soaps: this week.
home & away
RIC waves goodbye to the Bay, intent on starting a new life with Matilda in Perth. But it's all of five minutes before his jealousy gets the better of him, yet again, when he arrives to find a man in her room and jumps to the wrong conclusion.
Martha discovers Roman is the father of her baby and he infuriates Jack by standing by her decision not to have cancer treatment.
A distraught Aden comes clean to Belle about his past - his grandfather abused him and he blames his father for not protecting him.
Miles and Kirsty grow closer, prompting Leah to realise at last how she feels about the teacher.
AFTER all the death and despair lately, it's good to have some light relief involving a scantily-clad Tony going bright orange after a trip to a fake tanning booth, as Jacqui tries to prove she can make a success of Tan & Tumble. He'll be competing with Carmel next.
Newt wins the writing competition but then Darren is stunned when he confesses he saw Jack alive.
Russ is pleasantly surprised when Caroline buys tickets for them to go travelling, but as they prepare for the trip of a lifetime, Tina turns up on his doorstep and reveals he is Max's father. And Amy confesses to Michaela she's considering having an abortion.
LIVES hang in the balance after the bush fire. Ned pledges his future to Kirsten, if she survives, while wounded Marco persuades Carmella to marry him. She does in an emotional ceremony, just moments before he dies.
When it emerges the fire was started deliberately, suspicion falls on Donna, Paul and Callum.
Nicola has some explaining to do after kissing her rescuer Steve, and pretends she's going out with Toadie. Then they go on a real date and find they actually get on.