Teen Mom UK: Everything You Need To Know About Series 5
Don’t miss brand new Teen Mom UK, Wednesdays at 8pm on MTV UK!
From relationship updates to getting through all of the highs and lows parenting has thrown at our mums, we’ve got a lot to catch up on since we last saw these lovely families.
Watch the mums tease the brand new series here:
So, here’s EVERYTHING you need to know about series 5 of Teen Mom UK.
When Is Teen Mom UK Series 5 Airing?
The brand new series will be on your TV screens every Wednesday at 8pm on MTV UK!
Who Will Be Sharing Their Parenting Journey With Us?
The lovely Amber Butler, Chloe Patton, Sassi Simmonds and Shannon Wise are all back for the brand new series, showing us more of family life with their little ones.
After taking a break from the last series to focus on herself, Megan Salmon-Ferrari is also returning to join the mums in series 5 and we are too excited!
Watch all of our exclusive interviews with the mums here:
What’s New Since Series 4?
Phew, where do we begin?
Speaking to MTV, Sassi revealed that her whole life has taken a huge turn since we last saw her: “My whole happy ever after crashed before my eyes.”
Shannon has seen a change in her relationship, explaining that her and Charlie have now got things “back on track,” though he’s not living with her right now.
For Amber and Ste Rankine, who faced a rocky time in their co-parenting relationship last series, things have changed for the better, with the mum telling MTV that they’ve “got a good friendship” and are “in a really good place right now.”
Chloe, meanwhile, is getting to grips with her busy life: “Home owner, mummy, mummy to a dog. Mum life.”
Megan is also navigating a new lifestyle as she co-parents with Dylan Siggers and learns “how to become a single mum of two children under three,” with the mum admitting that her and Dylan’s relationship can be rocky at times.
What’s Happening In Episode One?
Megan updates fans on her relationship with Dylan as the pair prepare for their first family day out together, which his new girlfriend Ree-Ane will also be coming along too. Later, Megan tells her friends about the text her ex has sent her, and they’re shocked.
It’s GCSE results day for Shannon, as she nervously opens that dreaded envelope to find out how she got on. But will she get the results she was hoping for?
Jordan takes time off work as he stays in bed feeling ill, which leaves Chloe feeling worried that something serious might be wrong, as well as annoyed that he hasn’t got out of bed all day as his brother babysits Marley.
Sassi starts a new life as a single parent after Darren Quirk ends their relationship, and it’s proving to be emotional. As she struggles to afford the rent on their home on her own, she invites him over for a chat, but it all ends in a huge row.
Amber is keen to impress her family with her cooking skills, but her plans take a turn when her mum’s new fiancé Diego takes over. Things only get worse when son Brooklyn starts acting out too, leaving Amber tearful.
Watch all the best bits from the premiere episode here:
What’s The Drama In Episode Two?
The stress of moving out and starting the new chapter in her life is beginning to get too much for Sassi, as her mum comes over to help her get everything sorted. Things get awkward between her and Darren as he collects Zena’ya on moving day, but what’s next for their co-parenting relationship?
Chloe is still worried about what’s going on with Jordan and heads to his mum’s house for a heart-to-heart. She later raises her worries with him and suggests that he might be addicted to his video game, but he thinks differently.
Things get emotional for Shannon as she discovers a message from a girl on Charlie’s social media, leading to a tearful and angry phone conversation to find out exactly what’s going on. Can these two kiss and make-up?
Amber admits that she actually invented a fake boyfriend called Ollie in an attempt to make Ste jealous after all the drama that’s gone on between them, and he’s not happy when she bites the bullet and confesses all to him.
Watch all the highlights from episode 2 here:
What's Going On In Episode Three?
Megan gets emotional as she opens up about feeling lonely after splitting from Dylan and the situation with his mum, while Dylan himself talks about what's changed in his life with his pal.
Chloe spends a girly weekend in London with her Teen Mom UK BFF Mia Boardman, with the pair getting some seriously cute matching tattoos together! Later, Chloe has a heart-to-heart about her relationship with Jordan with Mia, who gives her some brilliant advice.
Amber is one proud mum as she completes a big charity challenge - but not before she has another raging row with Ste when he comes over to pick Brooklyn up. Eek.
Shannon and Charlie start looking ahead to their future together and go house hunting for the first time, but will they find a house they love and can afford?
Tensions between Sassi and Darren reach new highs when he comes over to drop Zena'ya off, with the pair having one of their angriest rows yet, which ends with Darren shouting "Who would want you?" and Sassi crying.
Watch all the drama from episode three here:
What's The Story In Episode Four?
Things between Sassi and Darren are still at boiling point, leaving the mum in tears as she admits she can't take much more. After losing her construction apprenticeship too, Sassi makes the decision to embark on a whole new career and takes a beauty course. Yas!
Megan comes up with a plan to get a pet pooch to help her deal with feeling lonely, and her and Dylan decide to keep the dog at his dad's house - but how will his dad react?
Shannon struggles with Theodore as he reaches the terrible twos and his tantrums start to get worse. Luckily Charlie is on hand to help, whisking her off on a surprise weekend away to give them both a break. Cute.
Amber signs up for a very exciting event, and whilst on a glorious beachy holiday with her gal pal, gets some training in - right before bravely facing the waves on a jet ski!
Chloe and Jordan celebrate their anniversary with a romantic dinner date, where Chloe reveals the seriously adorable and thoughtful gift she's made for Jordan - and he absolutely loves it!
Watch everything that went on in episode four here:
What's Happening In Episode Five?
Sassi finds out that Darren has been spending time (and money) on another girl and she's absolutely fuming. She lets her ex know exactly how she's feeling when he calls during a lunch outing, calling him "disgusting." Eek.
Jordan is diagnosed with depression and talks to Chloe about going to therapy as the mum tells him she'll support him through it all.
Megan rages at Dylan when he fails to help her with preparations for Mckenzie's birthday party - and her emotions are only heightened when suspicions about him hanging out with Ree-Ane again are confirmed, leaving her in tears.
Shannon and Charlie try to get Theodore into a new bedtime routine and sleeping in his own bed, but it proves to be more of a struggle than they imagined.
Amber pulls off an epic engagement party for her mum and fiancé Diego (complete with seriously cute speech), and afterwards thanks ex Ste for coming along.
Watch all the best bits from episode 5 here:
What's Going On In Episode Six?
Amber's putting the hard work in as she trains for her upcoming charity boxing match, but she faces a different battle at home when it comes to Brooklyn's bad behaviour.
Megan wants to know what Dylan is really up to with Ree-Ane, and questions him to get to the bottom of the mixed messages he's been sending.
Shannon shares some BIG pregnancy news with her sister, who is very excited! However, Charlie is more shocked by the news, with him and Shannon having a blazing row about the situation.
Sassi tries to have an honest chat with Darren about what happened between him and the other girl, but her plan for no arguments goes awry as Darren walks off from their discussion.
Chloe ends up in tears after they take their dog Sunny to a puppy training session and it all goes a bit wrong.
Watch all the best bits from episode 6 here:
What's The Story In Episode Seven?
The surprise of their pregnancy news is still causing tension between Shannon and Charlie, who have a very heated and tearful row about the situation.
After being diagnosed with depression, Jordan goes to counselling with Chloe, where he gets emotional as he opens up about his mental health and how he's struggling in his day-to-day life.
Amber and Ste seem to be getting on well, but things swiftly take a turn for the worse when his ex calls him. Not impressed, Amber asks him to leave her house immediately, telling him he's going to end up with "absolutely nobody."
Sassi starts turning her newly-learnt beauty skills into business with her first client, all while looking after the house as her mum jets off on holiday!
Megan reveals that she's started seeing someone new, but she's still there to pick up the pieces and keep an eye on Dylan.
Watch the best bits from episode 7 here:
What happened in the Series Finale?
Sassi and Darren have an emotional chat about their relationship and what the future might hold after Zena'ya's birthday party, with Sassi admitting that she feels like she's lost her best friend.
Megan is left fuming with Dylan when he reveals he's started seeing Ree-Ane again.
Chloe and Jordan host an awesome garden party for their friends and family and clear the air after an awkward chat earlier in the day.
Shannon and Charlie see their baby for the first time as they go to a scan together!
It's finally time for Amber to take on her charity boxing match, but will she find victory against her opponent?
Watch the best bits from episode 8 here:
Don't forget to tune into the brand new series of Teen Mom UK, Wednesdays at 8pm on MTV UK!