Sweet 16th?

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ex Fowler may be in no hurry to lose her vir­gin­ity, but the same can’t be said for the walking hor­mone that is her boyfriend, Shakil. Martin has al­ready twigged that he’s des­per­ate to do the deed, and an in­ci­dent the day be­fore Bex’s 16th birth­day leaves the fruit and veg ped­dler in no doubt as to what the lad has got planned for her big day.

Stacey and Martin have or­gan­ised a party for the school­girl, but when Martin con­fronts Bex about his dis­cov­ery, she’s so

BPres­ence of mind: Is Shakil’s touch­ing gift the way to

Bex’s heart? mor­ti­fied that she in­sists on can­celling the whole thing.

As Shakil gets some ad­vice from big brother Kush, Bex opens up to Stacey and ad­mits that she’s wor­ried about get­ting phys­i­cal too quickly.

Stace sug­gests to her step­daugh­ter that she speaks to Shakil about her fears. When the pair find them­selves alone, they have a ‘deep and mean­ing­ful’ – well, as deep and mean­ing­ful as you can get at 16 – and Shakil gives his girl­friend a thought­ful present. Are they fi­nally on the same page, or will Shakil keep push­ing for more?

It’s Bex’s birth­day – will she get the day of her dreams or her night­mares?

Bran­ning for her lik­ing, and has ear­lier taken Dot to the cin­ema. Claudette is in­creas­ingly jeal­ous of the pair’s friend­ship and later goes to des­per­ate lengths to get Pa­trick’s at­ten­tion. It works, and he can­cels his plans with Dot to take Claudette out. But, while ev­ery­thing be­gins swim­mingly, the date soon goes down­hill. Are the pair headed for a break-up?

Petal power doesn’t cut it for Claudette

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