EASTENDERS’ Mel Owen has been keeping secrets ever since she returned to Albert Square, but finally some of them have been spilled.
Last night’s episode of the BBC soap saw Mel (played by Tamzin Outhwaite) make a surprising reveal to Sharon Mitchell (Letitia Dean) about the true nature of her relationship with Ciara Maguire (Denise McCormack).
After Sharon told Mel she had stolen the heist money, Mel tried to get her friend to hand over the cash.
Mel warned Sharon that Ciara Maguire was dangerous, and that she knew this because they shared a special connection.
She divulged: “Ciara is my sister-in-law, I was married to her brother for a long time.