Dean Wicks is losing his grip and when Stacey dumps him next week, he goes on a bender and crashes the Carter family Christmas in EastEnders.

Stacey has become suspicious and when she sees how terrified Linda is around Dean, the penny drops… Stacey ends her relationship with him and urges Linda to tell Mick everything. Dean soon turns up at the Carters, out of control and threatening to reveal everything!

Meanwhile, Mick has reunited with Sylvie, the woman he thinks is his mother. Imagine the scene on Christmas Day when he invites her to lunch along with Shirley!

Watch the Christmas soap scoop preview of all the big storylines in EastEnders, Coronation Street and Emmerdale, above.