Previously on Neighbours
- Xanthe announces she transferred her uni fees, Gary claims he managed to get an early loan
- Cassius loses it at Bea about going rummaging in his car
- Piper tells Cassius that he needs to sort out his anger, Cassius suggests seeing a therapist
- Ned and Bea agree to keep an eye on Cassius for Piper's benefit
- Ned tells Yashvi he likes someone, Yashvi tells Bea she thinks it's herself
- Ned tells Bea he doesn't have feelings for Yashvi, he likes her
- Ned and Bea kiss
Ned brings some drinks out to Piper who is having breakfast. He wants to know what her plans are today. Piper plans to work from home as Toadie is still away. Piper notes that Ned is in a very cheerful mood.
Bea comes in and Aaron and Elly are in the kitchen. Elly tells her (as if she lives there!) that Mark's already left for work. Aaron ponders whether it's ok to eat leftover risotto for breakfast. Elly points out it's not ok if he refuses to share! She asks Bea if she is hungry and Bea seems distracted. Elly asks her if something is the matter. Bea reminds Elly that she said things wouldn't be weird if something happened between Bea and Ned. Bea admits that she kissed Ned.
(There is a flashback. Bea pulls away from the kiss. She tells Ned she is working tomorrow and it is late. She thanks him for showing her the lights. Bea heads off.)
Bea and Elly are now sitting on the sofa. Elly wants to know why Bea headed off. Bea wasn't thinking straight and had panicked.
AARON: You know the first kiss, that changes everything when you actually like someone.
Bea admits she might not want things to change for Ned and her. It might have been a mistake.
Ned tells Piper the kiss was perfect. He thinks it's a good sign that Bea was the one who kissed him. Ned says it's early days but Piper realises this means a lot to Ned. Piper ponders on the fact that Bea headed off afterwards. Ned thinks Bea needs time after everything that happened with Finn.
NED: We're on the same page. That's the main thing.
Dipi and Yashvi are by the breakfast bar. Yashvi is on her phone, Dipi picks up her phone when it beeps. Dipi is pleased to read out that Full Salute has been approved as a complementary medicine! Dipi is really enthusiastic as Yashvi continues to concentrate on her phone. Dipi asks what Yashvi is so engrossed in. Yashvi tells Dipi that she's looking at pictures from the tour she did with Ned and enthuses about what a great guy he is. Dipi mentions that Yashvi keeps bringing Ned up in conversation. Yashvi agrees as he is a cool guy. Dipi agrees but points out that he's much older than Yashvi. Yashvi is defensive and states they get on really well. Yashvi tells Dipi that Ned admitted he liked her. Yashvi tells Dipi not to overreact, nothing has happened and Ned agreed it was best to wait. Yashvi heads off quickly as her phone beeps, Dipi wants to know if Ned was texting her.
Piper and Cassius are relaxing together on a lounger whilst Ned sits at the table watching them. Piper laments the fact that she has to work whilst he has a free morning. Cassius points out that she's being paid whilst she texts, Piper is on a break! Cassius mentions her birthday. Piper doesn't mind as long as they spend it together. Cassius has already made plans and Piper wants to know more. Cassius reminds her that she doesn't mind. She is sure she knows what he has planned as he isn't able to hide anything from her. Toadie rings her and she heads off to talk to him. Cassius leaves at the same time.
After getting Ned's text, Yashvi arrives and asks Ned for some more tackling tips. Ned would prefer to talk first. He explains that he wasn't very clear. Yashvi notices the rose tattoo he has been drawing. As she wanted a flower tattoo she asks if it is for her. She starts enthusing about the tattoo and Ned tries to interrupt her.
YASHVI: I don't want to wait anymore. I'm ready for a relationship.
NED: I didn't draw that for you. (He closes the book.) I drew it for Bea. She's the one I care about. We kissed last night.
Yashvi is devastated and runs off, Ned calls after her.
The Wellness Centre
Gary is thanking Thomas over the phone for the fact that the money will be in his account in 48 hours. Shane arrives and Gary hangs up. Gary tells Shane that Karl has already bought two packets of Tinkle which pleases Shane. Shane suggests that Gary should try it soon but Gary doesn't look overly keen!
Amy and Elly come in. Amy is asking Elly if she minds if Bea and Ned get together, Elly is fine with it. Gary tries to sell them some Tinkle with a 2 for 1 offer. Elly agrees to try it. She finds it ok if she doesn't remember where it came from! Elly agrees to take 2 bottles. Amy compliments the new tea display. Gary proudly announces it has sold well.
AMY: Wow look at you, keep girls at home and at work.
Elly comes in and joins Bea who is at a table. Bea had got Elly's text, she can't stay long. Elly wanted to check how Bea was doing but winces about her tummy. Elly puts it down to the yoga and asks how things are going with Ned.
Yashvi arrives and tells Bea that Ned told her what was happening. Yashvi tells Bea she wishes she'd told her what was going on! Bea insists they're not seeing each other. Yashvi asks loudly if they kissed, Bea promises to explain what is going on!
YASHVI: You knew I liked him and instead you took what you wanted anyway. What kind of friend does that?
Elly gently reminds Yashvi that this isn't the right place or time. Yashvi tells Elly it's not to do with her. Elly insists it is. She asks Yashvi to calm down and let Bea explain what's going on. Yashvi reluctanly sits down. Bea explains about her sleeping problems which worsened after Finn. Ned found out that she was going for walks at night and they walked together. Yashvi wonders why Bea hasn't told her before. Bea can't see why it needs to be a big deal. Yashvi insists it's a big deal for her and she had trusted Bea.
YASHVI: Friends don't let other friends think they have a chance. You'll never get it. There's no point even trying.
Bea tries calling to Yashvi but Yashvi leaves. Bea and Elly look at each other.
Piper and Cassius are sitting on the sofas. Piper casually mentions her birthday. Cassius points out she is supposed to be working! Piper tells Cassius that she had a surprise the year before and would like this one to be low key. Piper starts asking if it's scuba lessons, horseback riding, top cinema. Cassius just smiles aggravatingly which frustrates Piper! Piper reminds him the same method won't work with the therapist which makes Cassius uneasy. Cassius admits he hasn't booked the first session as he's been busy at the nursery. Piper encourages him to do it and stop putting it off. Cassius abruptly agrees to do it when he's ready. He apologises.
PIPER: I just want you to make peace with what your Dad did to you Cass. I just want you to get your frustrations under control.
Cassius says he will make the appointment.
Dipi is in the kitchen and hears a door slam. She thinks it's Shane and calls out where she is. An upset Yashvi appears wordlessly, looks at Dipi and walks through the room. Dipi walks after her and asks what is wrong. Dipi hugs Yashvi as Yashvi cries into her shoulder.
Elly advises Bea to give Yashvi some time to calm down. Elly reminds Bea that she didn't intend for Yashvi to be hurt. Bea says that she should have said something when she learnt that Yashvi liked Ned. Elly reminds her that she was confused and Yashvi needs to take time to understand that. Bea considers the possibility of Yashvi not forgiving her. Elly is confident that Bea will eventually forgive her. Elly points out that Yashvi hasn't got any extra right due to having a crush on Ned. Elly thinks that Yashvi should see how great they are together if Bea really wants to be with Ned. Bea is unsure what she really wants. Elly reassures her she can take things slowly but Ned isn't like Finn. Bea admits that Finn has got to her and she worries she'll never get him out of her head. Elly suggests that Bea speaks to a counsellor to help her move on and Bea considers the idea. She thanks Elly for listening and heads off. Elly gets a pain and throws up into her gym bag as everyone watches.
The Wellness Centre
Gary announces to Amy and Shane that they can sell 50 bottles a week. Shane is happy and talks about promoting it on social media. Rob laments the fact that Rob can't help when he helped with Tinkle, Gary doesn't mind.
Elly arrives clutching her stomach and Amy with concern asks if she's ok. Elly admits she has just about managed to stop being sick to reach here. She tells Shane he needs to stop selling it as she thinks it's poison. Amy hasn't been sick but hasn't drunk hers yet. She promises she means to try it later! Elly doesn't want to see her doctor but she needed to pass the information onto Shane. Shane wants Elly to prove it as Gary goes to recall the product. Amy tells him not to panic as he starts to put the bottles into the box. He's worried about losing it all. Shane points out that the only person they know who has been ill is Elly and needs to think about his generator. Gary grabs him by the collar and gets angry. Amy tries to break it up. Gary says he knew it wasn't the right thing to do to trust Shane.
Piper opens the door to Bea. Piper tells her Ned has already left but is in a very happy mood! Bea has actually come to see Piper. She asks about Piper's therapist and compliments her on being honest about seeing a therapist. Bea is wondering if Piper can recommend anyone. Piper goes to find a couple of names that she's passed onto Cassius. Bea asks if Cassius is already getting help. Piper tells Bea that's what Cassius intends to do and feels really bad about getting mad at Bea. Piper suggested Cassius talked to someone and Bea agrees that Cassius should do that. Piper admits he has promised but has been vague about actually doing it. Piper thinks Cassius should concentrate on seeing a therapist but has been sorting out her birthday surprise. Piper is worried how brilliant Cassius is at keeping quiet which surprises Bea. Piper then reveals she's joking! Piper can't find the cards so goes to look for them upstairs.
Bea is walking across the Complex. Ned sees her and his whole face lights up! Bea tells Ned that Yashvi is not happy about what has happened. Ned admits it was his fault and needs to say sorry again about what happened.
BEA: I think you should leave. I mean I don't think it's the right time for Yashvi or for us.
Bea apologises for leading him on the night before. Even though she wanted the kiss to happen being his girlfriend wouldn't work. Bea isn't ready for it. Ned hopes they'll still be friends which Bea agrees to. Bea mentions that Piper mentioned Cassius going to see a counsellor about his anger issues and asks if Ned knew. Ned hadn't heard anything about it. Bea explains that Cassius keeps promising to go but then will make excuses about not going. Bea admits that Finn did the same thing. Ned admits that Cassius hasn't done anything else. Bea wants to talk to Cassius's Mum. She suggests that Ned uses the work records to find Cassius's Mum's details. Ned isn't so keen and thinks it's a step too far.
BEA: Maybe. Or maybe one day Piper will say the wrong thing and he will lose it at her.
Bea asks if he is in and waits for Ned's answer.
The Wellness Centre
Elly is resting and confirms she doesn't them to call a doctor. Amy comments this isn't like Gary and wants to know what is happening. Gary says nothing is happening, Amy tries pursuing it and Gary tells her to stop.
Aaron arrives and requests something for food poisoning. He realises Elly is suffering from the same ailment and apologises as it was the leftover risotto at breakfast. It had been there over a week. Elly is about to be sick again. Gary realises that Tinkle is not the cause as Shane looks annoyed. Gary apologises for losing his temper, Elly also apologises. Shane tells Elly she's not the one who needs to apologise. Gary starts talking about all the pressure he's under about the uni fees but it doesn't excuse what happened. Gary points out Shane broke his fishing rod and holds out his hand. Shane agrees that happened and they shake on it. Aaron runs to the toilet as Elly leans over into a paper bag. Shane is going to wait and give Aaron a ride home!
Yashvi is sitting on the sofa determinedly concentrating on her laces. Dipi tells Yashvi it is important to stay strong and admit their feelings. Yashvi tells Dipi she's going to work off her anger. Dipi suggests that Yashvi is feeling embarrassed and sad. Yashvi wishes Dipi wouldn't try to second guess how she is feeling. Dipi admits that in Year Eleven she paid boys to give her love letters to get Dean Fontaine to notice her. The plan didn't work though. Dipi gently tells her that everyone has been embarrassed when it doesn't work out when falling head over heels with someone. Dipi offers to come to the Oval to cheer Yashvi on though she isn't able to catch or kick. Yashvi agrees. Dipi advises Yashvi not to take it out on Bea, a friendship is worth more than a guy.
There's a knock at the door, Dipi invites the person in. It's Cassius looking for help where to find a costume. Dipi wants to know what the costume is for, it's a surprise.
The Wellness Centre
Gary is asking Steph over the phone for another chance, Steph isn't happy. Apparently Steph won't regret it! Gary promises to do better the next time. He hangs up and tells Amy that Steph's good friend was staying and saw the row between Gary and Shane. Steph wants Gary to do a Conflict Management Course and he's on probation again. He won't get the payrise. Amy tells him he will win back Steph's trust and asks about the bank repayments. Gary tells her it will be ok. Amy puts her hand on his arm and tells him she's willing to do anything to help him. He tells her she's a good friend, she knows he'd do the same for her. She's got to head off but promises to talk later. Gary rings someone and asks for the money to be transferred today instead of tomorrow.
Thomas has arrived to see Gary and Gary thanks him for coming. Gary asks if it's possible for an early transfer. Thomas tells Gary that he needs to ring Gary's employer before they release the funds. Thomas comments that Gary has had a change of circumstances. Gary admits this is true but he can still pay the money back. Thomas is doubtful of this plus Gary is on probation. Gary asks how he can make this happen. Until Gary can make repayments Thomas can't approve the loan. Gary pleads with him and explains about the uni fees. Thomas apologises and leaves.
Ned looks at the computer. He hasn't got the name but he's got the date and the room number. Ned reminds Bea he doesn't have any right to do this. Bea thinks it's the right thing to do and it's possible Cassius is hiding something even though he hasn't actually been violent.
Piper arrives and wants to ask about her birthday present. She is shocked to see Cassius is wearing a black iron mask. It was part of her birthday plans happening next week. She admits she loves it though she finds it creepy. They tell each other they love each other and kiss.
Ned has found the name, Elissa Lyon. Bea tells him to hurry.
Cassius and Piper fall back onto the bed. Piper tells Cassius she's sure as they kiss.
Coming up on Neighbours:
- A lady introduces herself to Gary as Jeremy's mother and wants the cash now
- Ned tells Gary he needs to dig himself out of his hole himself
- Elissa tells Cassius over the phone that she feels something's not right, he needs to leave
- Ned tells Bea it would be worth it for Piper to take a few risks
- Cassius ponders between Piper and the Police Station