When Bex confides in Stacey about Shakil, Stacey betrays her confidence by telling Martin everything. This leads to fireworks when Martin goes after Shakil in the middle of the market, much to Bex’s embarrassment and she refuses to talk to her father afterwards. There’s also another awkward situation when Louise and Shakil have to kiss as part of the play.
Later, will things get any better when Kush gives Shakil some home truths over the way he’s behaved recently?
Meanwhile, Ben tries to make things up with Kathy.
Elsewhere, when the social worker returns to the Mitchell house, Sharon breaks down in front of Jay as she struggles with her ambition to give Phil the perfect Christmas.
Also today, Roxy receives a shock, while Dot turns down an invite to join Abi when she spends Christmas with her mum.