Hollyoaks spoilers: Mac Nightingale gives Breda a deadline to kill James!

Mac Nightingale ramps up his blackmail and tells Breda he wants James dead as soon as possible!

Mac Nightingale (David Easter) has been blackmailing killer Breda McQueen (Moya Brady) and ramps up the pressure. He tells Breda that he wants her to murder James (Gregory Finnegan) before the court-case otherwise he will expose her as a serial killer.

Breda McQueen

Will Breda do Mac’s dirty work for him?

Meanwhile he puts pressure on Donna-Marie Quinn (Lucy-Jo Hudson) to get his biological daughter Juliet (Niamh Blackshaw) to like him.

Donna-Marie Quinn and Mac Nightingale

Mac Nightingale and Donna-Marie

James is out for lunch with Romeo (Owen Warner) and Juliet and Donna-Marie shows up to try and get Juliet to return home with her. However, Donna-Marie ends up joining in with the meal.

Donna-Marie Quinn and Mac Nightingale

Donna-Marie finds Mac emotional and upset

A simmering Mac jealously watches them all from a window from afar. Will he also muscle in on the group?

Elsewhere Peri Lomax (Ruby O’Donnell) doesn’t trust Jonny Baxter at all and has already taken him to task when she heard him make a racist comment. Jonny (Ray Quinn)  tries to get Peri on board and offers her a shift at the Teahouse which she accepts.

Ste, Jonny and Stuart

Stuart, Ste and Jonny

Later on Peri overhears Jonny and Stuart (Chris Simmons) discussing Ste and agreeing that it’s, ‘too early for him to find out.’ Peri has alarm bells ringing, ‘find out’ what?

Plus Sally St Claire (Annie Wallace) surprises Myra (Nicole Barber-Lane) and gives her a crucifix necklace so that she can still feel close to God while having a civil ceremony wedding.

Will Myra be pleased with the gift and is the fast-looming wedding day back on track?

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