THE TROUBLE WITH STEVE
Ackley Bridge school principal Mandy Carter has her hands full with students and teachers so the last thing she wants is more trouble in her estranged marriage to Steve. Despite some brief moments where reconciliation appears forthcoming, Mandy is frustrated when Steve is suspended over his involvement in Riz’s injury on the football field. To Steve’s disbelief, Mandy appears to support the investigation into his distraction that led to the on-field fracas. Upset his wife won’t defend his name, Steve walks out on her, but then she learns she’s pregnant!