As Alfie prepares for his trip to Germany, Kat worries she will not be able to resist her lover's charms in her husband's absence - especially when she finds another gift in her bedroom. Lauren discovers Tanya knows where Joey is staying and goes to see him - only to learn this is not the only secret her mother has been keeping from her. Bianca is upset that her children see Carol as their mum now, while Abi worries that with Jay's hearing approaching she may lose him, and decides to show her boyfriend just how much she loves him. You know, the old fashioned way.