Mandy Richardson and Darren Osbourne have struggled to be together and despite the disapproval from ex-wife Nancy life seems to be on the up following the news that Mandy is pregnant but life in Hollyoaks is never simple and it could all about to come crashing down.

At a Disability confrence in Chester, Hollyoaks have revealed a ground breaking episode celebrating diversity in the village and one in which Mandy and Darren face the most difficult decision of their lives regarding the health of their unborn baby.

This is set against the backdrop of a charity event in the village celebrating the diversity of our many characters with disabilities and additional needs.

Hollyoaks will air this episode in the new year