He may be a raging alcoholic with a liver that’s on the verge of packing up completely, but it seems that Phil (Steve McFadden) hasn’t totally lost his allure.
After exasperating the rest of the Mitchells, Phil will soon find himself crashing on Shirley’s (Linda Henry), much to the annoyance of Buster.
And it seems that Buster (Karl Howman) has plenty to be riled up about. Because Shirley is in an uncharacteristically forgiving mood and soon finds herself reminiscing with Phil about more happier times.
As that old Mitchell magic starts to work once more, will Shirley give in to temptation? Find out whether sparks will fly when EastEnders broadcasts these scenes on Monday 21 March.
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