It might be Christmas in Chester but there doesn't seem to be too many smiles around Hollyoaks village. Fraser is left shocked to the core to discover the whereabouts of his missing daughter, and Sinead struggles to contain her jealousy.
Mercedes manages to find some generosity however and that seriously surprises the receiver. Holly and Jason consider taking their relationship to the next level.
Meanwhile, Carmel and Theresa struggle to put their differences aside, until they have a heart-stopping wake up call.
Elsewhere, desperate to save her relationship, Sinead is landed with a sickening ultimatum, and a lovesick Ziggy is given hope, but can Ruby really forgive him?
Later in the week the Roscoes hold their annual family football match, with Fraser as honorary team captain. Trevor decides the only way to save Grace is to scam Mercedes out of her money. He finds out Mercedes is going to a spa with Cindy and decides he's going to kill her. Freddie desperately tries to warn them.
At the spa, Trevor holds a gun while Mercedes is being forced to transfer her money to Trevor. Will anyone save her?