Max and Carmel’s relationship develops further in Friday’s Eastenders

Denise realises that Max may be Carmel’s mystery man, but she denies it.

Later, after a romantic evening together, Max and Carmel go off to a hotel room together and one thing leads to another between them.

Meanwhile, Shirley gets upset when she overhears Mick and Fi discussing her future at The Vic, so she tells her son that she quits.

Elsewhere, Kush and Shakil react to the news of Carmel’s divorce, while Ted has helped to get through to Dot.