Mandy struggles to hide her true feelings around Darren. Is their secret affair about to be rumbled at the restaurant launch?
As their new restaurant launch gets underway, the sexual tension between secret lovers Darren and Mandy is unbearable.
The pair are awkward with each other and struggle being in close proximity but it all kicks off when drunken Leela makes a pass at Darren.
Is jealous Mandy about to reveal her true feelings for Darren in public?
Meanwhile a bored Leah and Ella sneak off to visit the deserted school building. Are they about to discover prisoner, Kim?
Plus Glenn continues to manipulate Grace and paints Esther as the enemy when he sets her up to ruin the big “romantic gesture” he said he had planned for Grace.
As their joint restaurant venture begins, Mandy and Darren struggle to hide their feelings at the launch
Elsewhere, Grace is increasingly paranoid about Glenn and enlists Esther to help her find out what he’s secretly up to
Esther and Grace spy on Glenn but their suspicions mount when they see him talking to Granny Campbell. What’s he up to?
However Glenn is one step ahead of the pair and turns Esther into the enemy when he makes out she’s ruined the romantic surprise he had planned for Grace. Was he about to propose?
Meanwhile, with the restaurant launch in full swing and Ste helping out, a bored Ella and Leah decide to break into the deserted school building of Hollyoaks High.
Are the girls about to stumble across Kim who’s being held captive there?
Back at the restaurant launch, tensions mount between secret lovers Darren and Mandy
Meanwhile a drunk Leela is drowning her sorrows but Mandy is simmering with jealousy when Leela makes a move on Darren
Leela, who’s missing her daughter Peri, continues to knock back the booze much to Diane’s concern
Nancy and Diane are worried about Leela but when Mandy wades into the situation, things spiral out of control.
Is Mandy and Darren’s secret affair about to become public knowledge?
Watch the drama unfold in Hollyoaks from Monday 19 Feb on Channel 4