Kathy and Ben break the ice and arrange to have dinner together, meanwhile, Ben mulls over Luke’s invitation to meet his father, eventually deciding to go ahead with the meeting. Later, Ian realises Kathy is trying to leave Walford because of Ben. Ian drags Ben round to try and persuade her to stay. Knowing something is troubling Bex, Louise demands to hear what is wrong and what happened with Gethin. Bex tells all and Louise is surprised to hear the extent of Bex’s feelings for him.