Neighbours spoilers: Yashvi discovers the truth about Mackenzie!

Neighbours, Mackenzie Hargreaves, Yashvi Rebecchi

Could Yashvi's new school friend Mackenzie also be her secret half sister on Neighbours? Yashvi is determined to discover the truth...

Yashvi Rebecchi (played by Olivia Junkeer) is reeling from the idea that her new classmate Mackenzie Hargreaves (Georgie Stone) could also be her secret half-sister on Neighbours (opens in new tab)!

Having found a photo of her dad Shane (Nicholas Coghlan) among Mackenzie's belongings, and then witnessing a weird exchange between the two, Yashvi decides to confront Shane for the truth.

Could it be Shane cheated on wife Dipi (Sharon Johal) and now has a secret teenage daughter, Mackenzie?

Neighbours, Mackenzie Hargreaves

Shane refuses to reveal the connection between him and schoolgirl Mackenzie on Neighbours. (Picture: Channel 5)

However, Yashvi is further puzzled when Shane denies having an affair or being Mackenzie's dad. But it's clear there is a definite connection between them.

But when the truth about Mackenzie is finally revealed, Yashvi is in for a BIG surprise!

Elsewhere in Erinsborough, Roxy Willis (Zima Anderson) is grateful when her secret lover Mark Brennan (Scott McGregor) convinces Sheila Canning (Colette Mann) to give down-on-her-luck Roxy a job at The Waterhole - after the closure of the bar she ran with Leo Tanaka.

Neighbours, Mark Brennan, Roxy Willis

Mark and Roxy have been getting hot and heavy on Neighbours. But Mark still wants to keep their fling a secret. (Picture: Channel 5)

Roxy has romance on her mind when she decides to make it up to policeman Mark with a romantic surprise at the Brennan house.

Neighbours, Roxy Willis

However, Roxy seems to be full-on falling for Mark. Is she setting herself up for heartbreak on Neighbours? (Picture: Channel 5)

However, Harlow Robinson (Jemma Donovan) fears Roxy is getting carried away with her feelings for Mark and warns her to dial-it-down.

The candles and champagne make it look like Roxy is ready to propose to Mark, who still wants to keep their hook-ups a secret.

But will Roxy listen to interfering Harlow's advice?

Neighbours continues weekdays at 1:45pm and 5:30pm 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?!


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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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