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Home and Away spoilers: Will Colby Thorne survive prison ATTACK?

Home and Away spoilers, Colby Thorne
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It's not looking good for Colby Thorne when the copper is rushed to hospital after being beaten-up by prison inmates on Home and Away...

The life of Colby Thorne (played by Tim Franklin) hangs in the balance after the policeman was attacked in prison on Home and Away (1:15pm/6:00pm on Channel 5, see our TV Guide (opens in new tab) for full listings)...

Prison nurse, Lewis Hayes (Luke Arnold) performs CPR on unconscious Colby, who was beaten-up after other inmates discovered Colby is a copper.

Home and Away spoilers, Colby Thorne

Things didn't end well for Colby Thorne (played by Tim Franklin) when he was cornered by other prison inmates on Home and Away...

But while being rushed to Northern District Hospital, Colby suffers a seizure and his condition takes another turn for the worse...

With Colby's life on the line, hospital nurse, Jasmine Delaney (Sam Frost) alerts Colby's younger sister, Bella Nixon (Courtney Miller) and his best buddy, Dean Thompson (Patrick O'Connor).

They race to be beside Colby's hospital bed.

Home and Away spoilers, Bella Nixon, Dean Thompson

Dean is afraid if Colby returns to prison, he may not survive the next attack on Home and Away...

But with Colby showing no sign of improvement, are Bella and Dean about to say their final goodbyes?

Meanwhile, Kieran Baldivis (Rick Donald) is still trying to prove himself around mum Martha (Belinda Giblin), her husband, Alf Stewart (Ray Meagher) and his daughter, Roo (Georgie Parker).

However, Alf still can't move past what Martha told him about Kieran's dark past of drinking and violence...

Home and Away spoilers, Alf Stewart, Kieran Baldivis

Alf has a warnng for Kieran on Home and Away...

Martha gives Alf a SHOCK ultimatum, not to make her choose between him and Kieran.

But Alf still has a stern warning for Kieran... watch his step, or else!

How will unpredictable Kieran react to Alf's words of warning?

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

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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.