Neighbours spoilers: Heather Schilling helps Toadie Rebecchi!

Neighbours, Toadie Rebecchi, Dee Bliss, Heather Schilling, Levi Canning

Toadie Rebecchi is in for a surprise when Dee's criminal mum Heather agrees to help with the police plan to find Toadie's kidnapped son, Hugo on Neighbours

Toadie Rebecchi (played by Ryan Maloney) vowed he would have nothing more to do with Heather Schilling (Kerry Armstrong), who once almost fatally poisoned his late wife, Sonya on Neighbours (1:45pm/5:30pm on Channel 5, see our TV Guide for full listings).

But now, in an unexpected turn of events, Heather is in a position to help reunite Toadie with his son, Hugo who has been kidnapped by Heather's scheming daughter, Andrea Somers (Madeleine West).

Toadie is not at all happy about Heather's involvement. But Heather's other daughter and Toadie's first wife, Dee Bliss encourages him to go along with the plan.

Neighbours, Andrea Somers

Andrea agrees to meet Heather, unaware her mum is secretly helping the police on Neighbours!

Heather phones Andrea and the pair arrange to meet.

But the waiting proves too much for Toadie, who suddenly charges into the middle of the police operation!

Will Toadie ruin his chance to get his son back?

Neighbours, Emmett Donaldson

Will foster teenager Emmett change his mind about moving on from Aaron and David on Neighbours?

Meanwhile, back on Ramsay Street, Aaron Brennan (Matt Wilson) and his husband, David Tanaka's (Takaya Honda) week with foster teenager, Emmett Donaldson (Ezra Justin) is coming to an end.

The fellas arrange a family BBQ as a send-off.

Emmett has never felt so included.

Could it be he is starting to change his mind about moving on to another family?

Neighbours continues weekdays at 1:45pm/5:30pm 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)

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