Neighbours spoilers: DNA test confirms Toadie IS the father of baby Hugo!

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Just as they were about to try for another child together, Sonya reels from the news Toadie is the father of conwoman Andrea's baby Hugo...

Sonya was all set to get involved with the IVF treatment programme so she and hubby Toadie could try for another baby together. But it looks like their plans could go out the window now DNA test results have confirmed Toadie is the father of conwoman Andrea's baby, Hugo.

Sonya is devastated by the news and needs some distance from Toadie, who is in mixed emotions over now being the father of a son. Can Toadie and Sonya's marriage survive this baby bombshell?

Meanwhile, will it be all aboard the love boat for Paul and Terese? Paul's son Leo can see how much the work rivals are enjoying working together on the new boat project, so secretly decides to play match-maker and see if he can reunite the once romantic pair. But will Leo's plan work?

And Mark has love troubles of his own, as he tries to re-connect with ex-girlfriend Elly. Mark decides he can get into Elly's good books by making peace with his love-rival Ned. But when Mark tries to congratulate Ned on his new job at Lassiters, things don't go quite as planned and it all kicks off. Whoops!

Neighbours continues weekdays at 1:45pm and 5:30pm on Channel 5

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.