future with Kush.