Doctors spoilers: Is Rob Hollins hiding a SECRET from Karen?

Doctors spoilers, Rob Hollins, Karen Hollins
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Rob Hollins is questioned by his wife Karen after she finds an important letter on Doctors. What's wrong with Rob? What is he hiding from her?

What's wrong with Rob Hollins (played by Chris Walker) on Doctors? (1:45pm on BBC One, see our TV Guide (opens in new tab) for full listings)

His wife Karen (Jan Pearson) is starting to wonder if he's keeping something from her.

The copper is having trouble sleeping.

He has also been spending more time at work since new colleague Harriet Shelton (Carley Stenson) arrived on the scene.

Doctors spoilers, Harriet Shelton

Rob Hollins seems happier spending time with new colleague Harriet on Doctors

On today's episode of the BBC daytime drama, Karen tells Rob she has heard from Social Services.

There's another potential foster placement for them.

But to Karen's surprise, Rob tells her he is not interested.

Later, Karen is thrown when she finds a letter addressed to Rob.

She confronts him!

WHAT does the letter say?

Meanwhile, Sid Vere (Ashley Rice) is getting ready for the final charity challenge.

Loads of apple baked goods have been cooked-up for the charity stall.

Sid visits his friend, Lewis Ainsley (opens in new tab) (John Leader) to see how he's doing.

Lewis has a heart arrythmia which forced him to quit boxing.

But Sid worries that Lewis has been overdoing it with the exercise.

Doctors spoilers, Luca McIntyre

Doctors spoilers, Matthew Wargate

Luca tries to help troubled Matthew on Doctors

Elsewhere in Letherbridge, nurse Luca McIntyre (Ross McClaren) is reunited with someone from his past.

Home Help volunteer Matthew Wargate (Liam Ainsworth) was at school with Luca's deceased boyfriend, Billy Parker.

Matthew is currently having therapy sessions and trying to deal with a horrible accident that happened to him years ago.

Stan Barrett (Paul Jerricho), who Matthew is helping, becomes worried about Matthew's strange behaviour.

Luca gets involved when Matthew goes in search of a man called Stephen Powers (Sam C Wilson).

Things take a dramatic turn when Luca finds a disillusioned Matthew on a bridge...

Doctors continues every Monday to Thursday at 1:45pm on BBC One

Simon Timblick
Writer

Simon has long been a fan of soap operas, and especially loves OVER-THE-TOP plots involving evil twins, hair-pulling catfights and natural disasters.

Anyone remember the Sunset Beach earthquake/tidal wave?

Or when Krystle Carrington got locked in the attic and replaced by look-a-like Rita in Dynasty?!


Simon has written for a variety of TV and childrens’ magazines/websites including Inside Soap, Nickelodeon, What’s On TV, Radio Times, Metro, Girl Talk, Disney Girl, Toxic! and Digital Spy.

He has reported LIVE from the red carpet at The British Soap Awards interviewing glammed-up stars from soapland, and hosted a Facebook LIVE session for Metro with Home and Away legend Ray Meagher (Alf "Stone the flamin' crows!" Stewart) to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Aussie soap.


Simon is also co-author of The Treasures Of Coronation Street (Carlton Books)


And the writer and director of (very!) low budget fright flick, Midsummer Night's EVIL and the sequel webisodes series, The Hatchet Woods HORROR.