Lindsey plots against Mercedes

Lindsey’s frustrated when Mercedes turns up at the hospital to sit with Kim, and starts to plan how to get rid of her. When Joe tells Lindsey he thinks Mercedes is drinking too much, Lindsey uses this to her advantage… she takes a bottle of vodka into the hospital for her and Mercedes to drink while they sit at Kim’s bedside. However, Lindsey’s only pretending to drink and reports Mercedes to hospital security for being drunk. Joe’s annoyed when he sees Mercedes in a state after Lindsey’s sabotage… and he and Lindsey kiss!

Reenie’s confused to find Cleo’s bed empty in the morning, while DS Drake is increasingly frustrated by Pete’s lack of confession. Reenie and Porsche find Cleo, and Porsche encourages her to go to the police. Cleo tells DS Drake about the first time she slept with Pete when she was 13 and they stayed in a hotel. This leads to DS Drake charging Pete.

Rachel pours a jug of water over Nathan after his indiscretion with Porsche. Nathan hires a limo to take him and Rachel to the airport but she tells him she’s still hurt by what he’s done. Will he win her round in time for their holiday?

Also, Nancy and Esther are jealous of Darren and Grace. Grace invites Darren and the kids to her flat and finds some of Trevor’s old toy soldiers for Charlie to play with. Grace and Darren are shocked when Charlie starts talking…