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Another highly proclaimed storyline was Zoe's friendship with Kelly Taylor (Brooke Kinsella). Kat moves in with Kush and makes several attempts to reconcile with Stacey which backfires in her face when Stacey hides the money that Alfie had left her. " The insider added: "Kat is vulnerable, insecure and at odds with Alfie. Kat sacks her from her job as a result. " On a lighter note, Wallace added: "There are two babies playing Tommy, called Ralph and Shane, and they're dressed in outfits like zebra-skin babygros and little denim jackets – that's the Alfie (Shane Richie) influence.  She felt that Kat's return gave the show "the vital spark [it has] been missing.  He felt the show needed to go back to its roots and bring back some traditional values. Kat Slater revealed she hadn’t seen her daughter Zoe in 15 years in EastEnders last night. Kat is furious when she finds Hayley in Walford. Linda Carter, catches them, and while Kim leaves to find the cash to pay for it, Linda prepares to call social services to tell them of Kat's irresponsibility as a mother, but Kat snatches Linda's phone and throws it across the ground. Kat attempts to rebuild their relationship but a hurt Stacey refuses and kicks Kat out of her home. Martin tries to intervene but Phil becomes aggressive with him and Stacey, in defense, hits him across the head with a wrench.  Treadwell-Collins confirmed that "the discovery that Kat has a secret son will [...] ultimately lead to the Moons realising that the answers to so many questions lie across the sea in Ireland. He is forced off by security and Kat follows, reuniting with a kiss. Having spotted her cousin Stacey Branning (Lacey Turner) from the top deck of a bus, Kat decides to track her down. A devastated Kat believes her father is to blame for Tommy's death, as he left him alone to go for a drink. ", —Ofcom's broadcast bulletin clearing the storyline, Richie revealed in an interview with This Morning that Kat and Alfie would be involved in an ongoing storyline, which he said is "going to be the biggest soap story in probably the history of soaps. Alive Later, a content Kat returns to Walford and tells Stacey and Alfie that she has finally made her peace with the past and is no longer willing to let Harry control her. Their relationship improves, but after Kat breaks up with Anthony, he and Zoe begin an affair. She turns up late, and Alfie tells her the counsellor never arrived. After an argument with Alfie, Kat agrees to move to Spain with Michael, but ultimately changes her mind and reconciles with her husband. ", Kat was written out of EastEnders temporarily in January 2012. Kat has a one-night stand with Mark Garland, which she instantly regrets. EastEnders: Who is Sean Slater, and how is he related to the Slaters? Alfie starts a relationship with Roxy, who moves in with Alfie, upsetting Kat. There are friends I might not have made without that shouting match (I have been known to quote it with abandon in many a club smoking area). She continues to harass Michael and his fiancée, Janine Butcher (Charlie Brooks), until the police get involved and caution Kat and Jean.  Wallace signed an initial one-year contract, and returned to filming in July. Bernie works out that Dermott was involved in Lance's death, and sees him on the beach with Kathleen. In the weeks following Stacey’s bipolar storyline, calls to mental health charity Bipolar UK’s helpline doubled, whilst Riley Carter Millington, who played Stacey’s half-brother Kyle, became the first transgender actor to portray a transgender character in British soap history.  Laura-Jayne Tyler of Inside Soap enjoyed Kat's 2018 reintroduction and said that Wallace returned "on full gas, giving nothing less than her trademark powerhouse performances". Fiercely defensive of her sisters, Kat embarks on a feud with Little Mo's abusive husband Trevor Morgan - though has a fling with Lynne's boyfriend Garry Hobbs. Kat explained how Harry groomed her as a child and raped her when she was 13-years-old… Much to Zoe's frustration, Kat is often over-protective of her. Kat tells Gerry that she believes Alfie does not love her any more and so she wants to end their marriage. Kat then finds out information about Redwater but she and Alfie then leave for Spain. Kat sees this and screams. Mo returns to Walford, telling Stacey that Kat has died. ", It was thought that Ryan was going to quit the soap after several reports of her leaving EastEnders.  An insider said: "The trouble is that while Alfie is busy playing that game, a delivery driver who calls at the Queen Vic makes a big play for Kat – and soon she's facing serious temptation. When Ian tells Kat that Hayley rejected Alfie's offer to be a part of Cherry's life, a sympathetic Kat allows him to spend time with their children. Kat embarks on a brief fling with Steve Owen, much to the annoyance of his girlfriend Mel Healy. She finds work in The Queen Victoria public house as a barmaid, where she is an instant hit with the customers. Chrissie agrees, but in return, asks for an alibi. However, Kat convinces Phil to give them their jobs and home back, by telling him she is trying to repair their relationship after the affair. I want to achieve Cindy Beale proportions! Alfie informs Kat that he has taken a loan from Eddie Moon (David Essex) but Kat later learns that Eddie is in financial difficulties and so could not have lent them money. But before she has a chance to get used to the idea she suffers a miscarriage. Kat arrives in Walford on 18 September 2000, along with her family: father Charlie (Derek Martin), sisters Lynne (Elaine Lordan), Little Mo (Kacey Ainsworth) and Zoe (Michelle Ryan), and grandmother Mo Harris (Laila Morse). But it’s worth noting that this isn’t limited simply to services to drama.