EastEnders SPOILER: Karen Taylor accuses Rainie of relapsing after Mick Carter concocts lie


EastEnders SPOILER: Karen Taylor accuses Rainie Highway of relapsing after Mick Carter concocts a shocking lie to hide Linda’s baby’s paternity


EastEnders’ Mick Carter will go to dark new measures to hide his wife Linda’s baby secret this week, as he claims Rainie Highway has started using drugs again.

In scenes set to air on Tuesday, Karen Taylor furiously accuses Rainie of relapsing after Mick concocts the lie to hide the truth that the father of Linda’s newborn baby is actually Max Branning.

Karen angrily confronts Rainie and her husband Stuart after learning of Mick’s explosive claims, and it remains to be seen whether she will expose the landlord’s secret.

Explosive: EastEnders’ Mick Carter will go to dark new measures to hide his wife Linda’s baby secret this week, as he claims Rainie Highway has started using drugs again

Spoiler snaps from the scenes show Karen (played by Lorraine Stanley) storming over to Rainie (Tanya Franks) in the Square to demand answers.

She and daughter Bernadette (Clair Norris) are stunned when Mick (Danny Dyer) claims Rainie has relapsed.

Fans will have to wait and see whether Rainie, who is convinced that Max (Jake Wood) is the father of Linda’s baby, will expose the Carters’ secret.

Raging: In scenes set to air on Tuesday, Karen Taylor furiously accuses Rainie of relapsing after Mick concocts the lie to hide the truth about the father of Linda's newborn baby

Raging: In scenes set to air on Tuesday, Karen Taylor furiously accuses Rainie of relapsing after Mick concocts the lie to hide the truth about the father of Linda’s newborn baby

Dramatic: Fans will have to wait and see whether Rainie, who is convinced that Max (Jake Wood) is the father of Linda's baby, will expose the Carters' secret

Dramatic: Fans will have to wait and see whether Rainie, who is convinced that Max (Jake Wood) is the father of Linda’s baby, will expose the Carters’ secret

Monday’s show saw Mick confront Rainie after he discovered posters around the Square asking residents to guess the paternity of Linda’s baby.

Finding her in the café, Mick said: ‘You keep on attacking my family, and not knowing where Abi is will be the least of your problems.’ 

When Rainie insisted that Max ‘will hear about the baby, he will come back and there’s nothing you can do about it’, Mick made his shocking claim to the Taylors.

Threatening: Monday's show saw Mick confront Rainie after he discovered posters around the Square asking residents to guess the paternity of Linda's baby

Threatening: Monday’s show saw Mick confront Rainie after he discovered posters around the Square asking residents to guess the paternity of Linda’s baby

Linda has been trying to hide the truth about baby’s paternity, after a steamy affair with Max last year.

Mick has insisted he is the baby’s father, but Rainie began to notice inconsistencies in Linda’s story, with fans eagerly waiting to see when the truth will be exposed.

Linda is set to take a break from the Square in the coming weeks after actress Kellie Bright welcomed her third child, so it remains to be seen how she will depart Walford.

EastEnders continues on Tuesday at 7:30pm on BBC One. 

Back soon: EastEnders continues on Tuesday at 7:30pm on BBC One

Back soon: EastEnders continues on Tuesday at 7:30pm on BBC One

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