Will Mercedes and Carl give in to temptation?

Will Mercedes and Carl give in to temptation?
Will Mercedes and Carl give in to temptation?

The Costello's go for a family dinner but it's clear that Riley's still unhappy that everyone is accepting Jason's new identity. When Jason heads to the bathroom Heidi and Carl reprimand him, he is having none of it until Heidi tells him that Jason tried to commit suicide. Later, Mercedes and Carl find themselves alone and as the temperature rises the temptation is just too much. Darren has second thoughts about leaving Suzanne to go back to Neville, but Nancy assures him that they will be happy and having kids of their own soon. Darren agrees and calls his solicitor to set up divorce proceedings. He returns home later with an engagement ring and proposes. Tony holds the opening of his new spa Look Sharpe. But it was never going to be an easy ride for the village entrepreneur. When Suzanne Ashworth's waters break, she's forced to give birth in the spa. Darren is on hand to help when it seems that the midwife won't arrive in time to deliver the baby. When he proudly holds his two boys it's clear that Nancy is gutted. Meanwhile, Mitzeee steals Guy Candy's thunder with a rather raunchy and revealing publicity stunt; Tom regrets trying to be a hero when he knocks a female intruder unconscious. Click here to watch whatsontv.co.uk's weekly soaps video preview, the Soap Scoop

Patrick McLennan

Patrick McLennan is a London-based journalist and documentary maker who has worked as a writer, sub-editor, digital editor and TV producer in the UK and New Zealand. His CV includes spells as a news producer at the BBC and TVNZ, as well as web editor for Time Inc UK. He has produced TV news and entertainment features on personalities as diverse as Nick Cave, Tom Hardy, Clive James, Jodie Marsh and Kevin Bacon and he co-produced and directed The Ponds, which has screened in UK cinemas, BBC Four and is currently available on Netflix. 


An entertainment writer with a diverse taste in TV and film, he lists Seinfeld, The Sopranos, The Chase, The Thick of It and Detectorists among his favourite shows, but steers well clear of most sci-fi.