Jean Slater will be troubled by an unexpected phone call on EastEnders next week. The grandmother has been struggling in secret with the belief that her cancer has returned - although this remains uncomforted and she is choosing not to treat it.
Jean’s worries have increased since daughter Stacey Slater was wrongfully imprisoned earlier this year for pushing Ruby Allen down the stairs of the latter’s nightclub.
However, in recent weeks, Jean has grown closer to Ruby as the nightclub owner helps husband Martin Fowler to raise his children with Stacey.
Now Jean will be a real support to Ruby as she struggles with her endometriosis diagnosis and treatment. On Monday (July 26), Ruby is getting her belongings ready for her operation and thenRead more on mirror.co.uk