Home and Away spoilers: Dean Thompson PROPOSES to Ziggy Astoni?

Home and Away, Ziggy Astoni, Dean Thompson

Dean Thompson whisks Ziggy off on a romantic roadtrip to celebrate the couple's one-year anniversary on Home and Away. But does Dean have SECRET plans to propose?

There's a romantic roadtrip in store in today's episode of Home and Away (1:15pm/6:00pm on Channel 5, see our TV Guide (opens in new tab) for full listings).

Dean Thompson (played by Patrick O'Connor) decides to suprise girlfriend, Ziggy Astoni (Sophie Dillman) with the last-minute trip, to celebrate their official one-year anniversary.

But with the future of her parents' marriage still on her mind, could it be Ziggy has forgotten about their milestone?

Away from the drama of Summer Bay, Dean confirms his love for Ziggy with a surprise gift.

WHAT is it? Any chance Dean could be popping the question?

Home and Away, Jasmine Delaney

Jasmine continues to pose as Grace's mum and cover-up her lies on Home and Away...

Back in the Bay, Jasmine Delaney (Sam Frost) is delighted that Tori Morgan (Penny McNamee) has given her permission to feature Jasmine's baby stepdaughter, Grace in marketing images for a new mum and baby yoga class at the local gym.

However, Jasmine is thrown into a spin when a mother from the online forum she has secretly been using, arrives at the gym and believes Grace is Jasmine's baby.

Will Jasmine correct the mistake or carry on covering-up her unhealthy web of lies?

Home and Away, Marilyn Chambers, John Palmer

Can John get used to the new normal between him and wife Marilyn on Home and Away?

Meanwhile, John Palmer (Shane Withington) is discharged from hospital and returns home to the Palmer house.

But it's not such a happy homecoming, after John realises that he and wife, Marilyn Chambers (Emily Symons) will no longer be sharing a bedroom because of the current status of their marriage.

Can John accept this new dynamic?

Home and Away continues weekdays at 1:15pm/6:00pm on Channel 5

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.