Later, the couple can't agree on the best approach of how to talk to Michael. Kat then becomes particularly annoyed over Alfie's obsession with talking about football tactics. At the end of her tether, Kat heads to the flat and meets her lover there…
Meanwhile, Janine panics when another baby on the ward becomes ill and is rushed off for emergency attention. An emotional Janine immediately calls Michael, asking him to visit as she can't do this without him. However, Michael has just discovered that the combination to the safe has been changed, and he's hurt by Janine's obvious lack of trust in him. Later, Michael arrives at the hospital and watches unseen as Janine holds her baby. He then feels left out, fearing that they seem like a family unit without him.
Elsewhere, with Lola grounded following all the recent trouble, Shirley offers to watch her for Billy. Taking her role as guardian seriously, Shirley even removes the inner door handle from Lola's bedroom to lock her in. However, it's not long before a mishap leaves them both trapped inside. Shirley then begins to confide in Lola about the Carly situation and the pair end up bonding over motherhood, with Shirley giving Lola the confidence that she'll be a good mum.
Also today, Rose leaves Walford to visit Dot.