EastEnders’ Mick Carter is set for a showdown with his wife Linda after he confesses to cheating on her in explosive scenes airing this week.

Mick (Danny Dyer) had been keeping quiet about kissing his daughter-in-law Whitney Dean but decides to tell Linda (Kellie Bright) when she returns to live in Walford.

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As Linda struggles to comprehend the news, Whitney (Shona McGarty) gets caught up in the furore in a dramatic three-hander episode for the BBC soap.

Whitney, Linda and Mick in EastEnders
Whitney, Linda and Mick in EastEnders (BBC)

Linda is desperate to get her head around Mick’s revelation but is left questioning their future.

And the situation gets messier when he tries to point out a few home truths of his own.

Can Mick and Linda salvage their relationship?

:: The episode of EastEnders – which features only Mick, Linda and Whitney – airs on Tuesday August 8.

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