This coming week will see the return of Jan Lozinski. Following sensational scenes in the child trafficking storyline, Jan will finally reveal he was working as a police informant, declare his love for Eileen and ask her to move away with him. However, Eileen and Seb’s problems won’t be so easily forgotten, as Rachel returns next week to spy on the pair. Alina will return briefly, giving Seb hope of rekindling their romance. Desperate to keep her around, he will spill the beans on Jan, all to no avail. Robert will hold Jed to ransom over the dangerous double game he is playing with Michelle and Vicky. Fending Michelle off with various lies, Jed will try to pay Robert off with £2,000, only to find himself even deeper. Shona visits David in prison over Max’s recent behavioural problems, not realising he has been secretly refusing his ADHD medication. As Shona and Max bond after she realises she had no idea of Kylie’s birthday, she remains unaware of Max disposing of his medication.
Following her discovery of news of Hunter’s escape, to be aired tonight, the news will bring a nervy week ahead for Mel. As Ben questions her further about Lisa, he decides to follow her, as she ends up leading him to where Hunter is hiding. The question is, will Ben learn the truth? Later in the week, Ben challenges Mel and she ends up acquiescing to him. Stuffing money from the E20 safe in her bag, Mel is alarmed by the police calling in. Elsewhere, as Rainie’s use of painkillers continues, she is confronted by Kathy, who uses a tough approach.