Hollyoaks spoilers: An oblivious Ste Hay is being manipulated by sinister Stuart Sumner

Ste, Jonny and Stuart

Ste Hay is being groomed by Jonny's boss Stuart Sumner to be part of a far-right extremist group

Ste Hay continues to be manipulated by Jonny’s boss Stuart Sumner (Chris Simmons).

Jonny and Ste Hay

Ste Hay and Jonny Baxter

Ste (Kieron Richardson) sets off for a football match with Stuart, Jonny Baxter (Ray Quinn) and their friends and is pleased to have finally met a group of people he believes understand and accept him.

Ste, Jonny and Stuart

Ste heads off to a football match with Lucas,  Jonny and Jonny's extremist far-right friends

However Ste is unaware of Stuart and Jonny’s true motivation. They have actively targeted him to join their Far-right extremist group as they recognise his vulnerabilities and are grooming him to be part of their anti-Muslim organisation.

Jonny and Ste Hay

Ste is unaware he's being secretly groomed

Stuart takes Ste under his wing and tells him it doesn’t matter to him whether he’s gay or an alcoholic, he understands him and feels a connection with him. However while they are talking, Jonny and his friends are involved in a racially motivated attack outside the football pitch.

Ste Hay and Stuart Sumner

Stuart Sumner has got a hidden agenda

Meanwhile at the Maalik’s Aunty Kameela has prepared a traditional Indian lunch with Farrah (Krupa Pattani), Sami (Rishi Nair), Imran (Ijaz Rana) and Yazz (Haisha Mistry).

The Maalik family

The Maaliks and their guests sit down for a special meal

Sami's not pleased when he discovers that Kameela has also secretly invited Liberty (Abi Phillips) along too.

Liberty Savage and Sami Maalik

Sami is surprised to see Liberty has been invited too

Liberty Savage and Kameela

Aunty Kameela has taken a shine to Liberty who comes bearing gifts

Meanwhile Farrah invites Grace (Tamara Wall) along as her special guest.

Farrah and Grace Black

Farrah has invited Grace along too

Liberty Savage and the Maaliks

Will the meal be a harmonious affair?

As the group all sit down to eat, a discussion gets underway about what being a British Muslim means to different members of the family. Will the meal be harmonious or will tempers and tensions flare?

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, Whattowatch.com

Tess is a senior writer for What’s On TV, TV Times, TV & Satellite and WhattoWatch.com 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.