Already suspicious that Kat could still be having an affair, a troubled Alfie feels even worse when he overhears her on the phone at the Queen Vic, telling someone that she loves and misses them.
Soon afterwards, Kat (Jessie Wallace) is quick to explain that she was talking to Charlie, who is unwell and needs her to pay a visit. However, Alfie can't help but feel unsatisfied by her explanation, wondering whether she is using Charlie as an excuse to be away from home.
When Alfie checks Kat's story by redialling the last number, he realises that she was telling the truth after all - but it's clear that there are still trust issues between the pair which are far from resolved…
EastEnders airs tonight at 8pm on BBC One.
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