Maxine’s fuming when she finds out that Adam paid off Darcy’s old flame, Marcus, with £30,000, but she’s soon smiling again when her husband secures them their dream house. Her first step as a homeowner is to throw a dinner party, but with Darcy, Grace and Adam’s mum, Tracey, in attendance – who has been released from prison – it has all the ingredients for a disastrous evening. And, just when it looks like things can’t get any worse, Darcy asks a besotted Jesse to marry her. As a raging Adam squares up to his brother, will Maxine twig that he still has feelings for his ex?
Elsewhere, Dirk’s out for revenge when he finds out Cindy’s stalker, DS Armstrong, is planning to move in next door. Holly and Cindy fear the worst when they find Armstrong’s police badge in the bin, then discover that the dodgy DS has seemingly gone missing.
And Neeta’s playing a dangerous game as she continues her affair with student Hunter and has to take the morning after pill. Fed up with all the sneaking around, Hunter suggests they run away to Ibiza. Neeta insists she needs to stay put to support the Nightingales on what would have been Nathan’s birthday, and feels trapped when she’s later guilttripped into having Mac’s baby.
Doctors is on a summer break and will return on 4 September
Squaring up: Adam reacts badly to Jesse’s engagement
Runaways? Neeta is shocked by Hunter’s idea