Little Mix fans have tweeted their anger after a script line in Holby City said, 'all I have to do is track down Perrie Edwards, chop of her head with a rusty chainsaw and marry Zayn'.
Perrie's mother Debbie also tweeted to say she was upset by the programme.
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