There's drama ahead on Fair City when Hughie gives in to temptation and has a drink.

Coming up in Tuesday night's episode, Hughie is stressed when Jackie won't answer his calls and Heather adds to his despair.

Pete pushes Hughie to the brink when he tells him he isn't family to Jackie.

Hughie eventually gives in to the pain and has a drink.

Fans can find out what happens next on RTÉ One on Tuesday at 8:00pm.

Fair City airs on RTÉ One on Sundays and Tuesdays to Thursdays.

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