It's been a big year for the show with highlights including the Jacqui/Gilly/Rhys storyline, Brendan and Mitzeee's scheming against Warren, and the various ups and downs for Brendan and Ste - but for us, the standout scenes of the year came in the episode which aired just after Rae's body had been found.
Just as Brendan (Emmett Scanlan) was facing questions from the police after being framed by Silas, all of the major players came together in the village and watched Cheryl (Bronagh Waugh) being taken down to the station to be quizzed about the false alibi she had given for her brother when Bex was killed.
With evil Silas (Jeff Rawle) watching on in satisfaction and the Scala & Kolacny Brothers version of 'Creep' providing the perfect background music, the villagers discovered Rae's murder, Doug (PJ Brenann) lost his temper and Ste (Kieron Richardson) was left devastated…
Re-live all the drama from the episode in the video below:
And just because we found it hard to pick one highlight from the amazing Silas storyline, here's two more that we particularly enjoyed - the serial killer's Halloween showdown with Lynsey (Karen Hassan) where he tried to kill her, and the devastating moment that Silas's family finally discovered the truth and he was arrested…
Hollyoaks Best Bits 2011 airs at 9pm on E4 tonight and sees Alex Carter (Lee Hunter) back on set to present the show alongside Will Best.
Browse through some pictures of Alex hosting in the gallery below - and why not share your own highlights from Hollyoaks this year using the usual comments feature at the bottom? Get the Inside Soap magazine on your iPhone or iPad