Here is what to expect from the next episode of Channel 4's Ackley Bridge

Picture: MATT SQUIRE/Channel 4
Picture: MATT SQUIRE/Channel 4

After last week's visit to the fictional Yorkshire mill town, what can we expect from episode nine of Ackley Bridge?

While Alya (Maariah Hussain) lives a life of privilege, Cory's (Sam Retford) family has fallen apart and he has to visit a food bank. When Cory makes a snarky comment, Alya posts a picture of him but it backfires badly: he's humiliated, and suddenly she's a pariah.

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Nas (Amy-Leigh Hickman) gets caught in the crossfire of a fight between Sam (Megan Parkinson) and Razia (Nazmeen Kauser), leaving her to choose between her secret girlfriend and her sister.

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And as Sadiq (Adil Ray) begs Mandy to keep him on as sponsor, Javid (Jay Saighal) hatches a plan to take over as the head of Ackley Bridge.

Ackley Bridge will hit our screens tonight on Channel 4 at 8pm

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