But upcoming episodes see another spanner in the works for Bailey, as she gets some more bad news.
Rainie Highway (Tanya Franks) goes with Bernie to her doctor’s appointment but the doctor tells her there are a few factors that may mean complications with a potential pregnancy.
Bernadette desperately tries to convince Rainie it will be fine, but Rainie is unsure, they only have one chance.
She agreed to surrogacy because her family is desperate for money, will her chance to help get them out of the crisis be taken away from her?
Elsewhere, Vi tells Stuart Highway (Ricky Champ) she’s going to stay in Walford – but he doesn’t seem pleased.
EastEnders continues on Friday at 8pm on BBC One.