The drama escalates on EastEnders next week as the hunt for Albie continues and Rocky sets fire to the cafe.
Sharon conceals the £50,000 ransom note from the police but later reveals all to Phil and Kat, who agree to lend her the money to pay Albie’s “kidnapper”. Phil insists on going with Keanu to drop the money off and he panics as his actions are about to be exposed.
Meanwhile, Rocky is desperate to find the funds to pay back his loan and later reveals to Harvey that he plans to set fire to the cafe and claim money on insurance. Later, he tampers with the electrics and manages to start a fire.
A panicked Bobby sees the blaze inside the café and attempts to extinguish it. But as he’s doing so, it explodes and traps an unconscious Bobby inside.
At No.43, Sharon conceals the £50,000 ransom note from the police as she fears for Albie’s safety but later reveals all to Kat and Phil, who agree to lend her the money to pay the kidnapper
Meanwhile, Karen fumes at Keanu and worries about the consequences of the fake kidnapping before secretly dropping a second ransom note detailing a time and location for the cash
Sharon reasons they must go along with the kidnapper’s wishes for fear they’ll hurt Albie but Phil suggests he’ll drop the money and deal with the low life that took him. Keanu panics, realising that his actions are about to be rumbled