- Rhys has a go at Lucas about Vanessa.
- Sheila asks Kyle if he really trusts Lou. He says he does.
- Kate is made manager of Charlie's. Kyle hugs her. Sheila looks on, approvingly.
- Sheila tells Kate she should go after Kyle.
Sheila tells Kate that she and Kyle are a better fit than Jade and Kyle. Kate isn't sure, but Sheila tells her that she's just the right woman for Kyle. Kate says that she and Kyle are friends. Sheila hopes Kate will be there when Jade breaks Kyle's heart.
Vanessa is baking. Lou is off on a date. Lucas asks what's wrong with all these women(!) He heads off to work and tells Vanessa he'll see her later.
Kyle and Jade are playing pool when Kate comes in. They ask her how the manager's position is going. When Jade is off taking a phonecall, Kyle tells Kate that she thinks she'll be a great manager. Kate is surprised, but pleased. He also tells her that Sheila is her new biggest fan!
KYLE: I was just telling Kate about her new bestie.
JADE: Really? can you do me a favour and tell her I'm *not* an evil skank?!
Kyle and Jade kiss, and Kate looks a bit sad.
Vanessa is struggling with some boxes. Rhys comes along and helps her into the house with them, ignoring her protestations. Rhys reminds her to look after herself and her baby. Vanessa says that cooking is very relaxing to her, and everyone should make time for it. She shows him a chocolate cake and he says it looks amazing. To his surprise, she invites him to help her make it. He reluctantly agrees.
RHYS: I'm not going to change my mind.
VANESSA: Maybe. But my chocolate cake will definitely change your life.
Rhys looks at her rather admiringly, despite himself.
Rhys is wearing an apron and measuring out some butter. Vanessa tells him he doesn't need to be so careful - she doesn't follow rules when cooking, she goes with her heart instead. She instructs him on stirring chocolate. It's all quite sensual really, and Rhys is enjoying himself, again, despite himself. After a while, the mixture is finished and they put it in the oven. They have both enjoyed each other's company.
Sheila comes in. Kate tells her that Sheila shouldn't go on about her and Kyle - they're just friends. Sheila asks how she'd feel if Kyle and Jade split up. Sheila thinks there's something between Kate and Kyle. Kate tells her that Jade loves Kyle, and Sheila really needs to give her a chance.
Lou has come in for a drink. Sheila is sitting at a table with Kyle and Jade and appears to be making an effort with Jade. She starts to ask Jade about her future plans, but Jade is saved by her phone ringing. Kyle tells Sheila not to be too full- on. Jade has to rush off to meet a client. Sheila asks Kyle about his history with Kate. Much to her disappointment, he tells her that they only went on one date and he got over any feelings he had for her - they're just mates now.
Sheila goes over to talk to Lou, but he doesn't want to talk to her and makes a sharp exit! Lou has forgotten his change, so Sheila offers to take it to her.
Lou is meeting his dancing friend Vera. She gives him money for his rent. Lou looks very guilty, but Vera assures him she can afford it. They head off to their dance class. Sheila sees this. She chases after them and tells Lou she needs a word about Kyle. Vera goes into the dance class alone.
Sheila tells Lou that he's a scam artist - she doesn't think he's taking Kyle's money, but he is sponging off Vera. Lou says what happens between him and Vera is none of her business.
Lou and Vera are dancing when Sheila comes in. She goes over and tells Vera that Lou hasn't lost his wallet.
SHEILA: He's using you for your money!
VERA:(to Lou) Is this true?
Lou doesn't say anything. Vera is very upset and walks out.
Lou finds Vera having a cup of tea. He's brought her money back. He apologises and tells her his life is rather complicated at the moment. She says he should have just told her.
VERA: I would have been happy to pay you for your company. And you are very good company, Lou. But it doesn't matter now. Goodbye.
Rhys is doing the dishes. Vanessa gives him some icing to try and he suggests a bit more sugar. They are laughing together when Lucas comes in. He is surprised to see Rhys there and none too pleased. Vanessa tells him they're just having fun and starts icing the cake.
Jade is trying to work out how to be a proper owner to bossy. Rhys comes out of No.24 and tells them he's been baking with Vanessa. They mock him and tell him he seems interested in Vanessa.
Rhys has brought the chocolate cake to visit his mum. He tells her about baking with Vanessa and she is pleased to hear he's had a break from the hospital. She thinks that Rhys likes Vanessa, and is surprised to hear Vanessa is pregnant. She warns Rhys that she can see he's completely smitten with Vanessa - but if he's going to have a relationship with her, he needs to think about what's at stake - the last thing Vanessa needs in her situation is a broken heart.
Rhys comes round with a house- warming present for Vanessa - a new mixer, as her old one is broken. Vanessa invites him to stay for dinner, and he agrees to come back at 7pm to make pasta. He can choose the dessert, but he's not allowed to bring a recipe! They smile at each other.
Tomorrow on Neighbours
- Lucas tells Rhys not to get Vanessa's hopes up - he thinks Rhys will dump her when it all gets too real.
- Karl, Ajay and the other band member bicker.
- Susan and Summer do yoga. The yoga teacher obviously fancies Susan, but she's not sure she's ready to date again yet.
- The yoga teacher invites Susan out for a drink.