Theres terror and violence in soapland as more than one show centres around a horrifying gun situation. In Emmerdale, Lachlan Whites killer rampage culminates in him being sent over the edge and as he arms himself, a shot rings out. And someone is on the receiving end of a gun going off in EastEnders too as Stuart Highways revenge has terrible results.
Over in Coronation Street, its all change in the cast as Jim McDonald rejoins the ranks, much to Steves annoyance. And in Hollyoaks, evil Buster Smith frames Scott Drinkwell for his own crimes against Ollie Morgan.
Also included in the preview below are a brand new passionate affair, a formidable arrival in Walford and a surprise kiss between two friends.
A familiar face turns up in Coronation Street, throwing Steves stag do into chaos. But Jims arrival doesnt go down well as Steve walks out and Peter launches himself at him. But Liz agrees to speak to Steve on Jims behalf.
After Sophie and Isla are left irked by their mums trying to set them up, Paula surprises Sophie by revealing she is bisexual and very interested in her! As the pair kiss, they decide to keep things a secret from Sally.
Roy suffers a reaction to a bee sting and Ali saves him with an epi pen but when Roy wakes up, its Jude he sees. Jude doesnt correct him when Roy thanks him and Angie is left impressed by his apparent heroism.
Carla makes Sinead work overtime for using offcuts from the factory but when Daniel talks her round, he kisses her gratefully on the cheek. Sinead later confronts Carla about this but starts to bleed and is taken to hospital.
After Stuart goads Mick into almost attacking him, the Queen Vic is consumed with a nasty atmosphere and Halfway asks Whitney to stay so he can know shes safe. Stuart lies in wait and before long, a gunshot rings out…
Jack is making plans to propose to Mel but just as he has got the question out, her ex Ray arrives on the scene thanks to Hunter. Later, as Ray gets accustomed to Walford, he invites Mel and Hunter to dinner and ensures Jack comes along too.
After Stuart manipulates Dennis into doing another job for him, he is furtive and later his fears mount as a shot rings out across Albert Square. Dennis asks Sharon to sit with him as his nerves increase.
After Lachlan attacks Sam when he makes a grim discovery, Belle learns the truth about the man she is with and he ends up grabbing her as she tries to escape. It culminates in a rampage as Lachlan grabs a gun.
Victoria goes on a date with newcomer Ellis but when he flirts with other girls, Matty picks a fight with him. Later, after a row with Moira, Matty moves in with Victoria and she then leans in for a kiss.
Ellis turns out to be Jessies son and Marlon lets him stay. As Ellis asks Jessie about the relationship, he asks his mum whether she has told Marlon their secret and she responds that she will only do that if she has to.
After the pictures Buster took of Ollie are found, Luke realises what has happened to his son – but it is Scott who is arrested and Buster wastes no time in setting him up further by spreading his name and details of the accusation across social media.
Damon is determined to make amends with Holly and when he sees her out jogging in the village, Brody pushes him to speak to her. As Damon reaches out to Holly, is she in a forgiving mood or is it over for good?
- Bernice grows closer to Dr Cavanagh in Emmerdale as she rethinks her relationship with Daz.
- Keanu makes a shocking discovery by the canal in EastEnders but Sharon urges him not to go to the police.
- Tyrone discovers some family secrets at his mums will reading in Coronation Street.
- Darren calls things off with Mandy so she makes a decision in Hollyoaks.
- Tina discovers that Dylan has retracted his statement against Stuart in EastEnders.
- Carla decides to try and reunite Peter and Toyah in Coronation Street.
- Joe hits the bottle so Noah reaches out to Graham in Emmerdale.
- Glenn returns to Hollyoaks much to Maxine and Graces horror.