Steven's world is rocked when he learns how Lauren has deceived him.

It’s another tough week for Steven Beale, who’s devastated when he overhears dad Ian admit to Jane that it’s not the same as having son Peter and late daughter Lucy around on Father’s Day.

This only adds to the paranoia that’s growing in Steven’s mind about girlfriend Lauren Branning, who’s become increasingly cool towards him since she’s been working with smooth city businessman Josh Hemmings at Canary Wharf.

Lauren fell pregnant by Steven as a result of him sabotaging the condoms he used with her, but she kept the news to herself before secretly having a termination.

Now, thanks to Lauren having told sister Abi about the termination, Steven is about to learn another shattering truth…