Bex Fowler makes a surprise confession to bestie Louise

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Bex Fowler reveals to Louise how much of a crush she had on Gethin, leaving Louise shocked by the strength of her friend's feelings.

Louise is concerned by Bex’s mood, realising she seems troubled. When Louise questions Bex on what happened with Gethin, Bex blurts out the whole story. Louise is shocked to learn how much of a crush on Gethin she has. When she realises that Shakil is still keen on Bex, Louise decides to play matchmaker. Will her plan backfire?

Kathy and Ben arrange to have dinner together to talk things through following Kathy’s shock revelation about the rape. Ben still isn’t sure whether to go through with Luke’s invitation to meet up with Willmott Brown. In the end, he decides he needs to meet his mother’s rapist face-to-face…

Honey, Michelle, Carmel and Kim prepare for their fund-raising Safari Supper Night. When Karen wants to make the pudding, an unsure Honey agrees. Will their evening go to plan?

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Rachel Lucas
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Rachel is a soaps and TV writer for, soaps podcaster and resident soap expert for UK TV listings magazines What's On TV and TV Times. After graduating with an art and design degree from Birmingham City University, she found her true calling in all things soap and has been writing about them for magazines and websites for over 20 years. A self-confessed soap addict, she's always had a great love of all the UK and Aussie soaps and owns everything from a Neighbours 1990 Annual to a DVD box set of classic Corrie episodes to prove it.