Neighbours

When Soap Stars Go To Hollywood

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

In recent months, we’ve noticed something of a trend in Soapland. Admittedly, shows such as ‘EastEnders’ and ‘Coronation Street’ might n...

Getting to Know Your Neighbours Is Good for Your Health: Five Ways to Make the First Move

Sir Tim Smit KBE | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sir Tim Smit KBE

I'm always interested in how people connect with one another. So it worries me that, in some UK villages, towns and cities, getting to know our neighbours seems to have fallen out of fashion. It should, in fact, be a priority.

Who Gives A F****? A Potted History of One Man's Career

Mark Little | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK Comedy
Mark Little

I had initial concerns that a Neighbours' audience might not really go for my anarchic style of comedy, but my fears were unfounded - the show was well received. Britain gobbled up dissent. I felt at home. I would be back.

'Neighbours' Theme Tune Composer Jackie Trent Dies

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

British singer-songwriter Jackie Trent, who wrote the theme tune to Aussie TV soap ‘Neighbours’, has died at the age of 74. A spokesman for the...

NEIGHBOURS: The Hot 3 Stefan Dennis Tipped For Superstardom, And It's Not Kylie...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Neighbours’ veteran Stefan Dennis may have seen young and old co-stars from Kylie Minogue to Alan Dale depart Ramsay Street and make their fortu...

Caroline Frost

NEIGHBOURS: How Jackie Woodburne Put Jesse Spencer In His Place

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Jackie Woodburne, who can boast more than 5,000 episodes of 'Neighbours' under her belt, making her the most prolific actress in the soap’s history,...

NEIGHBOURS 30! Ramsay Street Stars Then And Now

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

'Neighbours' turns an almighty 30 years old today - with Ramsay Street as sun-kissed, tree-lined and full of family intrigue as ever. Read Also: ...

MANGEL'd: The Accidental Fame of an Anarchist OR How an Aussie Soap Character Stole my Identity

Mark Little | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Mark Little

I put my agitprop comedy theatre and my cinematic art ambitions aside, swallowed my pride and threw myself into the absurd world of Soap Opera. The work was relentless and demanding, a grinding sausage factory of five day a week TV.

'EastEnders' Fever Has Made It To Ramsay Street

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘EastEnders’ fever has got soap fans in the UK glued to their TVs at the moment, but we’re not the only ones getting excited about the show’ 3...

How to Choose the Right Hedge for an Urban Garden

Gareth James | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth James

Hedges are an attractive addition to an urban garden, providing privacy, shelter and an environmentally-friendly home for local wildlife. But what happens when a hedge outgrows its welcome?

A Collection of Open Letters to All of My Neighbours.

Pascale Day | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Comedy
Pascale Day

Trust me, I totally understand a lady's right to a little wink wink, nudge nudge. Sex, in a nutshell. It's just, normally, I like to at least know a person's name before I get a good look at their nethers.

Are These The Most Emotional Soap Moments Of 2014?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a rollercoaster ride in Soapland, and ‘Coronation Street’ kicked off the year with one of the most emotional storylines ever, when the m...

People's Text Exchanges With Their Neighbours From Hell May Make You Despair For Humanity

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Comedy

Or to put it more accurately: 'Neighbors From Hell' May Be Our New Favorite Instagram Account. Because 'Neighbors From Hell' is an American Instagram ...

This Is Why You Should Get To Know Your Neighbours

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Neighbours aren't just handy for watering your plants while you're on holiday, they could also improve your health. New research suggests people w...

Where Are Your Favourite Soap Stars Now?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

In the years that soaps such as ‘EastEnders’, ‘Coronation Street’ and ‘Emmerdale’ have been on our screens, we’ve seen plenty of charact...

The 15 Soap Characters We Need Back On TV

The Huffington Podt UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Plenty of soap characters have made triumphant returns to TV screens over the years. In ‘EastEnders’ we’ve seen Kat and Stacey Slater come a...

Is Kylie About To Don Charlene's Dungarees Again?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Strewth! We never thought we'd see the day when Kylie Minogue would don Charlene's greasy dungarees again in 'Neighbours' but that could actually be h...

Soap Villains: The 15 Characters We Love To Hate

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘EastEnders’ and ‘Coronation Street’ have given us plenty of villainous characters over the years, but they aren’t the only soaps to deliver...

Where the 'Neighbours' Theme Met Joe McElderry and Petula Clark: An Evening With Tony Hatch

Mike Lawlor | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mike Lawlor

Michael Grade, onetime Controller of BBC 1, introduced Tony and they settled down on a sofa for a fascinating walk through Tony's musical life, interspersed with renditions of his songs by guests ranging from Marti Webb, Joe McElderry and Rhydian to one very special guest who, like the biblical good wine, was kept till last.

Caroline Frost

SCI-FI: Ex-Neighbours Star Takes Place Leading 'The 100'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Neighbours' alumna Eliza Taylor makes her mark tonight, leading the cast in the brand new sci-fi drama ‘The 100’. Eliza Taylor plays the le...

Does That New Ramsay Street Face Look Familiar?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

There's a new face on Ramsay Street, and it's one that might look vaguely familiar. Because the new resident is Paige Novak, and she's played by O...

It's The Boys Next Door... But Not As You Know Them!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Looks like those Ramsay Street boys have had quite the brush-up. While 'Neighbours' is generally known for its down-to-earth, street-cricket, Barb...

Harold Bishop For United Manager?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United fans likened former coach Jimmy Lumsden to Lou Carpenter, and now it appears he has made way for another Neighbours veteran, Harold ...

Know Thy Neighbour

Meredith Berman | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK
Meredith Berman

A huge Happy St. George's Day to everyone who loves their country. Or not. England has been branded as the least patriotic country in the world. Apparently only one in three English citizens or residents even know the holiday exists - with 40% unsure of why St. George is their patron saint to begin with...

The 100 Sexiest Soap Stars... Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Sexiest Soap Star award is a highly-coveted prize at many TV award ceremonies, but while Michelle Keegan has clung onto the gong in recent years, ...