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#1 ~A2~

Posted 16 January 2013 - 10:43 AM

Hi all

New thread time

Previous thread

Regards

Ali

#2 MarsBarSlice

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:14 PM

I'm glad that Summer is gone, she wasn't a favourite character of mine.  I'm looking forward to seeing Lucas as a Dad, I like his bad boy means well persona.

#3 wilding

Posted 16 January 2013 - 03:18 PM

It shall be interesting to see how long they will have both babies on the show for before writing one out.

#4 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 16 January 2013 - 04:59 PM

I'm glad Summer is gone too. Am kind of over Tash and Andrew and the whole hang up about telling Summer, when Summer and Andrew are the ones who cheated in Tash in the first place.

Also, please don't revisit Karl and Susan saga.

#5 Bomber girl

Posted 16 January 2013 - 05:58 PM

They may do what they did to VJ on Home and Away. Two years being babysat by someone you never saw then all of a sudden he was 10

#6 wilding

Posted 16 January 2013 - 09:54 PM

Some more has been revealed regarding Nicola Charles (Sarah Beaumont) return to neighbours in TV soap - I cannot post as I do not have permission to, but the jist of it is secrets will come out for both Sarah and Susan. dun dun dun. Sarah and Karl may share a kiss and Susan may get the wrong end of the stick wink.gif

Well, i'm going to bed. Arm's killing me, another mole cut out yesterday. The joys of it all  tthumbs.gif


Spoilers - 4-8 February 2013
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Monday 4 February (6571)
Karl offers his support to Susan after the loss of her job and a mysterious woman returns to Erinsborough.

Tuesday 5 February (6572)
Karl is stunned by Sarah's reappearance and is relieved to hear that she doesn't intend to stay in town for long; meanwhile Lucas and Vanessa discuss their future.

Wednesday 6 February (6573)
To Susan's dismay, an opportunity at the Erinsborough News office could keep Sarah in town for longer than expected. Meanwhile, Rani discovers her actions on Facebook have damning consequences.

Thursday 7 February (6574)
Lassiter's is vandalised and Kate knows who is responsible, while Lou's secrets are uncovered after the arrival of his daughter Lauren and her family.

Friday 8 February (6575)
No synopsis available.

Edited by wilding, 21 January 2013 - 02:14 PM.


#7 Dionysus

Posted 24 January 2013 - 06:16 PM

Topical b/feeding storyline at the moment - kicked out of Charlie's for feeding after a complaint from another customer

#8 ~rollercoaster~

Posted 24 January 2013 - 07:21 PM

Great timing for Neighbours with the breastfeeding story considering it is filmed 3 or so months in advance.

#9 wilding

Posted 30 January 2013 - 01:52 PM

Spoilers 11-15 February 2013
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Monday 11 February (6576)
After being forced to work closely together at the Erinsborough News, Susan's anger towards Sarah boils over.

Ajay lets Priya believe he cheated on her.

When Callum shows Bailey Turner around town, he makes sure he lays claim to Rani. After all, he has been doing the ground work for months. (Yes there will be another repeat triangle with Rani and Callum this time involving Bailey)

Tuesday 12 February (6577)
Vanessa is tired of everyone walking on eggshells around her but is she coping as well as she wants everyone to believe? Meanwhile, Susan continues to struggle with Sarah's return.

Wednesday 13 February (6578)
After worrying that she will find it difficult, Vanessa cracks at Nell's Naming Day ceremony.
Vanessa almost gets through Nell’s naming ceremony but is devastated when she discovers Lucas has taken photos for Toadie and Sonya, but hasn’t made the same effort with his own son.

Sarah's interest in Karl is sparked after he admits it's time he gave up hoping for a reunion with Susan.

Scotty who? Things are heating up between Georgia and Kyle, and we are not the only ones to notice. How long before this simmering attraction bubbles over?  eexcite.gif

Thursday 14 February (6579)Have tissues ready
Lucas admits why he has been pulling away from Patrick.

Sonya and Angie convince Toadie to go to Chile.
Realising the financial pressure his family would be under without his wage, especially with a baby and an upcoming wedding, Toadie pleases his wife by asking-for his job back. After all, happy wife, happy life.

Chris feels pressured to give business back to Lucas’ garage after the mess his accident caused. Taking on the Lassiters fleet with the help of Andrew seems like a good idea, until they are faced with the dilemma of getting behind the wheel.

Friday 15 February (6580)
A painful memory pushes Chris to the brink.

The birthday of an absent child deepens the intrigue around the Turner family. Just what are they hiding?

What is Amber really missing and why is Laren so uneasy?

Let’s hope some of our questions get answered soon. But one thing’s for sure, this family doesn’t attract the best company. An intruder breaks into the house, but it’s Lou who comes face-to-face with him.

As sparks truly start to fly with Kyle and Georgia, Sheila is quick to point out that she’s already spoken for. How long before the rumours reach Scott?

Edited by wilding, 02 February 2013 - 04:39 PM.


#10 wilding

Posted 04 February 2013 - 12:40 PM

Spoilers 18-22 February 2013
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Monday 18 February (6581)
Priya experiences an epiphany about her affair but struggles to communicate herself to Ajay. Meanwhile, Bailey is burdened by a secret surrounding the break in.

Tuesday 19 February (6582)
Priya struggles to keep her harassment from Ajay, and Karl's hopes of reconciliation are shattered when Susan files for divorce.

Wednesday 20 February (6583)
Sarah acts on her attraction to Karl, revealing her true intentions. Meanwhile, Angie crosses the line with Sonya. How much more of Angie's interference can Sonya take?

Thursday 21 February (6584)
Karl's guilt over his kiss with Sarah drives him to confess to Susan the secret he's been harbouring for fourteen years, but how will Susan react to his revelation?

Friday 22 February (6585)
A surprise gift from Lou causes tension amongst his family, and Vanessa finds a way to give the Turners a home in Erinsborough.


#11 Bomber girl

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:13 PM

Can't wait to discover Karl's secret..

#12 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:17 PM

I reckon it's another love child. LOL.

#13 wilding

Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:18 AM

New family alert:

http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/soaps/s14/neig...new-family.html

Neighbours bosses have announced that another new family will be joining the soap.

The Willis clan will descend on Ramsay Street in the middle of the year, with former Home and Away stars Kip Gamblin and Rebekah Elmaloglou taking on the roles of married couple Brad and Terese.


Neighbours' new recruits will start filming in two weeks' time, debuting on screen in early June in Australia and three weeks later in the UK.


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Priya may be leaving. Chris was naughty and hinted a goodbye message to her on twitter which didn't last long wink.gif Don't be surprised if more departures are announced.

#14 wilding

Posted 11 February 2013 - 01:13 PM

EB is giving me the &&&&'s today posting wise. Lets see how long this post takes to go through, if it goes through at all and if it deplicates itself and if it will let me edit again etc rolleyes.gif


Spoilers - 25 February-1 March 2013
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Monday 25 Febuary (6586)
- Priya hopes the harassment she was suffering is over.

- Callum makes a play to win the affections of Rani.
*Rani runs into some trouble at school when a student taunts her about her mum. In an effort to defend his friend, Callum discovers that the student is behind the Facebook page and steals his phone to prove it.

- Mason Turner's return home results in turmoil.

Tuesday 26 February (6587)
- Exhausted by Angie's constant meddling and undermining, Sonya decides to throw her out of the house.

- Mason does a favour for Chris and makes it clear to Matt that all is not forgiven.

- When a student's father sends Priya inappropriate text messages and makes a suggestive offer, she quickly declines his advances. However, the situation boils over and Priya finds herself facing accusations.

Wednesday 27 February (6588)
- Chris gets his licence back but avoids talk about cars or driving. Sophie attempts to help, but the plan backfires and Chris ultimately feels under more scrutiny.

-Susan comes to realise why her marriage with Karl failed and how it can be saved, but has her realisation come too late?
*Susan pushes on with divorce proceedings but Karl struggles to sign the papers. Sarah decides to have her say, and in urging Susan to reconsider she makes a surprise admission.

- With Toadie home, Sonya can finally relax a little. Toadie doesn't know the real reason Angie left and Sonya isn't coming forward with the story. What's holding the new mum back from revealing the truth?

Thursday 28 February (6589)
- Susan is desperate to track Karl down and stop him filing divorce papers.
*Susan finally gets a taste of that freedom when she decides to let go of all the negative feelings she has held onto Karl's infidelity 10 years ago. She's not moving on though, she's moving in.

Just when you thought it was the end of an era, a new phase begins for Ramsay Street's favourite couple.

- Andrew is hurt when Paul refuses to consider him for a vital new role at Lassiter's.

Friday 1 March (6590)
-Just as Priya and Ajay are becoming closer, Paul drops a bombshell.

- Karl and Susan are happily reunited but what convinced Susan to change her mind about divorcing Karl?

- Scotty turns up just as Kyle is mustering up the courage to tell Georgia how he feels.
*So who will she choose, Kyle or Scott?

Edited by wilding, 17 February 2013 - 06:52 PM.


#15 wilding

Posted 18 February 2013 - 07:11 PM

March 4th - 8th Spoilers
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Monday 4 March 2013
Faced with the school board meeting and Brian's slanderous accusations, Priya is determined to defend herself.  However, it seems this horrible scandal could be the event that brings her and Ajay back together. Even Paul extends a hand of friendship when the school board takes action against the maligned teacher.

Mason and Bailey discover where the money has gone.

Mason remains persistent with his efforts to woo Kate, but she discovers he is not who he claims to be. Not knowing her history, this little white lie looks to be a deal breaker for the newcomer.

Tuesday 5 March 2013
Mason continues his pursuit of Kate and while she rejects his advances, she can't help feeling flattered by his amorous attention.

Lou uncovers his grandson’s secret,  will he cover for them or be loyal to his friend?.

With gossip rife about her mum, Rani's first day back at school isn't ideal. She is still harbouring guilt over the whole incident, and is angry that Alistair's dad is causing trouble.

Not so sure about the new kid, Chris encourages Lucas to make sure Mason's references check out. Not aware of Mason's stint in juvenile detention, Lou also starts to wonder why his family is being so vague with him.

Wednesday 6 March 2013
Chris is flummoxed when Scotty says something that could be misconstrued as a romantic advance.

Will Tash abandon her month-long vow of celibacy early?

Ramsay Street loves a fundraiser, and tonight Georgia takes the lead in organising a fundraiser for a neonatal unit at Erinsborough Hospital.

When the band she has booked for the event doesn't show, the bubbly blonde takes the night's entertainment into her own hands.

The show that's launched the pop careers of Kylie, Delta, Holly Valance and even Craig McLachlan (c'mon, we all secretly loved Mona), is now introducing a new star: Saskia Hampele aka Georgia Brooks. Her last minute performance could just save the night from disaster.


Thursday 7 March 2013
Still in high spirits after their reconciliation, Karl and Susan are keen to help Ajay and Priya get through their own relationship problems.
Wanting to provide a distraction for Priya and Ajay, Susan and Karl decide to invite them over for a dinner party. With Priya still reeling from being suspended, an untimely call offering Susan the job of Erinsborough High Principal makes for an awkward dinner gathering.

We all know how Toadie's first wedding ended, so it's no surprise he is a little nervous bout his impending nuptials to Sonya. Convinced he's cursed, Toadie transforms from our easy going neighbour into a groomzilla, obsessed with every detail of the big day.

Chris worries that Scotty is deceiving Georgia.
Chris is still sceptical about Scotty's sexuality. His instincts tell him Scotty might be gay, but after he shares his views with Kyle, he starts to question the whole idea. To get to the bottom of things, Chris decides to confront Scotty, but before he gets a chance to respond, Georgia interrupts, leaving the question hanging.

Friday 8 March 2013
Reaching rock bottom, Priya is shocked by an indecent proposal.

Paul's new development gathers steam but is it above board?

Although she's been doing her best to avoid Mason, even Kate can't resist spying on a shirtless man mowing the lawns. Her sneak peek doesn't go unpunished however, as she narrowly avoids missing hitting Sheila and her dog Bossy with her char. With Bossy off the lead and on on the run, it's up to Mason to save the day.

Could his reward for finding Bossy be a date with Kate?

Edited by wilding, 25 February 2013 - 01:22 PM.


#16 wilding

Posted 18 February 2013 - 07:16 PM

Carla's son Harley will be playing the role of  "Brad Willis" son. This was the big announcement that Carla was waiting to make. People thought her announcement was that Libby was coming back to.


QUOTE (wilding @ 08/02/2013, 10:18 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
New family alert:

http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/soaps/s14/neig...new-family.html

Neighbours bosses have announced that another new family will be joining the soap.

The Willis clan will descend on Ramsay Street in the middle of the year, with former Home and Away stars Kip Gamblin and Rebekah Elmaloglou taking on the roles of married couple Brad and Terese.


Neighbours' new recruits will start filming in two weeks' time, debuting on screen in early June in Australia and three weeks later in the UK.


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Edited by wilding, 19 February 2013 - 09:09 AM.


#17 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 18 February 2013 - 07:27 PM

I wonder if the Willis family are supposed to be descendants from the old Willis family prior to Karl and Susan. Yes I've been watching Neighbours for a loooooong time.

#18 Feralina

Posted 18 February 2013 - 09:23 PM

QUOTE (Sunnycat @ 18/02/2013, 08:27 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I wonder if the Willis family are supposed to be descendants from the old Willis family prior to Karl and Susan. Yes I've been watching Neighbours for a loooooong time.


They are, Sunnycat. Brad Willis (the patriarch of the 'new' family) is the old teenage surfer Willis son, played by Scott Michaelson (I've been watching Neighbours for a long time too... and way too avidly!)

#19 wilding

Posted 19 February 2013 - 08:07 AM

Ariel kaplan shall be playing the daughter of brad.

(Short brief sentences mean it tends to come from the ipad).

I think I may of posted about Ariel in another post of mine, but I'm not going to go back through them.

Ariels IMBD. She was in the good old Saddleclub series.

hmmmm. Not comfirmed, but it looks like Rhys is the one to die in the wedding disaster Someone has posted a list of dates and spoilers up on FB, but shall take them with a grain of salt. Nell will be listed in the credits that debut April 22, but not Patrick.

Edited by wilding, 19 February 2013 - 09:19 AM.


#20 wilding

Posted 25 February 2013 - 09:19 PM

Spoilers 11th-15th March
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Monday 11th March 2013
Susan bluffs Brian into dropping the complaint against Priya and Andrew realises that working for Paul means compromising his morals.

Tuesday 12th March 2013
Andrew is unsettled by the knowledge that Paul's business is taking a big risk with other people's money. Meanwhile, Rhys rejects contact with his father.

Wednesday 13th March 2013
Amber and Robbo rekindle their secret romance, but while Amber wants to go public, Robbo is keen to keep the truth from her parents. Meanwhile, Chris' suspicions about Scotty are confirmed.

Thursday 14th March 2013
Rhys has to decide whether or not to see his father and Paul sabotages Sophie's plans to move to Sydney.

Friday 15th March 2013
Andrew's attempt to stand up to Paul doesn't go according to plan and Amber's need to see Robbo puts their secret relationship in jeopardy.


#21 maxshim

Posted 04 March 2013 - 05:40 PM

No wonder Sonya's stressed out with Nell - that doll is very unconvincing  wink.gif

#22 wilding

Posted 04 March 2013 - 05:50 PM

Spoilers 18th - 22nd March
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18th March
Horrified to learn that Amber has been keeping relationship with Robbo a secret, Bailey urges Mason to tell her the truth about the break-in.
- It’s every big brother’s worst nightmare: their little sister getting caught up with the wrong guy. Despite trying, Mason and Bailey can’t seem to change Amber’s mind about Robbo and she continues to defend him. Desperate to get Robbo out of all their lives, Mason agrees to do one last job with him at Lassiter’s while the wedding reception is taking place.

Toadies wedding fears are confirmed.
-Connor calls in sick with food poisoning and Toadie is forced to ask Lucas to stand in. Jade, on her way back to Erinsborough for her sister’s wedding, is stuck in Seattle thanks to a snowstorm.

19th March
Tragically a gas bottle explodes at Toadie and Sonyas wedding reception collapsing the marquee and trapping Rhys and Priya inside.

Mason and Robbo’s plan to rob Lassiter’s hits a snag when the security guard isn’t on his scheduled break and Sonya spots the two young males in balaclavas. Wanting to enjoy her wedding day, Sonya gives her statement to the police and returns to the reception, failing to point out the distinct belt buckle she noticed one of the men wearing.

Kyle takes on MC duties as Toadie and Sonya continue their wedding celebrations with a very special dance routine. However, just as Sonya throws the bouquet to her excited guests, tragedy strikes.

20th March
Lives hang in the balance as the injured are raced to hospital. Toadie tries to convince Callum that Sonya is going to pull through but by the end of the day, a life will be lost.

Ajay finds Priya unconscious and pinned under a pillar. As Karl rushes to help, Rhys scrambles to safety but is clearly badly hurt. He has broken ribs and after much convincing goes to the hospital, but frustration prevails and he doesn’t listen to Karl’s advice about talking it easy.

Worried, Georgia tracks down Elaine and she comes to see Rhys. Thankful he’s ok and they resolve their differences about Rhys seeing his father. Sadly Rhys may never get to see his father, as he collapses outside the hospital.


21st March
Rani sits by Priyas bed waiting for her to wake from her coma so she can apologise for the fight they had before Priya was injured, but will she get the chance?

As Ajay and Rani wait for Priya to get out of surgery, Kyle is left to break the news of Rhys’ death to Vanessa and Elaine.

Karl tells Rani and Ajay that Priya is brain dead and alive only because of the machines helping her to breath. There’s no way of saving her and the devastation of losing two people in one week hits the Ramsay Street residents hard.

It’s been five days since the wedding and two funerals have taken place before Sonya finally wakes up with no memory of the day, including the robbery and of course Mason’s belt buckle.

22nd March
Scotty suggests to Georgia they elope and leave town for good.
-This is one week Erinsborough will never forget, including newest resident Scotty Boland. After convincing Georgie to elope to Queensland he’s confronted by Kyle and Chris’ allegation that he is, and we quote, ‘into dudes’.

Not the ideal way of coming out, but Scotty’s lost for words and his reaction clearly has Georgia concerned there’s some truth to these rumours.

Sonya struggles with her memory loss as a result of the explosion.

Edited by wilding, 09 March 2013 - 08:59 PM.


#23 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 04 March 2013 - 05:56 PM

It must be Rhys who dies since he is leaving anyway. Can't say his characters ever amounted to anything or did anything interesting except be a jerk.

#24 Neriah is Feral

Posted 05 March 2013 - 12:41 AM

Can't Toadie get 1 wedding that isn't a complete disaster?! Will this mean that his nicest and most successful wedding (ie. actually happened and no one died) was the fake one?

#25 wilding

Posted 06 March 2013 - 12:07 PM

Nice work James  cclap.gif  eexcite.gif
Just checking my fb page and read a post from Live below the line that Hugh Jackman is also ambassador for and he's now a celebrity ambassador for it. He'll be living on just $2 a day for 5 days to raise funds and awareness for those in extreme poverty.

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One person dies after being at the heart of the explosion.

The other dies after being in a coma and is pronounced brain dead.

Edited by wilding, 07 March 2013 - 10:26 AM.





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