Jean heads to Southend – alone (Photos: BBC)
Jean Slater (Gillian Wright) has been step by step getting an increasing number of sick on EastEnders as her psychological well being has deteriorated. Daughter Stacey (Lacey Turner), who additionally has bipolar, acknowledged the indicators that her mum wasn’t nicely early on however others put Jean’s exuberant conduct all the way down to excessive spirits and being in love with Harvey Monroe (Ross Boatman).
In heartbreaking scenes to be aired quickly, we’ll see Jean’s psychological well being attain disaster level when she runs away to Southend in full marriage ceremony regalia.
After Harvey has put the brakes on their marriage ceremony plans, Jean remains to be decided to get her massive day and heads off to the coast on her personal. As soon as there, she initially has a fabulous time, having fun with the feedback on her lovely marriage ceremony gown from passers-by and visiting the funfair.
In the meantime Stacey and Martin (James Bye) are heading in the direction of Southend to attempt to discover her earlier than something horrible occurs. Once they get there, they spot Jean heading in the direction of the ocean, operating throughout the sand in her massive white gown, her veil streaming out behind her.
By the point Stacey reaches her, Jean is chest-deep within the waves, her skirt billowing throughout the water. Stacey plunges into after her, anxiously attempting to coax her mum out of the ocean.
A bewildered Jean lastly begins to know what’s taking place – she’s not nicely and she or he wants assist. As she clutches at Stacey within the freezing water, will the pair of them make it out alive?
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