Show boss Kate teased what was to come for the residents of Walford after the latest tragedy, saying: “Much, much changed for some, because obviously, the consequences are going to be so severe.
“The whole point of disaster of this magnitude is that it has a huge impact. And if you can imagine a community, anyway, you know, facing something like this, it has long standing consequences.
“People remember this for a long time to come. But, the beauty of having all the different clans with different days and how this will impact each of those moving forward the narratives drive on for, as I say, months and months, and in some cases, they’ll be big consequences, this story in you know, a year to come, and we know where that’s going,” she added.
With Stuart managing to come out of the boat party unfazed, could he find himself in a worrying turn of events after this latest clue?
EastEnders continues on Monday at 8pm on BBC One.