Maddie is first seen with her husband Simon Wright sitting at their son Jake's bedside. It is discovered that Simon has been living a double life and his real name is Ray Kelly - all of this is unknown to Maddie. The next day, Maddie speaks to Ray's ex Mel Owen, and asks Mel if she can borrow 10p. They get chatting and Mel asks her if she is married. Maddie tells Mel she has a husband named Simon and they have a four year old son named Jake but her husband wanted to name him Ray. Mel tells Maddie that she did have a husband but he cheated on her, Maddie replies telling Mel she hopes she made him pay.