Roman leaves Summer Bay

Roman leaves Summer Bay
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Roman talks to Charlie. She feels he should rest, as does Nicole, but he doesn't want to put this off. Roman tells Charlie and Angelo what he and Gardy have done. Charlie, knowing Roman was only involved because Nicole had been threatened, feels that although Roman will face serious charges, a good lawyer should get them reduced. Roman doesn't want a lawyer, he just wants a clear conscience. He describes Mark's death in Afghanistan. Roman makes his peace with Aden, thanks Miles and asks him to look after Nicole. Knowing he's going to jail, Roman then tells Nicole everything. Rachel is worried about Tony and finds his friendship with Angelo disturbing. Is it healthy for Tony to be so accepting of his son's killer? Secondly, Tony appears to be uninterested in their baby. He missed an appointment with the obstetrician and forgot a scan. Irene is full of remorse for slapping Annie. Geoff and Belle tell her she must stop drinking, and they'll do their utmost to help her. Irene struggles with her demons. It's only when she finally goes to an AA-style meeting with Belle, that it seems like she might be on the road back to sobriety. *Showing on RTE One, Friday July 3* Click here to watch's weekly soaps video preview, Soap Scoop

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Patrick McLennan

Patrick McLennan is a London-based journalist and documentary maker who has worked as a writer, sub-editor, digital editor and TV producer in the UK and New Zealand. His CV includes spells as a news producer at the BBC and TVNZ, as well as web editor for Time Inc UK. He has produced TV news and entertainment features on personalities as diverse as Nick Cave, Tom Hardy, Clive James, Jodie Marsh and Kevin Bacon and he co-produced and directed The Ponds, which has screened in UK cinemas, BBC Four and is currently available on Netflix. 

An entertainment writer with a diverse taste in TV and film, he lists Seinfeld, The Sopranos, The Chase, The Thick of It and Detectorists among his favourite shows, but steers well clear of most sci-fi.