Troubled Dean Wicks is to lash out this Christmas and injure girlfriend Roxy Mitchell when he fails to rein in his temper.
Dean has already displayed dangerously controlling behaviour where Roxy is concerned, having burned her hair with hot straighteners. But Boxing Day will see tensions increase further when Dean’s Christmas plans don’t go awry.
After learning that his perfect festive meal will go to waste thanks to Buster, Shirley and Jade having already eaten with the Carters, Dean snaps at his mum, who storms back to the Vic.
When Roxy later arrives, the pressure becomes too much for Dean and his anger boils over. With Roxy left bleeding as a result of Dean’s actions, she decides to leave her increasingly unpredictable other half. But can Dean convince her otherwise?
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