Will Maria spend Christmas behind bars?

Maria heads to court, worried she will be spending Christmas in prison...

A guilty Maria returns home to find Eva has worked her socks off preparing dinner for everybody. Later, Maria explains to Liam that she might be going away for a while. Eva confides in Aidan about how worried she is about Maria. Meanwhile, Maria heads to court…

As Leanne and Peter reminisce about their shared love of Bros, Nick feels left out. While nobody’s around, Nick pulls out the present, which Peter stuffed in a drawer. He’s gutted to see it’s a Bros tape labelled “to the love of my life”. Is Peter planning to make a move on Leanne?

Luke and Gary square up to each other, as they spot Bethany heading for No.8. Sarah tears a strip of Bethany and demands to know who the older man is. Alone and deeply troubled, will Bethany swallow more diet pills?

Also, Todd wonders if Billy regrets his decision to leave the church, Sally assumes the replacement TV is her Christmas present, and Andy’s disgusted with what he’s become.