EastEnders spoilers: Ben is busted, plus Linda’s shock ultimatum

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Here are your full EastEnders spoiler guide for 9-12 May 2022. (BBC)

On EastEnders next week Ben’s guilt is dramatically exposed, plus Linda receives a final warning, and Sam is getting ruthless.

It’s your full EastEnders spoiler guide for 9-12 May 2022.

Ben is confronted about his crimes

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Lewis Butler (AIDAN O'CALLAGHAN);Ben Mitchell (MAX BOWDEN) (BBC)

Ben’s blood is left boiling when Callum’s police poster is defaced And when he spies a guy by the name of Rich laughing about the vandalism, Ben decides to seek revenge. But events take a disturbing turn when Ben lashes out and attacks the wrong person.

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An unsuspecting Callum, meanwhile, is celebrating the fact that he’s got himself a good deal on Sharon’s old flat. But just when he and Ben look set to move in together, Kathy learns from Jay that her son has been committing these acts of vigilante violence.

By Thursday, Kathy and Callum will both be seen confronting Ben, who exhibits no remorse. But will Callum, in his role as an officer of the law, decide to take the matter further?

Ultimatum for Linda

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Linda Carter (KELLIE BRIGHT) (BBC)

Jada is concerned about Linda being drunk around the children, all of which leads to Zack deciding that she can have one more chance and then she’ll be out.

Wednesday’s drama then sees Linda being issued with an ultimatum: either she reduce her drinking or she’ll have to look for somewhere else to live.

But it soon becomes clear that, despite Zack’s warning, Linda is going to find it hard to stay sober. After she’s once again left feeling pushed out by Mick, we’ll see Linda get plastered – ruining her ex’s date night with Janine in the process.

Sam wants Ruby’s

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Sam Mitchell (KIM MEDCALF) (BBC)

Sam accompanies Kat on a prison visit to see Phil, only to drop a bombshell: she reckons they should buy Ruby’s.

Kat is frustrated when Phil agrees, but things don’t go to plan when Sam misses the meeting and rival prospective buyer Jonah gets the club.

Phil, meanwhile, won’t be deterred and suggests that Kat re-mortgage the cab office so they can gazump Jonah. But Kat is adamant: they’re not getting the club. Little do they know, though, that Sam has come up with an alternative plan – one that involves threatening Denise…

Jean begs Stacey for help

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Stacey Slater (LACEY TURNER);Eve Unwin (HEATHER PEACE) (BBC)

When Stacey visits on Thursday, she’s taken aback when her mum begs for help to get out of the hospital.

After seeing another patient by the name of Ruth winding Jean up, Stacey can’t help but feel conflicted. But when she ultimately decides that the hospital is the best place for her, Jean is left devastated.

Can Stuart cope?

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Rainie Highway (TANYA FRANKS); Stuart Highway (RICKY CHAMP) (BBC)

Stuart is left troubled after he learns that Mitch has been giving Rainie a helping hand, especially after he sees just how much of a natural he is.

Later on, Rainie will be seen leaving baby Roland with a nervous Stuart – but will he able to cope with the pressure?

Kim is the victim of a robbery

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Howie is feeling excited about the prospect of a night out with Kim, but finds that she’s got the wrong end of the stick when she introduces a man as his date.

In the aftermath of this debacle, Howie tries to explain his true feelings, but finds Kim livestreaming some pricey new salon equipment.

However, when Kim gets a phone call and rushes off in a panic, she leaves the goods unattended. And Denise later discovers that they’ve been robbed…

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