Doctors spoilers: What on earth is Valerie Pitman doing?!

Doctors spoilers, Valerie Pitman
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Valerie Pitman and new nurse, Luca Mcintyre hit it off during a teambuilding day on Doctors. But then things take a strange and dramatic turn...

Valerie Pitman (played by Sarah Moyle) had her heart set on a teambuilding sports day on Doctors (1:45pm on BBC One, see our TV Guide for full listings).

But instead, practice manager Bear Sylvester (Dex Lee) has organised a go-kart derby for the teambuilding day.

However, Valerie soon cheers-up when the surgery's new nurse, Luca Mcintyre (Ross Mclaren) arrives for the activities.

Valerie and Luca form a team with midwife, Ruhma Carter (Bharti Patel) and doctor, Daniel Granger (Matthew Chambers).

First the teams must compete against each other in a scavenger hunt.

Afterwards, they will build their gokarts.

Which team will WIN?

Doctors spoilers, Bob Wainwright, Charlie Wainwright

Bob Wainwright and his son, Charlie arrive in the area looking for extra-terrestrials on Doctors!

Meanwhile, Bob Wainwright (Rupert Holiday Evans) and his teenage son, Charlie (Luke Lowry) have trespassed onto the grounds of the activity centre.

Bob is convinced there is extra-terrestrial activity happening in the area, and is determined to prove his theory.

However, things take a dramatic turn when centre boss, Harvey Dowling (Tom Aldwinckle) catches the pair trespassing...

Doctors spoilers, Harvey Dowling

Doctors spoilers, Charlie Wainwright, Luca Mcintyre

Can new nurse Luca help when Charlie becomes worried about his dad Bob's strange behaviour on Doctors?

Somehow, Harvey finds himself helplessly tied-up in a shed!

Bob's behaviour becomes increasingly threatening, leading Charlie to make a SHOCK discovery about his dad...

Doctors continues every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 1:45pm on BBC O

Simon Timblick

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.