The everyday lives of working-class residents of Albert Square, a traditional Victorian square of terrace houses surrounding a park in the East End of London's Walford borough.
- Julia Smith
- Tony Holland
Disaster strikes at the Slaters’ New Year’s Eve party. Chelsea gives Whitney romantic advice, and Ricky makes a decision about his future.
The Slaters deal with the fallout from New Year’s Eve. Kat fears the consequences of Phil’s actions, and Nish is determined to strike a deal.
Kat faces a desperate plight, and Suki counsels caution to hot-headed Nish.
Phil desperately searches for a solution, Billy makes a life-changing decision, and Stacey is determined to get the truth.
Phil takes matters into his own hands, but will he be in time? Vinny fights for a role in the Panesar family business.
Martin is stunned by what he learns, a blast from the past rattles Zack, and Ricky Jr lashes out at Jack.
Zack’s world is turned upside down, Stacey is determined to keep her word, and Denise plans to put the spark back into her marriage.
Zack shatters Whitney’s dreams, the Slaters face serious money problems, and an impromptu party at Number 27 ends in a massive row.
Denise seeks solace in the bottle and a new friend. Sharon is desperate to find out why Zack’s a mess, and Lola and Jay have a big announcement.
Zack gets ready to take responsibility. Denise tries to make a problem disappear. Alfie hits upon a money-making idea.
Whitney goes for her first baby scan. Alfie sneakily reopens The Vic. Ben and Jay’s crossed wires cause problems.
Alfie’s plan backfires. Lola starts thinking about a face from her past. Zack is desperate for answers.
Alfie gathers everyone but the moment is interrupted. Lily makes a big decision. Sam contemplates her future.
Lily struggles with a life-changing decision. Jay turns to Linda to help fix a big mistake, and Sonia has an expensive problem to solve.
Sam gets the opportunity to make up for past failures. Phil offers to help Billy complete a secret mission. Bernie and Felix compete for a job at The Albert, and Martin realises he needs to support Lily.
Billy comes face to face with a new Walford arrival who has a connection to the Square. Ricky has an important question to ask, and Jack struggles with his guilt over Ricky Jr.
Will Jay and Lola make it down the aisle? Sam faces a difficult choice, and Sonia is surprised when help arrives.
Jack makes his feelings known but isn’t pleased with the reaction. Lola makes a big decision about Lexi, and Felix pitches a money-spinning idea to Kathy.
Lexi’s reaction shocks her loved ones, Jack’s behaviour alienates his family, and Zack tries to find out why Sam stayed in Walford.
Lola’s new client isn’t everything she seems to be, Patrick tries to calm troubled waters, and Sonia has teething problems with her new lodger.
Zack makes a big decision about the future, Lola is spooked by a strange gesture, and Martin is offered an opportunity that’s too good to miss.
Lola’s world is turned upside down, Nish is keen to expand the Panesar empire, and Reiss is jealous of Sonia’s free-spirited lodger, Jed.
Lola is overcome with emotion after a revelation about her past. Chelsea suspects something is wrong with Whitney, and Zack breaks down to Sharon over recent events.
Nish and Vinny go behind Suki’s back, Whitney makes an important decision, and Lola confronts her past.
Nish puts his new plan into action, Lola revaluates her time, and Reiss discovers an unsettling truth.
Whitney and Stacey clash over Lily, the Brannings' lunch quickly goes wrong, and Chelsea hatches a plan to help Keanu.
Whitney’s actions cause issues for Stacey, and Linda struggles on her first Valentine’s Day without Mick.
The Slaters prepare for Lily’s first baby scan, Lily faces a major dilemma, and Sharon is determined to help Linda.
Eve tries to make up for her past actions, Lily makes a big decision about her future, and Sharon moves forward with her plan.
It's an eventful night for the women of Walford at The Vic, Linda is shaken by the past, and Nish and Suki put their plan into action.
Kim tries to rope in a man to help with her latest venture, Sharon seeks advice from an unlikely source, and Freddie and Bobby get creative.
Denise can’t resist temptation, while Keanu’s behaviour catches up with him. Not wanting to make the wrong decision, Linda seeks advice.
Denise plays with fire, but at what cost? Nish continues to scheme to get what he wants. Sharon takes matters into her own hands and makes her feelings known.
Whitney and Zack’s world is turned upside down, Nish is overcome with jealousy, and Howie is proud of Denzel.
Zack and Whitney struggle with the news, Howie’s pride is short-lived, and Stacey must be brutally honest to protect her friend.
Nish and Suki come to blows, Whitney pushes her loved ones away, and Rocky hatches a plan.
It’s the day of Nish and Suki’s marriage blessing. Whitney and Zack have to face reality.
Whitney and Zack face further heartache, Sonia enlists the help of the Walford residents, and Stacey continues to worry.
Ash has exciting news, Zack and Whitney struggle and push those around them away, and Denise’s jealousy makes her react in the moment.
It’s a big day for Callum, but it doesn’t all go as smoothly as he’d like. Ash is encouraged to have an honest conversation with her mum, and Vi makes a decision.
Worried for her family, Stacey makes a rash decision. Nish becomes rattled and thinks the worst.
Stacey tries to put a big mistake right, Denise faces a moral conundrum, and Freddie comes up with a bizarre get-rich-quick scheme.
A massive argument rocks the Slater family, Ravi comes up with a new way to get what he wants, and Jay is frustrated by Emma’s influence over Lola.
Jay’s night out goes horribly wrong, Martin’s return is music to Jean’s ears, and Keanu takes Chelsea on a date.
Whitney pushes Zack away as she grieves for Peach. Chelsea demands the truth from Keanu, and Lola and Jay face a difficult day at the hospital.
Grieving Whitney struggles to cope on Mother’s Day, Emma makes a big mistake with Lexi, and Ravi is determined to get closer to Chelsea.
Is honesty the best policy for Zack? Stacey and Eve get the shock of their lives at the laundrette, and Jay gives Emma an ultimatum.
Ravi gatecrashes a family night at Jack and Denise’s place. Zack and Whitney are forced to confront their issues, and loan shark Shiv puts pressure on cash-strapped Stacey.
Alfie races against the clock to get Stacey’s loan repayment. Jack confronts Ravi about messing with Chelsea, and Patrick makes a big announcement to his shocked family.
Ben finds himself in a tough situation as he tries to impress Phil. Keanu seeks advice from an unlikely source, and Rocky worries about his past.
Sharon is torn over a decision, Lola remains determined in the wake of recent news, and Sam and Alfie have a heart-to-heart.
Rocky enlists the help of Sonia, Reiss and Harvey. Lola is touched by her family's unwavering support, and Keanu gives Karen an ultimatum.
Rocky is forced to confront his past, Sonia is touched by Reiss’s recent actions, and Emma reverts to old tactics.
Kim’s happy moment soon ends in disaster, Freddie struggles with the dating game, and Denise is infuriated by Ravi’s intentions.
Freddie makes an admission to Jean, Denise panics over recent events, and Ravi seethes at Nugget’s recent behaviour.
Howie struggles to cope, Kim issues a warning to Chelsea, and Ravi finds himself in hot water.
Kim makes a decision for the sake of her relationship, while Chelsea acts on impulse.
Kim fights for her relationship with Howie, Ricky grapples with the enormity of being a dad, and Eve’s jealousy gets the better of her.
Lily’s gender reveal party doesn’t go to plan, Nugget struggles to cope with a secret, and Eve plays a dangerous game with Nish.
Sam’s news sends shockwaves through her family, Nish makes a disturbing discovery about Suki, and Denzel faces a terrible dilemma over Amy.
Stacey makes a big decision to support her family. Suki and Eve have to think on their feet, and Sam wonders if she can ever make things right with Ricky.
Amy struggles to deal with recent revelations, and a smitten Ravi takes his relationship to the next level.
Denise attempts to fess up to her actions, and Ravi tries to make amends.
Amy is consumed by her emotions, Suki receives some devastating news, and Zack is faced with a tough dilemma.
The Brannings worry about Amy, and Zack decides to be honest.
It’s fight night in Crunch Time, but who will take home the win? Zack has got big plans for Whitney. And Amy is desperate to make things right.
A shock revelation sparks big debate in The Vic, Billy has to face devastating news on his return to Walford, and Jay and Lola blindside Ben with a shocking request.
Ben enlists Phil and Richie’s help in his new fight, Keanu takes a big risk to solve his money worries, and Chelsea steps up to help struggling Amy.
The Branning-Fox family face some hard conversations, and Kathy and Callum are united in their worry for Ben. Keanu and Ravi join forces, but at what cost?
Albie’s christening doesn’t go the way that Sharon planned. Jay’s plans come undone, but is he doing too much? Denise takes Kim’s advice to win back Jack.
Keanu’s arrest puts him in danger. Linda awaits news about Janine’s sentence. Reiss accidentally disappoints Sonia.
Ravi’s actions have far-reaching consequences. Billy’s birthday stirs up difficult emotions. Reiss’ party planning infuriates Sonia.
Coronation fever hits Walford – but will Linda agree to host a party? Nish rages about the damage to the Panesar family's reputation. Finlay makes a surprising discovery.
The residents of Walford try to pull off the perfect coronation party, Rocky is tempted to meddle in Sonia and Reiss’s relationship, and Linda grapples with her decision to deceive Sharon.
Sonia tries to process the truth about Reiss, Alfie’s decision puts massive pressure on skint Stacey, and Kim suffers a debilitating panic attack on the eve of her court appearance.
Linda’s decision sends shockwaves across Albert Square, Kim faces the music in court, and Lola’s deteriorating health forces her hand at work.
Kathy’s Eurovision-themed birthday party is beset by drama, the new co-owner of The Vic makes their presence felt, and Sharon and Linda’s friendship lies in tatters.
Elaine and Linda have to deal with the fallout from recent events, the Slaters' money issues spiral out of control, and Ben tries to right his wrongs.
Lola’s health takes a worrying turn, Stacey battles with a difficult decision, and Alfie tries to impress Elaine.
Lola makes a decision after receiving some devastating news, Martin unknowingly reassures Stacey, and Kim struggles to cope with recent events.
Lola and Jay enjoy an eventful day at the seaside.
Stacey takes matters into her own hands, Ben struggles to deal with recent events, and Ravi tries to right his wrongs.
Lola takes comfort from an unlikely source, Stacey deals with the repercussions of her actions, and a quiz at The Vic causes tensions to rise amongst the residents of Walford.
Phil tries to make Ben see sense, Jean tries to restore peace at the Slaters, and Freddie refuses to accept help.
Ben goes to drastic measures to help Lola, Stacey comes up with a plan to help her family, and Patrick works his magic at a special event.
Billy lets his emotions get the better of him, leading to dire consequences. Kim stages a beautiful surprise for Lola, and Jay can’t believe it when he discovers what Ben has done.
Lola’s loved ones brace themselves for what’s to come, Honey and Phil go on a desperate mission, and Kim struggles when a fan accosts her in the salon.
Jay faces the most difficult moment of his life.
George Knight arrives in Walford with his daughters Gina and Anna, and their presence is immediately felt at The Vic. The Knight girls immediately catch the attention of one Walford resident, and Ben has to face the consequences of his actions.
A shocking revelation from George provokes Linda to lash out, Freddie and Bobby pursue the Knight girls, and Ben and Jay are worried about withdrawn Lexi.
Suki and Eve make a decision about their future, Keanu is stunned by Sharon’s gift, and George opens up about his past.
Suki puts her daring plan into action, Linda quizzes the Knight girls, and Ben and Jay share Lola’s memory box with Lex.
Suki’s actions have far-reaching consequences, an irritated Keanu is thrown together with Reiss, and George opens up to Linda.
The finger of suspicion is pointed at Nish, Rocky’s world is turned upside down by news from Jo, and Elaine makes a mistake when trying to matchmake Gina and Freddie.
Ravi makes a shocking admission to Vinny, Bobby is alarmed when he overhears Rocky conversation, and Freddie discusses his future.
Suki has a lot of explaining to do to Vinny, Stacey is angry when she realises she hasn’t been listened to, and Linda sets up a pamper party for Elaine and the Knight girls.
Suki makes a decision that will affect the rest of her life, Amy is concerned for Lily, and Linda starts digging for more info on George and Rose’s marriage.
Vinny and Eve have a dangerous clash, Phil agrees to do some digging on George for Linda, and Ben and Lexi fall out over Lola’s funeral.
An off-the-book investigation brings trouble to Callum’s door, Suki tries to clean up Vinny’s mess, and Ben makes a mistake with Lexi.
Phil starts delving into George’s past, Ravi takes control at Suki’s behest, Bobby tries his best to make Kathy happy.
The truth about what happened to Rose Knight is finally revealed.
George struggles to come to terms with recent news, Billy attempts to distract himself from reality, and Finlay learns an unsettling truth.
The residents of Walford prepare to say a final farewell to Lola, Whitney and Zack agree on a promising step in their relationship, and Suki resorts to drastic measures to protect her family.
Gina spirals as she learns the truth, and Ben steps in to help Jay cope with his grief.
Gina and Anna prepare to take drastic measures, Elaine is determined to restore peace at the Vic, and Zack gets more than he bargained for, trying to impress Felix.
Kim faces her day in court, Martin tries to support struggling Lily, and Elaine’s wedding plans suffer a hitch.
The Slaters and Brannings attend a family conference about Lily’s baby. Whitney decides to throw a moving in party for Zack. Elaine launches ‘Bride Club’ for Kat, Sharon and Kathy.
Ravi tries to talk to Chelsea at Zack’s party. Patrick worries about Denise and Kim. Kat and Sharon clash at Bride Club.
Stacey tries to convince Martin that Theo is trustworthy. Howie struggles to celebrate his birthday. Keanu gets relationship advice from an unlikely source.
Keanu is stunned when Lisa returns with Peggy, Kim’s family prepare to welcome her home from prison, and Jean meddles in Stacey’s love life.
Keanu is overjoyed to be spending time with his daughter Peggy, Stacey goes on a date with Theo despite Martin’s misgivings, and Kim’s return to work doesn’t go as planned.
Phil quizzes Lisa, who's being cagey about Louise, a desperate Keanu takes matters into his own hands, and Eve offers Stacey some romantic advice.
Rocky’s stag night sees the groom go rogue, Kathy’s hurt by a cutting comment at her hen do, Lisa's presence continues to cause suspicions for Phil.
It’s Kathy and Rocky’s wedding day, Sharon asks Keanu to come clean, and double-booked Stacey finds herself in an awkward position.
Rocky’s past comes back to haunt him, Lisa is caught in a lie, and Jean gives Stacey relationship advice.
Sharon is determined to get the truth about Lisa, Martin and Stacey unite for a family conference about Lily’s baby, and Rocky is given an ultimatum.
Keanu seeks legal advice over access to Peggy, Martin has a decision to make about his future, and Ben is less than impressed with Rocky.
Keanu faces the consequences of Lisa’s actions. Martin struggles with Stacey’s cam work. Howie gives Kim a pep talk.
Martin’s emotions get the better of him. Suki and Kathy raise the stakes. Kim takes the first steps to help herself.
Stacey gets a disturbing request. Zack offers his sister some advice. Freddie tries to raise job-seeker Alfie’s spirits.
Eve and Stacey look for answers. Alfie gets some good news and tries to prove himself. Linda and Sharon are forced to talk.
Anna gets caught out after making a rash decision, Freddie helps Alfie plan a surprise that gives him food for thought, and Eve and Stacey hatch a plan.
Stacey’s fears escalate, Freddie seeks to find out the truth, and tensions rise between Anna and Gina.
Bobby helps Freddie put a secret plan into action, and Elaine attempts to distract Gina and Anna.
Freddie struggles to process the truth, Bobby opens up to Anna about his past, and Sonia finds herself in a potential predicament.
Honey tries to reach out to a friend in need, Patrick is rocked by a surprise visitor, and Reiss and Sonia are at loggerheads.
Callum begs Ben to open up, Kim and Denise try to make Patrick see sense, and Zack is hopeful for the future.
Ben seeks comfort from an unlikely source, and Zack and Whitney struggle to see eye to eye.
Reiss takes control of a tricky situation. Ben makes a brave move. Sharon tries to talk sense into Zack.
Tensions rise between Alfie and Tommy, a mystery woman comes looking for Eve, leaving Suki jealous, and Theo continues to try to win Stacey’s trust.
Alfie attempts to smooth things over with Tommy, Bobby’s plan to get closer to Anna backfires, and Vinny is worried about Suki.
Alfie gets some worrying news, Eve is shocked when she learns the truth about her past, and Freddie plays matchmaker.
A distraught Eve spirals downwards and lashes out, Tommy senses Alfie isn’t revealing the truth, and Bobby worries that Anna has eyes for someone else.
Phil reminds Alfie to take his health seriously, Anna takes a huge step in the search for her mum, and Eve spirals downwards as she struggles to process the truth.
Yolande struggles to admit the truth about what's been going on, Suki and Stacey come to Eve’s rescue, and Theo ups his manipulation to get closer to Stacey.
Stacey is spooked by a shock event, Bobby is surprised when help arrives, and Yolande faces an ultimatum.
Martin is concerned for Stacey, Phil and Alfie support each other, and Bobby stands up for himself.
After 25 years away, Cindy arrives back in the square, the Knights excitedly prepare for Anna’s surprise 21st birthday in the Vic, and there are fireworks as Kathy comes face to face with a ghost from her past.
George finally learns the truth, Peter prepares to face the music with Kathy, and Ian has an awkward reunion with former friends and foes.
Cindy and Ian’s arrival sends shockwaves through the square, Gina goes into self-destruct mode, and Bobby fears for his relationship.
The Knights reel from recent events, Cindy makes a decision, and Alfie puts a roof over an old friend’s head.
Stacey finds herself in danger, Freddie confides in Alfie, and Ben struggles as Lexi prepares for her first big life event without Lola.
Stacey fights to protect her family, Jack is choked by a gesture, and Ian makes big promises.
Ian goes above and beyond to impress, and Sonia helps Reiss in his hour of need.
Ian relies on Alfie for support, and Reiss is upset about being the talk of the town.
Kat is furious about being kept in the dark, Lily struggles with motherhood, and Emma makes an unwelcome return.
Phil tries to make amends, Chelsea faces a big life change, and Ben lays down the law.
Chelsea and Ravi’s party doesn’t go as they'd hoped, Jay fears he’s letting Lola down, and Alfie’s plans upset Kat.
Sharon gets an intriguing opportunity, Jean tries to guide Stacey and Lily, and Kat makes an announcement.
Suki hatches a dangerous plan, Phil lies in a desperate attempt to conceal a truth, and Jack offers Stacey a shoulder to cry on.
Suki takes a big risk to get the truth, and Sharon steps in to save Phil. It’s Kat’s hen do, but the event does not go without a hitch.
It’s the day of Phil and Kat’s wedding, and Suki regrets her actions.
Phil reels when he learns the truth, and Ian gives Cindy an ultimatum.
Cindy is determined to make her business dream happen, Tommy puts his faith in Phil, and George returns with some good news.
Ravi is plunged into a nightmare, Gina opens up to an unexpected confidante, and Sonia and Reiss have their second IVF appointment
George tries to keep his enemies close, Denise is hit with accusations from Ravi, and Stacey is mortified when she realises what is happening.
With no other option available to her, Stacey takes matters into her own hands, Gina unleashes fireworks in The Vic, and Whitney and Zack prepare for their new chapter.
Stacey hopes for a positive outcome. Whitney and Zack take an important step forward. Freddie gets an unwanted request
Theo refuses to back down. The past haunts Freddie. Anna tries to support a friend in need.
Jean worries for Stacey. Bobby is given pause for thought. Lily struggles with motherhood.
Callum makes an unexpected discovery. Whitney and Zack receive big news. Rocky tries to romance Kathy.
Jay struggles in the face of temptation. Sharon gets an offer and is seriously tempted. Ravi receives some shocking news.
Callum steps in to help a friend. Keanu takes a stand. Vinny has a brainwave about Nugget.
Karen comes up with a devious plan. Harvey is concerned about Rocky. Ben frets over Jay’s wellbeing.
Denzel puts a plan into action to reach out to Nugget. Keanu has a big decision.
Ravi learns an alarming truth, Rocky's attempts to make peace quickly turn to chaos, and Keanu and Karen put their plan into action.
A new face on the square stirs up trouble, Sharon makes a big decision, and Rocky agrees to a secret deal.
Ravi struggles in the wake of recent events, Honey attempts to get through to Jay, and Sharon and Kathy come together for a plan.
Jay is overcome with guilt, and Cindy and Ian’s hopes are scuppered.
Jay makes a confession to Billy, Cindy gets emotional after a trip down memory lane, and Reiss’s gift gives Sharon food for thought.
Jay desperately tries to right his wrongs, Karen enlists Zack’s help, and Cindy offers an olive branch.
George raises his concerns, Sharon makes a decision about Albie’s future, Cindy and Ian take a gamble on a business venture.
The Mitchells reel in the wake of recent events, and Cindy steps in to help Gina.
Halloween brings a shock for Linda, Ben tries to protect Lexi from more heartache, and Nish lays down the law.
Keanu tries to play the hero, and Halloween at The Vic continues. A desperate Rocky has nowhere to turn.
Karen voices her fears to Keanu, there’s chaos at the cafe when the fuse box blows, and Ian and Cindy realise their latest business move has consequences.
Sharon’s world is turned upside down, Harvey takes drastic action, and Ben struggles with the arrival of the police at Jay’s hospital bedside.
Keanu and Karen find themselves in hot water, Rocky’s desperation grows, and Ian and Cindy continue to ruffle feathers with their new business.
Keanu tries to right a wrong, and Rocky makes a dangerous decision.
Sharon reels from recent events. Reiss and Sonia face a bump in their fertility journey.
Reiss gets relationship advice from the residents of Walford, and Karen makes her feelings known.
The Beales are distraught in the wake of recent events, Sharon makes a decision about her future, and Alfie prepares to face the music.
Kathy finds herself in hot water, Cindy lets her emotions get the better of her, and Sharon receives a worrying call.
Sharon receives life-changing news, and Eve explores a new love interest.
Zack offers some much-needed advice, and Cindy tries to right her wrongs.
Ian and Cindy’s business launch gets overshadowed, Vinny worries about Suki’s mental wellbeing, and Elaine voices her concerns.
George faces the consequences of his actions, Priya’s antics compromise her future in Walford, and Phil is put in an awkward position.
Linda has an impossible choice to make, Billy provides a shoulder to cry on, and Suki looks to the future.
Linda has an impossible choice to make, Billy provides a shoulder to cry on, and Suki looks to the future.
Suki faces a new setback, Stacey puts a risky plan into action, and Mitch’s suspicions are raised.
Nish stumbles upon new information, Stacey tries to remain resolute, and Keanu and Karen face new fears.
Nish calls on Ravi to see out a plan, Stacey drunkenly reveals a truth, and Mitch demands answers.
Ravi is forced to make a choice, and Jack makes a decision that might compromise his livelihood.
Ethan is rocked by an invitation, Suni is not in a good place, and Brenda encourages Pollard to speak to Manpreet
Phil is determined to get answers, Denise delivers an ultimatum, and Yolande starts recruiting for the community choir.
Sonia and Reiss reach the next stage of their IVF journey, Elaine resorts to bribery, and Ravi needles Denise.
Kathy provides a shoulder to cry on, the battle lines are drawn between Yolande and Elaine, and Reiss endures another difficult night.
Things go from bad to worse for Keanu, and Dean receives an unexpected visitor.
Linda prepares to face her first Christmas without Mick, Keanu and Nish come to blows, and Sonia and Reiss take a positive step.
Sharon takes precautions, and Stacey is touched by a gesture.
Stacey acts on impulse, and Kim tries to play matchmaker.
Denise and Jack’s marriage is on the rocks, Alfie strikes a Christmas deal with Honey, and Stacey receives an unexpected gift.
Suki puts a dangerous plan into action, Kim offers some harsh but honest advice, and Sharon and Keanu celebrate a positive step.
Denise makes a decision, disaster strikes for Sharon, and Dean hatches a plan after receiving advice from an unlikely source.
Howie saves the carol concert at the eleventh hour, Linda takes control of a situation, and Sharon, Kathy, Linda, Stacey, Suki and Denise try to suppress their inner torment.