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Alfie finally visits the doctor about his tumour

Before he left the Square, Alfie was told the upsetting news that he had a brain tumour.

Determined to make Kat happy, he refused treatment and the couple moved to Spain.

But now, back in Walford, Alfie makes the brave decision to see his doctor about his tumour.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 02/01/2016 - Programme Name: Eastenders - TX: 04/01/2016 - Episode: 5204 (No. 5204) - Picture Shows: Ian spots a tearful Alfie sitting on the bench. Ian Beale (ADAM WOODYATT), Alfie Moon (SHANE RICHIE) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron
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Ian spots a tearful Alfie sitting on the bench.


When Ian spots a tearful Alfie sitting on Arthur’s bench, he comforts him.

Alfie finally makes the brave decision to visit the doctor, accompanied by Ian.

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But when Ian receives a call from Jane and has to go home, he asks Phil to stay with Alfie.

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After his test, Alfie tells Phil what the doctor has said.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 02/01/2016 - Programme Name: Eastenders - TX: 07/01/2016 - Episode: 5207 (No. 5207) - Picture Shows: Alfie tells Phil what the doctor has said. Alfie Moon (SHANE RICHIE), Phil Mitchell (STEVE MCFADDEN) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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Just as Alfie opens up to Phil, he gets the upsetting news that Charlie has died.

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These scenes air next week on BBC One.

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Tommy Giffen

  • Mr S

    Alfie is a complete pleb. I’m fed up of seeing him keeping stuff from Kat.