Hollyoaks spoilers follow.
Next week's Hollyoaks episodes see the 'Who Shot Mercedes?' storyline reach its explosive conclusion, as Liam exposes the truth during a dinner party from hell at The Dog.
Meanwhile, Edward is up to his usual tricks, and Liberty has some decisions to make about Brody.
Here's a full collection of 9 storylines coming up.
1. Liam is confronted over Maxine
Now aware that Liam has been pimping out Maxine as part of his twisted revenge plans, Grace and Mercedes confront him over his terrible behaviour. He remains unapologetic, explaining that he wants Maxine to pay for Jesse's death. Grace and Mercedes are left frustrated that they can't get through to him.
Things look up for Maxine when Damon joins her and Minnie for a trip to the park. She's relieved to finally have some friendly support back in her life.
2. Mercedes makes a big decision
An eventful week for Mercedes continues when she receives divorce letters following her split from Sylver.
Mercedes takes some legal advice from James and is left wondering whether to keep the letters to herself, so they'll stay married. It seems that she's struggling to let go of her estranged husband.
At the same time, Grace is making plans for her own wedding to Sylver. Mercedes is given food for thought when she catches her rival trying on wedding dresses. It finally dawns on Mercedes that she has missed her chance with Sylver for good, so she hands over the divorce papers to Grace.
3. Liam tries to lure his enemies into a trap
Liam is determined to get all of his enemies in one place, as he'll be hosting a Devil's Dinner Party to make them all suffer. He starts off by heading to Hollyoaks High and kidnapping John Paul, planning to use him as leverage to control James.
Liam also convinces Sylver that Grace is in trouble, then Mercedes receives a similar warning over text about Sylver.
Later, confused Mercedes, Grace, James and Maxine are summoned to the antiques emporium and find invitations to Liam's "Devil's Dinner Party", which will be taking place at The Dog. They reluctantly head over there and receive an ominous welcome to a night that none of them will ever forget.
4. Liam sets a twisted mission
After Liam locks the group in The Dog, James, Maxine, Mercedes and Grace have no choice but to take their seats at the table that he has carefully prepared for them all.
As everyone asks questions about the whereabouts of Sylver and John Paul, Liam sets Grace and James a mission – find them within a three-minute deadline.
Goldie also pops up at the pub, wrongly thinking she's being left out of an amazing social event (far from it!), but Mercedes wisely sends her away.
5. Liam drops another bombshell
The Devil's Dinner Party also sees Liam expose one of the village's biggest secrets, telling Mercedes that James and Grace were the ones who shot her last year.
Grace and James desperately try to explain themselves to Mercedes, but we'll have to tune in to find out whether she's in a forgiving mood.
Jennifer Metcalfe, who plays Mercedes, recently teased: "It could go one way or the other. My guess would be that she'd absolutely go crazy. The fact that they kept it quiet for so long – plus, I think Grace would be a double whammy, because obviously she took Sylver off Mercedes, so for her to have shot her as well!
"In that essence, she could potentially use that to work in her favour, and try to split them up."
6. Liam demands Grace's death
Exposing the 'Who Shot Mercedes?' secret isn't the only trick that Liam has planned. He leaves everyone gobsmacked by promising to allow most of his guests to live, as long as Mercedes does his bidding by killing Grace.
As events come to a dramatic climax, armed police surround The Dog. Who'll make it out of the situation alive?
7. Edward continues to scheme
Edward is hoping to get back in Tony's good books following the revelation that he slept with Diane. He asks Diane for some help with convincing Tony to let him stay.
Anyone hoping that Edward will change his ways is in for a disappointment, as he later comes up with a new evil plan after hearing Misbah and Peri talking about some pills that affect personalities.
Later, Tony starts to embrace family life again and Diane starts to think that her husband is back to his old self. But with Edward's menacing presence still in the mix, how long will that really be the case for?
8. Brody gives Liberty a warning
Brody and Liberty have a pre-natal meditation session together, but the atmosphere between them turns awkward again when they get a little bit too close.
Brody decides to warn off Liberty, telling her that he's not ready for a new relationship after Sienna. Liberty reacts badly to this and heads out dancing with Damon to prove a point.
Later in the week, Liberty reflects on her connection to Brody and can't quite decide how she feels about him. She confides in Courtney, who has her own complicated relationship with Liam, the father of her child.
9. Walter reaches out to Mitchell
Mitchell's relationship with his grandfather Walter is still in a bad place following the recent revelations that rocked the Deveraux family.
Marnie urges Walter not to turn his back on the ones he loves. Taking these words on board, Walter turns up to see Mitchell at Diane's flat – can they work things out?
Hollyoaks airs weeknights at 6.30pm on Channel 4, with first look screenings at 7pm on E4.
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