Mercedes makes a shock return to Chester!  Earlier on, Cleo is working herself up into a stress over her wedding to Joel and getting a suitable dress. Myra has tried to help by splashing out on a frock but when Cleo tries it on she’s tells herself she desperately needs to lose more weight and starts vigorously exercising even more.

Later on she goes for a run but is stunned when a car pulls up alongside her and she sees it’s Mercedes!

Mercedes has got her son Bobby with her, she hurriedly bundles the little boy to Cleo telling her to look after him, before racing off again in the car! What trouble is Mercedes embroiled in?

Elsewhere, the sexual tension is simmering between Farrah and Grace when Farrah offers to help Grace out for the day at The Loft. Is Glenn about to find out what’s been going on between the pair?

Plus, Fran, who murdered Nancy’s sister Becca in prison, sends Nancy a note asking her to meet her but Darren hastily intercepts it. What does Fran want and why has she suddenly decided to get in contact?

Hollyoaks is shown weekdays on C4 at 6.30pm with the next episode following on E4