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Neighbours' Christmas: Fake deaths, kidnappings and a mother's dilemma

Ramsay Street is in for a tumultuous week as (opens in new tab)Neighbours’ Christmas finale approaches, with the Turner, Willis and Robinson families all facing serious turmoil.

This year’s series will wrap up as Christmas arrives in Erinsborough – but not everyone is feeling the festive cheer.


A preview for the finale shows Lou Carpenter announcing to his loved ones that he is planning to fake his own death.

The much-loved Neighbours character, played by the show’s longest-running cast member Tom Oliver, has been appearing infrequently since May to allow the 77-year-old actor more time off – and now he could be set for a longer break.

Josh and Amber in 2013

Josh and Amber in 2013 (Channel 5)


Meanwhile, Amber Turner decision to leave town with baby Matilda will spark a custody row. And as she wrestles with whether to go through with her plan and leave behind Josh Willis.

But Josh is facing a difficult dilemma of his own, as Steph Scully (Carla Bonner) questions him over her recent car accident: “Were you driving the car that forced us off the road?”

What do you think Josh is trying to hide? #Neighbours

— Neighbours (@neighbours) November 30, 2015


There will also be a dramatic kidnapping, with Paige Smith (Olympia Valance) facing a terrible ordeal.

Neighbours recently announced that the episodes will screen the same day in the UK as they do in Australia (opens in new tab).


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