Episode will be broadcast on Thursday 2nd July at 7:30pm on BBC1.
After her bombshell, Carol gets a tough time from Buster, Sonia and Tina. Shirley refuses to hear what Buster has to say but puts on a united front when social services visit to discuss having access to Jade. However, when Shirley is told that her relationship with Buster doesn’t have an effect on the outcome, she decides to finish with him.
Later on, Shirley visits Carol again and the two women end up having a heart to heart. Carol is surprised at Shirley’s support after telling her she finds herself repulsive since her mastectomy. Shirley encourages Carol to accept her body and be proud that she beat cancer. With Shirley by her side, Carol looks at her chest in the mirror for the first time since having the operation.
Elsewhere, Mick takes Linda on a spa day to celebrate her birthday and leaves Nancy looking after baby Ollie. Nancy feels guilty for cutting Tamwar out of her life so asks him to come over to talk. However, things don’t go to plan as the pair struggle to open up about their feelings. With Tamwar gone, Nancy suddenly collapses and suffers another seizure…
Also today, Kush is shocked to see that Martin and Stacey are giving their relationship another go. And Stacey pretends to be happy when Martin surprises her with his idea of a romantic meal.