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Hollyoaks spoilers: RUMBLED! Liam Donovan tells Mercedes he knows who her blackmailer is!

Mercedes McQueen and Liam Donovan

Liam Donovan leaves Mercedes reeling when he reveals the identity of the mystery blackmailer who's been sending her threatening texts!

Liam Donovan (Jude Monk McGowan) has some shock news for Mercedes McQueen (Jennifer Metcalfe). He knows who has been sending the threatening text messages saying, ‘I know what you did!’ and he is about to reveal the culprit!

Mercedes has been sent into a panic thinking that the person knows she was responsible for the hit and run car crash which put Grace Black (Tamara Wall) in hospital and left her wheelchair-bound.

Mercedes McQueen and Liam Donovan

Mercedes McQueen and Liam Donovan were responsible for the hit and run

However she’s in for an even more unsettling shock when Liam tells her he knows exactly who has been putting the frighteners on her.

Mercedes is reeling when her partner-in-crime reveals the identity of the mystery blackmailer. It couldn't be a worse person! But what exactly have they found out about Mercedes? After all, she’s hiding more than one secret right now!

Following the bombshell, Mercedes comes to a big decision but Liam’s not happy about it. Wanting revenge, he prints out a picture of him and Mercedes kissing passionately which has been captured on security footage at his club. Pleased with the results he gets ready to send the incriminating picture to Mercedes' husband Sylver (David Tag). Here you go mate! This is what your wife has been getting up to behind your back!

Liam Donovan and Mercedes McQueen

Mercedes McQueen and Liam Donovan have been enjoying passionate trysts behind Sylver's back

Elsewhere bridezilla Maxine Minniver (Nicki Sanderson) and her fiancé Damon Kinsella (Jacob Morgan) have just 24 hours to raise the money they need for the plush wedding venue Maxine has set her heart on. Either they pay up pronto or they lose the booking and it goes to someone else.

Maxine Minniver tries on wedding dresses

Maxine Minniver wants her wedding day to be perfect and has already gone way over budget!

Maxine still has the crowd-funded money which she was supposed to be using for private health-care. Will she or Damon be tempted to plunder the cash to splash on their wedding day instead?

Meanwhile Joel Dexter (Rory Douglas-Speed) and Goldie McQueen (Chelsee Healey) have been enjoying some serious flirting. However Joel feels he needs to let Goldie down gently and tells her that nothing is ever going to happen between them leaving Goldie deflated.

Joel Dexter and Goldie McQueen

Goldie McQueen and Joel Dexter

But will Joel stick to his guns or will man-eater Goldie work her charm and get him to change his mind?

Hollyoaks is shown weekdays on C4 at 6.30pm with the next episode following on E4


Tess Lamacraft
Senior Writer for What's On TV, TV Times, TV & Satellite week,

Tess is a senior writer for What’s On TV, TV Times, TV & Satellite and She's been writing about TV for over 25 years and worked on some of the UK’s biggest and best-selling publications including the Daily Mirror where she was assistant editor on the weekend TV magazine, The Look, and Closer magazine where she was TV editor. She has freelanced for a whole range of websites and publications including We Love TV, The Sun’s TV Mag, Woman, Woman’s Own, Fabulous, Good Living, Prima and Woman and Home.