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The Online Encyclopedia For All Things HollyoaksSince 8th October 2008
Hollyoaks is a British soap opera which was first broadcast on Channel 4 on 23 October 1995. It was originally devised by Phil Redmond, who also devised the Channel 4 soap Brookside. The programme is set in a fictional suburb of Chester called Hollyoaks; beginning with a cast of just seven major characters in 1995, the serial now has approximately 50 main cast members. Hollyoaks has a high cast turnover in comparison with other British soaps; as of May 2014, just fifteen characters. have spent 5 years or longer on the show.
The programme, which is currently the UK's youngest television soap opera, has won 28 British Soap Awards, 11 Inside Soap Awards, one TRIC Award and one National Television Award; at the 2014 British Soap Awards, Hollyoaks won Best British Soap for the first time.
Neeta Kaur was the boyfriend of Mac Nightingale, however they split up after Mac accidentally knocked Neeta to the ground - reminding her of the abuse she suffered at the hands of her ex-boyfriend. Neeta then fell in love with Hunter McQueen and they begin dating. However, in October 2017, Neeta was at Hollyoaks High (where she worked as a teaching assistant) where Mac caused an explosion. Neeta almost fell when the floor caved in and Mac grabbed onto her. When Mac realised he has lost Neeta to Hunter, he let her go, allowing her to fall to her death.