Previously on Neighbours
- Paige tells Jack she doesn't think they should tell Mark and Steph what happened
- Mark, Steph, Paige and Jack discover they're at the same camp- site
- Steph overhears Paige and Jack discussing the fact they slept together
- Mark asks Paige to marry him and she runs off
- Steph sets off on her motorbike and tells Jack she's done
- Paige tells Mark about her night with Jack
- Mark throws the ring in the lake, Paige bursts into tears
- Izzy tells Susan she's make a $20 million donation and is trying to make up for her mistakes
- Karl tells Susan she must move on but she can't
Karl tells Susan that Izzy wanting Holly to attend school while she's in Australia is a good idea. Susan agrees and wonders how long they're going to be here. Susan thinks they're being inconsiderate but that's what she expects from Isabelle!
Izzy and Holly arrive. Izzy explains she's a bit nervous also she doesn't have a uniform. Elly reassures them it'll be ok. Izzy reminds Holly she'll look great in the new outfits she bought yesterday. Izzy asks Karl if he's free this morning, he is. She invites Susan along as she's on the committee though the same committee is not needed anymore. Susan declines as she needs to be at school! Karl offers to postpone but Susan reassures him it will be ok. (Ben is in the background getting ready and leaves without speaking in this scene.)
Steph comes out of her bedroom and surprises Toadie. She apologises but refuses to explain why she's back early. Toadie answers a knock at the door to Jack, he invites him in. Steph comes and coldly asks him what he's after. Jack explains he's worried about her after she took off on her bike. Jack wants to talk but Steph refuses. Jack pleads and apologises but Steph doesn't want to listen. Jack tries to tell her he understands where she's at.
STEPH: You come here expecting I'd say something to make you feel better?
Steph won't do that and shuts the door on Jack. Toadie gives Steph a hug and asks what's happening.
Piper is stunned as she thought Paige was in love with Mark. Paige says she doesn't know what was going through her head otherwise she wouldn't have done this! Piper thinks there's more to it than a brain freeze. Paige isn't making excuses but Piper wants to know what Paige is doing. Paige tries to explain things have changed since Gabe was kidnapped and her vision became blurred. Piper wants to know if Jack knows this.
PAIGE: He knows that I love Mark. We talked about it on the way home.
Paige comments it was a very expensive and awkward uber! Paige whom is upset by now says she's messed everything up. Mark hasn't answered or returned her calls. Paige knows Piper has a lot going on but asks her to have Gabe for a bit. Piper refuses as Mark is dealing with what has happened to Tyler and hurting as well. Paige wants to support Mark. Paige goes on about how much she loves Mark and wants him to know this.
Aaron is surprised to find Mark home early. Aaron is carrying a box which he explains is a care package he's putting together for Tyler. Chocolate and magazines are in there which are permitted by the prison. Mark evades the question about why he's home early. He will go to the prison with Aaron and comments the care package is really thoughtful. It will take Tyler's mind off Banks.
There's a knock at the door and Aaron lets Paige in. Mark goes to put the box in the car, insisting they need to go now without acknowledging Paige. Aaron asks Paige what is going on.
Toadie comments that he thought Paige and Jack had got over each other, Steph thought the same. Steph despairs that she just wanted something casual from the start and now she's fallen in love with Jack! He said he loved her as well. Toadie suggests they can sort things out but Jack told her he is wanting to be with Paige.
STEPH: A part of Jack still loves her.
Steph wonders if they've been sleeping together over a while and she hasn't realised it? Toadie doubts that. Steph points out that Jack has prioritised Paige over her since Gabe was kidnapped. After she got back from Bendigo Jack picked Paige up from the airport instead of spend time with Steph. Toadie knows this has hurt Steph but he is sure Jack and Paige haven't been having an affair. Steph is determined to find out for sure so she is going to the Backpackers to see if she can find anything there. Toadie tells her she can't go and search Jack's room. Toadie wants her to talk to Jack when she is more calm.
Dipi is stunned that Izzy has handed over the money to get on Karl's good side. Susan isn't sure why Izzy cares so much though. Susan is sure that to give so much money it must be a big thing. Susan comments that Izzy and Karl will arrive soon. Dipi offers to pass on any dodgy information to Susan. Susan isn't sure as she wouldn't usually do this. Dipi points out Izzy's true nature will eventually be revealed. Dipi has always wanted to be a spy! They laugh and Susan agrees.
She goes to leave as Karl and Izzy arrive. They invite Susan to join them, Susan says she needs to go to the school. Karl tells Susan it will be boring but Izzy doesn't think he should underestimate himself! They sit down as Susan leaves.
Car driving along a road
Aaron can't believe that Mark threw the engagement ring into the bush. Mark didn't think he needed to keep it! Aaron doubts Mark means it.
MARK: I want it and Paige as far away from me as possible.
Mark mentions his gut instinct told him Jack had feelings for Paige, he didn't think Paige felt the same way. Aaron says that Paige told him that it was a mistake. Mark thinks that Jack actually planned this, Aaron doubts that. Aaron points out that Jack has morals, that is usually the case anyway! Mark says he trusted Paige, planned to marry and have babies with her. Aaron reminds Mark that it's still possible for that to happen. Aaron thinks the night Paige and Jack spent together was stupid. Mark is the one Paige loves, she told Aaron this. Aaron reminds Mark about his feelings for Rory cost his relationship with David. Aaron thinks they could make it work if David gives him another chance. Mark states that Paige and he are now past that point.
Steph comes up the stairs calling to see if Jack is there, he isn't. Steph smashes a photo of Paige, Jack and Gabe against the wall. We see the photo on the floor with the glass on top of it.
Piper is writing a letter to Tyler.
I know you don't want to see me. I understand that. But you need to know that I will never stop trying. I love you.
Tyler likes the chocolate and thanks them. Aaron says that he didn't want Gerda to starve, Tyler comments the food isn't so bad as he expected. Banks is still in solitary and his mates are leaving Tyler alone so far. Mark mentions that Toadie told them he's able to get Tyler a transfer. Tyler wants to stay close to them so he doesn't want to move. Aaron wants to know when Banks gets out, Tyler is going to take it a day at a time. Mark refuses to answer how Paige is, Aaron explains she slept with Jack but feels bad about it. Paige will work through this, Mark won't. Tyler agrees that Paige loves Mark and asks if Mark still loves Paige. Mark doesn't answer. Tyler points out they shouldn't let it split them up, she's hurt him but he has hurt her as well. Mark thinks the wedding was a different matter! Tyler points out that Mark regretted what happened at the wedding.
TYLER: People stuff up. I did. I lost the love of my life. You just have to try and save this relationship before letting her go.
Karl is telling Izzy all about the department. Karl wants to know if he's boring Izzy, she insists he's not. She says he's passionate about the work he does. Dipi whom has been watching them comes over with their drinks and waits till they stop talking and pay attention to her. She wants to know if they want anything else, they're fine. Karl carries on talking about the department and Izzy is flattering him. A young man tries to head over to their table with the cake. Dipi stops him to take it herself. She tells them they didn't order the cake but it's too delicious and on the house! Karl carries on talking but Izzy is now watching Dipi. She tells him he's able to do it and they clink their drinks. Izzy asks for sugar and Dipi goes to get it.
Mishti and Leo are chatting about the building site when Elly arrives looking for Jack. Leo thinks Jack's still camping. Elly has his leave form for Fiji so Leo will leave it upstairs for him. Leo goes upstairs and calls Mishti up the stairs. Stuff has been thrown around everywhere and Leo says he thinks someone has trashed the room. Mishti will report it, Leo will as this is his business and he needs to protect his guests. Mishti suggests he looks at the CCTV and doesn't touch anything. Mishti will update the Police Station.
Paige is typing a text to Mark. Steph comes in and goes over to Paige. Paige tries to apologise but Steph wants to know how she can live with herself and hopes Paige is happy. Steph leaves the table. Elly comes in and asks what's happening. Paige confesses she slept with Jack. She explains that Steph found out at the camping trip, Mark proposed and Paige confessed to everything. Elly is unsure what to say and says she's sorry. Paige doesn't want Elly to feel sorry for her and knows what Elly is thinking. Elly doesn't understand, she stepped out of the equation as Paige loved Mark. Elly wonders why Paige has thrown away what she had.
Mishti comes to see Steph and mentions that someone has trashed Jack's room. Mishti explains they haven't managed to contact Jack but mentions that there is CCTV footage of Steph being there. Mishti asks if Steph saw anyone acting strangely there. Steph tells Mishti that she did it. Steph explains they had broken up and knows it was a childish act. Mishti tells Steph the crime has been reported and Steph confessed to it. Mishti tells Steph that she needs to arrest her.
Izzy is pleased with the cake and asks for another slice, Karl isn't in a rush either. Izzy asks for the cake to be heated. Izzy mentions the elephant in the room - Susan is unhappy that Izzy is the main donor. Karl admits that Susan understandably has reservations. Izzy thinks it's because of their history. Karl agrees with that and it's caused tension between Karl and Susan. Susan supports the ambition he has but knows he's able to get carried away. Izzy points out he's passionate but Karl thinks it was too much to hope to have the wing named after him. Izzy likes the idea though and says it will make Holly proud about it. Izzy is on board with the idea plus they'll always have Holly in common. Izzy mentions them meeting in here. Lots of memories are flooding back through being back in Erinsborough, most of them are good. She thought London would be home but she doesn't seem sure. Karl realises she might want to stay on and it's a possibility. Karl says he would be glad to be closer to Holly and would be happy to be a hands on father. Izzy changes the subject to ask about the research wing timeline.
Jack looks rather stunned. Mishti tells him that Yashvi (not in this episode) has given a statement at the station. Jack doubts whether they should have charged Steph. Leo admits he had focused on his business but he shouldn't have gone to the police. Leo wants to withdraw his complaint but Mishti tells him it's too late to do that. Jack realises that he is to blame for this happening.
Toadie comes off the phone. He tells Steph that the Fiji visit might be affected by the vandalism charge. Steph is upset by this and regrets confessing to Mishti. The Fiji consulate will be told. Despite her record, Steph was only granted a visa as it has been a long time since Steph has been in trouble. Steph realises the visa will be revoked even though Charlie is expecting her. Toadie is sorry but will do all he is able to do.
Paige is waiting for Mark and Aaron as they arrive home. Aaron excuses himself to go and see Piper and update her about Tyler. Paige tells Mark that she'll understand if he wants her to leave and what she did with Jack was unforgivable. She wants to tell him how much she loves him or she can't live with herself. She can't imagine life without him in it. She says it's understandable that he won't believe her, also if things were the other way around.
MARK: Love you too and I want to forgive you.
Mark admits he's also made mistakes and she was able to forgive him for them. He thinks they should fight for what they have as it's special, Paige agrees. Mark wants the truth, does she have feelings for Jack still? Paige promises she doesn't have feelings. Mark is happy to try again and they share a hug. Steph has been watching them as she puts things on her motorbike, Jack is watching them as well.
Izzy, Yashvi, Ben, Karl and Susan are sitting around the table. Izzy wants to know about Holly's first day. Holly says it's fine apart from the maniac (Yashvi)! Yashvi insists her influence is positive! Karl introduces Yashvi, mentioning she lives at No.32 and her Mum is Dipi. Ben isn't so sure as they're so different. Yashvi thinks it's funny.
HOLLY: Yes Ben and that's Auntie Holly to you!
They all laugh at Holly's comment as Susan arrives. Izzy tells Holly that there is a surprise for her first day back at the hotel. Susan wants to know how Holly's first day has gone and has been looking for her. Izzy mentions Holly's made a friend and Susan is glad. Susan excuses herself to go and order something and will see them at school. Izzy sends Karl back to work and the girls back to school.
Dipi admits to Susan that she wasn't able to hear all that went on but it sounded like a business meeting was going on.
SUSAN: Unfortunately nothing is as it seems with Isabelle.
Izzy and Holly clink glasses with a pink drink in them. Izzy tells Holly she wanted her first day to be special. Holly doesn't reply and Izzy realises she's tired and grumpy. Izzy is feeling tired after spending a morning in the cafe. Holly wants to know if Izzy has revealed the reason she's here to Karl and Susan. Izzy hasn't told them and Holly reminds her that it won't to help drag it out. Izzy insists she will do it when the time is right. Holly doesn't want Izzy to split them up, Izzy has done that before so that's a no! Izzy comments Karl and Susan agree it will make things easier! A 'Plan Your Pregnancy' leaflet is shown on the table.
Coming up on Neighbours:
- Rafael looks at a picture of Paul and Amy by a building in progress
- Rafael watches Paul in the Waterhole
- Izzy asks someone if they told Susan something
- Susan has a go at Karl
- Leo, Amy and David watch Rafael
- Rafael wakes up gasping