Episode 3775
BBC transmission date 21 April 2009
Viewers  ? million
Duration 30 minutes
Executive Producer Diederick Santer
Director Laurence Wilson
Writer Paul Campbell
Credits See List
Previous episode Episode 3774 (20 April 2009)
Next episode Episode 3776 (23 April 2009)


Zainab pretends that she is felling unwell and Masood is suspicious so doesn’t pass on the message that the book club is cancelled. Zainab is dressed up and ready to go out when the book club arrive at her house. She can’t get rid of them so texts Bob to say she will be late. Masood confides in Jane that he thinks Zainab is having an affair but Jane is not convinced. When Zainab goes to her meeting it is not with Bob but her son, Syed.

Roxy receives a solicitor’s letter from Jack. They spend the afternoon in the park with Amy and have a good time. They are getting on well and later Jack rips up the solicitor’s letter and they kiss.

Dotty shows Nick a picture she has drawn of her dream house where they will live once Dot is dead. Dot finds Nick in the kitchen and tells him to leave but he says he only wants to see Dotty. He returns the money he took in exchange for Dotty. Nick tells Dotty that from now on they will follow his plan and they agree to start making Dot appear confused.

Heather spends the afternoon with the Brownies, while Phil and Shirley spend the afternoon at the flat. Heather returns unexpectedly with two brownies only to find Phil drunk and half naked in the kitchen. Heather rushes the girls out before they see him.

Patrick is unhappy that Theo is back on the scene but eventually gives his blessing for Chelsea’s sake. He still can’t forgive Tommy but thinks it’s time he sought forgiveness from Ruth’s family. They won’t let him in the house and this makes Patrick even angrier with Tommy. He heads off to the hospital to confront him.


Zainab Masood Nina Wadia
Syed Masood Marc Elliott
Masood Ahmed Nitin Ganatra
Jane Beale Laurie Brett
Roxy Slater Rita Simons
Jack Branning Scott Maslen
Ronnie Mitchell Samantha Womack
Patrick Trueman Rudolph Walker
Denise Wicks Diane Parish
Libby Fox Belinda Owusu
Chelsea Fox Tiana Benjamin
Theo Kelly Rolan Bell
Heather Trott Cheryl Fergison
Shirley Carter Linda Henry
Phil Mitchell Steve McFadden
Dot Branning June Brown
Nick Cotton John Altman
Dotty Molly Conlin
Val Sian Howard