Val Pollard (Charlie Hardwick) is to come clean to husband Eric (Chris Chittell) about her HIV fears – but what response will she get?
In scenes to be shown on Monday 17 February, viewers will see Val face up to her fears as she tells Eric that Ian – the man she slept with – is HIV positive and that she fears she could be too. Eric sits in stunned silence as the implications of Val’s revelation sink in. Soon, Val becomes hurt by Eric’s sharp tone as he privately worries about his recent one-night stand with Diane.
Val asks Eric to go with her to the clinic but will he, or has she lost him for good? Watch a sneak preview of the scene below: