Emmerdale's shock Robert plan and 9 more soap spoilers

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1. Emmerdale: Robert's dangerous plan

(Tuesday at 7pm and 8pm on ITV)

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Robert's bid to get revenge on rapist Lee and stop Victoria from leaving kicks up a notch as he puts a dangerous plan into action. When he realises Dawn desperately wants money to support Lucas, Robert makes her a surprising offer. He promises to give her £500 if Dawn will entrap Lee and trick him into outing his true colours on CCTV.

Dawn is hesitant but agrees to the scheme. However, when Aaron learns what Robert has planned, he's horrified and immediately races to try and save Dawn from getting in too deep.

Unbeknown to them, Lee has responded to Dawn's advances and offers to take her somewhere quieter. Are Robert and Aaron too late to save her?

2. Coronation Street: Gary's past catches up with him

(Wednesday at 7.30pm and 8.30pm on ITV)

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Gary is rattled when Rick's daughter Kelly demands to know where her father is and refuses to take Gary's pleas of ignorance as an answer. At breaking point, he reveals that Rick was a loan shark and lies that he has done a runner – leaving Kelly devastated.

However, this is just the beginning of Gary's problems as Adam and Sarah begin to suspect he was responsible for the roof collapse when Carla reveals a major clue. When Adam relays the info to Imran, Gary is taken in for police questioning.

The pressure builds for Gary as he's quizzed on the collapse and things only get worse when Kelly reports Rick as missing to the police. Overwhelmed with guilt, Gary is on the verge of revealing all…

3. EastEnders: Jack's in hot water

(Monday at 8pm and Tuesday at 7.30pm on BBC One)

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Jack's actions come back to haunt him this week as the police continue to investigate his brutal attack on Tiffany's rapist Fraser last month.

When Jack's police friend Muski warns him that his name has come up in the investigation, Jack is forced to come clean with Tiffany about his actions. Feeling desperate, he asks Denise for an alibi. However, Denise is less than keen to help when he refuses to tell her why and tries to keep Tiffany's secret.

With some persuasion from Kush, Denise offers an alibi but with Jack still refusing to be honest, she ends their relationship. After a heart to heart with Tiffany, Jack faces facts about his situation but when Max suggests going on the run, Jack has a big decision to make.

4. Hollyoaks: Tony makes himself a target?

(Thursday at 7pm on E4 and Friday at 6.30pm on Channel 4)

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Tony might find himself in trouble this week after an argument with Ste causes him to reflect on the past. Tony's relationship with Ste has broken down in recent months due to Ste's involvement in the far-right group, and Ste is quick to label Tony a bad father during a confrontation.

Upset, Tony unwisely confides in Breda about Ste's accusation. Although she initially comforts him, Tony confesses more and more about his failings as a father. As Breda learns about his affair with Sinead, and running away from Dee Dee, her interest is piqued. Has Tony talked himself into becoming Breda's next victim?

5. Neighbours: Dee demands answers

(Tuesday and Wednesday at 1.15pm and 5.30pm on Channel 5)

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Although Toadie is overwhelmed with recent events, he decides to invite Dee back to Ramsay Street after reading her diaries. As the pair reunite once more, it isn't long before the conversation turns to Andrea and the incredible similarities between the women.

Toadie is wary when Dee suggests visiting Andrea, warning Dee just how manipulative she can be, but he accompanies Dee on her visit. As they come face-to-face once more, Andrea insists that they're not twins and agrees to a DNA test.

Although Toadie is worried about the consequences of Dee potentially being related to Andrea, Dee is adamant – she can't move on with her life without knowing the truth.

6. Emmerdale: Lydia faces her past

(Monday at 7pm on ITV)

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Still devastated by the discovery of her baby's remains, Lydia is determined to leave the village. When she secretly orders a taxi to try and leave behind Sam's back, Sam tries to stop her. He makes a final request to accompany Lydia to the burial site – and promises to allow her to leave if the visit doesn't help.

At the site, Lydia grieves for her child, breaking down in Sam's arms. The moment is clearly cathartic but it's clear Lydia may not be able to forgive herself quite so quickly.

7. Coronation Street: Eileen learns about Jan's secret past

(Monday at 7.30pm and 8.30pm on ITV)

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Eileen is left curious this week when it's clear that Paula knows Jan. However, when Eileen presses for more information, Paula brushes her off and makes it seem as if Eileen is imagining it. Confused by the incident, Eileen tells Liz, who decides to do some investigative work of her own and makes a shocking discovery. Once she hears what's going on, Eileen confronts Jan.

Later in the week, upon hearing that Seb wants to contact Alina, Jan tells him to leave her alone, and then warns Alina to not contact Seb again. With Jan introduced as part of a modern slavery plot with Alina, it remains to be seen whether Jan will be able to pull the wool over Eileen's eyes.

8. EastEnders: Shirley learns the truth over Phil's money

(Thursday at 7.30pm and Friday at 8pm on BBC One)

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Despite Martin and Kush's reconciliation, Stacey and Kat are still at loggerheads over the stolen money – with Stacey point blank refusing to make amends. However, things grow more complicated when a worried Jean confides in Shirley about the family feud, which leads to Shirley realising the truth. As Shirley reveals all to Phil, she makes him an offer.

Later, Shirley demands the money back from the Slaters and Jean realises she has been betrayed. She pleads with Stacey to do the right thing and return the money to Phil, hoping it will bring an end to the drama. When Shirley comes back to collect the money, it's clear that some of the Slaters aren't prepared to let it go without a fight.

9. Hollyoaks: Sienna's search for the missing twins

(Monday at 7pm on E4 and Tuesday at 6.30pm on Channel 4)

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It has been over a year since Warren returned to the village and snatched Sebastian, leaving Sienna without either of her children, but Hollyoaks revisits the story this week when Grace and Sienna accompany Damon and Maxine on a trip to view their wedding venue.

As they're about to leave, Sienna has a chance encounter with two young twins accompanied by an au pair and is convinced she's found her children.

However, when the police offer no help to Sienna, she feels she has no choice but to take matters into her own hands. She books a hotel room and keeps watch for the au pair in a bid to get close to the twins she believes are hers.

10. Home and Away: Bella makes a dangerous new friend

(Thursday and Friday at 1.15pm and 6pm on Channel 5)

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A dark new storyline kicks off for Bella this week as the show tackles stranger danger online. It kicks off as Bella struggles with an English assignment at school. Bella is about to give up, as she struggles to relate to the topic, until Roo helps her have a breakthrough. By helping Bella draw on her own emotions, Bella nails her essay and has a renewed sense of pride.

However, Bella is unsure of her abilities without Roo's support, and Roo suggests Bella find help in online study forums. As Bella gives it a go, she quickly begins correspondence with a fellow user named Tom. As everyone wrongly assumes Bella is engrossed in her work, she and Tom begin building a potentially dangerous rapport.

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