A depressed Pauline Fowler is persuaded to give her estranged husband Arthur Fowler some time to spend with their youngest child Martin Fowler. Arthur meets up with Christine Hewitt at Walford Allotments. he does not want to be part of her divorce proceedings but Christine says Arthur was named as correspondent. Pauline goes to the allotment to speak to Arthur but sees him hugging Christine. Arthur sees her and tries to go after her but she goes back home and packs all his stuff. Gita Kapoor is upset over her mother's death.