EastEnders spoilers: Gray Atkins gets wasted at Chantelle’s memorial as the guilt of her murder crushes him


GRAY Atkins gets drunk at Chantelle Atkin’s memorial as he’s consumed with the guilt of her murder next week in EastEnders.

Gray killed Chantelle last year as the soap’s domestic abuse storyline came to a harrowing end.

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Gray drowns his sorrows on Chantelle’s birthday

Gray managed to cover his tracks but next week, the abuser will be left battling his guilty conscience as Chantelle’s family and friends celebrate her birthday.

Karen meets Mitch, Bailey and Bernie at Walford East as they await Gray’s arrival.

Gray texts Karen and lies he’s held up at work, but viewers will see he’s actually at The Vic downing whiskey. 

Gray pretends he’s at work to avoid Chantelle’s memorial

Later, Gray turns up to the club completely hammered and shocks Tiffany and Keegan. 

Will he expose his crime?

EastEnders viewers know that Chantelle endured months of abuse at the hands of Gray, during which he even broke her arm and manipulated her into apologising.

But after a tortuous lockdown, Chantelle finally decided to flee – and run away with Kheerat and the children.

Gray murdered Chantelle last year when she finally tried to leave him

But viewers watched Gray thwart Chantelle’s plan to flee on a family holiday to Southend when he suspected her plans and managed to keep the children at home with him.

Gray dragged Chantelle and the kids home, where she eventually blurted out that she was leaving him.

Seeing red, Gray violently pushed her over, impaling her on an upturned knife in the dishwasher. 

Chantelle begged him for help as she bled out slowly on the kitchen floor, but Gray got busy tidying up and pretended she wasn’t there.