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Maxine Stephanie Minniver (previously Blake, Donovan and Kinsella) is the daughter of Trish Minniver and Dave Chen-Williams, the adoptive daughter of Mick Minniver, the half-sister of Mitzeee Minniver, Sam, Lizzie and Mason Chen-Williams, and the mother of Minnie Minniver. She was married to Patrick Blake from 2014 until his death in 2016, Adam Donovan from 2017 until his death in 2018, and Damon Kinsella from 2019 to 2020.


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Kill Count[]


  1. Fergus Collins, 22nd November 2021 - Struck over the head with a Champagne bottle causing him to fall and hit his head on the bar in self defence as Fergus was going to kill her mother, Trish.

Attempted Murders[]

  1. Adam Donovan, 8th December 2016 - Hit Adam over the head with an ornament.
  2. Glenn Donovan, 17th October 2018 - Maxine and the rest of the WAGs (Grace Black, Simone Loveday, Courtney Campbell and Kim Butterfield) attempted to spike Glenn's pint of beer. Kim switched the vials with water however, allowing Breda McQueen to spike the drink, killing Glenn.

Background Information[]

Introduction Sequence[]

  • 2012-2016: Maxine is standing in a CGI lined background and blows glitter off a makeup brush towards the camera.
  • 2016-2018: Maxine is seen sat in a chair in the salon and blows glitter off a makeup brush as the chair turns facing the camera.
  • 2019-2022: Maxine and Liberty throw autumn leaves into the air and blows bubbles with Minnie.

See also[]


I said "I don't care if you've got arthritis in your legs, stop kicking the back of my seat"; I mean, it's the last thing you need on a three-hour flight from Marbella, isn't it? Do you know what, you've been an absolute darling but I'm going to have to go now - right, err, this is €9, that's about £20 in the exchange rate. Thank you very much, call it a tip, bye!
— First line, to a taxi driver.


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