Phil Mitchell is well used to having enemies, but a new one is about to blind-side him with a threat hes not expecting in EastEnders.
Phil could be in a dangerous position when he gets on the wrong side of Ray Kelly, who weve already discovered is a cold-blooded killer, and who knows exactly what hes capable of?
Phils invited over for a belated Christmas by Kim as a big thank you for being her birthing partner, but he refuses. As he does so he receives a surprising visitor- Ray, and hes got a proposition for Phil.
Phil practically laughs in his face, but Ray is not there to take no for an answer. Things escalate as tensions rise between the two men, and Phil sends Ray on his way. Hes not about to kowtow to the likes of Ray Kelly.
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But as Ray leaves he makes a mysterious phone call, what is it all about? Whatever it is it gives him the fire to return to Phil and he dishes the Mitchell a very worrying ultimatum. What has he got over Phil?
With Rays threat weighing heavily on his mind, Phil decides to take Kim up on her offer for a thank you dinner, and hes left touched when she gives him a Christmas present.
But it wont distract from Rays ultimatum – how will Phil deal with the threat?