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Buster and Lee steal from Belinda’s husband Neville

If you thought EastEnders was going to be all doom and gloom over the course of the next few weeks because of Peggy’s exit, think again, as there are some humorous scenes on the way!

Buster continues his protest against CostMart taking over Beale’s restaurant, and realises the campaign desperately needs funding.

Being a fishmonger, Buster sees gold when he hears of Elaine Peacock’s pond full of Carp fish and comes up with a cunning plan to steal the fish, and he enrols his grandson Lee in his plan,

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 03/05/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - TX: 09/05/2016 - Episode: 5281 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 3rd MAY, 2016* Lee & Buster are caught red-handed outside Belinda's Lee Carter (DANNY-BOY HATCHARD), 'Buster' Briggs (KARL HOWMAN) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron
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However, when Johnny and Mick realise what the pair are up to, they arrive at the lavish house to try and bail them out of any trouble.

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As they leave, Belinda catches the Carters out red-handed. Johnny is fearful that his career with the law will be in tatters if Belinda reports them to the police.

The following day, she arrives telling the Carters that the incident is forgotten and invites them over to her and her husband Neville’s home for dinner.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 03/05/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - TX: 10/05/2016 - Episode: 5282 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 3rd MAY, 2016* Mick & Linda are suspicious when Belinda spontaneously invites them over for dinner. Mick Carter (DANNY DYER), Belinda Peacock (CARLI NORRIS), Linda Carter (KELLIE BRIGHT) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron
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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 03/05/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - TX: 10/05/2016 - Episode: 5282 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 3rd MAY, 2016* Mick & Linda are suspicious when Belinda spontaneously invites them over for dinner. Mick Carter (DANNY DYER), Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY), Belinda Peacock (CARLI NORRIS), Linda Carter (KELLIE BRIGHT) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron
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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 03/05/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - TX: 10/05/2016 - Episode: 5282 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 3rd MAY, 2016* Mick & Linda are suspicious when Belinda spontaneously invites them over for dinner. Mick Carter (DANNY DYER), Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY), Belinda Peacock (CARLI NORRIS), Linda Carter (KELLIE BRIGHT) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron
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Suspicious, Mick and Linda reluctantly go to Belinda’s home, but things soon take an unexpected turn…

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 03/05/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - TX: 10/05/2016 - Episode: 5282 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 3rd MAY, 2016* Neville shows Mick his hot tub. Neville Peacock (GARY WEBSTER), Mick Carter (DANNY DYER) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron
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EastEnders airs these scenes next week on BBC One and BBC One HD.

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