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Doctors spoilers: Can Scarlett Kiernan keep her job?

Doctors spoilers, Scarlett Kiernan, Bear Sylvester
Has new surgery receptionist Scarlett Kiernan passed her probation on Doctors? (Image credit: BBC)

Scarlett Kiernan (played by Kia Pegg) hasn't exactly wowed everyone at The Mill so far on Doctors (1:45pm - see our TV Guide for listings)...

The new surgery receptionist found herself overwhelmed with the job at first and was ready to QUIT!

However, surgery business manager Bear Sylvester (Dex Lee) gave Scarlett another chance.

Although, Bear and surgery bosses, Daniel Granger (Matthew Chambers) and Zara Carmichael (Elisabeth Dermot Walsh) have been keeping a close eye on her since.

On today's episode of the BBC daytime drama, Scarlett's trial period is up.

She feels like she is walking on eggshells and is worried that Bear is going to sack her.

WHAT will the verdict be?

Will Scarlett get to keep her job?

Doctors spoilers, Maeve Ludlow, Jimmi Clay

Maeve and Jimmi agree to go out on a date on Doctors! (Image credit: BBC)

Meanwhile, Al Haskey (Ian Midlane) is enjoying all the surgery gossip about what may be going on between Jimmi Clay (Adrian Lewis Morgan) and nurse Maeve Ludlow (Clelia Murphy).

WHY is Maeve wearing a plaster on her nose?

What exactly happened between the medics while they were working the evening shft during a power cut at Sutton Vale?

Al enjoys teasing Jimmi about the situation.

But he can't understand why Jimmi hasn't yet asked Maeve out on a date, when it's clear there's a spark between 'em!

Things are still a bit awkward between Jimmi and Maeve after the power cut incident.

However, once they're able to share a joke about what happened, they both agree it is time they attempt to go out on a date!

It looks like things could finally be moving in a romantic direction for Jimmi and Maeve...

Doctors spoilers, Sid Vere, Annette Millen

Sid meets a mum who appears to be obsessed with health matters on Doctors... (Image credit: BBC)

Sid Vere (Ashley Rice) meets with Annette Millen (Catherine Hamilton) and her teenage daughter, Cleo (Jess Kambitsis).

Annette is obsessed by health matters and is convinced that a spot on Cleo's face could be something serious.

Sid assures Annette that is just a spot, and nothing to worry about.

It quickly becomes clear that Cleo is frustrated with her mum's constant worries.

Could it be that there is actually something going on with Annette?

Can Sid get to the bottom of a complicated family issue, and the reason behind Annette's health anxiety?

Doctors spoilers, Annette Millen, Cleo Millen

WHY is mum Annette so worried about her daughter Cleo on Doctors? (Image credit: BBC)

Doctors continues every Monday to Thursday at 1:45pm on BBC One. 

The episode is repeated at 7:00pm on BBC Two.

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.