It’s a sad day in Carrigstown tonight when the locals learn that Robbie (Played by the late Karl Shiels) has been killed.

Karl Shiels’ final scenes in Fair City aired on August 7th which saw him leave for England on a business trip. In tonight’s episode (September 26th) of Fair City on RTÉ One at 8pm, Carol and Nora deal with the news that Robbie has died.

Carol is annoyed that she hasn’t heard from Robbie. Nora and Carol worry about Robbie not being in contact. Carol believes that Robbie has been spending his time in England setting up and opening a new pub. Speaking to Nora she says she hasn’t heard from him since Tuesday when she hung up on him.

As Carol struggles to cope in Robbie’s absence, she is rocked when Yates delivers devastating news – Robbie has been killed.