Distressed Esther is driven to believe her only escape is within a heart-breaking decision; can anybody save her before it’s too late? Tilly offers Esther an olive branch, but does she have an ulterior motive? The Osbornes are happily oblivious to the perils in front of them whilst their granddaughter is rushed to hospital...

The Osbornes are left devastated from the doctor’s verdict, and as tensions run high, Esther is left feeling more alone and distraught than ever. Ruby and Sinead rally around to organise support for critically ill Esther, but is there a sinister reason to their regret? As George forces Esther to admit the malicious truth, she begs him to retain his silence

As Mercedes takes matters in to her own hands, she consequently puts herself in grave danger. Meanwhile, Tilly steps up to the do the right thing, is it too late for Esther? Maxine is forced to take desperate measures to save her sister and a figure from Brendan’s past returns to haunt him.