Episode 894
Easties 26 aug 1993'
BBC transmission date 26 August 1993
Viewers 16.14 million
Duration 30 minutes
Executive Producer Leonard Lewis
Director Garth Tucker
Writer Susan Boyd
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Previous episode Episode 893 (24th August 1993)
Next episode Episode 895 (31st August 1993)


Martin Fowler is in hospital. Pauline Fowler worries that this may be the norm when Mark Fowler gets ill. Arthur Fowler says they may find a cure for HIV by then. Phil Mitchell, Grant MitchellFrank Butcher and Pat Butcher plan a trip to France. It is a sad day in Albert Square as Dot Cotton gets ready to leave for pastures new in Kent to live with her son Nick Cotton, his girlfriend Zoe and grandson Ashley Cotton. A party is held for her in The Queen Victoria. Later on Nigel Bates asks her if she is making the right decision and she says yes.


Main cast

  • June Brown as Dot Cotton
  • Paul Bradley as Nigel
  • Wendy Richard as Pauline
  • Bill Treacher as Arthur
  • Pam St. Clement as Pat
  • Mike Reid as Frank
  • Letitia Dean as Sharon
  • Ross Kemp as Grant
  • Steve McFadden as Phil
  • Deepak Verma as Sanjay
  • John Altman as Nick Cotton
  • Elizabeth Chadwick as Zoe
  • Rossi Higgins as Ashley
  • Susan Tully as Michelle
  • Gillian Taylforth as Kathy
  • Elizabeth Power as Mrs. Hewitt
  • Nicola Stapleton as Mandy
  • Sean Maguire as Aidan
  • Sid Owen as Ricky
  • Gretchen Franklin as Ethel
  • Tommy Eytle as Jules
  • Rachel Hiew as Sylvia
  • Leonard Fenton as Dr. Legg
  • Ken Drury as Senior Doctor
  • Moira Buffini as Junior Doctor