02 January 2020 22:48
EASTENDERS villain Gray Atkins will lash out and injure wife Chantelle when her pregnancy test comes back negative - and that's not all. Here's your first look at what's happening in the Square next week... 8 Gray injures Chantelle when her pregnancy test comes back negative in EastEnders Credit: BBC 1. Gray lashes out again Gray and Chantelle return from their honeymoon next week in EastEnders. The couple renewed their wedding vows to mark a new chapter in their lives, despite Chantelle having second thoughts.
But after their second honeymoon Chantelle insists it's too early for a pregnancy test. However, Gray forces her to try again for a baby and leads her upstairs. 8 Chantelle was reluctant to renew her vows to Gray in EastEnders Credit: BBC 2. Gray injures Chantelle Things seem to be picking up for Chantelle when everyone welcomes her back at the salon. But on her way home, Chantelle bumps into Jags and helps him with his shopping.
Little does she know a possessive Gray is watching and she's stunned later when he quizzes her about him. Chantelle then takes a pregnancy test and Gray gets aggressive when it's negative, grabbing her arm. 8 Louise is at the end of her tether in EastEnders Credit: BBC 3. Louise struggles to cope Next week, Louise gets tired of the Mitchells constant arguing. As Ben vents about Sharon, Louise takes Denny to the café to get some peace. But when Louise later has a go at Ben for talking about Sharon, Ben is quick to deliver some harsh home truths. 8 Karen is left disappointed by Billy in EastEnders Credit: BBC 4. Billy and Karen argue Tensions rise between Karen and Billy when she tests him next week. Later, Karen is left disappointed by Billy's actions. 8 Whitney is horrified when Leo turns up at the market in EastEnders Credit: BBC 5. Leo haunts Whitney Whitney is shocked when she learns a new stallholder is joining the market - Leo. Whitney gets a double shock later in the week when he arrives on her doorstep and asks for a chance to explain everything. 8 Mitch asks Honey out on a date in EastEnders Credit: BBC 6. Mitch upsets Honey Mitch asks a thrilled Honey on a date next week. But things take a turn for the worse on the date when Mitch quizzes Honey when she orders a salad. He shares some harsh words about her to Bernadette and Bailey. Honey is devastated when she overhears and her confidence is shattered. 8 Billy realises Honey is suffering from an eating disorder in EastEnders Credit: BBC 7. Billy steps in Honey is quick to dismiss Billy's worries when he asks her if something is wrong. Later, Lola sees Billy researching eating disorders and Billy is forced to tell her about his concerns. Billy decides he has to help Honey. 8 Ben brutally dumped Callum and told him he didn't love him in EastEnders Credit: BBC LATEST ON EASTENDERS DEAD MAN MARTIN EastEnders' Martin Fowler dices with death as he reveals 'Keanu is ALIVE' VIC SPLIT EastEnders' Mick and Linda Carter 'will break up after he exposes her lies AGAIN' 'HOW IS IT ALIVE?' EastEnders blunder as Linda's phone battery stays full after all-nighter tru identity? 8. Ben moves on Ben will tell his family he has arranged a date in an upcoming episode in the new year. Phil will be surprised to hear that Ben and Callum have broken up. Will Ben really be able to move on so soon? BBC drama boss Kate Oates and Max Bowden - who plays Ben - have both hinted that this isn't the end of the road for Ballum, with the soap set to delve further into the fan-favourite coupling in the new year. Walford women are fearing the worst in EastEnders as unhinged men continue to try and control their lives. As Chantelle Atkins (Jessica Plummer) reveals a negative pregnancy test, Gray (Toby Alexander Smith) reacts badly and injures her – and things get worse when he then interferes with who she can and can't be friends with. Elsewhere, Whitney Dean (Shona McGarty) is terrified when Leo King (Tom Wells) gets even closer to her and won't leave her alone. Elsewhere, Honey Mitchell (Emma Barton) faces a crisis of confidence after Mitch Baker (Roger Griffiths) puts his foot in it – and as Billy (Perry Fenwick) realises that she is suffering from an eating disorder, he determines to be there for her. 10 EastEnders spoilers Gray reacts badly when Chantelle's pregnancy test is negative. Ben lashes out at Louise over Sharon. Billy puts Karen to the test as they clash over Louise and Keanu. Whitney is horrified to find Leo is her new neighbouring stallholder. Gray causes Chantelle to speak harshly to Jags and Kheerat. Leo begs Whitney for a chance to talk to her. Ben heads on a date with another man following his split from Callum. Billy realises the extent of Honey's illness. Keegan and Vinny's business enterprise suffers a blow. Monday 6 January When Chantelle tells Gray that it's too soon to take a pregnancy test, he insists that they sleep together again. Later she bumps into Jags and Gray notices their friendliness. When the pregnancy test is negative, Gray's frustration explodes and Chantelle is injured. Louise is tired of the animosity in the household and tries to get Denny out of the way but there's an awkward exchange witrh Karen. back home, Ben shares some harsh words with Louise about Sharon's betrayal. Jay reminds Billy of his loyalties when Karen tests him and she is left disappointed in him. Whitney learns Leo is taking over the stall next to her and Mo suggests a seance to contact Daniel. Tuesday 7 January Later, Whitney freaks out when Leo pays for her cafe order but later he begs for a chance to explain everything. Karen is concerned by Chantelle's injury. Later, when Keegan and Bailey and then Jags and Kheerat visit, Chantelle becomes overwhelmed and abruptly asks them all to leave, terrified that Gray will find out. Billy thanks Karen when she persuades Honey to let Janet take part in the pageant. Thursday 9 January After Mitch is teased by his lack of love life, he asks Honey out on a date. But when they go for a meal, he quizzes her over ordering a salad. Later, she is hurt when she hears him criticising her to Bernie and Bailey while Billy grows frustrated by her behaviour. Ben reassures Louise and takes her and Peggy to the beauty pageant. and he is elated by Lexi's performance. Janet wows the judges with her performance. Vinny and Keegan join forces and Chantelle is rude to Kheerat to impress Gray. Friday 10 January Desperate to keep up appearances, Honey makes food for herself and the kids in front of Billy but when Billy quizzes her, she reacts badly. Later, Lola finds Billy researching eating disorders and he realises that he has to help Honey. Keegan and Vinny head off on their delivery but face a hurdle. As Gray reveals their lateness has cost them, Vinny tries to explain but Keegan silences him. Meanwhile, Denise puts Lola in charge at the salon while Ben arranges a date with another man.