Lily McQueen’s (Lauren McQueen) tragic dying on account of sepsis has despatched shockwaves by way of the Hollyoaks village, so her funeral can be little question be an extremely robust day for all those that knew her.
Her dying got here shortly after she sought assist for her self-harm. Lily had herself admitted to a psychological well being ward, however quickly started to really feel trapped by the clinic. Nevertheless, Romeo Quinn’s (Owen Warner) determination to pay her a go to had inadvertently provided her a lifeline, so she recommended that they depart the village collectively.
Sadly, this determination proved to be the start of the tip for Lily, as when she’d left the clinic, the docs turned conscious of her sepsis an infection — which was spreading to her organs.
With Tony (Nick Pickard) and Diane (Alex Fletcher) unable to find her in time, Lily died within the public bathrooms.
Sure, it’s been a tricky few weeks, and issues are set to get much more emotional because the day of Lily’s funeral arrives. On the day, Goldie McQueen (Chelsee Healey) can’t get in contact with Prince (Malique Thompson-Dwyer), which signifies that Tony and Diane are compelled to move to the service with out him.
Through the service itself, an emotional Diane reads an extract from Lily’s journal. Prince finally exhibits up, and is tasked with delivering the eulogy. Nevertheless, provided that he’s discovering it exhausting to deal with the whole lot that has transpired over the previous few weeks, he struggles to seek out the phrases.
With Lily’s dying nonetheless weighing on him, will Prince have the ability to say what he must say with the intention to get closure?
One to observe: Tuesday 30th April at 7pm on E4.
Yow will discover extra data and assist round Sepsis by visiting the website of UK Sepsis Trust. The charity Mind offers support to people dealing with mental health struggles in addition to data and Samaritans operates a 24 hour a day helpline for anybody affected by psychological well being or worries of any variety. It may be reached confidentially on 116 123.