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Whitney confronts Abi about her fling with Lee

Whitney Dean’s world comes crashing down on her next week, but will she discover the truth about Lee’s cheating?

Abi Branning and Lee Carter had a brief fling when both under the influence – but now that Lauren has discovered the truth, will she tell her best mate Whitney?

In the Vic, Lauren comes to see Abi during one of her shifts, when Abi reveals that she had chlamydia during their one-night-stand, and that she gave him it.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 26/07/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - July - September 2016 - TX: 01/08/2016 - Episode: EastEnders July - September  2016 - 5325 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 26th JULY, 2016* Abi admits to Lauren that she gave Lee Chlamydia. Abi Branning (LORNA FITZGERALD), Lauren Branning (JACQUELINE JOSSA) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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However, unbeknownst to the Branning girls, Aunt Babe is eavesdropping and is hearing EVERYTHING.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 26/07/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - July - September 2016 - TX: 01/08/2016 - Episode: EastEnders July - September  2016 - 5325 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 26th JULY, 2016* Aunt Babe overhears Abi’s conversation to Lauren. Aunt Babe (ANNETTE BADLAND) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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As usual, Babe decides to take matters into her own hands and confronts Abi, telling her she knows about her fling with Lee.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 26/07/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - July - September 2016 - TX: 01/08/2016 - Episode: EastEnders July - September  2016 - 5325 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 26th JULY, 2016* Babe tells a frightened Abi that she knows about her fling with Lee. Abi Branning (LORNA FITZGERALD), Aunt Babe (ANNETTE BADLAND) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
© BBC / Jack Barnes
WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 26/07/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - July - September 2016 - TX: 01/08/2016 - Episode: EastEnders July - September  2016 - 5325 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 26th JULY, 2016* Babe tells a frightened Abi that she knows about her fling with Lee. Abi Branning (LORNA FITZGERALD), Aunt Babe (ANNETTE BADLAND) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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Soon after, Whitney confronts Abi, but will the truth finally come out?

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 26/07/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - July - September 2016 - TX: 01/08/2016 - Episode: EastEnders July - September  2016 - 5325 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 26th JULY, 2016* Whitney confronts Abi but will the truth finally come out? Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY), Johnny Carter (TED REILLY), Abi Branning (LORNA FITZGERALD) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 26/07/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - July - September 2016 - TX: 01/08/2016 - Episode: EastEnders July - September  2016 - 5325 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 26th JULY, 2016* Whitney confronts Abi but will the truth come out? Abi Branning (LORNA FITZGERALD), Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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Having confronted Abi, Whitney heads upstairs to hear Lee’s side of the story, but will he finally come clean to his fiancée?

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 26/07/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - July - September 2016 - TX: 01/08/2016 - Episode: EastEnders July - September  2016 - 5325 (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 26th JULY, 2016* Whitney confronts Lee but will the truth come out? Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY), Lee Carter (DANNY-BOY HATCHARD) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
© BBC / Jack Barnes

EastEnders airs these dramatic scenes on Monday, August 1 at 8pm on BBC One.

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