The Mitchell family reel from Phil’s actions. With Phil still adamant that he wants to be alone at Christmas, he gets some tough love from Shirley.
Later, Phil visits Peggy’s grave and comes across Denise by chance. Denise also has some tough words for him, but Phil is adamant that he’s doing the right thing for the rest of the Mitchells by keeping to himself over the festive season. Is his mind made up?
Meanwhile, Linda receives some devastating news on the final night of the Christmas Show.
Elsewhere, it’s the end of an era when Dot closes up at the launderette for the final time.
Also today, Carmel invites Donna to spend Christmas with the Kazemis tomorrow.