Still reeling from the revelation of Iqbal’s secret family, Kaneez (Sunetra Sarker) confronts the other woman and decides she wants to take her life back. When Rashid (Tony Jayawardena) asks her out on a date, Kaneez realizes she needs to put her happiness first for once. Sadiq (Adil Ray) and Mandy (Jo Joyner) want more diversity in the school play and Emma (Liz White) and Sami’s (Arsher Ali) affair is galvanized when he helps her convince the Asian pupils to audition for the new school production.
Missy (Poppy Lee Friar) is desperate for her family and friends to come to terms with her boyfriend. Hayley’s (Cody Ryan) insecurities about men come to a head when she clashes with Missy over Aaron (Adam Fielding). Will Hayley’s actions push Aaron away? A furious Emma confronts Will (Tom Varey) regarding a misunderstanding about Chloe (Fern Deacon), but Will has a shocking revelation.