Doctors spoilers: What was Alia's friend Farah doing with Tarks on the night of the hit-and-run?

Doctors, Farah Saleem

Farah finds herself being questioned by policeman Rob and his colleague DI Mark Addison. Why was she with Tarks just before the hit-and-run?

Letherbridge crime-fighter Rob and his police colleague DI Mark Addison have a new suspect to grill, after they discover Alia's best friend Farah was seen with Tarks just before the hit-and-run horror.

But why was Farah anywhere near Tarks after the way he treated Alia? Farah makes a suprise revelation about Tarks and then admits she was at the Carter house on the night of the crime, so she could have had access to Heston's car keys. Is Farah the guilty party?

Meanwhile, tensions are high at the Carter house with Heston, his wife Ruhma and teenagers Alia and Shak all suspicious of each other. But little do they know things are about to get a lot worse, as the police get a new lead in the case and prepare to make an arrest...

Doctors continues weekdays at 1:45pm on BBC One

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.