But will Ben tell his husband the full story?
As Ben is threatened by a loan shark, Callum and Vi see the commotion and Callum wants to know what’s going on.
Later, seeing that his dad is about to leave for France, Ben explains his money troubles and asks for help, but Phil refuses.
At Walford East, Vi gossips about Ben’s money problems, carelessly telling Kathy whilst Kheerat listens. What could he be thinking?
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