As Shirley (Linda Henry) continues on her path of self-destruction, she gets drunk at the R&R and responds to the advances of a sleazy guy named Pete who has taken an interest in her.
Just as Shirley is leaving with the stranger, Phil (Steve McFadden) is startled to hear that Pete had behaved inappropriately with Sharon Rickman just a few minutes earlier.
Heading outside, Phil then spots Pete trying to make a move on Shirley despite her resisting.
With Pete coming on too strong with Shirley, Phil immediately steps in and punches him…
EastEnders airs these scenes on Tuesday, September 4 at 7.30pm on BBC One.
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