Puppies and tears in Essex... win some, lose some?

The guys and girls went paw to paw this week at the most intense and important competition of the year… it’s only Essex’s Top Dog Show, innit! And what an occasion to showcase the finest hats, coats and accessories! (Yep, we’re still talking dogs here.) Lewis Bloor managed to whisk his dog Willow into a valiant first place, while Bobby did half of the dog-course himself, and Jess and Ricky wished some luck-but-not-really-luck to each other. There’s nothing quite like a field full of puppies to bring people together! But as the sun set on the fluffiest day of the year, the smiles turned to frowns for some, and the tears set in…

Fights, fears and fellas' face masks...

It’s stand-off central in Essex, leaving everyone waiting longer for an apology than a spray tan in February. Jas was left in limbo by Vas, the Sims siblings are still at war, and Lydia and Debbie can’t face each other. But Bobby’s been sorting out problems for Ricky and Jess, and in an unlikely did-that-just-happen occurrence, Gemma’s had her past dramas put to rest after a surprising visit from Arg. Must be all the good meditation juju…