Ian Beale’s plans turn messy when the Walford residents discover them, next week on EastEnders.
Ian is horrified when he finds a group of residents outside the cafe in protest over his plans to sell the restaurant to a supermarket chain. Worried about what the future holds for their market stalls, they decide to boycott all of Ian’s businesses.
Buster and Denise stand outside the cafe in protest.
Ian calls the police wanting to end the protest.
Kathy leaps to Ian’s defence when the residents turn on him. She talks to Buster about the protest and pleads with him to help Ian, but will her efforts be successful?
In the Vic, Ian tries to reason with the market stall holders.
Will Ian have a change of heart and decide to keep his empire intact?
EastEnders airs these scenes next week, 5th & 6th May on BBC One and BBC One HD.