Welcome to Waterloo Road Fans! The Original Waterloo Road fansite! On here you can find character profiles from all the series, and in a synopsis of every episode from Series One to Nine. Also check out our interview section with interviews from lots of the shows current cast and crew.
Waterloo Road is returning to BBC1 in Autumn 2014!! This term the school was shaken up by the arrival of troublesome Gabriella who had her sights firmly set on new P.E teacher Hector. However Hector was more interested in Nikki Boston who's just got together with Sue Spark's sister Vix. Elsewhere Carol Barry got a job in the school kitchens and found romance in an unexpected place and Christine struggled to cope with Connor leaving home. Character profiles for the current characters are available here: Current Characters and recap on all the episode with are episode synopsis and pictures: Episode Guide.
The episodes that just finished airing were 11-20 of Series 9, Series 9 will be 30 episodes in total with the third instalment airing later in 2014. Series 10 has been commissioned and will begin filming in Greenock in April. Click here for Series 9 filming pictures. Keep checking in for all the latest news!
Free Song from Heather Peace
In the run up to the release of her second album"The Thin Line" on 9th June Heather has released a song from her album for free. The new track is called "Lily", find out how to download it and the track listing for the whole album here!
Laurie Brett to return to EastEnders as Jane Beale full time
Laurie Brett has confirmed that she will be making a full-time return as Jane Beale later in 2014. Speaking at a press conference to launch EastEnders's big Easter episodes, the actress revealed that she will (..read more)
Next term Neil Pearson joins the cast as head teacher Vaughn Fitzgerald who brings with him son Justin Fitzgerald played by Max Bowden and art teacher Allie Westbrook played by Nicola Stephenson. Find out more about the new head and his expereince of joining the show here.
Waterloo Road is made my Shed Productions, the company famous for it's quality drama series, but who are the 4 top TV industry workers who quit their jobs, dedicated their lives and borrowed £5 million to start their own production company and where did they start out!? Read our article on the makers of Waterloo Road, Bad Girls and Footballers Wives, and find out where the name Shed came from and much more!
We asked the fans of Waterloo Road, what their favourite story lines have been, how the show has inspired them and what are they going to miss most!? There were some very lovely and touching responses from people who feel the show has changed their life, read the best of them here.
We saw Becky Craven, who plays Rhiannon Salt, in musical Hairspray. This was her professional musical debut and she was absolutely stunning as lead-role Tracy Turnbald. The show is incredibly vibrant, lively and full of dancing and singing... (Read more.)
The decision was announced this morning (Wednesday 2nd April) to end Waterloo Road after it's 10th Series. A further ten episodes for series 9 have already been filmed (making it 30 in total) and will be shown on BBC1 later this year. Ten more episodes are due to be filmed to make a shorter tenth and final series which will air in 2015. You can find out more here and leave your feedback about what Waterloo Road has meant to you and possibly be featured in an article.
Waterloo Road star Richard Mylan is currently acting in Frantic Assembly Production, The Believers. Read our interview with Richard all about his new role, playing Simon Lowsley, what's happening at the school in the new series and much, much more! Richard Mylan - The Believers - Interview.
We know there has been some confusion over the division of the episodes and series, find out exactly what is airing when and who's joining and staying here! Including more on the new head teacher and Christine Mulgrew staying for Series 9 and 10!
Visiting the set of Waterloo Road
In December we visited the set of Waterloo Road to find out more about how the filming and production process works and interview lots of the crew. Click here to read the interviews and see behind the scenes photos!
We chatted with the students of Series 9 to find out more about working on Waterloo Road, how they spend their time off set and what we can expect from the next few series! Read the interview here!