At the same time, Ben isn't pleased when Phil tells him that he'll be going back to school today, wanting his son to have some normality back in his life. Later, Jay is horrified when Ben reveals that he's planning to use his psychiatric report to get out of returning to school.
Meanwhile, Bianca mistakenly believes that Shenice has stolen some of her make-up, so she storms round to The Vic to accuse her. Roxy tries to defend Shenice, but Bianca continues to exchange bitchy comments with the blonde even after Shenice's innocence is revealed. The situation escalates as Bianca launches herself at Roxy, until Derek intervenes by pulling Roxy away. Roxy is thrilled when Alfie then stands up to Derek, ordering him to let go of her. Derek and Christian both notice Roxy's delighted reaction and realise that she has feelings for Alfie. Privately, Christian asks Roxy when she's going to tell Alfie that she loves him.
Elsewhere, Mandy helps to make the re-launched café a success, but she's left upset when Derek tells Ian that she has flirted her way to success and Ian believes the villain's poisonous words.