It's the day of Derek's funeral and the Brannings family plan to give him a decent send-off. But Joey, Max, Jack and Kat continue to be haunted of their actions on the night of his death, and when Carol discovers the letter that Derek hid from David, she refuses to attend his funeral. Things completely descend into chaos when Kirsty manages to get her claws back into Max. Meanwhile, a few harsh words from Lucy prompts Lauren to finally face how damaged her life has become. But she must race to stop Lucy from telling the police the truth about the car crash. Elsewhere, Derek's funeral fuels Alfie's determination to make a fresh start - erasing Kat from his life completely.