SoapWorld takes a look at the latest goings on in EastEnders, Emmerdale, Hollyoaks and Doctors this Thursday.
The aftermath of earlier events sends shockwaves across the Square.
An unexpected incident turns the lives of one Walford family upside down.
EastEnders, Thursday at 7.30pm on BBC One. Repeated at 10pm on UKTV channel ‘W’.
The Thomases surprise Laurel with a family talent show to cheer her up and Doug hopes he’s recovering lost ground with his daughter. Meanwhile, Bob is with Ashley at the care home when Ashley’s health takes a turn for the worse, leading to a violent coughing fit. How will Laurel react when she finds out Ashley is ill? Will Ashley pull through?
Jai encounters a young woman called Nell at an NA meeting who reminds him of Holly. Overwhelmed with sadness he heads outside but when he returns, Nell has vanished and so has his wallet.
Elsewhere, Chas misunderstands why Faith ‘rejected’ her yesterday; while David gets angry over a photo.
Emmerdale, Thursday at 7pm and 8pm on ITV, STV and UTV.
James has been locked out of his flat all night after Mercedes stole his keys. A locksmith lets James into his flat where he finds some incriminating evidence proving he’s been burgled. Later, Scott and Mercedes are pleased when one of James’ court wigs attracts a bid, however is all as it seems?
Meanwhile, Ste is numb with grief and tells Tony and Diane that he needs to see his kids. His memory starts to return from last night, leaving him panicked.
Hollyoaks, Thursday at 6.30pm on Channel 4 and a ‘first look’ at 7pm on E4.
Mrs Tembe is in high spirits after her successful date with JJ yesterday. But in typical fashion, she’s keeping her romance a secret at work. Determined to get to the bottom of Mrs T’s unusually good mood, Karen quizzes everyone and Valerie mentions that Mrs Tembe had a gentleman visitor yesterday. Seizing on this, Karen enlists Emma’s help and they try, unsubtly, to wheedle the truth from Mrs T, who catches on and realises she can have a little fun.
Sid and Ayesha find go to The Icon for lunch together where Sid reluctantly agrees to a date with Ayesha’s old nursing school mate, Tia. When they return home Ayesha’s overjoyed to see her brother Carl, but is also confused he’s not still in Germany with the Army. After helping Karl settle in, Sid cancels his date with Tia, claiming he can seize the day any time, but they now have a guest.
Elsewhere, Daniel is caught in the middle when a family pitches up in a camper van. Dad thinks mom’s faking illness, while son Finn fears they’re hiding a darker secret. Can Daniel make them communicate before the family falls apart?
Doctors, Thursday at 1.45pm on BBC One.