‘Hollyoaks’ spoilers: Is Cindy Cunningham headed for Christmas heartbreak?

Is Cindy Cunningham headed for heartbreak this Christmas?
Is Cindy Cunningham headed for heartbreak this Christmas? (Image credit: Lime Pictures)

Cindy Cunningham (Stephanie Waring) has been throwing all her efforts into Christmas, but is she about to be desperately disappointed in tonight’s Hollyoaks at 6.30pm? (See our TV Guide for full listings).

Luke Morgan in Hollyoaks

Could this be Luke Morgan's (above) last ever Christmas?  (Image credit: Lime Pictures)

Cindy has been really worried and upset that this could be her fiancé, Luke Morgan’s (Gary Lucy) last ever Christmas. Luke has a rare form of dementia, Pick’s Disease, and his health has taken a dive in recent weeks.

Fearing the worst, Cindy has gone all out to try and ensure that this Christmas is extra special and will be one to cherish forever.

However, with Christmas Day just around the corner, is she headed for more heartache?

Charlie Dean in Hollyoaks.

It was Charlie Dean's birthday yesterday, but he wasn't in the mood to celebrate.  (Image credit: Lime Pictures)

Meanwhile, in the Osborne household, everyone is reeling following the huge drama in yesterday’s episode. 

As the consequences unfold, a life changing decision is made. 

Charlie Dean (Charlie Behan) isn’t happy after being cast as Joseph in the school’s nativity production at Hollyoaks High. 

However his girlfriend, Ella Richardson (Erin Palmer) might just have the perfect surprise to cheer him up. 

Ella Richardson in Hollyoaks

Can Ella Richardson cheer her boyfriend Charlie up?  (Image credit: Lime Pictures)

Elsewhere, Maya (Ky Discala) who had been keeping Darren Osborne (Ashley Taylor Dawson) prisoner, starts to question the loyalty of her accomplice, Ethan (Matthew James-Bailey). 

Plus, Sid Sumner (Bily Price) is delighted when he makes the qualifiers and he’s ready to celebrate the good news. But will he be able to decide on who he wants to celebrate with, Lizzie? Or Serena (Emma Lau).  

Hollyoaks Maya

Maya (above) has been keeping Darren Osborne captive.  (Image credit: Channel 4)

Meanwhile, there is alarm when the McQueen family makes a very CHILLING discovery that ruins Christmas Day in their new home. 

What has been revealed? 

Hollyoaks airs Monday- Friday on C4 at 6.30pm with the next episode following on E4 at 7pm

  • General Cast 
  • Mercedes McQueen - Jennifer Metcalfe 
  • Sylver McQueen - David Tag 
  • Theresa McQueen - Jorgie Porter
  • John Paul McQueen - James Sutton
  • Nana McQueen Diane Langton
  • Cleo McQueen - Nadine Mulkerrin
  • Goldie McQueen - Chelsee Healey 
  • Ste Hay - Kieron Richardson 
  • Tony Hutchinson - Nick Pickard 
  • Verity Hutchinson - Eva O'Hara 
  • Cindy Cunningham - Stephanie Waring 
  • Darren Osbourne - Ashley Taylor Dawson 
  • Jack Osborne - Jimmy McKenna 
  • Luke Morgan - Gary Lucy 
  • Oliver Morgan - Gabriel Clark 
  • Sue Morgan - Marian McLoughlin 
  • Nancy Osborne - Jessica Fox 
  • Charlie Dean - Joshua McConville 
  • Sienna Blake - Anna Passey
  • Diane O'Connor - Alex Fletcher 
  • Warren Fox - Jamie Lomas 
  • Maxine Minniver - Nikki Sanderson 
  • Trish Miniver - Denise Welch 
  • Mandy Richardson - Sarah Jayne Dunn
  • Ella Richardson - Erin Palmer 
  • Sid Sumner - Billy Price
  • Toby Faroe - Bobby Gordon 
  • Celeste Faroe - Andrea Ali 
  • Romeo Nightingale - Owen Warner 
  • Grace Black - Tamara Wall 
  • Peri Lomax - Ruby O'Donnell 
  • Leela Lomax - Kirsty-Leigh Porter 
  • Martine Deveraux - Kelle Bryan
  • Walter Deveraux - Trevor A. Toussaint 
  • Sally St. Claire - Annie Wallace 
  • Scott Drinkwell - Ross Adams 
  • Courtney Campbell - Amy Conachan 
  • Tom Cunningham - Ellis Hollins 
  • Felix Westwood - Richard Blackwood 
  • Fergus Collins - Robert Beck 
  • Joel Dexter - Rory Douglas-Speed
  • Liberty Savage - Jessamy Stoddart 
  • Marnie Nightingale - Lysette Anthony 
  • James Nightingale - Gregory Finnegan 
  • Juliet Nightingale - Niamh Blackshaw 
  • Yasmine Maalik - Haiesha Mistry 
  • Misbah Maalik - Harvey Virdi 
  • Imran Maalik - Ijaz Rana 
  • Sami Maalik - Rishi Nair 
  • Damon Kinsella - Jacob Roberts 
  • Brody Hudson - Adam Woodward 
  • Brooke Hathaway - Tylan Grant
  • Cher Winters - Bethannie Hare 
  • Ripley Lennox - Ki Griffin 
  • Summer Ranger - Rhiannon Clements 
  • Shaq Qureshi - Omar Malik 
  • Prince McQueen - Malique Thompson-Dwyer
  • DeMarcus Westwood - Tomi Ade
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.