I noted recently that Jason Donovan and Kylie Minogue will reprise their roles as Scott and Charlene Robinson. As well as that, Ian Smith - who plays Harold Bishop - and Peter O'Brien, last seen in the mid-80's as Shane Ramsay - are also on their way back.
The new announcements feature over twenty names. One I was happy to see was Joe Mangel. He is certainly one of my favourite characters from the early period of the soap.
Certain characters who have recently departed, like Roxy and Kyle Canning, will be coming back. As will Ned Willis, whose departure storyline is playing out on British screens as of the time of writing.
Here are the characters I've seen mentioned. I might have missed out one or two, but here goes: