Resulting in devastating consequences for all three villagers.
Felix is encouraged by Pearl to make a home-cooked dinner to spoil Mercedes, but the date is awkward with his girlfriend hiding her secret fling with Warren.
Whilst Warren wants to make things right with estranged girlfriend Mercedes, she's having secret conversations with Warren about the guilt they are both feeling following their recent steamy hook-up.
When they both receive the same text from Felix asking to meet him at the wreck, Mercedes and Warren are confused and things start to unravel when a grand gesture goes awry as Felix proposes!
Having cheated on Felix with Warren, Mercedes declines his marriage proposal and begs him to talk.
Whilst Felix is consumed with watching moments from his old family life with Martine, a furious Pearl tries to protect him and Mercedes is determined that their love is real.
Filled with self-loathing, Mercedes sleeps with Warren again at the garage. Having seen them, Felix flees. But Warren knows where he is headed and follows in chase to a quarry they used to visit while at the children’s home together.
At the clifftop, Warren tries to get Felix to connect with him as his mental health deteriorates. Can either of them make it home safe? And what future awaits the best friends after Warren’s betrayal?
Later, a distraught Mercedes wants answers on Felix’s whereabouts and Joel can tell that Warren is hiding something. And he refuses to share with Joel what is on his mind until his worried son accuses him of relapsing onto abusing painkillers.
Hollyoaks continues Mondays to Fridays at 7pm on E4 with first look episodes available weekdays at 7.30pm on Channel 4 streaming