Could Maxine be about to unravel Eric's plan?
A shocking display of transphobia is uncovered on school premises when cruel flyers appear with Sally’s picture on them. Despite being encouraged by Nancy to find the culprit, Sally insists on rising above it. But who is to blame?
Avoiding Eric proves hard for Mason as the tension builds between them over Mason leaving the ‘Men’s First Page’ forum. But could things get any worse?
Amid rising tensions, Sally grants Eric time away from school and he uses the time to help Tony at The Dog. However, a shocking rumour about Eric’s involvement with Maxine leads Tony to make a drastic decision that leave Eric seeking revenge.
Meanwhile, there’s a heartwarming moment for Sally as the students come up with a creative way to show their support for her.
Feeling guilty, Sally asks Eric to come back to school, but when she catches his mind drifting away from work, she tells him off. As his mask falls, it's clear that Eric is furious. After making a shocking admission, Eric wrecks the school hallway in front of everyone.
Continuing on his destructive path, Eric secures a job at the Love Boat as the first step to his next plan.
When a group of Hollyoaks’ girls show up, Eric records his thoughts on his phone whilst watching them. When the girls aren’t looking, he spikes one of their drinks which turns out to belong to Lizzie. His actions lead to a frightening hospitalisation!
Desperate to find out what happened to his sister, Mason turns to Eric for help. Despite her hospitalisation, Lizzie is determined to put on a defiant front as she orders the girls rallying around her to all go back to the Love Boat.
But when Eric serves up a new batch of drinks for them, could scepticism from Maxine unravel his whole plan?
Hollyoaks continues Mondays to Fridays at 6.30pm on Channel 4 with first look episodes available weekday mornings on All4 and weekday evenings at 7pm on E4