It's the day of Stan and Cora's wedding, but the tension between Shirley and Mick is threatening to ruin things as they refuse to be in the same room as one another. While things are also thrown off when Stan receives a visit from Babe and Sylvie and it becomes clear that he is keeping his own secret from his wife-to-be. Will San get to fulfill his final wish and marry Cora? Meanwhile, sad news for the Brannings today as Carol receives a phone call to say that Jim has passed away, and poor Dot still in prison. Oh but on a brighter note, tonight marks Denise Van Outen's first episode! She plays Karin Smart who arrives on the square looking for Phil, but instead finds herself a Max Branning.