Janine's idea of a Happy Christmas involves finding her confession about Michael's murder so when she arrives at the Butchers' under the pretence of spending time with the family the perfect Walford Christmas begins... Meanwhile Bianca is put out when Nikki arrives and proceeds to wind her up about her relationship with ex-husband Terry but things seem to be going better for Carol and David, when she makes a confession to her ex... Over at Phil's house, it's clear neither the Beales nor the Mitchells want to play happy families - so when Lola announces that she and Peter are now a couple, it doesn't go down too well. Alfie is also taken aback when a stranger helps himself to a pint in the Vic but it's explained to him as a misunderstanding.