Monday 2nd April
Suspecting that the fire was an insurance job the Police question Cain again. Cain sticks to his story and the police leave, however Debbie cant help but worry she is being targeted. When Debbie tells Cain she is concerned for her family's safety he has no choice but to reveal the truth to a stunned Debbie and Cameron. A Furious Debbie heads off to confront Adam, warning him that she wont lie for him and if the police directly ask her about the fire she will be forced to report him.
Shaken by Debbie's words, Adam becomes more and more convinced that handing himself in is the right thing to do. Determined to confess Adam reveals he is off to he police station and keen to delay him Holly offers to drive him before discreetly contacting Aaron for help. When Aaron arrives he manages to convince Adam that confessing to his crime is the wrong thing to do pointing out how much his family need him. As Aaron's words hit home Adam agrees to keep quiet but starts to panic when the police turn up. Keen to protect his friend Aaron takes control and tells the police that he was the one who started the fire
Alicia compliments David when he takes control of the kids at Jacob's party
Amy is frustrated by Brenda's interference at the B&B
Tuesday 3rd April
Down at the station the officers warn Aaron just how serious arson is but he stays firm and sticks to his story, however not everyone is convinced by his story. Up at the farm Adam is oblivious to Aaron's confession but is left furious when Holly accidently lets slip about Aaron's false confession.
Released on bail Aaron visits Adam, and the pair argue over Aaron's actions. As Aaron insists Adam stick to the story its obvious Adam is unsure and Aaron cant help but worry what his friend will do next.
Visiting Cain and Debbie, Aaron leaves them stunned when he reveals all about his confession. As Aaron lays out his plan, Debbie is far from impressed but Cain eventually agrees to go along with what Aaron wants. When a concerned Cameron suggests they tell Chas what Aaron has done, Debbie refuses and tells Cameron its not their problem. Heading to the Woolpack to meet Adam for a drink Aaron does all he can to put his bestfriend mind at rest and tells him he has a plan
Alicia asks David about Rachel, wanting to know whether he's going to start something up with her. Alicia's relieved when David insists that he and Rachel are just friends. Is Alicia hiding feelings for David?
Amy is all smiles with Brenda, wanting her to cover a shift at the B&B.
Wednesday 3rd April
After phoning Ed, Aaron leaves Chas stunned when he tells her he started the fire at garage and has already confessed to the police. Furious by his confession Chas lays into her son for his actions but is left confused and concerned when he asks her to trust him. Up at Butlers, the police question Adam about Aaron's confession and despite his concerns he sticks to Aaron's story.
Worried about her son a confused Chas begs Adam to tell her why Aaron started the fire, Adam wonders if he should tell Chas the truth but when he sees the look on Moira's face he sticks to Aaron's story and lies to Chas. After meeting Ed in the cafe, Aaron tries to reassure Adam telling him he has to trust him and not speak to anyone before tomorrow when he is due in court…
Cameron is torn as he still wants to tell Chas the truth.
Brenda is delighted when Eric offers to cook her dinner, . As the pair enjoy themselves, Eric surprises Brenda by kissing her.
Alicia and Rachel bicker as they both insist they don't fancy David,
Ali is stressed as Ruby nags at her about speaking to Dan about the divorce.
Thursday 5h April
Suited and booted for his trial, Aaron visits Chas telling her that it would be best if she stayed away from the court. However, knowing that something isnt right Chas decides to attend. Worried about how Chas will cope Cameron offers to go with her but Cain insists he will go with. As they prepare o leave they are stopped by an annoyed Edna who tells them she has been cleaning up beer cans from Jacksons grave.
At the court Aaron fails to arrive and when the usher calls him in, Chas begins to panic. Calling Aaron she gets no answer so instead tries Adam who also fails to answer her calls. Refusing to give up on her son, Chas is horrified to discover that there's now a warrant out for her son's arrest but will Aaron arrive at court?
Ali is hurt by Sean's reaction when she confesses that she can't read and has been pretending all these years.
A heartbroken Chas is reduced to tears as she is forced to say goodbye to Aaron, while Adam faces up to losing his best friend and an emotional Paddy struggles to stay strong. Does Aaron face a future behind bars, or will he escape and go on the run?
An embarrassed Brenda calls round to Eric's to collect her coat and ends up offering to clean the B&B.
Feeling guilty for his behaviour Sean offers to help Ali learn to read.
When Brenda suggests a drink at The Woolie, Eric tells her he wants to keep things quiet and Brenda agrees that a secret relationship might be fun.
Its the morning after the night before and Brenda is mortified as she sneaks out of Erics and things are made worse when Nikhil spots her and reveals all to Gennie.
Friday 6th April
As Chas struggles to cope a worried Cameron does his best to support her and tells Chas that he' there for her. Shortly after Chas is in the bar when she hears Rachel talking about Aaron. As Chas loses her temper, a concerned Lisa steps in and takes Chas to the back room.
Later, as Cameron and Chas spend time together the chemistry between them is sizzling and Chas makes her feelings for Cameron clear.
Lisa tells Zak to visit Chas and is disappointed when he fails to speak to her,
Rachel feels disappointed for Sean when Ali refuses his help learning to read.
When Jai turns down the opportunity to invest in the festival, Declan warns Megan to back off and leave investors to him in future. Visiting Jai, Declan tells him that he's a good friend and did the right thing in turning down the investment.
MONDAY 23RD JANUARY
Marlon is stunned when a furious Ashley turns up at the pub and accuses him of sleeping with Laurel. When Marlon denies it Ashley tells him that Laurel has already confessed but an adamant Marlon insists he didnt. Realising that Marlon is telling the truth a humiliated Ashley leaves. Returning home Ashley tells Laurel that he knows they can work things out and love each other again, but she cant help but feel hurt that he didn't believe her
Laurel admits that she was tempted by Marlon but tells Ashley that he must forgive her if the want to move on. As the pair talk properly for the first time in months the agree to give their marriage a proper go and Ashley agrees to speak to Marlon so they can stay in the village.
Meanwhile, after Aaron spends the night on Hazel's sofa Bob's concern grows and he cant help but worry about her plan to take Aaron travelling with her. When Aaron pays Hazel another visit later that day Hazel finally plucks up the courage and asks him to go travelling with her. A confused Aaron makes a sharp exit and unable to cope with the pressure he self harms again.
Moira's plan works when John is asked to supply the pub's meat
Declan wants Jai to make up with Nikhil
Charity asks Cain for help in getting Debbie at her wedding and apologises for leaving him on the night he was attacked.
TUESDAY 24TH JANUARY
When Chas and Paddy spot the bruise on Aaron's head he insists he is ok and lies to them both about how he did it. However Aaron's lies are soon discovered when Chas and Paddy realise that Aaron has told them different stories about how he did it. Already concerned that Aaron is self harming again, Chas is far from impressed when Bob tells her that Hazel has asked Aaron to leave the village with her. Furious that Hazel is trying to take her son away Chas heads off to confront her. After banging the door down Chas lays into Hazel and an argument quickly breaks out and its not long before Aaron arrives. Upset by the argument an emotional Aaron admits to Hazel that he injured himself because of the pressure from her. Pleased to see Aaron opening up Chas and Paddy leave Aaron and Hazel to talk. As an upset Hazel tries to come to terms with the effect she has had on Aaron, he tells her he cant leave with her or they will never move on from Jackson.
Meanwhile, over at the Woolie John ignores Moira when he delivers the meat order. As her husband leaves Moria decides to fight for her family. Heading to the farm Moira arrives in the middle of an argument and is quick to comfort an upset Hannah. Seeing the pressure her family are under Moira is determined to help out and promises to return the next day to do the accounts.
The Sharmas are frustrated that Jai and Nikhil are still not speaking to each other,
Ashley visits Marlon and says that they need to put things behind them and make a fresh start
Laurel tells Sandy that they are staying in the village
Ruby and Ali have more financial difficulties.
WEDNESDAY 25TH JANUARY
Hazel tells Bob that she will be leaving the village alone later that day and is pleased when he vows to make the most of their time together. Later, as Hazel prepares to leave a small crowd gathers in the pub to say goodbye. Chas struggles to hide her pleasure that Hazel is leaving but when the two women talk Chas agrees to pass on Hazels goodbye message to Aaron.
As Bob starts packing the car Hazel tells him there is one more person she must say goodbye to before making her way to Jackson's grave. After an emotional Hazel says goodbye to Jackson she lays some flowers on his grave unaware that Aaron is watching. Turning to leave Hazel spots Aaron and goes over and gives him a cuddle. Aaron then watches on as Hazel drives out of the village knowing its the best thing for both of them
Charity is fed up when no-one can make her hen night due to the short notice.
Rishi is unsuccessful in his attempts to get Jai and Nikhil talking again
Moira is floored when Hannah admits that she doesn't want to go to uni because she can't juggle everything at home as well as college
While out shooting, Declan tells Jai that life is too short for grudges and he should sort things with Nikhil.
THURSDAY 26TH JANUARY
As Charity and Jai's wedding day arrives Jai and Nikhil are still not talking. Taking matters into his own hands Declan leaves Gennie flustered when he comes up with a plan to reunite the brothers. When Declan re-routes the taxi to pick up Katie, Nikhil guesses its his plan to get the brothers talking, but the ploy works and the brothers are soon reunited.
At the same time, Debbie is unsure how to feel when discovers that she is pregnant with Andy's baby and gently breaks the news to Cameron. Unsure of how to react Cameron admits he feels left out of what Debbie and Andy now share. As the news that his girlfriend is pregnant with her ex's baby sinks in Cameron tells Debbie he cant cope with any more and leaves. With Cameron gone Debbie breaks down devastated that she's lost him.
Later, as Charity is on her way to the registry office Sarah shocks her when she revels Debbie is pregnant and Cameron has left. Worried about her daughter Charity jumps out of the taxi and rushes back to help Debbie. Tracking down Cameron in the pub Charity desperately tries to talk him round before heading off to comfort Debbie. At the registry office Jai is stunned when Chas arrives with Noah and Sarah but without Charity.
Moira is heartbroken when John tells her that she can be there for the kids, but their relationship is still over.
At the registry office Jai cant help but worry that Charity is going to jilt him. Back in the village Charity urges Debbie to pull herself together and when Cain urges Debbie go to the wedding a reluctant Debbie agrees. As Debbie and Charity head off Cain is left alone forced to accept he has lost Charity for good.
Back at the registry office the pressure is mounting and Jai is relieved when Chas tells him that Charity has arrived. As the loved up couple say their vows they are are finall pronounced husband and wife. Later, Debbie manages to reunite with Cameron after she apologises and tells him she still loves him
Adam is stuck in the middle when Holly and Hannah row over Moira again
Sean comes home from school saying that he's had a fight.
John enjoys himself at the wedding reception with Chas.
When Sean tells Belle his family are too poor to stay in the village, she tells him that when things get tough, her family go hunting for food.
FRIDAY 27TH JANUARY
Broken hearted over Charity, Cain is struggling to cope and snaps at Sarah when she excitedly talks about the wedding. Pleased to have Cameron back Debbie cuddles up to him as they walk through the village but the mood soon turns sour when the bump into Andy. Cameron is fuming as Andy fusses around Debbie and then gives her a box of chocolates. Later, As Debbie and Andy sit together in the pub, Debbie cant help but feel uncomfortable and texts Chas asking her to come and rescue her.
Meanwhile, As Sam is walking through the woods with his shotgun, Sean has taken Belles advice and hunting and is looking for animals in traps. There's danger ahead when Sam nearly shoots Sean, who panics and runs home. Worried about the trouble he will be in a nervous Sam confesses to Declan that he almost shot Sean before offering to resign, Declan is quick to reassure Sam and refuses to accept his resignation and tells him he will deal with the Spencer family. Later, at Home Farm, the Spencers apologise to Declan but its too late and Ali is worried when Declan tells her that she has 21 days to pay back the rent she owes.
Diane is shocked when Andy admits that he and Debbie slept together and he thinks he's in love with her
Nikhil decides to move back to Jai's but later realises that he should give the newlyweds some space and continue staying with Gennie,
Holly isn't pleased about John's chemistry with Chas.
Monday 19th March
A worried Rachel leaves Marlon stunned when she confides in him about Ashley behaviour towards Sandy. An outraged Marlon quickly dismisses her claims and accuses her of saying it out of spite.
Over at the vicarage, Sandy takes the hint & heads to the pub when Ashley makes it clear he wants him out of the way. Despite dismissing Rachel's claims Marlon cant help to feel concerned when he spots a miserable looking Sandy in the pub.
Later, when Paddy finds Sandy sitting at the bus stop in the cold, he is concerned when Sandy refuses to go home. After some encouragement a reluctant Sandy lets himself in at Mulberry but manages to leave Ashley fuming when he knocks a table and wakes the kids on his way in. As Ashley lays into him bout drinking all afternoon. Sandy cant help but feel guilty. However Sandy cant help but feel concerned when Ashely tells him they need to discuss his curfew before taking his house keys away from him.
Andy is concerned about Adam's attitude over him being farm manager.
Declan makes Megan a business partner, leaving Charity thwarted when she wants to speak to him about a job,
Holly doesn't want to see the drugs worker, but Moira is determined that she must get help.
Aaron tells Chas and Paddy that he's okay with Ed going to live in France.
Holly says that she wants to thank Cain for saving her.
Tuesday 20th March
Rachel's concern grows when Marlon tells her, Sandy didn't seem himself the previous day. Meanwhile over at Mulberry Sandy is frustrated when Ashley refuses to give him back his keys.
Bumping in to Laurel in the cafe, a worried Marlon shares his concerns about Sandy however Laurel is furious by Rachel's claims and instantly dismisses them before revealing all to Ashley.
Later, a furious Ashley sacks Rachel and lays into her for spreading rumours about his family. When Sandy questions the way Ashley's spoke to Rachel, he angrily reminds his father who's in charge. Later that day Ashley apologises to Rachel, but concerned Rachel cant help but feel suspicious of the troubled vicar.
Adam is annoyed when Moira tells him that she has accepted Megan's generous offer for the fields
Aaron is upset when Ed cancels a date.
Adam is further infuriated when Moira offers to pay for Cain's pint as a thank you for saving Holly's life.
Megan invites Jai, Charity, Nikhil and Gennie up to Home Farm for lunch. She turns up late and clashes with Katie, but Charity is on a charm offensive and sticks up for her. Megan then reveals her ulterior motive - she's looking for investors for the festival.
Determined to focus on her family Moira hands in her notice at the pub
Wednesday 21st March
Despite Aaron's apparent disinterest Chas and Paddy cant help worrying that he will end up being hurt by Ed. Later Aaron leaves Ed waiting for him in the café as pay back for standing him up.
Trying to play in cool Aaron is far from impressed when Debbie and Cain tell Ed that Aaron will meet him in the Woolie later. When Ed leaves Aaron tells Cain and Debbie he plans to finish with Ed. Heading to the Woolie for their date Aaron tries to finish with Ed but is left gobsmacked when Ed asks him to move to France with him…
Holly convinces Adam to go to the pub with her, but Adam is furious when she thanks Cain for saving her life after the overdose. Adam grabs Holly's arm and tries to move her away, warning Cain to stay away from them.
Sam worries that Zak is drinking too much when he has a funny turn
Charity makes it clear to Megan that she'll need her on side if she wants Jai to invest in the festival
Ashley organises a family meal in the pub to prove that they're a happy family, but is unsettled when he sees Rachel talking to Sandy.
Thursday 22nd March
Fed up of Adams attitude toward Cain, Aaron tells him to back off pointing out that his mum is just as guilty as Cain. With Aaron's words playing on his mind Adam questiosn Moira over exactly what happened with Cain but the stressed out mum finally snaps and tells Adam if his looking for someone to blame he should blame himself because of his affair with Ella.
Stunned by his mums word Adam heads off to find Aaron but when he sees Cain working at the garage an argument soon breaks out. As Cain enjoys winding Adam up Adam freaks out and throws a petrol canister at Cain's injured leg, splashing Petrol all over the floor. In agony laying on the floor Cain cant only watch on in horror when , Adam picks up the blowtorch, telling Cain its time to beg for forgiveness. As Cain lays on the floor Adam throws down the blow torch, and a fire quickly breaks out. After a moments hesitation Adam leaves Cain locked inside the burning garage.
Meanwhile Sam worries when Zak insists on picking Samson up from school. On their way home, a confused Zak becomes lost and tells Samson they are off to check on some traps. As the pair stumble round Home Farm woods Zak panics as he realises they are lost but is relieved when they come across Seth's hide.
Chas has a go at Ed about his hopes of whisking Aaron off to France
Jimmy tells Carl and Rodney that he has a cunning plan to win round Nicola
Ali is pleased to have a peaceful household as Ruby helps Sean with his maths homework.
Trapped in the fire a desperate Cain searches for a way out of the garage. Outside Adam panic when he hears Cain calling for help and flees the scene on his quad. As the fire rages Cain starts to worry he wont escape. At the same time Adam's starts to feel guilty and turns round to go and help Cain calling the fire brigade on his way.
Kicking the door down Adam races in just as a stunned Aaron sees the fire. After telling Debbie the garage is on fire Aaron to runs into the burning building. When Cain, Adam and Aaron escape the flames a furious Cain confronts Adam over his actions. Aaron is stunned and lays into his friend for starting the fire but noticing how scared and confused his friend is Aaron comforts him and tells him to keep quiet about what he has done. Desperate to help his friend Aaron then begs Cain not to report Adam to the police.
Meanwhile Sam worries heighten when he is unable to get hold of Zak. Heading out to search for his father and son Sam heads straight to the Woolpack convinced but is frantic when their is no sign of them. Up at Home Farm Megan finds Zak and Samson and insists they go back to Home Farm to warm up. When Sam arrives to collect Samson, he makes it clear he is disgusted with his dad.
Jimmy plays Nicola at her own game by organising a romantic meal - before revealing that it wasn't to seduce her and leaving her alone.
Friday 23rd March
When Holly finds a scared and panicked Adam she is stunned when he confesses he started the fire. Moira quickly becomes suspicious of Adam's behaviour and wonders if he was involved with the fire but is reassured when Aaron arrives and backs up Adam's story. However a troubled Adam continues to worry about what Cain will tell the police.
When the police arrive Cain is on edge as he gives his statement and its not long before the police head up to the farm to question Adam. As the pressure mounts Adam is on the verge of confessing all. Suspicious of her sons behaviour ,Moira questions Cain and he soon reveals Adam started the fire but has he told the police the same thing?
Sam decides that he doesn't want Zak picking Samson up from school anymore.
Cameron comforts Debbie who is struggling to comprehend their recent run of bad luck,
Ali is annoyed when Dan calls round to take Sean and Amelia out for their tea.
Despite their hopes that their parents will reconcile Holly, Adam & Hannah are left disappointed when John insists him and Moira are over. At the same time, a heartbroken Moira is confiding in Chas, who tells her not to give up and to try harder to win back John as they are meant to be together.
Buoyed by Chas's words of encouragement Moira goes to the farm feeling determined she can win her husband back but as she and John talk, Moira realises they need to move on for everyone's sake. Not wanting her children watch them pull each other to pieces Moira leaves John stunned when she agrees to a divorce. However John is surprised at just how hurt he is by Moira's agreement.
Meanwhile, When Ali and Ruby return the money to Marlon he cant help but feel awkward and its not long before the couple are arguing with Nicola over the rent again. Ruby is then left upset when overhears Nicola bitching about her and Ali but puts a brave face on it. seems strong, but she lets her guard drop when they leave, looking upset and angry. Later, when Rub fails to reassure Ali that she will be there for her and the kids Ali is forced to hide her devastation.
Pollard is determined to be there for Amy even if Val has walked away,
Zak resolves to do the right thing for Lisa on Valentine's Day.
Tuesday 14th February
After Moira and John decide to break the news to the kids about the divorce together Moira feels sick with guilt knowing her actions have destroyed her family. As a heartbroken John watches Moira leave he throws a mug at the wall in anger.
Later that day when John pays Moira a visit and asks how it went at the solicitors its not long before the pair are reminiscing about their past. Getting mixed signals from John, Moira tries to work out if he still loves her and seizing the moment tells him she still loves him before asking him to be honest about he feels. An emotional Moira then breaks down as John confesses he still loves her and doesn't want a divorce.
Meanwhile with their money worries mounting, Ali is stunned when Ruby tells her that she has the money to pay Declan. As Ali questions how Ruby can afford it, she is furious when Ruby admits she has secret savings. Stunned that her girlfriend could keep it secret when she the kids were going hungry Ali accuses her o being selfish. Later, when Ruby apologises for keeping her savings secret Ali is relieved when Ruby says she wants to make their relationship work.
Zak treats Lisa to lunch at the B&B, but Lisa is concerned for Zak when he complains about the meal and leaves.
Wednesday 15th February
When Moira and John tell them the divorce is on hold Holly, Adam and Hannah are overjoyed and are convinced their parents can save their marriage. Making themselves scarce the kids leave Moira and John lone but its obvious they are both nervous about being alone. As the pair talk the tension soon disappears but things become awkward again when Moira makes it clear she wants to move things to the bedroom.
Later, Holly delights in telling Chas the divorce is off and when Adam suggests their parents need to spend quality time together they decide to send their parents to a hotel.
Meanwhile, Cain gets annoyed when Aaron abandons the job he is working on to help Ed when his mini-bus breaks down. Ed if grateful when Aaron manages to fix it and the rugby team are soon on their way but Aaron is far from impressed when he realises that Ed has short-changed him.
Paddy and Rhona get competitive,
Nicola and Rachel seem annoyed when Ruby pays Declan the rent money,
Lisa is concerned when Zak's gesture of cooking breakfast doesn't work out.
Thursday 16th FEB *HOUR LONG EP*
As John and Moira head off for their night in the hotel they are forced to take Andy's Land Rover because Andy and Adam need to use John's truck. As the reunited couple happily reminisce about their past John suddenly hits a patch of ice in the road as the car skids John loses control and the car crashes, spins and lands on its side.
As the car skids to a halt an injured, John and Moira are terrified as they realise they are trapped inside the car. Doing his best to comfort his wife John promises Moira they will both get out, but John cant hide his fear as the car lurches forward and slips. At the same time Declan and Katie are driving home when they spot the headlights from Johns car and after going to investigate they call 999 for help. As John tries to free Moira, he is unaware that the car is hanging over the edge of a ravine. As Katie and Declan attempt to get them both out they are horrified as the car slips and plummets in the ravine.
Back the the village Adam, Hannah and Holly are enjoying themselves in the pub but are thrown into a panic when Katie rings and tells them about the accident. As they rush to the hospital, they are unaware of the heart ache ahead as the medics are forced to accept there is no hope…
Aaron is intrigued when Ed returns and pays him the money he owes him before inviting Aaron to a party that night.
Andy is thwarted in telling Debbie how he feels
Charity tries to persuade Declan to give her a job managing the festival and Katie's amused by the competition between her and Nicola,
Paddy is feeling second best to Rhona.
Friday 17th FebruaryAs news spreads the villagers go into shock while up at the farm The Bartons are numb with grief
MONDAY 6TH FEB
After falling asleep on the bus Am arrives back in the village all dressed up and sporting a black eye. Unable to face the questions from Val, Amy heads to the Dingles and breaks down in tears after Belle gives her a photo of Kyle. Meanwhile Val is worried about Amy's whereabouts but her concern turns her anger when she hears that Amy is at the Dingles. Heading to the Dingles to bring Amy home Val is shocked by Amy's black eye and furiously lays in to her.
Later, Belle leaves Val thoughtful when she talks about how Amy coped in pregnancy. As Belles words hit home Val feels guilty and tells Amy that she wants them put it all behind them and move on. Val is overjoyed when Amy agrees but she later leaves Diane stunned when she tells her that she still wants revenge on Eric.
Meanwhile Nicola winds up Carl and threatens that she could still turn him in to the police. later Nicola is furious when Jimmy confesses that the business may go bust as Jimmy used the money to pay of Rodney. Determined to resolve matters Nicola reveals all to Rodney and leaves him stunned when she says he will have to give the money back. With no other choice Rodney hands Jimmy a cheque,but says it come siwth conditions and issues a few demands
Moira finally snaps as she argues with Chas over John
Adam's anger over John and Chas builds
Ashley has a special meal with Laurel but becomes resentful when Sandy needs to be taken to A&E after cutting himself.
Tuesday 7th Feb
Despite Diane's warning that John in on the rebound, Chas cant help feeling excited when he texts and invites her out to lunch. When John arrives to pick Chas up Moira, Adam and Holly are stunned to see Chas kiss John before the pair drive off. Determined to reconcile his parents Adam asks Aaron to speak to Chas but when Aaron refuses to get involved an argument soon breaks out. As things get heated,the boys start fighting and Marlon is forced to break separate them.
Arriving back from their lunch date Chas and John are stunned to walk into the argument and not wanting to upset his children any further John decides to resolve things with Moria once and for all. Reaching a decision John leaves Chas stunned when he tells her that is going to file for divorce
Meanwhile Eric and Val are overjoyed as Amy moves back into the B&B but Val cant help feeling jealous of Amy and Eric's relationship. Val then leaves Eric shocked when she suggest they all go to Portugal to visit Paul and after agreeing they all need something to cheer them all Eric agrees. Pleased to think she has got one over on Eric Val makes a provisional booking for the holiday but Amy is concerned she may be up to something.
Declan asks Katie to move in with him again,
Rodney secures a trial run with an old contact but Carl tells him they haven't got enough trucks.
Wednesday 8th Feb
As John tries to talk to the Barton kids about Chas, they make it clear they are not interested and when Moira turns up the kids make themselves scarce. Hopeful she can win her husband over Moira is left stunned when John tells her that he wants a divorce.
As John breaks the news to Moira Adam takes his quad bike to the garage and is shocked when Chas lets slip about the divorce. Realising this is what John wanted to talk to Moira about Adam and Holly rush home.
When Adam returns to pick up the quadbike he is annoyed that Aaron hasnt fixed it and as the pair start arguing again they drive away a customer Ed.
Nicola is annoyed when Declan wants her to help Katie unpack her things.
John and Chas share a passionate kiss, but are interrupted by Diane.
Thursday 9th Feb
As Marlon comforts a distraught Moira she phones in sick. At the same time, Aaron tells Adam that the quad bike is fixed but neither of them are prepared to appologise first.
At the same time Chas is pleasantly surprised when John turns up and she agrees to go back to the farm with him. Arriving at the farm Chas makes her move and the pair are soon kissing passionately
Up at Home Farm Katie wonders whats going on when she finds an 'application for planning permission. Katie is not the only one in the dark as Nicola is just as confused when she reads the document. Later in The Woolpack, Katie confides in Gennie about Declan's plans for the council's building work unaware that Charity is listening in. Heading to the Cafe Katie panics when Jimmy asks if she can put in a good word for the Kings with Declan for the new access road.
Eric's s passport goes missing
Ali is unenthusiastic when Ruby wants to show her a flat she has found close to their old place.
Val's plans are thwarted when David and Diane agree to run the B&B so Eric can go on holiday with her and Amy.
Up at the farm John leads Chas upstairs, but Chas is soon left feeling humiliated and rejected when John pulls away and tells her that he can't go through with it. At the same time Moira is heartbroken when Brenda puts her foot in it when she tells her she saw John & Chas. As Adam, Alex and Holly try to comfort Moira she quickly works out that Chas is at the farm and she quickly leaves the pub.
As an apologetic John drops her back to the pub Chas keeps up a brave face on and tells him to go and get Moira if he wants her and John drives off. As Chas is on her way back into the pub Moira is on her way out and as they exchange a war of words Moira lashes out and slaps Chas across the face. Holding her temper Chas tells Moira that she and John didnt sleep together because he is still in love with her.
Katie and Nicola are gobsmacked when he explains that he's planning a music festival and he's delighted his secret's finally out
Rachel is depressed as she confides in Marlon about Ruby wanting her and Ali to move back to town.
When David and Eric decide to drive to Durham to get a replacement passport for Eric, Val starts to panic. After she pretends to faint,t Eric's suspicions are instantly raised and Val comes unstuck when Eric discovers she didnt book him a seat on the flight.
Friday 10th Feb
Eric agrees to let Val & Amy go on holiday without him in the hope it will help fix their relationship and ensure things go back to normal on their return. However Eric is soon left worried when Diane suggests that Val might be planning on doing a runner. Despite doing his best to convince himself Diane is wrong, Eric's concerns are raised when he questions his wife.
Caught out by Eric's questioning Val i tries to brush him off but admits to a stunned Amy that she is tempted to stay in Portugal for good. As her taxi arrives Diane, Eric and Amy are stunned at Val's anger towards Eric and as Eric begs her not to go , Val ignores his pleas, says her goodbyes and leaves.
Adam is surprised when John tells him that it's over with Chas.
Ruby is put out when Ali tells her about Marlon's offer of a loan. Marlon goes to give Rachel the money, but she's mortified when she moves to kiss him and he pulls away.
A hopeful Moira tells John she will always love him. However, John denies his feelings for Moira and tells her he can never forgive her.
MONDAY 9TH JANUARY
As Cain's attacker worries that will spend the rest of their life behind bars they begin their goodbyes.
Meanwhile Aaron is pleased when Cain asks for a lift to Jai's and assumes they are going to get revenge for Cain's attack however he gets a shock when Cain tells him to wait for him in the car. Heading in to see Charity, Cain leaves her confused when he says he wont bother her or Jai again. Leaving Charity to mull over his words Cain does his best to hide his heartbreak as he leaves.
Relieved to be away from the village and Marlon, Ashley enjoys his time with Laurel.
Cameron is wound up and upset when he sees Debbie buying wine in preparation for spending the night with Andy,
Moira cant help but feel jealous when she notices John's new friendship with Chas,
Pollard suggests that Amy should stop Val visiting Kyle as she is becoming obsessed him.
Sandy is upset and lonely when no-one takes up his offer of going back to his place for a drink.
TUESDAY 10TH JANUARY
As Cain reveals the truth about his attacker to Charity, The guilty party nervously waits for the arrival of the police.
Aaron is stunned when Cain asks him to drive him to the police station, explaining that its time to tell the truth and he wants to change his statement. However as the pressure builds will Cain tell the police the truth?
Meanwhile, a nervous Debbie arrives at Andy's after they agree they will sleep together however when the time comes but Andy is left humiliated when Debbie admits that she can't go through with it before rushing out.
Ashley drops his bombshell on Laurel as he asks how she'd feel about moving to the new parish,
Val is upset about not being allowed to see Kyle,
Sandy invites the youngsters back after the pub and they order pizza,
Pollard shares his concerns about Val with Diane.
WEDNESDAY 11TH JANUARY
Ashley is pleased when Laurel promises to think about moving away and starting a new life. However Ashley's good mood doesn't last long when the pair arrive home to find the front door is ajar and the house a mess. Furious with Sandy Ashley tries to mask his anger.
Later, Laurel confides in Nicola about Ashleys plan to move and does her her best to hide her doubts. Meanwhile Ashley is angry when he finds out Sandy was drinking with the youngsters the previous night. Ashley's mood soon improves when Laurel tells him she will move away with him if he is offered the job, however its obvious she still has serious doubts.
Meanwhile, Cameron is astonished and hugely relieved when Debbie admits that she couldn't go through with sleeping with Andy. Cameron's his joy doesnt last long when Debbie tells him she has to try again. However Debbie's in for a shock when Andy refuses to try the natural way again. When Andy reveals all to Alicia that things didnt go to plan she thinks she might be able to win Andy back but Debbie is determined to change Andy's mind and reminds him that they are doing it for Sarah's sake
Aaron is stunned when he finds out the truth about Cain's attack.
THURSDAY 12TH JANUARY
Determined to make Andy reconsider Debbie comes up with a plan and asks Andy to meet her in a bar. Shocked at Debbies plan to trap Andy into sleeping with her Chas cant help but feel concerned but Debbie reassures her that she knows what she is doing. Lying to Cameron that she if going shopping Debbie sets off to met Andy but cant help but feel guilty when Cameron gives her some money and tells her to treat herself.
Arriving at the hotel Debbie heads up to her room and puts on her glamorous make-up. Debbie cant help but feel nervous as she heads to the bar to meet Andy but does all she can to persuade him to stay. Debbie's persistence soon pays off and when Andy agrees she leads him up to the room. Entering the room things are awkward, but when a seductive Debbie tells Andy she wants him he cant help himself and the pair sleep together.
Back in the village, Sandy stands firm and tells Laurel and Ashley that he plans on staying in the village if they move. As Sandy makes a comment about trust in marriage, he is stunned when a furious Ashley tells him find somewhere else to live before telling him to get out.
Alicia is convinced that there's still a chance for her and Andy
Brenda and Bob plan the memorial for Viv and Terry
After looking after Gabby and Arthur Nicola realises that she doesn't want any more children
Hazel is worried when she sees Aaron,
Worried about how Cameron would react if he knew the truth Debbie asks Andy to keep the fact that they slept together a secret. As Debbie heads back to the village a confused Andy wonders what to do next. Back in the village, an oblivious Alicia is all dressed up and convinced that she can win Andy back. At the same time, a nervous Debbie arrives home and is forced to hide her guilt when Cameron admits that he would of left her if she had slept with Andy. Convinced she has the situation under control Debbie cant help but panic when Andy later confesses his true feelings.
Meanwhile, Ashley is angry when that Laurel tells him she wont leave the village wthout Sandy. At the same time, Sandy is upset that no-one will take him in and head to the B&B in search of a room.
Aaron tells Hazel that she's the only one he can trust
Katie feels ignored when Declan won't go to the memorial,
Nicola and Jimmy are both delighted to hear that neither of them want another child
Marlon is upset when he hears that Laurel and Ashley are moving to Leeds but Laurel tells him that he should try to be happy for them.
Chas worries when Debbie explains that she can handle Andy and will continue to lie to Cameron.
FRIDAY 13TH JANUARY
CHRISTMAS DAY SUNDAY 25TH DECEMBER 6PM
HOUR LONG EP
With Kyle home, Amy struggles with Motherhood and feels useless as an overbearing Val interferes. The Dingles are overjoyed that Kyle is home, but when they all visit and offer their support they leave Amy feeling overwhelmed and more confused than ever. Noting Amys discomfort Eric tells Val to take a step back and Amy goes to bath Kyle alone. However an un-confident, Amy feels very nervous handling him on her own, and with so much on her mind she gets lost in her thoughts and loses concentration.
As Val rushes in to the bathroom she catches Kyle just before he slips under the water. When a shocked Amy runs off Victoria follows any Amy opens up and reveals that she feels she is not good enough to be a mum. After talking to Victoria, Amy makes a decision over Kyle's future.
Over at Debbie's, Alicia is not impressed to see Sarah has been spoilt and has lots of presents while Jacob has got nothing in comparison. Unable to keep a lid on her feelings Alicia makes snide comments to Debbie, and the pair are soon bickering. With the atmosphere strained. Andy and Cameron can only watch on in shock when Debbie flips out and tips her Christmas dinner over all over Alicia.
Later, Debbie wants to go and visit Cain. Cain is reflective about his life when Debbie wants to know what she should do about Cameron and taking her pregnancy test. Back home, Cameron leaves when Debbie tells him that she wants to do a pregnancy test. In the end, the test is negative and Debbie's heart breaks as she reads the result, fearing the worst for Sarah's future.
Its a lonely Christmas for Moria but she puts a brave face on it as she works in the pub. Finally plucking up the courage Moria heads to the farm to visit her family. However when she arrives she can hear them laughing inside and changing her mind she leaves again. Inside the house the laughter soon turns to tears when Hannah gets upset when Holly rants about Moira not visiting. Later,a hurt and angry Adam goes to confront Moira at the pub. After trying to be strong all day John breaks down when he goes to the barn and finds the presents Moira has left for them.
Sandy is suspicious when Ashley invites everyone round for Christmas dinner
Chas spends the day feeling hurt that Aaron hasn't got her a present but she later finds it balanced on top of the tree
Belle shares a kiss with Sean
An emotional Hazel visits Jackson's grave.
BOXING DAY MONDAY 26TH DECEMBER 6.30PM
Feeling like she has let both Sarah and Andy down, Debbie breaks the news to Andy that she's not pregnant. Already struggling to deal with Sarahs illness and Debbies baby plan Andy is confused when Debbie tells him there is one more way they could try for a baby. As a shocked Andy realises Debbie means sleeping together, he worries how Alicia will react.
Later, when Andy and Diane talk she tells him that Sarah comes first, he visits Debbie and agrees to her suggestion. However he cant help but worry about what Alicia will say and is unconvinced when Debbie tells him Alicia will understand. When Andy breaks the news to a heartborken Alicia she does all she can to change his mind but determined to put Sarah first Andy tells her its something he must do. Will Alicia be able to accept her boyfriend sleeping with someone else?
Diane cheers Moira up when she tells her Holly has left some Christmas presents for her however her joy soon turns to sadness when she realises that rather than buying her mum a gift Holly has simply returned the presents Moria had bought. Despite Holly's actions Moira takes the presents back to the farm and tells John that she's not letting the kids go. When Holly refuses to her Moiaa forces her to listen, telling her that next year they will all be together again for Christmas, , despite the front she puts on its clear that Moiras words have upset Holly.
Amy struggles with the consequences of her decision.
TUESDAY 27TH DECEMBER 7PM
After thinking things over Alicia leaves Andy feeling gutted when she tells him, that despite understanding why he and Debbie are doing what they are doing she can not accept it so their relationship is over As she understands what he and Debbie have to do, but can't be around while it's going on, so is moving back to David's. Andy is gutted when she leaves with her bag, telling him that it's never going to work. Debbie is very concerned over how Cameron will react when she hears that Alicia has finished with Andy. Cameron's rage boils over when she tells him and Debbie is shocked and scared by his reaction as he looms over her, punching the wall.
With Cameron's temper at boiling point, neither of them notice Sarah, who has come downstairs. Cameron then storms out, ashamed. At the pub, Jimmy is bewildered when Cameron suggests a business idea to him out of the blue - they could open offices down south. Cameron returns home feeling terrible for his actions but is still glowering as he takes Debbie in his arms.
Meanwhile, When Zak sees Sean kiss Belle he is furious and leaves Lisa stunned when he angrily threatens the boy Returning home Sean tells Ali that Zak threatened him, heading off to confront Zak, Ali defends her son and tells him that Belle's not so innocent either.
Charity is frustrated when Debbie warns her and Jai to stay away as Cain's coming home,
Zak tries to talk to Belle, but she stands her ground.
Marlon agrees to a night out with Rachel but she's disappointed that he wants to invite Paddy too.
WEDNESDAY 28TH DECEMBER
When Cain returns home from hospital, he moans that he is being treated like he is disabled. Later when Lisa turns up with a stew for dinner Cain is disappointed that Zak hasn't come to see him but as usual hides his hurt and anger.
Over in the Woolie Jai is concerned to hear that Cain is back in the village and cant relax as he worried Cain will walk into the pub. Shortly after DI Flecther turns up and arrests a stunned Jai on suspicion of theft and attempted murder and as news of Jai's arrest spreads Cain is delighted. Down at the station Jai realises he is in serious trouble as DI Fletcher questions him about Cain's car but is left stunned when he is charged with attempted murder.
Chas watches Cameron talking to Carl and Jimmy about his business idea. Chas is
concerned to hear from Carl that Cameron is planning on doing a runner.
Moira is shocked when John tells her his thoughts over their future
Laurel tells Ashley that she has a meeting but Ashley wonders where she is really going
Carl tries it on with Alicia after hearing she's single again.
THURSDAY 29TH DECEMBER
As Charity gets ready to go to court and support Jai, a worried Nikhil tells her she cant go as she will only make things worse for Jai. Cain cant hide his pleasure that Jai is in court and convinced Jai is guilty Debbie confronts her mum over Jai's arrest. However despite the pressure from Debbie Charity once again insists Jai is innocent.
Later, determined to help Jai and sort things out once and for all Charity visits Cain and leaves him overjoyed when she says she has left Jai as she cant cope with the grief being with him causes. Cain is then stunned when Charity promises she's all his but only if he drops the charges against Jai.
Chas tells Carl that she has warned Cameron off going into business with The Kings.
Hazel offers Aaron her help, but he's impatient and she is left disappointed
Ashley is struggling with his emotions
When Chas complains about Cameron and Carl, Katie suggests that she should have a word with Debbie.
Alicia tries to put on a brave face following her split from Andy
Edna voices her opinions about Amy and the baby
Debbie reminds Aaron that Hazel is obviously lonely and probably needs him.
As Charity does all she can to convince Cain that she wants to be with him, he is stunned to realise just how low she would sink to protect Jai. As Charity tries to talk Cain round and convince him to drop the charges Cain is left feeling disgusted by her behaviour. Its not long before Debbie arrives home and she is shocked to see Charity pleading with Cain, stepping in to defend her dad, Debbie is furious when Charity says that she can prove Jai is innocent.
Back into a corner Charity admits that Jai did mess with the brakes on Cain's car,but didnt attack him. As Debbie and Cain demand more details Charity confesses that she was there the night Cain was attacked and Cain is stunned to realise that Charity left him to die . As Cain, Chas and Debbie voice their disgust Charity feels she's lost her family for good.
Debbie is concerned to hear about Cameron's plan with the Kings, but he reassures her that he's going nowhere.
Ashley struggles to cope and storms into Marlon's but is left humiliated
Aaron reluctantly agrees to see Hazel and they sit in awkwardness as he looks at a photo of Jackson
The atmosphere is tense at the Pollards'.
FRIDAY 30TH DECEMBER
Hating the rift that Cain has caused between her and Debbie, Charity is desperate to make things right with Debbie. Knowing she has to be honest with Jai and not wanting him to hear it from anybody else Charity tells him that she tried to tempt Cain into dropping the charges.
Desperate for someone to believe her Chairty goes to see Zak and Lisa and , insists that she and Jai are innocent and did not attack Cain Meanwhile at the same time Jai tells Nikhil about Charity coming on to Cain and insist she did it to help him but an angry Nikhil is convinced it proves her guilt. Later, Debbie snaps at Cain and asks him what she's meant to do if Charity goes to prison.
Nikhil calls the police and reports Charity for lying
Laurel considers Nicola's suggestion as she feels the strain.
MONDAY 2ND JANUARY
Worried that he will be banged up for bashing Cain Jai makes plans for Nikhil to take over the factory if he goes to prison. When the police turn up Jai assumes they are there for him but if left stunned when the reveal they want to speak to Charity, after a tip off that she lied in her statement. As an angry Charity insists that Nikhil is behind the tip off a confused Jai isn't sure what to believe.
When the police turn up to question Cain about the new allegations against Charity, Cain backs her up worried he will only make things worse for Sarah and Debbie. Meanwhile when Jai confronts Nikhil he is stunned when his brother admits that he did report Charity. Furious with his brother Jai signs the factory over to Charity instead.
With Ashley already struggling to cope with village gossip things are awkward when Paddy and Rhona walk into The Woolpack and Laurel realises that they know about her and Marlon. When Ashley then overhears Laurel and Rhona talking he quickly leaves. Later Ashley tells Jude, that he needs a change and is looking for a new parish.
Nicola sweet-talks Jimmy into getting her dad a job as a driver for the haulage firm, but Carl is aghast at the idea and refuses.
TUESDAY 3RD JANUARY
With things still strained between them Laurel takes the kids to school, while a miserable Ashley stays at home. Its not long before Jude shows up keen to discuss moving parishes and Jude is shock to discover Ashley hasnt even mentioned moving to Laurel. Later before Ashley gets the chance to mention the move he is stunned when Laurel says that maybe their marriage isnt worth saving after all.
Deciding to keep the news of the proposed move to himself Ashley lies to Laurel that he wants them to go away to Leeds for a few days and she reluctantly agrees. However Sandy is suspicious about the visit to Leeds and confronts Ashley in the church angry at his fathers questions Ashley loses control and violently hurls a hymn book at a stunned and shaken Sandy.
Meanwhile, Charity is relieved to discover that she is no longer and suspect but wonders what has happened to make the police change their minds. . Later, Charity tells Jai that she is no longer a suspect and despite being relieved for his fiancee Jai cant help but wonder why Cain is suddenly defending her
Nicola is fuming when Jimmy tells her that they can't employ Rodney
Chas's worries that Aaron will end up like Cain
Rishi worries about his sons falling out, as Nikhil is refusing to run the business with Charity
When Carl l receives a driving offence in the post he comes up with a plan to get Rodney to take his speeding points.
WEDNESDAY 4TH JANUARY
Despite Cains obvious frustration Aaron refuses to take the hint and leave him alone. Cain and Aaron are in the Woolpack when Charity and Jai arrive and Cain is forced to stop Aaron when he attempts to attack Jai. However its not long before, Aaron once again attempts to attack Jai and has to be held back once again. Its not long before the situation explodes and Jai is stunned when Declan backs him up.
Meanwhile, after Declan supports Jai in the pub they make up and with theri friendship back on they share a couple of bottles of whisky. When Jai makes his way home after seeing Declan he bumps into Cain and fed up of the grief Cain has caused, Jai kicks one of Cain's crutches away and stands on his damaged leg before warning Cain that if he does end up going to prison, it will be for his murder.
Jimmy is suspicious wen he finds out Carl has given Rodney a job
Jai is torn when Nikhil wants him to choose between him and Charity
Ashley apologises to Sandy
THURSDAY 5TH JANUARY
EP1EMBARGO'S For today's eps so cant reveal all!!
EP2Cain comes face-to-face with his attacker.
FRIDAY 6TH JANUARY
Chas is not impressed when Diane agrees to let Charity and Jai hold their reception at the pub. At the same time Zak does his best to get through to Aaron and warns him to stay away from Jai. Over at Debbie's Cameron is fed up of all the argument and tells Debbie that Chas and Charity have been arguing yet again.
Meanwhile as they watch the glaziers clear up Charity is relieved when Jai tells her all that matters is them getting married.
Ashley feels positive about his and Laurel's trip, but is irritated by Sandy's attitude as they're about to head off.
Amy worries that Pollard and Val's rowing is her fault,
Chas is impressed at how John handles Aaron.
MONDAY 19TH DECEMBER
Despite explaining to Belle that shes not keeping the baby, its clear that Amy is having doubts as she decides to visit him in hospital. While at the hospital Amy finds out where Cain is and makes her way to his bedside. Revealing exactly how she feels Amy tells a sleeping Cain what she thinks of him before confessing that she might keep her baby. Leaving its clear Amy feels a lot better but she's unaware that Can has heard every word.
Leaving Cains ward, Amy visits her baby and despite hesitating when the midwife leads her to him, Amy cant fight her instincts and reaches into the cot to touch him. Beginning to bond with her son Amy decides to call him Kyle, and as Zak watches from the corridor, his pleased to see her bonding with her son. However, when Amy spots Zak, she starts to worry that he is trying to manipulate her into keeping her son.
After Cains claims that it was Jai who attacked him Debbie asks Chas is if Charity is protecting Jai. Despite suspecting that this is indeed the case. Chas tells Debbie that she will have to ask her mum herself.
Nikhil explains to the factory workers that he's in charge for the time being.
Jai feels desperate as he waits to be arrested and shares his worries with Charity.
John is irked that he's still on bail despite Cain accusing Jai.
TUESDAY 20TH DECEMBER
Laying in his hospital bed Cain tries to hide his pain and is fuming when he is told his car has been stolen. When Chas and Aaron leave Cain gives in to the pain and its clear he is in agony. Returning to the village Chas cant help but worry the effect Cain's attack is having on Aaron and refuses to serve Charity when she comes into the pub. However Chas is left full of guilt when Charity reminds her that she too turned on Cain. Already fighting her own feelings of guilt and blame Chas is not impressed when Moira says that if Jai did attack Cain, then he did everyone a favour.
Back at the hospital, Aaron is at Cains beside when the doctor breaks the news that it could take up to 18 months for him to fully recover. As Cain struggles to accept the news he orders Aaron to keep quiet about his prognosis and insist he wont be in this state for long.
Back in the village Val cant help but feel hopeful when Amy reveals she has named her son but a worried Eric thinks Val is reading too much into it. Later Val opens up to Diane and tells her that she hopes Amy will keep her son unaware that Amy is listening to them. As Val insists that Amy is thawing towards her baby and shares her hopes that Kyle could be with them for Christmas Eric warns her not to get carried away and pressure Amy. After overhearing them Amy is deep in thought and later leaves Val stunned when she tells her she may keep the baby after all.
Ashley snaps at Sandy when he questions the planned vow renewals
Nikhil is feeling stressed and under pressure over the Cain situation
Marlon is on edge when Rhona and Paddy insist that he goes to Laurel and Ashley's ceremony
WEDNESDAY 21ST DECEMBER
Laurel and Ashley are both worried when Sandy tells them he that he won't be attending their vow renewal and Ashleys day goes from bad to worse when hs is forced into agreeing to a stagnight drink with Jimmy. Later, Marlon feels uncomfortable when Ashley and Jude arrive to meet Carl and Jimmy and he is invited to join them.
When Ashley realises that Jimmy knows about Laurel and Marlon he is furious and leaves the party to confront Laurel. Laurel is stunned when Ashley bursts in and lays into her for telling Nicola about Marlon. Later Marlon makes things worse when he tries to apologise to Ashley, but instead leaves Ashley angrier than ever when he suggests the vow renewal is a sham.
Meanwhile, at the hospital Amy Val and Eric arrive to visit Kyle but Amy feels uncomfortable as Val coos over him. Already convinced that she would be a terrible mum Amy panics when Kyle cries when she holds him however she soon feels better when Val reassures her that she will get used to it. Returning home Val tries to talk to Amy, about bringing Kyle home but Any is still torn over what to do
Adam is desperate to have his mum home for Christmas but Holly won't agree
Nikhil's behaviour is becoming unreasonable and Gennie forces him to address it
Chas is shocked to learn from Aaron just how bad Cain's prognosis is.
THURSDAY 22ND DECEMBER
EP1Laurel is still angry with Ashley over his behaviour the previous day but she soon forgives him when he gives her a necklace. Pleased that the vow renewal will be going ahead Ashley cant help but feel disappointed when Sandy tells him he doesnt want to be involved and once again refuses to attend. Despite Sandy's refusal to be part of the day Ashley is determined everything must go ahead as planned.
Waiting for Ashley outside the chruch a shivering Laurel begs Jude to wait another five minutes for him to arrive. Meanwhile determined to stop Marlon seeing Laurel Paddy grabs him by the shoulders and he and Rhona do all they can to convince Marlon to stay away from the ceremony and Laurel. Over in the graveyard Ashley bumps into Carl and as the pair talk about revenge and forgiveness it helps Ashley reach a decision.
At the church Laurel has finally given up on Ashley arriving and is about to tell their guests the ceremony is off when Ashley arrives and tells Laurel he wants to go ahead with the ceremony. At the same time, Paddy and Marlon are still grappling and determined to get to Laurel Marlon whacks Paddy before escaping. As Marlon heads to the church Will Laurel and Ashley go through with the ceremony?
Pearl is intrigued when the police want to question her further about her statement, in which she admitted seeing Jai hanging around the garage.
Alicia feels sidelined when Andy says they're going over to Debbie's on Christmas Day,
Charity and Jai pretend that everything's fine as they hear Pearl talking about the police.
Val and Pollard discover that Amy's mum has sent her a Christmas card.
Jai talks to Gennie, wanting to know that Nikhil will be in safe hands if the worst happens. An emotional Charity embraces Jai as he awaits his fate.
FRIDAY 23RD DECEMBERStill confused about her feelings for baby Kyle, Amy once again turns to Debbie and asks her what she should do. As Debbie and Amy talk they realise how much Kyle already means to Zak, and Debbie offers all the advice she can but tells Amy that it must be her decision. Shortly after Amy leaves Val feeling emotional when she she says she wants to bring Kyle home. When they arrive at the hospital a nurse hands Kyle to Amy and its obvious fr she is concerned she may be making a huge mistake.
MONDAY 5TH DECEMBER
With Val and Pollard are keen to make things right and support Amy, the police arrive and want to interview her as soon as she is well enough. The doctor soon says that Amy can go home but her baby boy will need to stay in hospital for a few weeks. Things are emotional when Val, Eric and Amy visit the baby, and Amy leaves her foster parents stunned when she says that she's not keeping her baby. Arriving back in the village a troubled Val decides she will do all she can to make Amy change her mind about giving her baby up for adoption but Eric is worried that Amy will stick to her plan.
Later, a horrified Amy panics when she finds out Zak knows Cain is her sons father and despite Zak reassures that he won't let Cain hurt her, Amy is unconvinced and once again insists she will be having the baby adopted. Knowing she must tell Val and Eric the truth Amy breaks the news that Cain is the daddy and is shocked when they say they will be there for her and her son no matter what.
Meanwhile as , Sam and Marlon discuss the baby that Hazel found, Sam leaves Marlon gobsmacked when he reveals that Cain is the father. When Belle tells Cain that Zak and Lisa know he's the father an angry Cain turns on her telling her shes just a stupid kid. As Zak battles to controls his anger is clear he is devastated by Cains actions.
Marlon gives Moira a key for the house,
Adam worries Alex when he says someone needs to teach Cain a lesson
TUESDAY 6TH DECEBEMBER
Amy is terrified when Cain menacingly warns her to keep the truth from Debbie telling her he will tell Debbie in his own time. When a furious Val and Eric catch Cain confronting Amy they step in and tell him to back off. Meanwhile Lisa and Zak are about to leave for the hospital to see their grandson when they see Debbie. As it becomes clear Debbie doesnt know about the baby Lisa and Zak explain about Cain being the father. As a horrified Debbie struggles to accept the news she's in for a further shock when Charity revals all about what Cain has been doing to the Sharmas.
When Cain comes home, an angry Debbie confronts him asking when he was going to tell her. As Cain tries to defend himself Debbie tells him she has had enough and wants him out. When Cameron returns Debbie is forced to step in to stop Cain attacking him and when Cain refuses to move out, Debbie and Cameron leave the house, and Debbie makes it clear that she wants him out.
John is furious to hear that Cain has upset Hannah and threatens that if he ever speaks to his kids again, he will do his worst.
Val is determined to convince Amy to keep the baby,
When Moira hears that Cain has upset Hannah, she too is filled with hate.
Hazel offers reassuring words to Amy about the baby
Eric is also furious with Cain for what he has put Amy through, and wants to make him pay.
WEDNESDAY 7TH DECEMBER
Cain leaves Debbie and Cameron frustrated as he refuses to move out. Bumping into Charity in the village, Cain confronts her over what she said to Debbie, but Charity tells him he must of known how Debbie would react. Later Debbie and Lisa cant help but worry when Zak heads off to find Cain to speak to him about seeing the baby. It seems Lisa and Debbies fears are justified as when Zak mentions Charity, Cain loses it and throws a spanner at Zak.
At the same time, it seems Cain's vendetta against the Sharmas has worked when Jai ends his relationship with Charity. As Charity begs him to change his mind Jai tells her its the only way to get Cain off their back. Shortly after an angry Priya storms into the Woolie and confronts Cain about lying to her. Soon afterwards, Rishi confronts Cain outside the pub and Georgia has to intervene as things become heated. Rishi and Georgia are then left terrified when Rishi are left scared and angry when Cain threatens them. When they tell Jai about their run in with Cain he is furious to hear his love rival has threatened his parents once again and decides to put a stop to it once and for all and calls the police.
Charity turns up at Zak and Lisa with her suitcases and tells them she and Noah are moving in.
Val, Pollard and Amy unite as they promise a future with no secrets;
Moira and Hannah are thrown by the news of Cain's baby
Chas suggests that Cameron should front up to Cain when he complains about him in the pub.
Charity is left sickened when Cain tells her he loves her
THURSDAY 8TH DECEMBER
When the police turn up and arrest Debbie is stunned by his attitude as he waves at Sarah as they drive off in the police car. When PC Stewart arrives at the Dingles' wanting to talk to Lisa, Zak shocks them when he offers to co-operate with the police. However, its not long before Cain arrives back in the village as the police were forced to release him due to lack of evidence. As a smug Cain reveals in his return a furious Debbie lays into him for ruining Charitys relationship and making her lose her home.
Later, When Zak asks Cain to sort himself out Cain mocks his dad before heading to the pub. John is fuming at Cains arrival and when Cain tries to buy a drink, everybody threatens to leave if Chas serves him. Chas feels bad refusing to serve her brother but tells him democracy rules and she cant afford to lose her customers over him. An angry Cain glares at everyone before individually insulting them all.
Over at the factory Jai is not impressed when he discovers the police have released Cain but is soon distracted when Charity arrives. Determined to win back her man Charity begs Jai not to let Cain ruin what they had and leaves Jai intrigued when she says she will do whatever it takes to stop Cain.
Amy is happy that her friendship with Victoria is back on track however she's devastated when Belle refuses to forgive her,
Hazel visits Declan and offers her support.
When an angry Debbie packs Cain's bag and insists he moves out, Cain storms off to the pub where he makes derogatory comments about Moira. Outside of the pub John is pushed to breaking point and punches Cain in the face. As Moira pulls John back he he tries to kick Cain on the floor, but come soff worse when Cain reacts and knees him to the ground and when Moira flys at him Cain pushes her over too.
Later, an abusive Cain confronts Amy leaving her furious when he tells her she belongs in the gutter. Soon afterwards, Pearl is suspicious when she sees Jai hanging around the garage but he covers, pretending he is looking for a new car.
When Cain hears footsteps behind him he stops but before he turns round to see who is following him, he is hit on the back of his legs with a metal object and falls to the ground. Through his pain, a badly beaten Cain recognises his attacker. As Cain tries to get to his feet he collapses.
Elsewhere Adam goes looking for John and sees him walking down the road alone. Insisting his dad gets in the car Adam is shocked to see blood on Johns hand. At the same time, Moira returns to Marlon's in a terrible state and pours herself a drink before heading upstairs to avoid any question s from Marlon. Arriving at the Woolie , Charity is jittery and demands a whisky from Chas.
Meanwhile as Cameron drives home he spots Jai standing over Cain's lifeless body, As Cameron stops to help a shocked Jai claims he found Cain like this. Worried that Cain is dead Cameron dials 999 while a worried Jai quickly leaves the scene.
FRIDAY 9TH DECEMBERWhen a shocked Jai enters the pub covered in blood Chas demands to know what's happened to Cain. At the same time Amy is missing from the house and when Val and Pollard hear the sirens, they worry that something has happened to her. As the paramedics work on Cain's body, David rushes out as they try to bring him round. As a distraught Debbie realises its her dad Zak arrives. Emerging from th epub Chas is panics when she sees Cain being stretchered into the ambulance. As Debbie goes in the ambulance with her dad the police arrive to begin their investigations.
MONDAY 28TH NOVEMBER
When Jai suggests they postpone their wedding Charity is far from impressed and takes her anger out on Cain. Confronting her ex Charity warns him to back off she will tell Debbie all about Amy but Cain threatens that he could make things alot worse for her and the Sharmas. When Jai bumps into Cain in the pub he warns him to keep away from his family. However Chariy is left terrified of what Cain might do next when he makes a gun firing gesture at Jai. Returning home Charity admits to Jai that shes scared of what Cain will do next before sadly agreeing that they have no choice but to call off the wedding. Wanting to let Cain know as soon as possible Jai pays him a visit and breaks the news that Cain has won and the wedding is off for now before warning Cain he will pay for all he has done.
TUESDAY 29TH NOVEMBERWhen a bitter and grieving Declan refuses to tell Jai where he has laid Mia's ashes Katie once again questions their future together and when he takes his frustrations out on her once again she decides to call time on their relationship. Telling Declan she doesnt understand him and how much he has hurt her by pishing her away Katie ends things and heads home, when Gennie reassures her she has done the right thing. As Nikhil starts to tell her what he thinks Declan arrives to speak to Katie. As an upset Katie tells him that shes finishing it as she doesnt want to end up like Ella she is stunned when Declan tells her he doesnt want to lose her before asking her to marry him.
WEDNESDAY 30TH NOVEMBER
As Zak once again tries to get Belle to open up shes tempted to tell her dad the truth about Amy's baby but decides to keep quiet. When she see's Cain she angrily lashes out telling him what him he should of thought about the consequences of his actions. As a panicked Amy throughs her pleading looks Belle keeps tight lipped and makes out she was talking about Cains affair with Moira.
Un-aware that Val and Eric are considering adopting her Amy panics when she sees her social workers car outside the B&B. Assuming the social worker knows her pregnancy secret Amy assumes Belle has betrayed her and angrily questions her and despite Belle insisting she hasnt said anything Amy remains unconvinced. As Belle storms off, Amy soon starts experiencing painful twinges and her waters break, alone in the cemetery a terrified Amy goes into labour
Cain tells Priya that Jai was out of order yesterday and needs to be taught a lesson.
THRUSDAY 1ST DECEMBER HOUR LONG EPIn labour and alone in the cemetery a terrified Amy tries to phone the midwife, but when shes gets her answer phone she knows she going to have to give birth alone. After giving birth a physically and emotionally exhausted Amy holds her silent baby in her arms and wraps him in her coat to keep him warm. If the horror of giving birth alone wasnt enough Amy's night takes another tragic turn when she is unable to detect any breathing and thinks she has killed her baby. As a worried Amy decides to get help, she makes her way to Davids with the baby in her arms. However when she sees Hazel she panics and thinks she will be blamed for killing the baby and puts him in the phone box before running away.
FRIDAY 2ND DECEMBERAmy is distraught to discover David has broken his promise and told Val and Eric about the baby, David does his best to reassure it was the right thing to do but she refuses to believe him when his says Val and Eric will stand by her. At the hospital, as Val and Eric wrongly assume that David is the father, they are left feeling ashamed when Amy says she thought they would kick her out if she told them about the baby. As Val questions who the father is Amy lies that she fell pregnant after a drunken once night stand
MONDAY 21ST NOVEMBER
As a confused Gennie wrestles with her feelings Nicky thinks sh is avoiding him. At the factory Nikhil is pleased when Gennie accepts his apology and he tells her to take the afternoon off. With her feelings all over the place Gennie confides in Bob about her feelings towards Nikhil and her worries about leaving the factory, but Bob tells her only she can answer her questions. Later, despite acting annoyed its clear Gennie is pleased when Nikhil texts and asks her to go back to work. Arriving at the factory Gennie finds Nikhil waiting witha bottle of wine and is shocked when he admits that he has missed her. Nikhil then tells a shocked Gennie that he followed Nicky into town and she accuses him of stalking. As Nikhil tries to explain himself he stumbles over his words before finally confessing that he did it because he loves her. Stunned by Nikhils declaration Gennie is overjoyed when he makes a move and she readily kisses him back however she is left embarrassed when Jai arrives and she awkwardly leaves. l
Meanwhile determined to cheer Marlon up Rhona arranges a dinner party for him and invites Laurel and Ashley go along to. However, when Marlon cancels Laurel is forced to hide her discomfort when Rhona suggests that it's something to do with a married woman. Later, Ashley heads to the pub to buy a bottle of wine, and enjoys watching Marlon squirms as he tells him they're all talking about the married woman he's seeing.
Andy and Debbie's plan does not go down well with Alicia and Cameron. Debbies shocked when Alicia refuses to be any part of their plan.
TUESDAY 22ND NOVEMBERLaurel manages to annoy Ashley as she pushes him into setting a date for the vow renewals, however he eventually agrees to the Thursday before Christmas. When Laurel breaks the news Marlon is gutted but they are unaware an angry Ashley is he watches the pair talking. Unable to hold back any longer Ashley confronts Laurel as soon as they arrive home and leaves her stunned when he asks if she has slept with Marlon. Laurel is horrified and as Ashley continues to push her for an answer she admits that she had feelings for him. As Laurel tries to excuse her behavior she tells Ashley she loves him and wouldn't betray him. Laurels excuses fall on deaf ears and Ashley asks her outright if she loves Marlon, but when Laurel hesitates a devastated Ashley leaves. When Marlon sees Ashley he realises that the secret is out and rushes over to comfort Laurel however a distressed Laurel leaves him broken hearted when she tells him its Ashley she wants.
WEDNESDAY 23RD NOVEMBERAs Laurel gets the kids ready for school she is desperate to talk to but he isnt interested. Turning to Sandy for help Laurel begs him to talk to Ashley but Sandy tells her it's too late for that. Later, Marlon goes to see Laurel and leaves feeling guilty for the hurt he has caused. Unable to cope with the thought of destroying their family Marlon heads off to talk to Ashley. Laurel is terrified when she catches Marlon telling Ashley how it was his fault not Laurels before admitting that he does love Laurel. Not wanting to hear anymore Ashley tells him they've destroyed a family and storms off.
THURSDAY 24TH NOVEMBER HOUR LONG EPJai is horrified when he gets a phone call telling him Rishi has had a car crash. Jai is relieved that his father isnt seriously injured when Rishi come home with his arm in a sling. As they discuss the accident Jai is concerned when Rishi says the wheel just came off as he was driving along. Having kept the news about Rishi's accident quiet Jai & Nikhils suspicions are raised when Cain asks if their dad needs help fixing up his car. Later when Cain seduces Priya he secretly takes a photo of her asleep on her mobile and sends it to Jai. Jai is disgusted to receive the text, and instantly knows that Cain is behind it. Jai's anger builds and Charity is concerned when the garage phone Rishi and tell him his wheel nuts had been loosened. When the garage suggests getting the police involved Charity advises Jai against it.
FRIDAY 25TH NOVEMBERAs a furious Jai confronts Cain at the garage and warns him to stay away from his family they are interrupted by Zak and Sam. Jai leaves but shortly afterwards, Zak and Sam are forced to step in when Adam tries to attack Cain and it seems the whole village is turning against him when even Rodney says how vile Cain is. Charity is shocked when she realises Jai was right and Cain was responsible for the family troubles. Charity is horrified and wonders what Cain will do next when Georgia and Rishi show them that their beloved cat has been poisoned. Desperate to keep Priya away from Cain, Jai shows Priya the photo Cain sent him. As Priya storms off to confront Cain and his day goes from bad to worse when later a furious Charity publicly threatens him. Meanwhile as Jai wonders what to do about Cain, Nikhil suggests that they should postpone the wedding.
MONDAY 17TH OCTOBERAs Charity and Jai enjoy act all loved up Debbie cant help but worry about Cain. When she tries to speak to her dad about his feelings for Charity, Cain he insists he hates her . Later as Charity and Jai enjoy a drink in the Woolie, Cain arrives and glares at Jai. Its not long before Cain is taking his mood out on Moira leaving Zak and Lisa worrying about what he will do next. As the tension mounts its not long before Jai and Cain are squaring up to each other. Keen to stop the row escalating Zak steps in and Jai leaves.
TUESDAY 18TH OCTOBERIts the day of Leo's christening and a conflicted Laurel puts on a brave face as she battles with her feelings however despite her best efforts Sandy notices how troubled she is. At the church Rhona gets stressed and Laurel becomes concerned when Marlon fails to arrive. When Paddy tries to find out whats going on Marlon lies that he has catering issues before arriving at the last minute. Worried about Laurel Sandy tries to figure out whats wrong and watches her throughout the service and later gets a shock when he overhears Marlon confessing depth of his feelings to a stunned Laurel, what will Sandy do?
WEDNESDAY 19TH OCTOBERWhen an oblivious Ashley suggests to Laurel that they might be having a christening of their own soon, Sandy watches her to see her reaction. Shortly after Laurel receives a text from Marlon wanting to meet and lies to Sandy that it's just from Nicola. However, Laurel gets a shock when Sandy says he knows she's going to meet Marlon and accuses them of having an affair. As Laurel denies anything is going on an argument breaks out, but things become even more awkward for the pair when Ashley turns up. As Ashley demands to know what they are arguing about Laurel covers with an excuse, but panics when Ashley suggests that he talk to Sandy. Unable to reveal the truth about their argument Sandy gets upset when Ashley tries to talk to him about the row with Laurel. Later, Laurel tells Marlon about Sandy's accusation, they worry what he will say to Ashley…
THURSDAY 20TH OCTOBER
EP1As Rachel and Ali show Sean and Amelia around Brook Cottage, Sean is not impressed and sulks about them moving to the village. Worried how Sean will react Rachel reminds Ali that she has missed out a crucial detail about who else will be living in the cottage. Despite Rachels worries, Ali tries to remain positive. However its not long before Ruby arrives and puts her foot in it with Sean about moving in. As an argument breaks out an angry Sean storms off, leaving Amelia unsupervised.
As Cain drives a terrified Amy down a country lane she worried about what he is going to do to her and screams at him to let her out. As Cain says he is going to kill her, Amy pleads for her life and Cain agrees to let her ago but warns her this is her last chance and she must stay away from Belle and the rest of his family before driving her back to the village. Arriving home, a shaken Amy is huddled in a corner when Belle starts banging at the door. Terrified that Cain may see them Amy drags Belle inside. Shocked by Amy's behaviour Belle tries to convince her that Cain's not that bad, but is in for a shock when Amy grabs her and tells her it was Cain who got her pregnant. As a stunned Belle refuses to leave Amy confesses that Cain thinks she had an abortion and if Belle doesn't stay away from her, she'll kill herself and the baby…
Meanwhile, when Rachel's family arrive back from the hospital Carl and Cameron are embarrassed when Ali mouths off about what happen to Amelia When Ali. suggests the police will be interested in what's happened Carl and Cameron realise it will take more than an apology to fix things are are forced to agree to pay her £400, as well as help move their belongings.
Nikhil grumbles that Nicky is playing games with Gennie,
Marlon and Laurel are keen not to give anything away to Sandy.
FRIDAY 21ST OCTOBER
As the day of her job interview arrives Gennie cant help but feel nervous. When a supportive Nicky tells Nikhil that they're bound to snap Gennie up, he wonders what he can do to keep Gennie at the factory. Soon afterwards, Nikhil receives a phone call from Gennie's prospective employer asking him to give Gennie a reference.
Later, a crushed Gennie returns and tells Nicky that despite the interview going really well went well, she didnt get the job. Meanwhile feeling guilty over his actions Nikhil confesses to Jai that he gave Gennie a bad reference. Later Gennie is furious when Nikhil confesses all, telling her he did it so she would remain at the factory as he couldn't bear the thought of losing her because he likes her.
Meanwhile, when Amy encourages Belle to take the cash back to David she waits for an opportunity to replace the money at the shop, but doesnt get the chance as Hannah arrives. When David asks Hannah if she's taken the money he feels guilty when she storms out, saying he doesn't trust her. Feeling guilty Belle hands him the money, saying she needed it for a friend and begs him not to sack her and is grateful when David tells her to come back for her paper round tomorrow.
Alicia surprises everyone by allowing Alex and Victoria to move in
Cameron and Carl call a truce on their feud
Marlon pretends that he pulled last night to ease Sandy's suspicions.
MONDAY 31ST OCTOBERWith all hopes pinned on the donor Debbie and Andy are devastated when Dr Armah tells them that the donor has pulled out. As the doctor explains alternative treatments, Debbie's determined to save Sarah, and shocks Andy by vowing that they will have another baby in order to save Sarahs life. As Dr Armah warns them that it might not be the answer and advises that the baby may not be a match he also points out that there'll be difficulties if they're not a couple. However, Debbie leaves Andy gobsmacked when she insists they are together.
TUESDAY 1ST NOVEMBERKnowing that they have to do all they can to give Sarah a fighting chance Andy agrees to have another baby with Debbie and tells her that they need to be honest with Alicia and Cameron. Knowing it will be hard on their partners Debbie and Andy tell Alicia and Cameron they need to speak to them. As a puzzled Cameron and Alicia listen on Debbie and Andy reveal their baby plan. While Alicia asks questions about how their plan will work Cameron struggles to accept the news.
WEDNESDAY 2ND NOVEMBERChas and Charity listen on in shock as Debbie reveals her and Andys baby plan. As Debbie is worrying about not telling Cameron that she and Andy are pretending to be a couple, Andy manages to convince Alicia that the baby plan is the right thing to do by highlight the fact that Sarah could die if they don't try this. As a reluctant Alicia agrees Andy feels awkward knowing he isnt being totally honest with her. .
THURSDAY 3RD NOVEMBER
EP1As a desperate Andy begs Alicia to understand that he is trying to do the best thing for Sarah, Alicia insists that while she understands she's not happy about it. Heading off to work an irritable Alicia arrives late and confiding in Cameron Alicia admits that the situation with Debbie and Andy is killing her. As Cameron seems confused Alicia realises that she's let the cat out of the bag and Cameron was unaware about the plan to pretend they are a couple.
EP2As a Debbie's defensive follows a raging Cameron out of the house, she admits she's scared and tells him she doesn't want to go through this on her own. Heading to the pub Cameron bumps into Alicia and the pair share their misery, hurt and confusion in their suffering over the situation. Not wanting to lose Alicia Andy is already having second thoughts about their plan and wants to confess all to the consultant, but is left astounded when Debbie tells him that to convince people their relationship is real he will have to move in with her. When a shocked Andy insists that he's not moving in, Debbie thinks this means he is giving up on Sarah and manages to talk him round.
FRIDAY 4TH NOVEMBERWhen Pearl say that Nicky's gone AWOL on a family emergency and he's been a bit flaky recently, Nikhil's interested and wonders what his love rival is up to. His interest is heighten when he hears Gennie say that Nicky is seeing some farm animals today. Spotting Nicky preparing to leave Nikhil tells David about Nickys conflicting plans and before heading after Nicky. Worried about Nikhil, David chases after him and the pair end up following Nicky into a pub car park where David is shocked and Nikhil feels justified when they see Nicky come out of the pub with Vicky, giving her a kiss on the cheek.
MONDAY 24TH OCTOBERWith Gennie and Nikhil not talking the atmosphere in the office is terrible, fed up of feeling uncomfortable Jai urges Nikhil to talk things through Gennie. As he tries to apologies for his actions Nikhil insists he meant it when he said he had feelings for leaving Gennie feeling confused. However just as Gennie starts to soften towards him Nikhil puts his foot in it again when he insults her again saying she's not his usual type. As a hurt and angry Gennie leaves Nikhil is angry with himself for upsetting her again.
TUESDAY 25TH OCTOBERSandy's left upset as he struggles to remember the name of an old friend and his day gets worse when Ashley suggests he move into a care home. Insisting he wants to stay where he is an angry Sandy cant help but wonder if was Laurels idea.
WEDNESDAY 26TH OCTOBERWith Cain already annoyed with Sean hanging around the garage Aarons loses his patience when Sean turns up again. Grabbing Sean to get him out of the way Aaron is concerned when Sean stumbles and falls, cuts his head but seems fine as he he gets up and leaves. When Ali see's Seans cut she furiously demands to know whats happened. Later, when an angry Ali questions Aaron about the injury she calms down and appologises as she realises that Sean's been hanging round the garage. As Ali heads home Aaron can't help being sympathetic. Arriving home Ali cant help but worry about Seans behaviour but Ruby insists that things will get better.
THURSDAY 27TH OCTOBER
As Cain pulls Moira towards him, shes unable to resist and gives in as he kisses her passionately. At the same time unaware of his wifes betryal and John arrives at The Woolie and takes daughter Hollys advice when she tells him to make up with Moira pointing out that while they are both stubborn, they still love each other. Realising Jolly is right John agrees to finish his pint then go and make up with his wife.
Over at the garage, Moira is uncomfortable with the way Cain watches her as she hastily get dressed. Heading home Moira realises what she has done and is filled with guilt and shame. Later,Moria feels even worse when John appologises and tells says that her dinner's in the oven. As they eat dinner, a guilt ridden Moira suggests they clear up before the kids are back, but is left horrified and sick with guilt as John wants leads her to the bedroom.
Meanwhile, Wanting her phone back from Sean, Belle is with him as he tries to break into Sams. However just as Sean's about to smash a window Lisa spots them and marches them both indoors, telling Sean she is phoning his mum. When Ali arrives at the Dingles', shes shocked to discover that Sean is locked in Lisa's van, but agrees to him to stew for a while. However theres further trouble ahead when an angry Sean starts to trash the vehicle. Unsure of what to do next Zak is left feeling proud of Aaron when he offers to have a word with Sean and manages to get him to calmly leave the van.
Debbie tells Andy that there's a chance a bone marrow match has been found but she doesn't want to get too hopeful,
Laurel continues to feel guilty about her behaviour and is aware of Sandy watching her.
FRIDAY 28TH OCTOBERAlready wracked with guilt and struggling to cope round John Moira panics when Cain arrives in the Land Rover. Scared of what he might say and wanting him out of the way Moira offers to give him a lift home. As they sit in the car together, Moira slaps Cain as he reaches over and kisses her but her anger soon subsides and she's soon kissing him back. Knowing he has got Moira exactly where he wants her Cain he pulls away and gets out of the car, leaving a stunned Moira in turmoil.
Monday 10th OctoberMarlon is unable to convince Rachel when he see he will get over Laurel in a a few weeks. Later Laurel is uncomfortable and struggles to know what to say as Rachel questions her over Marlon. Meanwhile blissfully unaware of how Laurel is feeling, Ashley tells Sandy that things are good with his marriage and reveals that he and Laurel are trying for another baby, however Sandy remains unconvinced. Later, Laurel confronts Marlon about Rachel finding out but anger turns to passion when Marlon grabs her and they kiss.
Tuesday 11th OctoberAs a stressed out Marlon snaps at Rachel, Laurel feels uncomfortable when Sandy wants to talk to her as he's been worried about her and Ashley. Things get more complicated when, Sandy questions Marlon over what has happened with Laurel and hints that he might suspect what is happening. Later a concerned Marlon asks Laurel to meet up. Lying to Ashley that she is going to see Nicola, Laurel is horrified when Marlon reveals that Sandy has been questioning him about their relationship. Not wanting to hurt Ashley Laurel tells Marlon can't have an affair as she hurt Ashley and they agree to just be friends.
Wednesday 12th October HOUR LONG EP
Putting their plan into action Cameron sabotages the Kings CCTV, and then he Charity and Cain drive the trucks away. Meanwhile Edna soon discovers that her keys are missing, and Carl and Jimmy are shocked to realise the computer has been wiped and the trucks have been stolen. Carl instantly suspects Cameron and calls the police.
Later, on high from their deal Cain and Charity passionately kiss. Returning to the village Cain winds Jai up when he kisses Charity in front of him. Fed up with her behaviour, Jai accuses Charity about of using Sarah as an excuse to spend time with Cain. As Jai demands answers Charity confesses about the job telling him they did it to get money for Cameron. Will Charity listen when Jai warns her that they are over if she has any more secrets with Cain.
an oblivious Rhona asks Laurel to help with the christening
Amy's intrigued about the bone marrow tests and asks Cain what they will be looking for from a donor
Holly and Hannah are troubled by John and Moira's bickering
Laurel's shaken when Rachel warns her that things will get messy if she doesn't sort the situation with Marlon.
Back in the village, the police arrive to deal with the theft, but Carl is not satisfied so resolves to sort it himself. Carl storms into Debbie's and accuses her and Cameron. Andy is furious that they would risk doing this with Sarah being so ill, but Cameron confesses everything and urges them to keep quiet.
Thursday 13th October
EP1Unable to control his anger Carl confronts Cameron in the café and grabs hold of him as Cameron calmly protests his innocence. Later Cameron is prepared when the police turn up and he and Debbie calmly give their alibis. Depite knowing that they have got away with it Debbie cant help but be concerned. When Zak spots the police he cant help but wonder whats going on meanwhile an upset Debbie tells Cameron that should be concentrating on Sarah and not having silly battles with Carl.
EP2When Cain spots Belle talking to Amy he angrily slams Amy against a wall and warns her to keep away from the sister. Witnessing Cains assault Victoria rushes to help her friend . As Victoria rages at Cain, Charity ovehears and is puzzled to hear that Cain has threatened Amy. As Charity pushes the girls for answers, she is disgusted when Victoria reveals Cain got Amy pregnant and made her get rid of the baby. Heading off to meet Cain as planned Charity lashes out at him but Cain is unable to defend his actions. Knowing she can never forgive Cain, Chairty tells him they will never get back together before returning home to Jai but will he be able to forgive her?
As a furious Cain struggles to accept losing Charity, she sets out making ground rules. Insisting she wants nothing more to do with him Charity tells him all future communication must be about Debbie and Sarah. Refusing to be dissuaded Charity tells him that if he refuses to agree she will tell Debbie about Amy's pregnancy. Heading to see Victoria, Charity tells her she & Amy wont be getting any more trouble from Cain. Meanwhile Jai is in turmoil over his future with Charity however Charity is later delighted when he calls his mum to tell her about the two of them getting married.
Worried about Belle getting into trouble Lisa tells Val that she doesn't want her daughter hanging around with Amy anymore and Amy is pleased when she over hears Val defending her. Worried Amy will be hurt by Lisa's decision he thanks Amy for looking out for Belle and tries to explain how Lisa feels. Soon after Victoria tries her best to apologise for telling Alex about the abortion but a hurt angry refuses to forgive her. Despite her mums warnings Belle, promises Amy that she is going to help her and becomes concerned when she spots her talking to a newly returned David. As Amy and David talk Belle wrongly assumes that David is the father of Amy's baby.
Over at the farm, the Bartons are pulling out all the stops to meet their deadline. Enjoying seeing John under pressure Declan enjoys winding John up about his repayments and admits to Nicola that he was behind the inspection. Despite all their problems the Bartons manage to complete the order in time. A relieved John wants to celebrate however despite putting a brave face on her fears its clear Moira is worried about the farm and their debts. Later in the pub Declan once again baits John resulting in a worried Moira confiding her fears to Diane.
Nikhil struggles to deal with his jealousy when he sees Nicky and Gennie snuggled up together in the pub
Hazel realises that she might need a lodger as the rent for Dale Head has gone up - will she be pleased or disappointed when Bob suggests that he moves in with her?
TUESDAY 27TH SEPTEMBERAs John and Moira try their best to protect their children from their money troubles, Adam tries to ease the pressure by facing up to Declan. As Adam forces Declan to listen to him Declan insists he wont budge. Adam keeps his visit to Declan quiet but Declan soon tells Moira all about her sons visit.
WEDNESDAY 28TH SEPTEMBERAlex is fuming at losing his job and wants to confront John however Andy steps in and points out that if it anyone's to blame it's Declan. Determined to ruin John Declan ups his game and offers Andy a job as estate manager. Depsite his initial shock Andy cant help but feel torn as he knows he needs the money to support Sarah but struggles with the thought of working for someone as underhand as Declan. As Andy wrestles with the decision he is left feelin guilty for considering it as John thanks him for all of his support.
THURSDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER
EP1Hazel is unsure how to react as Aaron blows hot and cold, however forcing him to speak to her she asks him for help with her shopping bags. Aaron agress but entering the house its clear he hates being there, unable to cope with the way it makes him feel he and tells Hazel that he never wants to see her again. After Aaron storms out Hazel goes to talk to him at the garage, losing control Aaron angrily threatens her before smashing the wrench into a car
EP2Chas struggles with her emotions as she sees the cuts Aaron' has made on his body. Shell-shocked and not sure what to do next, an emotional Chas calls for Paddy and breaks down in tears. Despite feeling guilty for burdening Paddy Chas reveals all aboy Aaron's self harm telling him she needs his help.
FRIDAY 30TH SEPTEMBERAs Aaron leaves for work acting as though nothing is wrong its clear Chas is struggling to hold things together. A worried Paddy sits Aaron down and insists that he is going to talk to him, but Aaron is dismissive. Chas is left feeling helpless as despite her and Paddy's best efforts Aaron still refuses to stop self-harming. Breaking down Chas picks up a knife and threatens to harm herself, shocked at this mums threats Aaron takes the knife from her and a devastated Chas collapses in his arms but will it be enough to make Aaron stop.
MONDAY 12TH SEPTEMBERAs Moira worried that John can't pull off the supermarket deadline, he pays Declan a visit to try and delay the rent payment. However an angry Declan rejects the idea leading John to tell him that he's just jealous of the Bartons for having a close family something he doesn't and will never have. With the supermarket refusing to budge on the deadline, John tells Alex, Andy and the family that they will all have to pull out the stops to complete the order meaning they will all be doing overtime for no extra money. As Moira dispairs John explains that he hopes to pay them if they pull off the deal.
TUESDAY 13TH SEPTEMBERWhen Andy discovers that Alicia still hasn't told Jacob they are no longer moving to Spain he cant help but be concerned. Confronting Alicia he tells her Jacob needs to be told but Alicia explains that Jacob is so excited she needs to find a way of breaking it to him gently. Later, Alicia is angry when she overhears Andy saying that he needs the house tonight for time alone with Alicia, to stop her nagging on about Spain. Biting the bullet, Alicia tells Jacob they wont be moving to Spain after all and buys him a computer game to cheer him up. Later when Alicia questions Andy's commitment to her, he leaves her heartbroken when he tells her he needs to focus on Sarah and it's best she finds someone else.
WEDNESDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER
Despite doing all he can to convince everyone he is ok Aaron snaps at Holly leaving her worried for his state of mind. Later Aaron loses it with Sean at the garage and shakes him. When Rachel turns up Aaron prepares himself for her to have ago at him but Rachel shocks him when she apologises to him for Sean's behaviour.
Dragging Aaron out for the night , Adam and Alex give him some space when they bump into Flynn. Aaron initially finds it difficult to talk to his e but when his friends leave Aaron opens up reaveling the extent of his self loathing leaving Flynn feeling out of his depth as he struggles to comfort his ex
Elsewhere , Nikhil is amused when Jai plans a visit to his parents and worried what they will think of f Charity. When Jai reveals he will be visiting alone Charity is taken aback that he is leaving her behind and worried that Jai's parents will think she's not good enough for him.
Andy is regretful when Alicia won't accept his offer to help or talk
Jimmy's hopes for reconciliation with Nicola are dashed when they argue about childcare
Carl is intrigued to find Alicia is single.
THURSDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER
EP1Aaron is exhausted but still turns up to help at the farm before heading to the garage for work. When Adam questions Aaron about what happened with Flynn, Aaron snaps at him. Noticing how tired Aaron looks Moira is concerned that he is pushing himself too hard and Paddy is concerned to see that Aaron is dead on his feet.
EP2A panicked Sean rushes into the pub and announces that Aaron has collapsed. Aaron's family and friend run to the scene to help him but get a shock when they find Aaron has gone. Setting out in search for him Aaron is soon found stumbling along the road by Zak and Sam, who take him home. Relieved that Aaron has been found, Paddy takes Chas to see him but as Aaron lashes out at his mum she cant help but feel rejected. Later, alone at the Dingles', Aaron sees a knife and picks it up and starts to scratch his arm. When Sam returns home he is pleased to find Aaron in good spirits. Aaron throws Sam a beer, and as he glances down he see traces of blood starting to show through his shirt…
FRIDAY 16TH SEPTEMBERWhen Bob tells Jimmy that he knows where Kelly is Jimmy gives him money to start paying maintenance for Elliot. Soon afterwards, Jimmy goes to see Nicola to chase up the electrician he requested yesterday and is frustrated to find she hasnt sorted one yet. Taking matters into his own hands Jimmy calls Declan abroad, who sends another electrician. When she discovers Jimmy called Declan Edna worries about Nicolas reaction to him goin behind her back and it seems Edna is right to be concerned. When two electricians turn up Nicola is fuming to discover what Jimmy has done and its not long before the argument moves on to Kelly and Elliot. Fed up with Jimmy's attitude Nicola states that the divorce is back on.
MONDAY 19TH SEPTEMBERA fed up Amy does her best to encourage to join her for a night out drinking, however when Belle questions why Amy hasnt been to the Dingles' to see her Amy invites her over that night. Meeting up later that day Amy is distracted which annoyed Belle and when with Amy refuses to give Belle any wine she gets the hump and leaves. Left alone Amy stares at the bottle before downing the contents.
TUESDAY 20TH SEPTEMBERIts the morning after the night before and Nicola and Jimmy wake up together in Declans bed. Nicola panics at they hear Katie downstairs and as the pair make their way downstairs they quickly make their excuses as why they were upstairs but Katie see's straight through their lies. When Katie teases Nicola about her and Jimmy, Nicola insists it means nothing and was a one-off. When Gennie tells Jimmy that if he loves Nicola he shouldn't give up he sets out to win her back. Despite Nicolas protests, Jimmy refuses to take no for answer and does his best to persuade her to give their relationship another go, and they soon fall into each other's arms, kissing.
WEDNESDAY 21ST SEPTEMBERNikhil tries to apologise to Gennie about his attitude the night before, however, he soon leaves Gennie furious again when he demands she makes coffees for his business meeting. Fed up with the way Nikhils attitude and the way he keeps treating her Gennie tells him their friendship is over and from now on she is just his PA. Later in the Woolie , Gennie is on a high after her outburst with Nikhil and surprises Nicky by accepting his offer to go out for a drink the following night. Meanwhile after some coaxing from Charity Nikhil finally opens up and admits how he feels for Gennie…
THURSDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER
EP1Amy is furious when Alex lets slip that he knows about her abortion and storms off. Victoria tries to comfort Amy but angers her further when she suggest her friend may need counselling. When Amy sneaks off upstairs with a bottle of spirits Victoria soon finds and threatens to tell Val. As Victoria and Amy argue in front of a customer Val is forced to intervene and sends Amy home. However Amy heads to the pavilion and continues drinking. Amys plan to lose the baby seems to be working when she feels pains in her stomach. When Belle finds Amy in agony, she panics and offers to get help but Amy refuses and is doubled over in pain…
EP2At the pavilion Amy is doubled up in pain and is convinced she's losing the baby. When Belle tries to help her Amy lashes out and Belle is stunned when Amy tells her that she's pregnant and losing the baby. Belle insists they need to get help and Amy finally agrees to let Belle call an ambulance when she threatens to tell everyone. At the hospital, Amy is rushed to have a scan and is left devestated when the scan shows the baby is alive. Deciding that she needs to be honest with Val, Amy picks up the phone to call her, but when Cain answers the phone at the B&B a shocked Amy hands up. Amy is then terrified when the nurse tells her she has to stay in hospital overnight and hands her a scan picture. Crushing the picture Amy worries about what to do next.
FRIDAY23RD SEPTEMBERUnaware that Amy is in hospital Val is worried about her whereabouts but puts a brave face on her fears. At the same time, Belle sneaks home to get snacks for Amy and leaves Lisa worried when the school calls to say that Belle hasn't been in. Returning to the hospital, Belle is shocked and horrified when Amy tells her she plans to get the baby adopted.
DECLAN AND JAIWhen Declan invites Jai out clay shooting, his friend readily accepts but it's obvious a fun filled day is the last thing on Declans mind. As the pair shooting, Jai is relaxed and enjoying himself but Jai gets caught out when Declan suddenly starts questioning him about Ella. As Jai realises that Declan must know about his and Ella's one-night stand he starts to apologise but is left stunned when Declan reveals that he is Mia's dad. As the news starts to sink in Jai realises Declan is still armed with a gun and panics that his friend will shoot him. However despite Jais fears Declan lets him go with a warning he will never forgive him. Returning to the village
BYEBYE MIAA worried Dermot knows something is wrong with Declan, and finally pushes his son into revealing that Jai is Mia's dad. Dermot's stunnedd at the news but gets a further shock when Declan tells him he cant be around Mia anymore before revealing his plans to get her out of the village. As a troubled Dermot listens on Declan insists that once Mia has gone, she has gone for good and he wants Dermot to look after her. Outlaying his plans Declan reveals that he wants Dermot to go back to Ireland and take Mia with him and Dermot agrees. However when Mia hears the plans for her future she is upset shocked and confused but agrees to go with her "Grandad". Later, as Mia says her goodbyes in the Woolie she is puzzled when Jai leaves after giving her a brief hug. Worried about his brother Nikhil steps in telling Jai that he needs to think about himself and not let anyone tell him how to react. Taking his brothers advice Jai arrives at Home Farm just as Mia's about to leave will he reveal he is her father?
CHARITY PROPOSES!Despite putting a front on her feelings Charity is sadden to realises she's blown it with Jai when after Cain tells her that Jai would have done anything for her. Determined to win him back Charity tries to formulate a plan but leaves Chas exasperated in her unwillingness to give up on Jai. Enjoying Charitys pain and discomfort Cain suggesting that she and Noah should move back in with him however, Charity declares that she'll never go crawling back to him. Later Charity tells Chas that Jai's the only one she wants and heads to the pub to see him. Desperate for another chance Charity asks Jai to meet her at Gennie's later but he doesn't turn up. Determined to snare her man Charity heads to the factory and declares her love to him, asking him to marry her. However Jai stuns her by saying no before telling her he needs someone he can trust. Leaving the office Charity tells the factory girls that it was her who messed up the order not Nikhil, leaving Jai wondering if he can forgive her. Later, Cain barges in on Charity, insisting that its him she loves before moving in for a kiss. Charity responds briefly to his kiss before pushing him away and telling him to get out. Cain leaves pleased that he still has an affect on Charity. After a chat with Chas, Jai visits Charity and and the pair talk through their trust issues. Seizing the moment Charity then proposes again and is thrilled when Jai says yes. When Nikhil discovers that Jai and Charity are back together and that she has moved back into Holdgate he is less than impressed. His disappointment over his brothers relationship soon turns to shock and anger when he discovers that they are engaged and Charity is wearing their grandma's engagement ring. Meanwhile as news spreads an angry Cain over insists there won't be a wedding
ELSEWHERE IN THE VILLAGE
Laurel's touched by Ashley's gesture when he wants to take her out for tea and tries her best when he tells her that she deserves to be spoiled.Marlon and Laurel are spending lots of time together and Laurel suggests that Marlon should write a cookbook for the Down's syndrome group. However, Marlon is left wondering what's going on between them
A trouble Amy doesn't know which way to turn
Bob offers Hazel some hours in the café as the builders arrive to start work on Dale Head
Rachel asks Bob for a job in the café but he tells her that they've recruited Hazel
Rachel asks Sam whether he has any bright but cheap ideas for Amelia's birthday as she's bored hanging out at the café. Sam takes them to the Homestead and Amelia and Samson have fun chasing the hens in the yard. However, Sam feels out of his depth with Amelia's demands and is unnerved by her brother Sean.
Bob wants Hazel to have something to look forward to and leaves Hazel touched when he offers to lend her the money to go travelling. Frustrated with Brenda's moaning, Hazel quits her job and takes Bob up on his offer, excited at the prospect of going away.
Nikhil offends Gennie again by suggesting that she doesn't care how she looks and knows nothing about fitness;
Debbie's troubled when Cameron tells her that Sarah has another bruise
Declan asks Nicola to dig out the Butler's contract, telling her that he'll be more reliant on her now Mia has gone.
Declan shuns Nicola's opinion when she tells him that he can't use his row with Adam to back out of the deal with the Barton family. He then turns Katie away from Home Farm, leaving her wondering what is going on between them. Later, Katie shares her concerns with Chas, wondering why Declan is acting so strangely.
Hazel tells Aaron that she's going away for a while and fights back tears as she goes
Alicia is concerned when Andy tells her that he wants to spend as much time with Sarah as possible
Debbie is nervous about Sarah's appointment and Sarah doesn't want to go. However, Cameron manages to convince her to go. At the hospital, Dr Armah tells Andy and Debbie that they need to do some immediate tests to get an exact diagnosis.
Returning to the village an argument breaks out between Andy, Debbie and Cameron. Andy believes the genetic condition must be from Debbie's side. Debbie tries to defend it and later breaks down in tears.
David tries to make Nikhil see that Gennie is his type.
Zak offers to help Chas with Aaron
Gennie's and Nikhil's business lunch is cut short.
DUE TO ITV SCHEDULE CHANGE I WILL DO THIS WEEKS SPOILERS ON A DAY BY DAY BASIS WITH TIMINGS OF EPS!
MONDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER 7PM HOUR LONG EPWith Jacob now excited about the move to Spain its all Alicia can think about but worried about Sarah, Spain is the last thing on Andy's mind. After being told he could take Sarah to lunch Andy is not impressed to see Cameron and Sarah out having lunch and drags Cameron to one side to tell him to back off from his daughter. However Andy ends up looking bad when Cameron points out that Sarah is scared by his behavior.
TUESDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER - NO EPISODE
WEDNESDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER 7PM HOUR LONG EPAaron leaves the house at dawn and Chas is concerned when she discovers he's not at work. Meanwhile Aaron is at Jackson's grave, and wrestles with his feelings as a worried Ashley does his best to offers him words of comfort.
THURSDAYS 8TH SEPTEMBER 7PM - ONLY ONE EP TODAYAs the day of Charity and Jai's engagement party arrives, Jai warns Charity that if Declan turns up, the party is off. When Declan refuses to attend Charity and Katie try and figure out a way of getting him there determined to fix the rift between him and Jai. Coming up with a plan Katie thinks that if she begs Declan to stay when he drops her off, it will work. However, their plan fails from the start as when Jai sees Declan dropping Katie off, he's furiously approaches the car. Declan explains that he wants to leave, but Jai refuses to listen and bangs on the car window, shouting at Declan to go. When Declan gets out of the car to confront Jai their row escalates and he punches Jai. Charity is furious and threatens to cancel the wedding unless Jai gives her an explanation. Will Jai tell the truth about their feud?
FRIDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER
CHAS IN DANGER AS AARON LOSES CONTROL!
There is ttension between Aaron and Paddy as Aaron prepares to move into The Woolpack with Chas. Meanwhile over at the Woolie Diane is unhappy at the thought of sharing her living space and is annoyed with Chas for letting Aaron move in. Later, in the bar theres trouble in store when a threatening Aaron confronts Carl. After eventually calming the situation Chas defends her son but Diane is fed up and orders Aaron to the back room, Confronting Chas, Diane tells her that Aaron has to leave.. As Chas worries that she will be letting Aaron down again she is desperate to keep a i roof over his head. After pleading with Diane Chas is pleased when Diane agrees that Aaron can stay for a few more nights. However. when Aaron has another go at Carl, Diane cant take no more and throws him out of the pub. Unable to cope with Aaron's out of control behaviour she gives Chas an ultimatum. Confronting Diane Aaron tells her that her ultimatum idoesn't matter as he's leaving that night anyway. After storming out of the the pub Aaron heads to Mill Cottage. Breaking in Aaron loses control and starts smashing things up. When Carl and Jimmy rush in they manage to restrain him and Carl picks up the phone telling Aaron he is phoning the police. However is soon becomes clear that Carl has phoned Chas instead. Worried about her son's behaviour and state of mind tries to talk to him about what happened at Mill Cottage but Aaron isnt intrested. Late. Aaron is both upset and angry when Hazel brings Jackson's things for him to look through.Heading to work with his mind elsewhere Aaron has an acicdent and cuts his hand and is sent home, When Chas goes to check on Aaron she is horrified to find him running his cut hand under burning water wanting to hurt himself. Later In the pub, Carl enjoys winding Aaron up about the burglary and threatens to call the police. As the pressure builds Aaron is soon arguing with Hazel. As he lets out his anger, grief and frustration, Hazel listens on in horror and lashes out slapping Aaron around the face when he declares they are both Murderers. Later once the pub closes an angry, Diane tells Chas she needs to take control and sort Aarons behaviour out, however Dianes anger soon turns to sympathy when Chas admits she doesn't know how to help him before breaking down in tears. Keen to support her friend, Diane suggests Aaron needs professional help before suggesting he gets some counselling, but Chas knows he wouldnt attend. The following day when Chas and Carl argue over Aaron she loses her temper and tips the remainder of a pint over him. Chas's anger quickly turns to heartache when a bitter Carl tells her that with a mum like her Aaron never stood a chance in life. Later, keen to get through to her son, Chas visits Aaron at work and gets in the car with him. Confronting him over his attitude and behaviour, Aaron reacts angry and begins to drive recklessly. As Aaron gets emotional Chas is worried about his driving and quickly grabs the hand brake. As Aaron loses control the car swerves off the road and lands in a ditch. With the car a complete wreck. Cain rushes to the scene of the accident, but how serious will Aaron and Chas's injuries be?
A heartbroken David dreads having to cancel the wedding. Knowing it must be done David starts making calls and is annoyed to find out he wont get his deposit back on the venue. Worried about his son Eric insists he wants to help David and despite his sons protests Eric won't take no for an answer. Insisting David is not on his own, Eric keeps him busy before father and Son head to the pub. Despite Erics best efforts a hurt and angry David is determined to get drunk in order to forget his worries. The following day a hungover David oversleeps upsetting Edna, Pearl and Betty when he forgets to deliver the newspapers. Davids day goes from bad to worse when he discovers that as well as breaking his heart Leyla has left him with a pile of debts. Later David is determined to put Leyla behind him and start a fresh. Taking control and desperate to remove all traces of Leyla, David paints over Leylas name and renames the shop. However despite his best intentions to move, David faces more trouble when a worried Hannah tells him there is a problem with a delivery. With things going from bad to worse David is shocked to realise just what a mess Leyla has left him in..
LAUREL AND MARLON!
Laurel is over the moon when Marlon agrees to step in to help her run the kids' club. As the pair work side by side Laurel enjoys being around Marlon and gets a twinge of disappointment when Ashley turns up. Later Laurel cant help but feel embarrassed when Paddy asks if she knows who Marlons crush is. Shocked by how Paddys questioning made her feel Laurel tries to put thoughts of Marlon aside and later feels confused when she watches Ashley with the children.
TROUBLE FOR NIKHIL
Nikhil is shocked when the factory girls tell him that they're not doing any more overtime for him. Gennie is determined to play peacemaker and tries to reason with them girls but gets a shock when they stand firm and refuses to change their minds. Already feeling the pressure Nikhil gets frustrated as he tries to take control of the situation and cant help feeling as if Jai is checking up on him as he phones for daily updates. Despite things being strained between Nikhil and his employees, Roz cant help but feel excited at the chance of a new job at the factory. Meanwhile Gennie feels caught in the middle when the stuff all refuse to go back to work after their lunch break. After Gennie promises to speak to speak to Nikhil about increasing their overtime rates the girls finally agree to go back to the factory. However its not long before the tensions are rising when once again Nikhil oversteps the mark and upsets his staff. Fed up of his attitude the girls stand up to him. Later Gennie tries to talk some sense in to Nikhil but when he takes offence an argument soon breaks out. As Nikhil vents his frustrations Gennie is hurt upset when s Nikhil makes things personal.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES.....
Rhona gives Paddy a bunch of flowers in way of apology and she's determined to be more chilled from now on,
Laurel's shocked when Amelia's thuggish brother Sean arrives to collect her from the village hall.
Marlon assures Sam that he'll keep an eye on Samson when he worries about Amelia being at the kids' club.
Debbie is informed that Sarah needs further blood tests and Andy vows that he won't go to Spain until he knows his daughter will be alright.
Marlon agrees to watch baby Leo when Paddy has to go on a home visit;
Sam wonders why Rachel's being so nice when she takes him to the café for cake
Sandy tells Turner that he's heading out for a stroll but ends up in the pub.
Roz realises just how terrified Holly is about coming off the methadone.
Rhona is unimpressed over Paddy leaving Marlon with Leo without letting her know. However, Paddy thinks she's overreacting and is baffled by her behaviour. Rhona eventually reveals her true feelings.
Zak's concerned for Amy but she thinks he's having a go at her by implying she will always be a thief.
Val desperately wants to trust Amy, but is not entirely convinced.
ALICIA V LEYLA - THE BATTLE FOR JACOB!
Alicia is put out to realise t that Andy is still annoyed with her for revealing all about their possible move to Spain. Talking to Andy, Alicia explains she was just excited but promises to keep quiet about their business in future. Meanwhile at the same time David reassures a devastated Leyla that Alicia will have forgotten about Spain in a week, and Leyla hopes his right. However Leyla's in for futher disappointment when Alicia tells her that she's thinking of Jacob's future. Later,as David comforts an emotional Leyla, she reluctantly promises to do her best to put her own feelings aside and stay out of Alicia and Jacob's business but its clear she is struggling to hide her feelings. The following day Alicia tells Andy that she knows Leyla will do her best to try and sabotage the move to Spain but the pair agree not to let Leylas interference ruin things for them. Deciding the time is right Alicia and Andy tell Jacob about the proposed move and are pleased that he is excited by the plan. When Leyla hears Jacobs exciement shes horrified to realise Alicia is serious about emigrating.. Desperate to keep Jacob in her life Leyla asks Alicia if emigrating would put a strain on her relationship with Andy but Alicia snaps back telling Leyla that there's nothing she can do to stop them going. Hoping Justin will put a halt to the move Leyla suggests Alicia tell him her plans however Alicia warns Leyla to keep quiet. Later David frets about how Leyla will react when he Alicia announces that she and Andy are going to Spain for a property hunt and determined to break it to her gently he buys her some flowers before heading home to break the news When Leyla later tells Alicia that she and Jacob can continue to live with them after the wedding cant help but feel a little pushed out and when he later returns from a run he is shocked to overhear Leyla promising Jacob that he can always come and live with her if he doesn't like living in Spain. The following day David once again hears Leyla telling Jacob that he can live with her if he doesn't like Spain making him feel uneasy. When he confronts Leyla she tells him that they can't sit by and watch Alicia ruin Jacob's life. Determined to go ahead with the holiday Alicia lies that Jacob's school have given permission for him to have holiday leave during term time and a put out Leyla once again questions what Justin would say if he knew. However, Alicia's furious and warns Leyla to keep out of it. Later, Andy is shocked when Alicia tells him that she wasn't planning on telling Justin about the holiday and fails to hide his disapproval, Still determined to go as planned, Alicia admits to Andy that the school didn't really agree that Jacob could be taken away in term time. Later Diane suggests Alicia should leave Jacob with Leyla while she and Andy go to Spain, and Andy agrees its a good idea.However Alicia is worried that is she leaves Jacob with Leyla then she will put him off the move. Unaware of Dianes suggestion and unable to stop herself interfering Leyla rings the school to find out what work Jacob will be taking with him to Spain, and is shocked to discover that Alicia lied about them giving permission for him to go. Angry at her sisters lies Leyla prepares to confront her sister but is stopped in her tracks when Alicia asks her to look after Jacob while she and Andy go to Spain. A delighted Leyla quickly agrees but David feels uneasy especially when Leyla says Jacob's better off with her.
CHARITY GETS THE SACK!
Charity's annoyed at having to work another shift in the pub and starts an argument with Alicia. Later, Charity suggests to Chas that they should have a few drinks in the pub after work with Ella, Katie and Gennie. Meanwhile thinking Charity's in the cellar, Alicia childishly locks the door and laughs to herself when she hears banging. However Alcias plan backfires and she is horrified when Charity tells her that its actually Diane in the cellar. Alicia rushes to let her out but her apology falls on deaf ears as Diane has a go at both her and Charity for th acting like children. After the pub closes the girls settle down to enjoy their lock-in. As the drinks flow, Ella leaves early and its not long before a fuming Diane comes down to find out whats going on. When Chas arrives and the girls apologise before leaving and Charity grudgingly agrees to stay and help with the clean up. However Diane is fed up with Charitys behaviour and cant help but wonder if Chas is taking her concerns about her cousin seriously. The next day Chas realises that Charity is pushing Diane to far and agrees to have a word when her when Charity is late for her shift again. Diane is driven to despair when Charity finally arrives and instead of getting on with her work heads goes through to the back to have a coffee with Chas. However its not long before, Charity is back in the bar annoyed after Chas tells her to pull her finger out. However Charity never learns and with her cousin in charge feels that she can get away with murder and refuses to do the washing up. Charity gets a shock when Diane orders her through to the back for a word and prompted by Diane, Chas sacks her. Leaving the pub in a strop Charity heads straight to Jai and Nikhil telling them they have to give her a management role in the factory.
NICOLA WANTS JIMMY BACK!
Fed up with by Jimmy constant moaning about Nicola, Carl tells him to man up and just pick Angelica up from playgroup in the afternoon and take her to the swings and is pleased when Jimmy takes his parenting advice.Later, Nicola is fuming when she finds Jimmy feeding Angelica and agrily confronts him. However she comes unstuck when she tries t drag the nursery assistant into it and she refused to take Sides. Insisting that Jimmy is not allowed to collect Angel, Nicola says she will make a complaint when the assistant still refuses to get involved. Its not Nicola's day as expecting support from Rodney she is upset when he too gets frustrated with her attitude towards Jimmy. Knowing that Angel deserves to have both her mum and dad in her life Rodney again lets Jimmy see her in secret but theres trouble instore when she falls of the swing and cuts her head. As Angel is rushed to hospital Nicola and Jimmy pull together and share their relief when Angel is okay. Just as Nicola seems to be softening to the idea of allowing Jimmy more access, Brenda puts her foot in it when she lets slip that Rodney has let Jimmy see Angel in secret more than once. Shocked at her dads betrayal and Jimmy's deviousness an argument breaks out and Nicola forbids Jimmy from seeing Angel. However as she shares a bottle of wine with Laurel Nicola admits that she still loves Jimmy. However it seems Nicola may have left it a little too late as shes confessing her feelings for Jimmy to Lauren Jimmy is in the pub drowning his sorrows and he wont be alone for long. When Jimmy offers to buy Gennie a drink she agress and the two are soon laughing and joking together. When Gennie notices that Nikhil keeps looking over, she's pleased that he seems to be jealous and agrees to go back to Mill Cottage with Jimmy. Meanwhile st the same time, Rodney is pleased when he hears Laurel persuade Nicola to give things another try with Jimmy. Nicola finally agrees to talk to Jimmy about reconciling. Over at Mill, Jimmy and Gennie are having a good time together and when Jimmy pours Gennie another drink he persuades her to stay longer
Secretly regreting his treatment of Gennie Nikhil is in a bad mood and Gennie is appalled by his aggressive techniques when he interviews Holly for a position at the factory. The following day Gennie questions her feelings when she and Nikhil have words over his treatment of Holly after he vows to dock her wages for being late on her first day. Gennies reaction upsets Nikhil and he is shocked to realise just how much he has upset her keen to make amends he buys her a cake as way of apology and when Gennie rejects his peace offering its obvious Nikhil is hurt. Determined to clear the air and fix their fractured friendship Nikhil tells Jai that he's taking Gennie out of work for the morning and gets a shock when Charity offers herself as the replacement PA while they are out. Returning from picking up his falshy new company car, Nikhil is fuming to find Charity sitting at his desk and his anger only intensifies when she tells him that she's persuaded a client to increase their order. As Jai tries Nikhil to calm down Charity leads the factory workers outside to see Nikhil's new car. Biting the bullet Nikhil asks Gennie to go for a ride with him but still angry after the way he treated her she turns him down. Nikhils humiliation grows when Chairty jokes that he's still unsuccessful with the ladies despite his flashy new car. Pushed to the limit Nikhil tells Jai he needs to choose between him and Charity at the factory.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES....
Charity's unimpressed when Jai tells Ella that she can stay for as long as she needS
Ella feels terrible when Mia tells her that despite everything, she's still her mum and she'll never abandon her
Debbie is supportive when Andy tells her that he and Alicia are considering moving to Spain
Rodney's unimpressed that Nicola is ensuring Jimmy sees as little of Angelica as possible.
Andy is forced to apologise to Debbie after Alicia tries to get Sarah excited about going on holiday to Spain without asking Debbie's permission
Holly realises that Lizzie's sceptical of her chances of coming off heroin for good.
Ella and Charity have a discussion about getting their claws into men.
Lizzie remains sceptical of Holly and Laurel's uneasy when she reminds her about the time Holly got high while babysitting.
When Nikhil reprimands Holly for messing up an order, she insists on staying behind, while the others go to lunch determined to rectify her mistake. In the pub, Laurel can't find her purse and is relieved when Holly hands it to her when they return to the factory after lunch. However, when Laurel mentions that £20 is missing, Lizzie automatically blames Holly. Laurel is uneasy when Nikhil insists Holly turns out her pockets. Holly protests her innocence but when Nikhil finds £20 on her, he gives Laurel the money and fires Holly on the spot escorts her out of the factory.
Andy realises how much he'll miss Sarah if the move goes ahead.
Nikhil's pleased when Jai makes it clear to Charity that he trusts Nikhil with his money more than he trusts her.
Getting desperate in her fear of losing Jacob Leyla offers to drop Jacob at his friends' party. However after lying to David that she is going bridesmaid shopping with Gennie she takes Jacob into Leeds instead telling him they're going on an special adventure. Later when Leyla ignores his calls David begins to worry and when he sees Gennie he realises Leyla lied to him. As David continues to phone her he cant help but worry she has snatched Jacob and gone on the run. As Alicia begins to panic David does his best to remain calm. Leyla eventually answers Davids calls and he tries to talk sense into her, but panics when she tells him things would be a lot easier if she told Jacob she was his real mum. As Leyla hangs up David is horrified that Leyla is about to tell Jacob the truth. Meanwhile Leyla is hiding out at a B&B, and when Jacob asks to phone his mum Leyla says no. However beginning to get scared by Auntie Leylas behaviour Jacob secretly takes her phone and hides it in his pocket. Back at the village, Eric tells David to call the police but David hopes Leyla will return with Jacob and says he will wait a while before contacting them. When Alicia suddenly gets a text she realises where Leyla and Jacob are. and David quickly heads off to find them, telling Alicia to stay in the village. At the same time, Leyla leaves Jacob confused as she talks to him, will he understand when Leyla hints that she is his real mum? As David arrives and finally finds them he watches from a distance for a while. When David finally approaches them Leyla is shocked to see him and lies about what she's told Jacob. As a furious David insists they return to the village immediately Leyla has no choice but to go with him. When they get back, Alicia wastes no time in letting her sister know how she feels and slaps Leyla across the face. As Leyla reels from Alicia's attack she is heartbroken when David refuses to speak to her. Alicia is overjoyed to have Jacob back when he belongs but concerned about how quiet Jacob is, but when she tries to question him about his time with Leyla, Jacob clams up. To ease the atmosphere and get things back to normal Andy takes Jacob for a kick-about. As the pair play football, Andy is shocked and concerned when Jacob opens up and reveals exactly what Leyla said to him. When Andy breaks the news to Alicia she storms into the shop and pushes Leyla up against the shelves confronting her about what happened to Jacob. Shocked by her behavior, David gives Leyla an ultimatum either she gives up on Jacob or they're finished. Leyla is heartbroken by David's demand and is forced to evaluate her life and decide what she wants.. Later Leyla is torn but faces up to David, Jacob and Alicia, causing heartbreak and devastation as she reveals her decision before saying goodbye to David and the village, but will she be leaving alone?
BYE BYE EVE!
When Diane is short-staffed in the pub she agrees to let Eve work a shift. However, when Chas returns she is furious to see Eve working behind her bar and lets rip at Eve. As an amused Charity watches on as Chas gives Eve a big shove will telling her exactly what she thinks of her. Chas is forced to back off when a shocked Edna enters the pub, however a smug Eve is enjoying herself and tells Chas she's going to Mexico to stay with Scarlett. Edna is shocked to hear the news and later tries to persuade her to stay. However Eve stands firm and an upset Edna can only watch on as Eve hhugs her as she leaves.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES
Rachel visits Sam to apologise for getting the wrong end of the stick about Samson hitting Amelia and invites them to the park. Sam refuses but shows up later and the four of them have a nice time in the café, with Rachel glad they're talking again
Amy lies to Victoria about her involvement in the burglary, but Victoria suspects Amy is not being honest.
When Amy tells Zak the truth about Jared, he warns her that she must face up to him before it gets out of hand; Pollard and Val are disappointed to learn they will not be able to get any insurance pay-out as Pollard didn't have receipts for the jewellery
Cameron tries to put Debbie's mind at rest as she worries about what's wrong with Sarah
Charity hints to Chas about her plan to land Nikhil in it while she and Jai are away.
Charity stirs up trouble at the factory by trying to land Nikhil in it, causing potential havoc. Charity slyly increases the orders on the computer then manages to stir things among the workers in the pub before heading off for her holiday. At the same time, Jai asks Nikhil for a progress report every day while he's away.
Sandy nods off to sleep while babysitting for Samson, Gabby and Arthur. Ashley is angry to return home to mayhem and Sandy sporting a painted-on green moustache and beard.Bob tries to cheer Hazel up by taking her out for the afternoon with the twins
Zak continues to advise Amy as she considers whether to confess the truth about the burglary.
Bob tries to cheer Hazel up and takes her a bottle of wine, but she continues to worry about Aaron.
Debbie tries to hide her worry after Sarah's doctor's appointment as they play happy families with Cameron.
Pollard and Laurel have to escort Sandy out of the pub when he gets drunk and embarrasses himself. He's hurt when Ashley snaps at him back at home, telling him it's like having another child in the house.Hazel tries to help Aaron.
AS THIS WEEK IN MAINLY FOCUSED ON AARONS TRIAL IM GONNA DO THE SPOILERS ON A DAY BY DAY BASIS WILL RETURN TO FULL STORY LINE BASED NEXT WEEK
MONDAY 25TH JULY
Its the first day of the trial and while everyone else worries about what lays ahead Aaron appears to be calm .As the trial begins, Hazel is called to the witness box. Concerned for Hazels state of mind Chas worries she will crumble under questioning. Chas listens on in horror as Hazel does her best to defend Aaron's actions but instead ends up implicating Aaron.
Frustrated Chas leaves the court and unable to control her anger criticises Hazel. Over hearing his mums rage Aaron remains detached. Concerned for Aaron and regretting venting at Hazel, Chas apologises, telling Hazel that she must stay strong.
Back in the village Declan struggles with his guilt when Mia tells him that now he has stopped seeing Katie she will try and stop Ella moving to Singapore. Meanwhile Katie is resigned to the fact Mia will always come first for Declan. Later, Ella pretends to consider Mia's suggestion that she stays in England, but it's clear she's confident that she's won.
Meanwhile, Belle and Samson are unimpressed when they're forced to spend the day helping Sam at work because of the court case. Later, Samson falls in a patch of mud and demands to go home. Back at the house, Belle reassures Sam he's a good dad when he worries about Samson being miserable but is encouraged when Samson wants to go back and help again the following day.
TUESDAY 26TH JULY
Keen to offer his support Ashley decideds to attend the second day of the trial. It Jerry's turn to take the stand and after he starts speculating about what he thinks happened and informing the court that Aaron had a hold over Jackson the Judge warns him to stick to the facts before instructing the jury to ignore Jerrys comments.
When Jerry finishes giving evidence Hazel has a go at him for his comments it the witness box but Aaron steps in telling Hazel that Jerry has every right to be there and share his opinion.
As the defence play Jackson's video, Aaron is plagued with guilt and self doubt and things are not looking good when Adam is forced to admit that Aaron confessed that he killed Jackson. Returning home Chas worries about Aaron as he sits alone in his room, rewatching Jackson's video. Later, Aaron visits Ashley at the church, and getting angry asks Ashleys views on his actions.
Elsewhere, Ella cant help herself and makes snide remarks while trying to get the upper hand with Katie, but comes unstuck when Katie tells her to go up exclaiming that she should know better. When Katie insists that Ellas actions havent bothered her Declan is unconvinced and confronts Ella, telling her to leave Katie alone or he'll tell Mia the truth about her and Adam. Katie is unimpressed when Declan tells her that he's sorted Ella but can't lie to Mia,but resolves to fix the situation as Katie tells she him she won't wait forever.
Also Jimmy tells Carl about Scarlett's money trouble and they agree to pay her back with interest. In the pub, Scarlett gets angry when she realises Carl knows and walks out.
WEDNESDAY 27TH JULY
Aaron wakes up in an extremely dark mood weighed down with guilt over his actions and when Steve arrives to wish him luck for the trial, it's clear Aaron feels he doesnt deserve support from anybody. In the courtroom, Aaron is disinterested as the defence try to highlight how close he and Jackson were. When the prosecution try to suggest that Aaron killed Jackson, as he didnt want to be burdened with Jackson, he inadvertently strikes a chord with the jury, suggesting that he thinks about Jackson every single day.
When Paddy takes the stand, he tells the court how much he loves Aaron and how proud he would be if he was Aaron's dad but has he made things worse for Aaron when he lets slip that Aaron once attacked him
Leaving the court Paddy and Rhona worry about Aaron's state of mind when he questions whether he did the right thing in helping Jackson after all.
Meanwhile, When Alicia and Andy return from Spain Leyla questions their plans but is frustrated by their lack of answers. Wanting to keep it secret from Jake until the last minute Alicia is desperate to keep their plans quiet but Andy's not impressed and thinks they should give him time to prepare for the move.
Elsewhere, When Debbie spots that Sarah has a bruise on her arm she cant help but wonder if Samson is responsible.
Also when Adam tells Scarlet that life's too short and she should spend her money on what she fancies, she begins to evaluate her life.
THURSDAY 28TH JULY
Nerves are high as the prosecution and defence sum up their cases and the judge asks the Jury to go and consider the verdict. Outside the court the pressure is getting to Chas and she has a go at Lizzie. Zak calls Hazel and Chas back to the court as Aaron re-enters to face the verdict
Back in the village, Amy, Eric and Val move into the barn. However Amy's happiness doesnt last long when Jared turns up demanding more money threatening to tell Val and Pollard everything if she refuses.
Meanwhile worried about Sarahs bruise Debbie wonders if Samson is responsible and decides doesn't want Sarah anywhere near him. When Andy sees the bruise he is suspicious and wonders if Cameron . However when Debbie tells him she thinks Samson is responible Andy heads off to see Sam,telling them they think he has attacked Sarah. As Andy confronts him Sam is left shaken by his accusation but after the recent troube at school he begins to wonder if Samson has been lashing out at the girls.
Alicia doesn't give much away about moving to Spain as Leyla tries to talk her out of it
Carl and Jimmy are shocked when Scarlett tells them that she's going to Mexico then on to Canada to live with her mum.
In the courtroom Aaron is left shell-shocked as the jury deliver their verdict.Meanwhile, Debbie worries there's more to Sarah's bruising. Concerned his son is to blame Sam questions Samson about hurting Sarah but he denies touching her.. At the same time, Andy is worried about Sarah and feels dreadful when he tells Debbie and Cameron that the move to Spain is looking more likely. Later, when Debbie finds another bruise on Sarah she worried there's more to it than she first thought.
FRIDAY 29TH JULY
As Debbie, Cameron and Andy worry about Sarah's bruises, Debbie believes Cameron when he says he hasnt touched Sarah
AMY'S BLAST FROM THE PAST!
After telling Val she needs the night off work because she and Victoria plan to follow Alex to town as they suspect he's cheating, shes pleased when Val gives her the night off. Later Amy excitedly prepares for her party. As her friends start to arrive and the party gets underway Amy is in her element until a face from her past turns up. Spotting Jared, Amy begins to panic and wonders how he knew where she was and why he is there, trying to keep her cool Amy watches Jareds every move. Jared enjoys Amys discomfort and his interest increases when Belle tells him that Amy's new parents are rich. Concerned for Belle a protective, Amy tells Belle to go home but Belle is having a good time and refuses to leave. Amy is then stunned as she watches Jared flirt with Hannah and can only look on in horror when the pair begin kissing. When Lisa turns up to collect a drunken Belle, Amy tells everyone the party's over and is relieved as she watches Jared leave. Starting on the clear up Amy goes outside to get a mop and gets a shock when Jared comes out of the shadows and grabs her. As a scared Amy tries to get away from him, Jared warns her that it's payback time and leaves after telling her he will be back. The following day Val and Eric are fuming when they discover Amy threw a party in their new home and read her the riot act however Amy is preoccupied worrying about Jared. Later when Jared shows up again, Amy is desperate to get rid of him and gives in to Jared's blackmail, giving him £50 in the hope it will make him leave. However Amys worries are far from over when Jared promises that he'll be back for more;
BELLE GETS DRUNK!
When Belle discovers that Amy is throwing a secret party at the barn she blackmails Amy and Victoria in to letting her come. Arriving at the party Belle loves every minute and quickly begins knocking back the drinks. At one point a concerned Amy tells Belle to slow down and go home however Belle refuses and keeps drinking. Its not long before the a drunken Belle' is sick on the floor and when Lisa turns up to collect her she is mortified at being treated like a baby.
HAZEL & AARON!
With the trial fast approaching Hazel advises Aaron not to throw Chas's offer back in her face, suggesting he accept Carls money for his defense. When Aaron again refuses Hazel points out that if Chas was prepared to make a massive sacrifice and accept Carls money for his benifit he should do the same but Aaron is adamant he doesnt want Carls money. Chas thanks Carl for his offer but tells him she will have to turn it down as Aaron refused to accept it. Leaving Carl seething with resentment Chas then visits Aaron and Hazel at Dale Head and is pleased when Aaron apologises for the way he has been treating her. As Chas reassures him she understands she cant help but worry what damage Jacksons death and the impending trial are having on her son. Chas is worried about Hazel's state of mind and annoys Bob when she pressurises Hazel to say the right thing, leaving Hazel upset and stressed. When Chas later visits to apologise, she can tell how much Hazel is scared of failing them and worries if Hazel be able to cope in court.
KATIE & (MY) DECLAN!
When Katie decides Mia needs cheering up the girls head off out for the night. The following day Declan thanks Katie for taking Mia out but is left concerned when Katie tells him that Mia thinks he's getting back with Ella. As Katie and Declan talk Ella arrives and Katie is pleased when Declan tells her that there's no chance of him getting back with Ella, not now not ever! However, Katie is left feeling uncomfortable when Ella interrupts them insisting Declan joins her for lunch as she has made him Mussels, his favorite meal. Katie leaves but soon afterwards, Delcan approaches and asks her out to dinner, Katie is unsure but agrees to think about it. When Jai realises that Declan has his eye on Katie he warns him that Ella's going to be disappointed and wont accept their relationship. Later Jai is proven right when Ella rants to him about Declan and Katie, telling him she won't make things easy for them. At the same time, Katie is debating whether she should go out with Declan or not. Later, Ella visits Katie and tries to warn her off Declan before telling her to leave him alone. However, Katie leaves Ella fuming when she says that Declan must have something going for him if Ella is so desperate to warn her off. After Ella's visit Katie agrees to the date with Declan, telling him someone made her realise it was the right thing to do! As the couple head off to the B&B, and Declan is furious to hear Ella tried to warn Katie off. Meanwhile Mia is fuming about Declan and Katie's relationship, but when she confronts her dad she is left confused and unsure of what to believe when Declan promises that he didn't cheat on Ella with Katie. Declan does his best to make Mia understand that Ella has brought this on herself but is in for a shock when Mia tells him that her mum needs her before revealing that she is moving back to Singapore with her. Desperate to keep Mia in the village and away from Ella, Declan promises to stop seeing Katie. Later, Katie is shocked when Declan tells her of his promise and refuses to continue their relationship behind Mia's back, telling Declan that he has to sort things out with Mia if he wants them to be together. Later, Ella stirs it some more when she lies to Mia that Declan had been seeing Katie the whole time Mia is hurt and angry believing Katie only befriended her out of guilt and in order to impress Declan. As Mia does her best to convince Ella not to move back to Singapore the pair spot Declan and Katie exiting the B&B together. As the pair kiss Mia is upset but Ella watches on with quiet satisfaction convinced that this will persuade Mia to move away with her, hurting Declan in the process.
PADDY AND RHONA!
Missing his son Marlon is devastated when Paddy tells him that Rhona wont be back for at least another week. However following some stern words from Pearl Paddy decides to pay Rhona a visit. Rhona, is shocked to find Paddy on the doorstep but agrees they need to talk. Paddy opens his heart telling Rhona he wants her to come home but Rhona is unsure until Paddy admits that he needs both her and Leo. Meanwhile back in the village , Marlon is keeping busy getting ready for the Down Syndrome fundraiser by baking cakes with Laurel. As the pair work Marlon shares his worries about Rhona and Leo but Laurel reassures him that Rhona and Leo will be back soon but suggests giving them some space. When Rosie turns up to collect the cupcakes, she hints to Laurel that Marlon will be a hit with all the single mothers at the fundraiser. Later Marlon is overjoyed to discover that Rhona has returned with Leo and when the pair talk Rhona confirmed that she is back for good but things must change and for all of their sakes she is setting out a few ground rules. As Marlon listens on Rhona reveals that she will be going back to work while Paddy takes paternity leave and cares for Leo, while Marlon can have Leo one night a week as long as he agrees gives them space the rest of the time.
ALICIA's PLAN FOR JACOB!
Desperate to stop Alicia movng to Spain with Jacob Leyla tries to convince Debbie not to let Andy move to Spain but gets a shock when Debbie appears supportive of Andys plans. Sharing her worries that Jacob will struggle to settle and be un-happy Leyla is hurt when Bob and Chas assure her that Jacob will love Spain as soon as he gets there. After arguing once again will Alicia, Leyla tells a shocked at the lengths Leyla is prepared to go to David does his best to change her mind when she says she is going to seek advice from a solicitor on how to prevent Alicia taking Jacob to Spain against his own will.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES....
Scarlett's furious to hear that Carl has used her money to buy more vans to expand the business.
Pollard's exasperated but Amy's thrilled that her 2-4-1 idea has filled the restaurant
Ella and Mia are surprised by Declan's restraint when he catches them together in the living room.
Dermot buys chocolates for Pearl for their date and Declan reluctantly agrees to drive them into town.
Charity tries to stir things with Lisa and Laurel, hearing them criticise Nikhil's bad temper.
Scarlett is still fuming over Carl taking her money, leaving Jimmy wondering whether there's more to it than she's letting on.
Jimmy's pleased when Nicola agrees to have a day out with him and Angelica; and Cain's pleased to see that his flirting with Holly has annoyed both Moira and Charity.
Jimmy's concerned when he goes through papers on Scarlett's desk and embarrasses her in front of Eve when he asks if her business is in trouble;
NICOLA AND JIMMY!
Determined to give her husband another chance Nicola arrives to talk to Jimmy who is still in bed. Jimmys initial reaction is relief that Nicola finally wants to talk however his relief soon turns to panic when he realises that Gennie is asleep next to him. With a raging hangover and unsure of just how far things went the night Jimmy begs Gennie not to leave the room until he gets rid of Nicola. Coming downstairs, Jimmy's on edge and only half listens as Nicola asks him for a chat and tries to disucss their issues in the hope of saving their relationship. Meanwhile hiding out upstairs, Gennie realises she is late for work and sneaks downstairs in the hope of creeping out. However Gennie freezes when she sees Nicola and Jimmy on the sofa and Nicola assumes the worse and storms out after Gennie leaves. Heading to see Laurel, Nicola leaves her bestfriend stunned when she reveals she wont be reuniting with Jimmy as he is now dating Gennie. However when Jimmy promises Nicola that nothing happened between him and Gennie, they agree to put the divorce on hold. but Jimmy makes it clear that the reconciliation can't go further as he's shocked by the way she's been using Angelica against him in the same way Kelly would. As Nicola accepts her actions were wrong shes heartbroken to realises that her and Jimmy are over for good.
Despite looking forward to her trip to Spain Alicia cant help but feel guilty about leaving Jacob behind and warns Leyla that she'll be ringing him every day. As Leyla dismisses her sisters concerns, Alicia warns her that if she discovers and Leyla has been causing trouble, she will never see Jacob again. Before leaving the village Alicia gives Jacob credit for his phone, telling him he can call her whenever he wants.. After Alicia and Andy leave, Leyla sees Jacob has tried to ring Alicia a number of times and hurt that he is missing his mum already Leyla confiscates his phone. Later assuming Jacob has lost his phone David begins looking for it but becomes suspicious when Leyla stops his search. Finding the phone in a drawer, David realises Leyla must have hidden it and angrily confronts her. Leyla admits that she was wrong to take the phone and promises she'll give it back to Jacob. However, David's concern is heightened when Leyla cuts Jacob off from talking to Alicia,insisting he has to help her with tea.
HAZEL & AARON.
Worried about the pending court case Chas is fuming when she sees Aaron and Hazel together in public, talking about Jackson's headstone, intervening she tells Hazel to back off before warning Aaron he could end up in more trouble. The next day Declan offers to restore Dale Head to how it was, but Hazel dismisses his offer insisting the cottage is fine as she is. Later Hazel explains to Bob that she doesn't feel ready to revert the cottage as shes not ready to let go of Jackson. When Aaron pays Hazel a visit he is left puzzled when Hazel refuses to let him in. As Aaron worries about her he is unaware that a heartbroken Hazel has converted Dale Head into a shrine to Jackson. Later when Chas tries to talk to Aaron about his barrister shes concerned when he refuses to talk before storming out.The following day Jerry arrives in the village and when he bumps into Aaron in the cafe he lays into him and Carl is forced to step in and hold Jerry back when he tries to attack Aaron. As Jerry angrily insists that his statement will send him go to prison, Chas is devastated that Aaron doesn't even try to defend himself. As Jerry is bundled out of the cafe by Bob and Carl, Hazel and Aaron are left feeling guilty over their actions. When Chas starts pressuring Hazel to pay for an expensive lawyer for Aaron Bob gets angry and tells her to back off but softens when Chas explains that she contacted Aarons barrister and he has admitted he has no experience in this area. When Carl overhears Chas telling Bob tshe needs £70,000 to pay for a decent lawyer he is determined to help and asks Scarlett for the money to pay for it. Later, Chas is shocked when Carl visits and tells her he has the money to pay for Aarons defense. Stunned by the generous offer Chas turns it down, knowing that if it was anyone but Carl she would accept the help. However its clear CHas is in two minds when Carl asks if she would be able to forgive herself if she rejects his offer and Aaron end up in prison. Gennie does her best to talk Chas out of accepting the money pointing out that with Carl involved theres sure to be strings attactched but it seems her warning is falling on deaf ears as is clear Chas is seriously considering Carls offer. Later Chas feels bad for pressurising Hazel into helping and when she realises just how much the grieving mum is stressing about trying to scrape together some money, she tells Hazel not to worry as she has got hold of the cash they need. Chas is relieved when Aaron pays an interest in her suggestion about hiring a top-notch lawyer, but when he discovers its Carls money that would be paying for it, he refuses to accept the money before walking out. Desperate to get through to her son Chas asks Hazel to talk Aaron and try to persuade him to accept her money. When Aaron goes into the café Hazel encourages him to reconsider accepting the offer. Wanting to talk to Hazel Chas barges into Dale Head and is shocked to see a shrine to Jackson. Realises the pain Hazel is going through, Chas tries to support her and points out that she's stopping herself from moving on. Chas gets upset and struggles to hide her emotions when Hazel tells her that she wants Jackson back before confessing that she now knows he could have lived a life like Steve is. Worried about Hazel's state of mind, Chas tells Aaron that he needs to talk to her. Realising the state Hazel is in Aaron takes control and asks Chas to leave.
CHARITY AND JAI!
With the money for the barn sale cleared in the bank Charity brags to Chas about her commission , stating that she is going to reinvest it in property. However Charity is left furious when she checks the bank and realises that Jai has only paid £15 into her account. Confronting Jai Charity is left stunned when Jai reveals he has kept her commission to cover his losses from the TV scam. As the pair argue Jai points out to Charity that he is only doing to her what she did to him before telling her that it doesn't feel nice to be ripped off. As Charity storms off a smug Nikhil watches on. Later Charity returns and stubbornly tells Jai that she intends to prove she's a better business partner that Nikhil. The following day Charity is determined to get back into Jai's good books and when he mention an important meeting she comes up with a plan. Trying to help and saying she remembers the client she informs Jai that his favourite drink is a single malt. Knowing the need to secure the contract Jai and Nikhil are nervous knowing they have their work cut out to get him to re-sign. The brothers are stunned and unimpressed when Charity arrives dressed to kill and invites herself along to the meeting. Determined to play her part in securing the contract Charity flirts outrageously before suggesting to the client that the two of them could discuss figures over a private dinner. Offended, by Charitys suggestion the client leaves tho there is a glimmer of hope when he agrees to let Nikhil drive him home. Jai's furious with Charity, while she is stunned that her technique didnt work. As the pair argue over her behaviour . Nikhil returns and triumphantly reveals that the client agreed to extend his contract. Jai's over the moon and quickly congratulates his brother before warning Charity that he doesn't want her interfering in factory business again. Later, Charity tells Chas that she's had a setback but insists that she is still determined to get rid of Nikhil and take his place at the factory.
CAIN & HOLLY!
Still hung up on his ex Cain tries to make Charity jealous by flirting with Holly in the pub. The following day Cain's dismissive when Holly says hello in the pub, but when he realises Charity is watching them he flirtatiously offers to show Holly a car if she's interested in buying. Showing Holly the car Cain's clearly annoyed and irritated by the troubled teen but quickly turns on the charm when he sees a worried Moira watching them. As Cain flirts with Holly, Moira embarrasses her daughter by telling Cain that she doesn't need and can't afford a car. Cain's encouraged by her disapproval and casts a smile in Moira's direction when Holly agrees to go for a test drive with him. Later Roz is uncomfortable when Holly asks Cain to take her for a test drive. Seeing Charity passing, Cain happily agrees. After they go for the test drive Cain drops Holly off near Butlers and Holly tells him as much as she likes it she just cant afford the car. When Moira hears that Holly got a lift home from Cain she is rattled at the thought of her vulnerable daughter spending time with him. Confronting Cain Moria thanks him for dropping Holly home and gives him £5 to cover expenses so he doesn't think Holly owes him anything.
Nikhil gives Holly her job back when Laurel realises that she didn't steal £20 after all
Bob continues to worry about Hazel.
Victoria pours a pint over Alex and vows to move back into the pub when she spots him flirting with Roz
Charity tries to stir things up when she realises the factory girls have forgiven Nikhil
Mia tells Adam that she still cares about him, even if they have split up
Victoria's pleased when Alex concedes that he was in the wrong and doesn't bear a grudge about having a pint thrown over him.
Nikhil's pleased and Charity's put out when Jai tells her that he's having a 'boys only' night with his brother
Victoria urges Amy to forge ahead with the party plans;
Jimmy agrees with Gennie that Carl's plan to lend Chas the money is stupid.
Amy and Victoria hide a crate of beer for the party in the Dingles' outbuilding, and as Amy tells Victoria how she has Eric wrapped around her little finger, Belle interrupts and goes to investigate what they hid. Wanting to distract Val and Pollard from being at the barn for the party on Monday, Amy starts to spread the word of a 2-4-1 on all meals at the B&B.
David agrees to look around a wedding venue when Leyla excitedly tells him that there's been a cancellation for September
Lisa and Sam are concerned when Samson's reluctant to do PE at school
Hazel meets with Steve and Annie, but Aaron is keen to avoid them.
AARON & HAZELS HEARTBREAK!
Chas begins the week worried that Aaron will end up in prison over his part in Jackson’s death and makes her feelings clear when she sees Hazel. However, Hazel snaps back at Chas telling her that Aaron is much stronger than she's giving him credit for. Later when a concerned Bob helps Hazel home she breaks down in his arms. Not long after Aaron arrives and he and Hazel prepare themselves before sitting down in tears to watch Jackson's final video message to them. There’s further heartbreak in store for Hazel when
she visits Ashley to discuss Jackson's funeral arrangements and Ashley refuses to carry out the funeral. As a hurt and confused listens on Ashley tells her that while he is empathetic with her situation he can not condone her actions and therefore feels unable to carryout the service. Later Ashley tells Laurel and Sandy that he cant carry out the funeral as that he can't condone Hazel and Aarons actions and promises to arrange for another vicar to take the service. When Hazel tells Aaron he angrily heads off to confront Ashley. In the Woolie Chas defends Aaron's outburst, insisting that Aaron is acting so angry because he cares before adding that she believes that Jackson deserves to be buried by his vicar. When Hazel and Aaron later talk Hazel admits that she’s scared of going to prison.
CAIN SCAMS CHARITY AGAIN!
When Charity tells Jai that the dodgy TVs need delivering Jai tells Carl that he has a job for him. As Charity and Jai talk discuss the job with Carl he demands a bonus once he realises the goods are dodgy. As the trio negotiate the deal they are unaware that Cain has spotted them and has taken an interest in their business dealings. The following day Charity is shocked to realises how angry Jai is with her over the illegal TV scam. Later, when Charity is visiting Debbie she feels uncomfortable and quickly leaves when Cain probes her over the situation with Carl. Later Charity warns Carl that Cameron must not find out the details of the job, before her and Jai take Carl to the barn conversion to show him the cargo, unaware that Cain has followed them. As soon as they leave Cain sneaks inside and sees the boxes of TVs. Cain goes straight to Cameron and fills him in on the scam while trying to persuade him to help rip off Jai and Carl. Cameron is tempted by revenge on Carl and extra cash but insists to Cain that Debbie must never find out. When Charity Carl, Jimmy and Jai arrive to move the TVs, they're shocked to see the police are there wanting to search the premises for stolen goods. They all breathe a sigh of relief when they find the barn empty but when Jai reveals he hasn’t moved the TV’s, Charity instantly suspects Cain. Later pleased that he has got one over Charity and Jai, Cain happily gives Cameron his share of the cash . Meanwhile Charity is annoyed when Jai lets Carl keep half of their agreed money but that’s the least of her worries. Not wanting to keep secrets from his brother and unsure of just what Charity will do next Jai tells Nikhil about Charity’s dodgy deal. Later Nikhil warns Charity not to drag Jai down with her and her day goes from bad to worse when she spots Cain and Cameron's closeness in the pub. Charity becomes convinced that her suspicions are correct when Debbie tells her that Cameron already managed to pay back the money he owed her.
MIA SUSPECTS ELLA!
Already concerned about her parents marriage Mia becomes suspicious that Ella is up to something when she returns from town with sexy underwear and expensive perfume. The following day Ella suggests that Declan should have lunch with her but an argument soon breaks out when Ella grabs a bottle of wine and Declan comments on how much she is drinking. Ella storms out leaving Dermot to tell his son that he has been neglecting Ella which is probably why she is drinking so much. Later, Dermot and Mia are pleased when Declan announces that he's throwing Ella a surprise party for their anniversary tomorrow. Meanwhile an unhappy Ella, unaware of Declan’s surprise party plans, asks Adam to spend the day with her, despite his reservations about hurting Mia and ruining things for John and Moira, Adam cant help himself and quickly agrees. The following morning Ella goes out leaving Mia and Nicola worried when refuses to say how long she's going to be. After meeting Adam the cheating couple drive into town and check into a hotel. Back at Home Farm the party has started and Declan gets annoyed when Ella fails to show. In the hotel Adam worries when he sees that he's had several calls from Mia. However, Ella kisses him and assures him that it'll be fine. Later, Mia's uneasy when she calls Ella's salon and finds out that she hasn't been in at all that day. When Ella fails to arrive Declan apologises and suggest everyone go home.. As people start to leave, Mia notices her dads embarrassment and cant help but feel angry with her mum. When Ella finally returns home, she's defensive when Mia questions as to where she has been all day. Mia then listens as Declan and Ella argue. Ella throws a glass at the door as Declan storms out and Mia comes to comfort her mum. When Mia tells Adam's about Ella's surprise party and confesses that she thinks Ella is having an affair Adam is left feeling mortified. When Mia asks Ella if she's having an affair in front of Adam, Ella denies it. Fed up of feeling caught in the middle of Declan and Ella, Mia has a chat with her dad warning him that if he doesn’t give Ella attention and show her how much he cares she might start looking else where. The following day Ella does her best to make up with Declan but is left upset when Declan refuses her offer to take him to lunch Later, Adam tells Ella that he's worried about them getting caught, and the hurt it will cause. Ella agrees and suggests they have a final fling to say goodbye. Meanwhile Declan questions Mia about what she meant about Ella finding someone else, but Mia covers, telling him that he's overreacting. As the pressure of her parents problems becomes to much Mia snaps at Declan for getting her involved in their problems and putting her through this again.
RHONA WALKS OUT ON PADDY!
Rhona cant help but feel jealous of Paddy & Chas’s friendship and urges Paddy to confide in her rather than Chas but it seems that Paddy is not listening. Later Rhona tells Marlon and Pearl that she wishes Paddy would put her and Leo first once in a while. Feeling awkward and like he is getting in the way Paddy is reluctant to return home and is tempted to visit Aaron. However Paddy realises he cant hide from Rhona forever and asks Marlon to babysit for the evening so he can take her out. Later in the week Paddy feels guilty when Aaron tells him that he feels in the way at Smithy and thinks moving in with Chas is a good idea. When Paddy arrives home, he tells Rhona and Marlon that Aaron's moving out and Rhona has finally got what she wanted. As the couple argue Paddy tells Rhona that Chas has been a rock for him. As the pair continue to argue it dawns on Rhona that while she was in labour Paddy was with Chas. Upset that she never seems to come first with Paddy Rhona walks out and after finding Marlon, she tells him that she has some important decisions to make about her future
Jimmy receives divorce papers in the post. He informs Nicola that he's received the papers, but he's going to fight.
Jimmy does his best to persuade Carl that he has no hope of a reconciliation with Chas
Rodney feels torn when Jimmy asks him to go behind Nicola's back to let him see Angelica
Mia tells Adam that she's there for him
Brenda warns Rodney about letting Jimmy see Angelica behind Nicola's back
Nicola's rattled when Jimmy tells her his solicitor's suggestions about sharing childcare
Marlon comforts Rhona when she explains her concerns about Paddy
Victoria's furious with Amy when she reluctantly admits that she lied about the David situation
Aaron agrees to think about Chas's suggestion that he moves in with her, but Paddy isn't keen over the idea
Victoria rejects Amy's half-hearted apology, telling her that it's not okay to lie to your mates.
AARON MISSES JACKSONS FUNERAL!
When Hazel tells Aaron that the police are releasing Jackson's body Aaron suggests they arrange the funeral for Friday. Later, Ashley visits Hazel with a list of vicars for the service. Aaron suggests Hazel finds an apt photo of Jackson while he rings around to arrange a vicar. When Hazel shows him the photo she has picked for the funeral Aaron is not impressed tells her that he'll find a better one. As he goes through photos with support of best friend Adam, Aaron acts like he isnt concerned about his trip to the police station the following day however when . Aaron shows Hazel the photo he has chosen and again pretends he is not fazed about the impending trip to the police station. The following day after discussing the funeral with the vicar, Hazel tells Aaron that he doesn't have to attend the funeral if he thinks it'll be too hard. However, Aaron angrily tells her that he'll be there. Arriving at the police station, Hazel's is taken to an interview room and mentally prepares herself for further questioning. Waiting at the station Paddy and Chas are pleased when Hazel is released without a charge, certain that could be good for Aaron too. Meanwhile Sitting in the interview room a horrified Aaron is stunned when the police charged with Jackson's murder. As his solicitor explains proceedings of the bail hearing all Aaron can think about is missing Jackson's funeral. Meanwhile when Chas finds out Aaron has been charged with Murder she turns on Hazel telling her to leave. Arriving back in the Village Paddy comforts Chas ,who is worrying about how Aaron is coping, unaware that Aaron is crying alone in his cell. As the day of the funeral dawn Aaron nervously waits to be called into court. Phoning Chas and Paddy, Aaron tells them not to go to the court as he wants them to go the funeral. Despite her worry Chas decides to respect Aarons wishes and tells Paddy she is going to do exactly what Aaron asks of her. Meanwhile Hazel is devastated that Aaron that wont be there and asks Joe to step in and replace him as a pallbearer. When Jerry arrives with the hearse, he is pleased Aaron is not there and remains furious with Hazel. As the ceremony gets underway Jackson's video message is played the congregation and everyone listens on as Jackson asks them to understand that they Hazel and Aaron helped him out of love. As Jackson's coffin is lowered to the ground Jerry walks away as Hazel has a complete breakdown.Back in the Woolie an emotional Hazel defends herself to Jerry, Steve and Annie again declaring that it was what Jackson wanted. Meanwhile a relieved Chas tells Paddy that Aaron's been released on bail. Later as Chas goes looking for Aaron she finds him drinking beer at Jacksons grave. Chas does her best to comfort him but Aaron tells her mum that he just wants to be alone.
ELLA TELLS ADAM TO DUMP MIA!
Despite his resolve to stay away from Ella Adam cant help but feel tempted when Ella tells him that she's booked them a hotel room. Later Ella's pleased when Declan flirts with her, but knocking his back she tells him that she's heading out to meet her salon manager. When leaves the room, Declan checks the last number dialled on her phone. When Ella arrives at the hotel to meet Adam shes shocked to find Declan waiting in the bar for her. Quickly covering herself Ella says she is meeting the salon manager to discipline him, However she in for a shock when Declan offers to wait with her. When Adam arrives at the hotel he spots Ella and Declan arguing and hides behind a wall. As Adam makes his escape, Declan's uncertain over what to believe when Ella promises him there isn't anyone else.The following day Adam tells Ella that its over between them and he doesnt want to see her again, but a furious Ella insists that Adam can not tell her what to do. Soon after Declan is about to invite Ella to lunch, but another fight quickly breaks out when Ella reveals that she has made plans with the salon manager. Later Ella and Adam meet by the side of the road where Adam reminds Ella how much they both have to lose if they continue their affair. Ella finally agrees to end things with Adam before warning him he must dump Mia as she doesn't want her daughter dating a cheat (err pot... kettle love!). Heeding Ellas words Adam arranges to meet Mia in the Woolie before ending their relationship.
DEBBIE LOSES HER BABY!
Debbie is at home making breakfast when she suddenly gets sharp pains in her stomach its not long before she starts bleeding. When Charity sees Debbie limping to her car she demands to know whats wrong and insists on driving her daughter to to the doctors. On the way Charity does her best to reassure Debbie, telling her that everything will be okay but arriving at the hospital a heartbroken Debbis is told she has suffered a miscarriage. Returning to the Village Debbie does her best to her anguish from Charity and arriving home determined to be strong Debbie concentrates on Camerons sons coming to visit. When Cameron arrives with Dylan and Harry the boys immediately start misbehaving. Debbie gets upset and is cannot tell tell Cameron about miscarrying. Later Cameron is intrigued when he hears Charity tells Debbie to call her if she needs anything, however when Cameron asks whats wrong Debbie insists all is ok. Meanwhile in the Woolie Cain asks Charity what was going on between her and Debbie, and is shocked and upset when she tells him that Debbie has lost the baby. Meanwhile over at Tug Ghyll, Cameron prepares to tell the boys that Debbie is pregnant and intervenes asking Cameron to send them to bed. Finally alone Debbie breaks tells a devastated Cameron that she has miscarried the baby but they both cover their true feelings by saying that perhaps it might be for the best. The following day a worried Cain fusses round Debbie but she insists that she is ok. Debbie then gets a pleasant surprise when Cain tells her he is going away for a couple of weeks to give her and Cameron some space. With both of them disguising their own feelings, Cameron is confused and unsure how to behave with Debbie.
RHONA LEAVES THE VILLAGE!
After Paddy spends the night sleeping in the spare room, Rhona is upset to realises that he's left for work early to avoid her. Later, Rhona's further annoyed to discover that Paddy and Chas have had another heart-to-heart. When she bumps into Paddy, Rhona tells him she is there for him before encouraging him to open up to her if he needs to. However, their conversation quickly descends into another argument. Talking to his best friend Marlon reminds Paddy of everything he risked to be with Rhona, before telling him that he doesn't deserve her if he's going to give up at the first hurdle. However the following day despite Marlons warning things go from bad to worse for Paddy & Rhona when Paddy decides to spend time with Aaron rather than her. The following day keen to make amends Paddy takes Rhona a cup of tea in bed & gets a shock when he finds Marlon (fully clothed) sleeping with his arm over Rhona. Sensing an atmosphere Marlon quickly leaves. Rhona is put out when Paddy refuses her offer of breakfast, while Paddy is annoyed that she's hassling him over spending time with Aaron. Later in the cafe Chas confronts Rhona in , telling her Paddy is doing his best to keep everyone happy and to get over herself. When Rhona tells Marlon things need to change he is worried by what she means and encourages Paddy to make things up to her. However Rhona needs a break and both Paddy and Marlon are worried when she tells them that she's going to stay with her mum for a while. As Rhona loads up her car she gives Paddy a kiss on the cheek and avoids his question about how long she's going to be away.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES...
Amy is annoyed when Leyla gives Hannah her old job at the shop
Alicia tells Andy that she feels like she's in the way at Farrers.
Laurel sees that Marlon's been doing Rhona's washing and warns him that he's setting himself up to get hurt
Debbie is anxious as Cameron's children are about to pay a visit.
Chas chooses to spend time with Aaron rather than Nikhil.
Pollard secretly makes an offer on the barn
Laurel comforts Marlon about missing Leo.
Jai and Eric agree on a on a price for the barn
Edna decorates the church for the funeral
Laurel is concerned for Ashley
Marlon turns down an invite to visit Rhona and the baby.
Lots of Embargos on this week so not much info available & so will do this weeks spoilers on a day by day basis with full storyline spoilers returning as normal next week
ByeBye Jackson :(
Monday 6 June 2011 Jackson spends the evening in the company of his family and friends at the pub Tuesday 7 June 2011 Jackson’s Tragic Goodbye. The story reaches its climax for Jackson but it’s only the beginning for Aaron and Hazel Wednesday 8 June 2011 7 Hazel calls the police as Jackson planned Chas and Paddy desperately search for Aaron Thursday 9 June 2011 ep 1 Hazel feels the full force of the law Cain accompanies Aaron to the police station Thursday 9 June 2011 ep 2 Hazel feels the condemnation of the village Struggling to cope with Aaron’s grief, Chas falls back into Carl’s arms David proposes to Leyla Friday 10 June 2011 Aaron and Hazel face the horror of what has happened Nicola files for sole custody of Angelica
Jackson spends the evening in the company of his family and friends at the pub
Tuesday 7 June 2011
Jackson’s Tragic Goodbye. The story reaches its climax for Jackson but it’s only the beginning for Aaron and Hazel
Wednesday 8 June 2011 7
Hazel calls the police as Jackson planned
Chas and Paddy desperately search for Aaron
Thursday 9 June 2011 ep 1
Hazel feels the full force of the law
Cain accompanies Aaron to the police station
Thursday 9 June 2011 ep 2
Hazel feels the condemnation of the village
Struggling to cope with Aaron’s grief, Chas falls back into Carl’s arms
David proposes to Leyla
Friday 10 June 2011
Aaron and Hazel face the horror of what has happened
Nicola files for sole custody of Angelica
At the start of the week Paddy cant help feel left out as Marlon and Rhone excitedly prepare for the arrival of the baby. Chas cant help but notice something is wrong and pays him a visit. Paddy is relieved to have someone to talk to and confesses his feelings to his concerned friend. As the pair head off for a drive Chas is shocked when Paddy confesses that he may of made a huge mistake in getting involved with Rhona and is worried that the situation will ever work. Meanwhile over in the Woolie an extremely bored Rhona persuades Marlon to let her help clearing tables. Rhona is enjoying being busy but there’s panic in store when she gets when caught up in a scuffle between Aaron and Adam,. As Rhona is she's knocked to the ground, Marlon is furious when he realises that she is injured and snaps at Aaron. As Adam storms out Marlon’s anger turns to panic as Rhonas contractions begin. As her contractions get worse Rhona is worried when nobody can get hold of Paddy, but Marlon reassures her and the pair head to the hospital. As soon as Paddy arrives back in the village, Diane tells him Rhona is in labour and he races to the hospital but gets stuck in traffic. At the hospital Marlon and Rhona are in the delivery suite with labour progressing Marlon is a great support to Rhona. The baby arrives safely and Marlon and Rhona are over the moon to welcome their son into the world. When Paddy finally arrives he spots the happy family through the window and prepares himself to go in but when a nurse tells him that it's usually only the baby's father who's allowed in, Paddy feels more left out than ever Unable to bring himself to go in, Paddy leaves. The following day Paddy visits Rhona and the baby in hospital and its not long before Marlon arrives with cans of lager so the best friends can toast the new arrival. However Paddy can't help but feel excluded when Rhona and Marlon reveal they have already named their baby Leo. As Rhona and Marlon excitedly prepare to take Leo home Paddy struggles with his feelings. Arriving back in the village a stream of visitors arrive to meet Leo and offer their congratulations resulting in Paddy feeling more left out than ever
Believing that he is the reason Rhona went into labour Aaron cant help but feel guilty. With Jackson’s decision weighing on him Aaron is struggling to cope with the pressure. As the week continues Jackson insists on going to a friend's engagement party. As the couple return home after the party, Aaron becomes emotional and tells Jackson that he wants everyone to know how much he loves him and suggest they get married. However, Jackson turns down Aarons proposal telling him that he has nothing to prove and their love is obvious for all to see. The following day Hazel tries to make Aaron realise that they not gonna change Jackson’s mind and they should enjoy the time they have left.
MOIRA CATCHES ADAM!
Worried about Aaron after his accusations of him cheating resulted in Rhona being injured Adam desperately tries to find his friend. Tracking him down at the cricket pavilion Adam assures Aaron that Rhona will be fine, apologising for his own behaviour. Unable to cope with his secret Adam reveals about his affair with Ella to a shocked Aaron. The following day Ella phones Adam telling him she wants to meet. The secret lovers meet at the stables, but Adam panics when Katie spots him and asks what he's doing up there. Adam lies to Katie and when the pair are alone Ella cheekily suggests that Adam was jealous when she went out with Declan and claims she's flattered. Pulling Adam towards her, the cheating pair are soon kissing. The next day Adam cant help but feel guilty about Ella, but still cant resist her, when she asks him for a lift to pick up her car. Adam knows what she's really after and the pair pull into a lay-by. Things quickly hot up in the car but the are unaware that Moira has driven past and seen them together. Returning home Adam gets a shock when an angry, Moira confronts him. As Moira lets rip at her son she warns him to end it or she'll sort things herself making it clear that the family home and business will be at risk if Declan ever finds out and that’s without the pain it would cause Mia. Adam reassures his mum he will put an end to the fling and arrives at work determined to call things off with Ella telling her they need to talk. Ella and Adam meet at the stables. Adam explains that Moira saw them kissing and while its been fun he's not about to jeopardise his dad's livelihood for the sake of a fling. However Ella wont let him end things and tells shocked Adam that they can't just pretend it never happened. As Adam wonders what he has got himself into Ella tells him to man up and lie to his mum that it's over, or end it properly and come clean. Returning home, Adam lies to Moira that it's over with Ella and she believes him, but Adam's left hating himself for lying to his mum and is stunned to realise the mess he's got himself into.
Gennie is getting increasingly fed up of single life,
Alex and Victoria finally make up.
Concerned about his friend Bob tells Gennie that he's noticed she's been down in the dumps recently. She warns him that she's had too much to drink but when he asks her what she wants, she reveals that she wants Nikhil to break up with Chas and declare his love for her
Leyla is concerned when David tells her that he's resigned from the council.
A hung-over Gennie is persuaded to accept Nikhil's offer of a lift to work. She continues to struggle with her feelings for him as she listens to Rhona tease him about wanting a baby himself. Inside the new café, Gennie sees it's an emotional time for Bob as he thinks about Viv.
Leyla's thoughtful after Betty wonders why she and David are not getting married. The pair discuss marriage, and both secretly wonder if it is really such a crazy idea. Debbie reluctantly lets Alicia take Sarah shopping for a birthday present, but is left fuming when Sarah returns with her ears pierced
AARON & JACKSON
Fed up of constant supervision Jackson tells Aaron to leave, refusing to be watched every minute of the day. Paddy confronts Aaron about what happened in Whitby, determined to make him talk, but Aaron can't bring himself to confide in his friend Later, when Aaron returns Jackson tells him that he knows this is unfair on him, so it's over between them. Jackson tries to say goodbye, but Aaron cracks and promises to stand by him and support his decision. The following day Hazel gets a shock when a social worker turns up unexpectedly, asking questions about Jackson's welfare and how Hazel is coping now that Joe has gone. Worried that social services are onto them, Hazel is defensive and tells her to leave. Later in the week Jackson receives a visit from Steve and Annie. Steve excitedly shares the news that Annie is pregnant and they've just had their three-month scan. They all go for a drink together to celebrate. Back home, Hazel bursts into tears as the reality of what lies ahead hits her.
NICOLA WANTS A DIVORCE!
Determind not to let Kelly ruin Jimmys life all over again, Carl tries to convince Nicola to reconsider things with Jimmy. When Nicola refuses Rodney tries to encourage her to at least let Jimmy spend some time with Angelica. However, Nicola arrives to meet Jimmy in time to see Kelly trick him into handing over some cash to buy new clothes for Elliot and giving him a hug. Fed up of Kelly always getting in the way and Jimmy making her look a fool Nicola leaves in disgust. The following day Nicola is shocked when Jimmy calls her Nico in the street, without realising the significance of what he's said. Later, Scarlett finds Jimmy looking at wedding photos and memories of the day come back to him. Jimmy quickly rushes to Rodney's and as memories come flooding back, he realises he's made the biggest mistake of his life by choosing Kelly and turning his back on Nicola. As Nicola gets drunk in the pub, Jimmy is sitting outside the pavilion, stressed out about his returned memory. Fresh from a row with Nicola in the pub, Kelly finds Jimmy and invites him to see Elliot in his new clothes. However, Jimmy tells her to leave him alone and heads off to find Nicola. Jimmy arrives at the pub to find a drunken Nicola coming on heavy and flirting with a terrified Marlon. Jimmy tells her how much she means to him and promises they can re-build what they had, but Nicola refuses, claiming he made his choice and he has to live with it. Kelly is horrified to hear from Marlon that Jimmy begged Nicola to go back to him. Meanwhile Jimmy is downbeat after Nicola's harsh words, but Carl and Scarlett convince him to fight to win her back. At the same time, Kelly continues to stir things up when she thanks Nicola claiming that after last night Jimmy will probably never want to speak to her again. Nicola feels humiliated that she might have done Kelly a favour. Later, Nicola confides in Ella, who encourages her to take Jimmy back, reminding her that no man is perfect. Jimmy later again asks Nicola to give him another chance but is devastated when she says that she can't forgive him and wants a divorce.
AMY BLACKMAILS DAVID!
Worried about her friend Victoria is relieved to get a call from Amy and confides in Alex that Amy needs money. Determind to help her friend Victoria asks Diane if she can borrow some cash. After getting some cash, Victoria tells Hannah that she's meeting Amy but insists she keep quiet. However David is suspicious after seeing Victoria on her mobile and decides to follow her. When Victoria meets Amy at a café where she is working and tries to convince her to go back to the village, but Amy refuses. After Victoria hands her some cash and leaves, David approaches and asks her to go home. He apologises for making her feel stupid, but explains that she caught him off guard and admits he didn't handle it well. He reminds her how much Pollard and Val care about her and want her home. Amy realises David is worried about his own reputation too and quickly claims he'll have to pay her to get him off the hook. The following day David tells Pollard that he has seen Amy but she tried to blackmail him for £500 to return and clear his name. Pollard is appalled but is determined to find out if Amy cares for them at all. They arrive at the café where Amy is working and Pollard tells David to wait in the car while he talks to her. Pollard does his best to let amy know how much they care and as they chat, Pollard pulls out the £500 and gives Amy two choices take the money and never see them again, or return home where she is cared for and admit the truth. Eric is devastated when Amy takes the money and leaves. Returning to the village Eric informs Val of Amy's decision. Val is furious that he made such a mess of it and didn't let her get involved. When Val accuses Eric of just wanting rid, he lets slip that he didn't have much choice in taking her on in the first place, so Val storms out in disgust. Later, as Eric tries to make her see that Amy doesn't care about them, Amy turns up at the B&B. Val is speechless as she hugs her. Eric is annoyed that Val is happy to gloss over everything that Amy has done, even when she admits that nothing happened with David. Amy claims she gave the £500 to her boss at the café because he got heavy with her over owing him rent. Eric seethes as Val insists that she doesn't need to pay them back. Later, Amy repays the money that Victoria gave her and continues her lies when claims the cash was from David to make her say nothing happened. Meanwhile Eric confides in David that he wishes Amy had stayed away
ELLA AND ADAM!
When Declan praises Ella for making the deal with John happen and gives her a kiss, Ella is pleased to finally get some attention from him. However it doesn't last long and Declan is soon back to focusing on work. When Adam comes on to Ella in the office, she warns him that they need to be careful or Adam will find himself in trouble, but it's obvious she's enjoying the attention. Later in the week Ella can no longer resist and its not long before Adam and Ella are getting frisky on Declans desk. The couple are in for a shock when Declan returns home early and Ella quickly throws a half naked Adam out.
MOIRA WORRIES FOR HOLLY!
Moira is worried when Holly and Roz decide to have a night out together. After receiving a text from Ella, Adam suggests that Mia should join Holly and Roz for a girls' night out. Later, Moira is furious when the girls return home drunk and blaming Roz, berates her for the state of Holly telling that she trusted her to look Holly . However, John tells his wife that Holly is young, shes only had a drink nothing more and he thinks she is over-reacting.
Later in the week, despite her reservations Moira agrees to Holly and Roz going to the cinema to celebrate Roz's birthday As her daughter heads of for the night Moira realises that the worry over Holly will never leave her when she returns home late due to Roz's car breaking down. The following morning Moira is concerned to see Holly and Roz joking with Cain, so she steps in and warns Cain to stay away from Holly telling him that she has enough problems. However, Holly later tells Moira that Cain helped by giving them a lift home when Roz's car broke down the night before. Moira feels terrible after hearing that their earlier chat was to offer Cain money for his help but he refused. Moira goes to apologise to him but ends up insulting him further when she makes it clear that she doesn't trust him.
Eve is amused when Chas enjoys kissing Nikhil in the pub to make Carl jealous.
Jai tells Charity that she's out of a job now that the barn conversion is done
Eve agrees to go for a drink with Kelly to wind up Carl
Marlon suggests that Kelly should just accept defeat and return to Peterborough, but Kelly claims that Elliot needs to be near his dad. As they head to the swings, she notices a hole in his jumper and quickly makes it bigger.
Charity is annoyed with Jai for using an estate agent instead of her to sell the barn conversion properties
Rhona and Paddy try to make amends with Marlon but get a frosty reception.
Rhona is grateful for Marlon's support when she has Braxton Hicks contractions
Ella resents seeing Declan checking out Katie
Laurel and Ashley enjoy a date together until Nicola joins them to drown her sorrows.
After another strained council meeting thanks to Amy, David tells Leyla that he wants to pack his job in
Cameron admits to Debbie that he can't meet his monthly maintenance payment to his ex, so she agrees to transfer some cash to him
Charity tries to convince Val and Pollard that they should buy the barn conversion; and Leyla refuses to let Amy have her job back.
Worried about Debbie Chas urges her to come for a night out in the pub. In the Woolie Carl and Chas row in the pub, Debbie defends Chas, reminding Carl of his affair with Eve. When Carl tells Debbie she should worry about her own life as he is convinced it wont be long before Cameron falls for Eve, Debbie loses her temper grabs a pint and pours it over his head before Chas throws him out. Chas then orders Debbie go to the back room. Charity insists that emotional Debbie should have a drink to calm down, but Debbie bursts into tears, explaining that she can't have a drink as she's pregnant. Heading home Debbie, convinced that Cameron is cheating starts putting his clothes into bin bags determined their relationship is over. Chas quickly confronts Eve, who insists to Debbie that there's nothing going on. Meanwhile when , Cain sees Cameron in the pub he waste no time in accusing him of cheating on Debbie.Furious, Cameron claims that it's lies and races home to see Debbie. He then assures her that he has not cheated but Debbie tells him that she saw him flirting with Eve Cameron admits that he shouldn't of been flirting but thats all it was. Eve is furious at being accused of cheating and explodes at Carl for lying. When Cameron turns up at the office to speak to Carl. He tries his best to remain calm for the sake of his job but when Carl makes a comment about Debbie, Cameron cant hold back and punches him in the face as Eve and Edna watch on in shock. When Debbie find out that Cameron punched Carl she tells him he is just like her dad, and their relationship. As Cameron tries to convince her that she can trust him, Debbie admits she's pregnant, but is unhappy about his reaction. Shocked to hear that she's thinking of having an abortion, Cameron makes his way to Pear Tree and apologises to Carl for hitting him and is pleased when Jimmy forces Carl to accept his apology and give him his job back. When Cameron tells Debbie he has apologised to Carl and has his job back shes pleased but still insists they can't be together. However when Cameron refuses to give up and tells Debbie he loves her and wants to spend the rest of his life with her, Debbie agrees to give their relationship another chance. The following day Cameron does his best to make peace with Carl in the office but Carl tells him that he is the boss and will be giving him all the difficult and unpleasant jobs. Later Cameron tells Cain that he is biding his time with Carl, and will get revenge especially as he's on the inside now he's got his job back.
Realising that choosing Kelly over Nicola was the biggest mistake of his life Jimmy asks Rodney to help him win Nicola back. Jimmy begs Rodney for help telling him that his life is nothing without her and Angel. Rodney tries to convince Nicola to give Jimmy a chance, but she won't listen.
The following day Nicola refuses to accept the flowers that Jimmy has sent to work. At the same time, Kelly is shocked when Jimmy makes it clear that he knows what she is like and he is only interested in spending time with Elliot. Later, Rodney approaches and tells Jimmy that he has to keep trying with Nicola but warns him that Kelly will never give up. Later, when another bunch of flowers arrives for Nicola, Rodney tries to make her see that Jimmy still loves her. The following day when Jimmy is spending time with Angel at Mill Cottage Kelly arrives with Elliot. Jimmy tells a shocked Kelly that he loves Nicola and nothing is ever going to happen between them. Jimmy shocks Kelly further when he tells her its time she left the village and agrees to pay for her to move while he tries to save his marriage and win back Nicola. However, Nicola has finally decided to give Jimmy a chance but when shes arrives at Mill, she's furious to see Kelly and Elliot. Kelly soon twists the situation and tells Nicola that Jimmy has asked them to move away together. Nicola's furious and launches into Kelly as she talks about the happy family they'll have away from her. Jimmy splits up the fight but Kelly smiles as she realise that Nicola has drawn blood therefore violating her probation and could be sent to prison. Kelly s happy as she realises that she is in full control as Nicola starts to panic and blames Jimmy over Kelly's threats to call the police. Jimmy tells Nicola that Kelly twisted his words, but an upset Nicola refuses to listen. Determind to prove himself to Nicola, Jimmy storms over to Kelly's. When he arrives, Jimmy insists that he'll do whatever it takes to prove how much Nicola means to him, even if that means lying to the police and claiming it was self defence. Bob tries his best to convince Kelly to leave Nicola and Jimmy alone but Kelly refuses to listen. Storming over to Mill Cottage, she tells a shocked Jimmy that if he dare choose Nicola over her, he'll never see his son again. The following day Jimmy watches on as Kelly & Elliot depart the village before heading home to Nicola, will their relationship survive or will Kellys interference mean the end of their marriage!
Jai buys Charity flowers in the hope of getting her to help with an urgent order at the factory. However anno, Charity refuses, claiming she's paying her way by taking a job with Chas which starts that night. Charity quickly convinces Chas to let her work a shift, to Moira's annoyance
Dermot tells Declan that he'll lose Ella if he doesn't pay her a bit more attention
Moira and John force Cain to take some cash for fixing the car.
Rhona begins to feel Braxton hicks contractions again while she's having lunch with Paddy and Marlon in the Woolie. She does her best to hide the pain, but Paddy and Marlon notice and start to worry. Diane helps Rhona to the back room but the the pains soon ease off leaving Rhona mortified by all the attention. Marlon points out that she needs to listen to her body and maybe it's time to stop work. Paddy is stunned when Rhona agrees and can't help feeling left out.
Gennie hides her pain as she helps Nikhil to choose a watch as a gift for Chas
Cain has ago at Charity for not being there for Debbie.
Andy's concerned to see Victoria and Alex getting closer
Sam returns home from Norfolk with a present from Alice's auntie Ivy
Gennie hides her upset as Nikhil presents Chas with the watch
Charity is annoyed when Chas and Debbie have a heart-to-heart
Victoria suspects something happened between Hannah and Alex,
Debbie tells Charity that she's keeping the baby,
Hazel tells Aaron that they have to honour their promise to Jackson.
Jackson asks Aaron to try to enjoy the time they still have together. Fighting their own emotions, Hazel and Aaron assure Jackson that they'll do this his way, although it's clear it's tearing them both apart.
Victoria is disgusted and storms off when Alex tells her that he slept with Hannah
Paddy's new locum Nicky starts and Rhona is pleasantly surprised when she sees that he is an attractive male.
Lisa is nervous as the trial approaches but is reassured when he factory girls tell Lisa that they'll be there to support her in court tomorrow. Meanwhile in the pub, Cain upsets Zak when he asserts that Zak should have finished Derek off when he had the chance. Back at home, Zak takes his frustration out on Lisa, reminding her that if he had dealt with Derek when he had the chance he wouldn't have been able to rape the other woman and she wouldn't have to testify in court. However, Lisa asserts that tomorrow is her chance to put things right. Zak tells Lisa that he just doesn't want her to suffer anymore, but Lisa feels hurt and confused and walks away. Later that evening, Lisa tells Zak that she has made up her mind and she doesn't want him in the courtroom tomorrow. When he questions what people will say, she tells him she doesn't care she is doing this for herself and no-one else. As her day in court dawns Lisa is nervous but determined. Lisa enters the witness stand and as she prepares to recount the events leading up to her ordeal at the hands of Derek, she is thrown to see Zak arrive despite her instance that he stayed away.With Zak present, she struggles to stay focused and keep her head when being cross-examined by the defence barrister. Outside the court room, Zak is left devastated after Lisa confronts him,annoyed at how much harder it was with him there. When its Debbie turn to give evidence she is floored by the defence barrister's suggestion that Lisa didn't tell Zak the truth because sex with Derek was consensual. Called back into court to hear the verdict, Lisa tries to remain strong as the jury find Derek guilty of the other woman's rape but not of raping her. Arriving home, Lisa tells Zak the verdict and says that she wishes he'd done what she asked and stayed away from court yesterday she went through the court case for him not for herself and he couldn't even be there for her properly. Zak is left bereft when Lisa walks off claiming she might be better off on her own from now on. Lisa has spent the night at Debbie's following her row with Zak. When Zak sees Lisa later, he pleads with her insisting that she's everything to him and he doesn't know what else to say. Lisa relents slightly and tells him that she'll move back in, but he has to sleep in the spare room and that's the best she can offer for now.
JACKSON DOES A SKY DIVE!
Hazel and Aaron are pleased when Jackson agrees to go on holiday to Whitby with them. When they arrive they are disappointed by Jacksons attitude towards their holiday apartment but do their best to make sure Jackson enjoys themselves. Determind to make his boyfriend smile Aaron even drops to one knee pretending to propose which Jackson finds funny and the mood lightens. Determined to ensure Jackson has the best time possible, Hazel convinces a fisherman to take her, Aaron and Jackson out to sea on a fishing trip. After the fishing trip, Hazel insists that Aaron tell her what he's been secretly organising. Aaron is reluctant but finally admits that he's booked a tandem jump out of a plane for Jackson, something he has wanted to do all his life. However, Hazel doesn't share Aaron's excitement and replies that there is no way on God's earth she is letting her son fall from a plane, however Aaron says Jackson must have the choice. Arriving at the air field, Aaron finally admits to Jackson that he has planned a skydive and Jackson is thrilled. Questioning if he'll be doing it with him, Aaron hides his anxiety and assures him that he'll be with him all the way. As the instructors explain everything to the boys, Jackson becomes aware that Aaron is petrified and Hazel is relieved to hear him say he can't put him through it anymore. However, Hazel's relief is short-lived when Jackson claims he's still up for it. Up in the plane, Jackson is suddenly struck with nerves but when the instructor tells him they can go back down, he refuses. On the ground, Hazel and Aaron watch on as the parachute opens and Jackson is clearly loving it. Aaron and Hazel are made up to hear how much Jackson enjoyed himself and the banter starts as he takes every opportunity to remind Aaron that he chickened out
CHAS SLEEPS WITH NIKHIL
When Kate agrees to see Nikhil again despite finding him boring, Gennie is annoyed by her attitude and tells her friend she should have just been honest with him. The following day with Charity keen to get him out of the house for some alone time with Jai, Nikhil invites Katie to the cinema. Keen to put him straight, Katie checks that Nikhil doesn't think they are dating. Nikhil covers but there is clearly an awkward atmosphere. Watching on, Charity is gutted but Gennie is relieved. Desperate for time alone with Jai Charity persuades Chas to go to the cinema with Nikhil, Much to Gennie's dismay, Chas agrees and Nikhil's surprised when Chas suggests they quit the date and have a night in instead. The following day Gennie is heartbroken to hear that her sister slept with the man she loves and does her best to put a brave face on.
Amy is pleased when David seems unimpressed as Alex flirts with her in the shop. Later in the pub with Victoria and Hannah, Amy is annoyed to see David's public displays of affection with Leyla. Desperate to prove to her friends that there really is something going on between her and David, she shows them texts he has sent but takes them out of context and the girls really start to believe her tale. When Leyla is clearing out her wardrobe David finds a necklace she is getting rid of and he asks if she'd mind if he gave it to Amy as a thank you for all her hard work. Having been given the green light, David gives the necklace to Amy who instantly reads more into it and delights in showing it to Victoria and Hannah. However, all her dreams are dashed when Leyla comments on the necklace and her friends can't help but stifle a giggle.Later Leyla heads off to town, leaving David and Amy alone together. Hearing David arrange to meet Leyla, Amy pretends to be upset by a customer giving her an admiring glance and David offers to stay with her instead. Amy and David's conversation gets quite deep and she convinces herself that he's giving her the come-on. She takes the plunge and moves in to kiss David, who's shocked and pushes her away. Feeling heartbroken and humiliated Amy makes a fast exit from the shop. Returns to the B&B, Amy starts packing her bags. At the same time, Leyla arrives home and is stunned when David tells her that Amy tried to kiss him. As Amy leaves the B&B, Victoria spots her and questions what's up. Amy lies that David tried it on with her, but she is leaving as no-one will believe her. Later, Val and Pollard sense there's something wrong when David arrives asking to speak to Amy and they make him tell them exactly what's going on. David tells the truth, but Val is quick to question his story and when they discover Amy has done a runner, she makes it clear that if anything has happened to her she'll be holding him responsible. Worried for her foster daughter, Val asks Victoria if she knows anything and Victoria admits Amy told her David tried to take advantage of her. David can't believe what is happening as Val starts questioning his story. The following day Pollard and Val spend the day trying to work out where Amy has gone but can not track her down. David finds out half the village believe he tried it on with Amy and it becomes clear that Val blames him. When Val apologises to David for telling Pearl, he and Pollard realise just how worried she is for Amy's safety. Pollard asserts it's time the police were involved but Val insists otherwise - pointing out that if social services think they can't look after her properly, they'll take her away and Amy will never forgive them. Pollard agrees to leave it but only until tomorrow.
Bob tries to make Jimmy see that he should give Kelly another chance.
Hannah is upset to see Alex flirting with Victoria
John is pleased when the supermarket give him a letter of intent guaranteeing his first order.
Adam is uncomfortable when Ella assures him she will be on hand at his quad biking event tomorrow
Pearl and Dermot have a date
Alex kisses Victoria
Lisa and Zak share a moment in the pub
ELLA SLEEPS WITH ADAM!
Adam's Home Farm event is a great success and he is delighted to receive praise from Declan. Later Adam catches a client trying to make a move on Ella, and quickly jumps to her rescue. Ella thanks him and, as she leaves the room, she smiles at him for slightly too long before brushing closely past him. With Ella's feelings for him now clearer, Adam is left half excited, half terrified. Later in the week after Declan has a go at him over the farm, Ella is keen to bad-mouth Declan and chats to Adam as he works. She encourages him to share his problems with her and as Adam admits that he fears his dad will lose the farm, Ella offers to work her magic with Declan to help and Adam is grateful. While Declan is at the farm talking to John Ella insists that Adam have a drink with her and opens a bottle of wine. As they joke together, Ella leans in and kisses him. Adam pulls back at first, but then responds. As the pair share a steamy kiss they hear Mia and Declan returning home and Adam quickly leaves. The following day Mia admits to an anxious Adam that her mum seems to be in a weird mood and has been asking questions about their love life. Having returned from a shopping trip, Ella appears wearing a revealing new dress to impress Adam. Adam is uncomfortable being alone with Ella, reminding her that he is in a relationship with Mia, her daughter and nothing more can happen between them. However, a dismissive Ella kisses him. Later, Adam tells her that it was a mistake and Ella agrees, but it's clear that neither can resist. As the pair fall back into a passionate embrace their kisses quickly turn to more and they end up sleeping together.
AARON AND JACKSON!
Jackson tells Hazel and Aaron that he loves them and had a great time in Whitby but this isn't reality, back in the village trapped in his body is his reality and it dawns on them that he still feels the same way. Trying to do the right thing by her son Hazel makes a monumental decision. When Jerry comes to visit Jackson tries to pretend everything is fine in front of his dad. Worried about his boyfriend and shocked by Hazels decision Aaron accuses Hazel of giving up on him and wonders if to call the social care number for advice and support. Unsure of what to do next Aaron is left in turmoil. Aware that things will be difficult with Joe around Hazel awkwardly thanks Joe for all he has done for Jackson but tells him that they don't need him anymore. She then covers by claiming that Jerry wants to be more involved. Joe is shocked and saddened but agrees to leave. Later, Aaron decides to move in with Jackson and Hazel.
JOHN DOES A DEAL WITH DECLAN!
When John returns from the bank is is gutted that the deposit they require is still too high. Moira is taken aback by how disappointed he is and resolves to help him. She points out to John that Jai is a property developer and may be willing to invest in them. John thinks it's a brilliant idea and he calls Jai straight away, touched and grateful for his wife's support. Full of optimism John has a meeting with Jai about his new business ideas, but Jai admits that he doesn't have the capital to invest at the moment, even though he can see potential. John phones other potential investors, but has no luck. With only a week to go until Declan's deadline John starts to panic after he takes a call from an investor turning him down. Declan finds out from Jai that John has asked him for money and Declan has a go at Adam for not telling him what John's up to. Adam feels uncomfortable, reminding Declan that John is his dad, but Declan insists that he works for him. Johns in for a shock when Declan visits Butlers and tells John that, luckily for him, he trusts Jai's judgement and has a proposition to invest in exchange for 20% of the business, to enable John to buy the farm (see my Declan is a good guy!) . Mia then annoys Declan by pushing the percentage down to 15% in order to help the Bartons. John is unsure after Declans offer but Moira reminds him that he's always wanted to run his own farm and now is his chance. John agrees but wishes the deal wasn't with Declan. John reluctantly visits Home Farm and shakes on the deal, before dismissing Declan's offer of champagne.
Amy is still missing and when Victoria enters the shop she hears David leaving a message for Amy to call him. Convinced he used her friend Victoria questions why he would do that if he didn't have a guilty conscience, making it clear she believes Amy's side of the story. Victoria shares what she heard with Val and it's clear that she too doubts his tale. As they share their concerns with Pollard, Val finally relents and agrees that they need to call the police. When Amys social worker arrives Val explains why she thinks Amy has run away. The social worker takes the opportunity to tell Val and Pollard that they'd have to take the matter forward if Amy did accuse David. Pollard, however, is quick to assure her that David is innocent. Later, Pollard and Val argue over Amy's accusations and David worries that his reputation on the council will be in tatters when word spreads. Val talks to Diane about Amy's disappearance. They agree to question Victoria again, asking if Amy could of got the wrong end of the stick and misunderstood David's brotherly affection for her as something else.. However, Victoria claims that there's no misunderstanding telling them that she has seen the texts that David sent Amy along with the necklace he bought her. David is left upset when Leyla reveals that the villagers all believe Amy. Determind to carry on as normal David attends a council meeting but returns frustrated because everyone has been talking about him and Amy
When Debbie sees Cameron reading the divorce papers she is keen to see them, but she gets a shock when she spots another woman listed in the papers. Cameron admits that he had another affair after Debbie left Jersey. Debbie is livid, reminding him that the only reason she left Jersey so he could try and work things out with his wife. Torn over what to do Debbie confides in Chas about the divorce papers. Chas tells Debbie that she thinks Cameron's ex is playing clever games, knowing that naming a different woman will cause problems between them. Later, Cameron insists that he loves Debbie and wants to be with her. They agree to go out for a drink that evening, but Debbie changes her mind when she sees him messing about with Eve.
Cameron is relieved to get some more driving shifts from Carl, explaining that his divorce is looking expensive. When he tells Debbie, Chas suggests that he should demand payment in advance from cheating Carl.
Nikhil is pleased with himself after a night of passion with Chas, but Gennie is forced to hide her jealousy over their relationship.
Driven by her jealously and determined to split the pair up, Gennie suggests to Nikhil that he should take Chas to the theatre, knowing she'll hate it.
Andy is unimpressed when he sees Alex flirting with Victoria but Alicia tries to stop him form wading in and being overprotective
Gennie is horrified to see that Chas had a good time with Nikhil at the theatre.
After seeing Cameron buy Eve a drink, Cain warns him not to mess Debbie about
Alex secretly arranges to meet Victoria and they end up in bed together at his caravan
Kelly smugly informs Eve of how well her plan is working, but Eve warns her that she'll never get rid of Nicola because of Angelica. At the same time, Jimmy flips a coin about whether or not to go through with a divorce, but Carl persuades him to wait before making such a big decision. Later, Jimmy breaks the news to Kelly in front of Nicola that he's not looking into divorce until he gets a clean bill of health. Later Kelly is walking through the village with Jimmy when she notices he's distracted by Nicola and its clear he is having another flashback. Kelly is worried as Jimmy remembers bringing Angelica home from hospital. Kelly does her best to try and distract him from his memories and make him focus on her and Elliot, but it's clear that Jimmy is affected by his flashback. The following day over breakfast Jimmy admits that he is confused by a dream he had of Angelica as a newborn on the roof. Carl is excited as he tells Jimmy that this is a real memory, while Kelly is quietly worried. On hearing Jimmy's memory is returning, Rodney is over the moon but is concerned when Nicola makes it clear that it's not about memory anymore Jimmy chose Kelly and there's no coming back from that. Later, messing around on the sofa, Kelly and Jimmy play fight with a cushion. When Kelly hits him on the head, Jimmy flinches and pushes her away from him. Jimmy's shocked that a memory of Kelly hitting him over the head with a torch has come flooding back. Kelly is scared but desperately tries to calm him down, pretending his mind is playing tricks on him. Jimmy, however, is convinced he remembers she was the one who hit him and caused his memory loss. As Jimmy reveals all Nicola and Rodney are astounded to hear that he remembers Kelly attacking him. Nicola insists that he call the police, but Jimmy refuses, saying it is all still hazy and he has to think about Elliot. At the same time, Eve pays Kelly a visit and is shocked to find her so upset. Kelly tells her the truth and Eve can't believe what she is hearing. Later that day, Jimmy has had enough of everyone pestering him to go to the police and when Kelly arrives at the door begging him to talk, it's the final straw. After Jimmy has a sudden explosion of temper, he pushes past everyone and heads out the door. Hurt by Jimmys actions Nicola tells Rodney that she doesn't think she will ever get back together with him. At the same time, Eve insists that Kelly should tell him the whole truth. Later, Nicola visits Jimmy and holds back the tears as he tells her that no matter what Kelly did, he can't alter the fact that he fell in love with her again. Nicola launches herself at him, yelling that she can't take this anymore. As the day continues, Jimmy visits Kelly and begs her to help him make sense of his memories and to tell him the truth. Jimmy then asks her outright if she hit him, but Kelly denies it. However, a few hours later, Kelly can't lie any longer and she tells Jimmy the truth. She begs him to believe that she never meant to hurt him, but he can't take it and leaves.
ELLA & ADAM!
Ella continues to feel neglected by Delcan and s disappointed when he is unreceptive to her suggestion that they go to view a potential salon and ends up with Dermot as her escort. Later, she's annoyed and upset further when she gets dolled up ready for a meeting with potential investors and Declan turns her down in favour of Mia. As they leave for the meeting, seductive Ella turns to Adam and offers him a drink. He declines her offer but its clear Adam has got Ella thinking. Later, Ella comments on the state of Adam's hands and insists she Ella comments on the state of Adam's hands and insists she gives him a manicure. Adam finds himself getting hot under the collar as she massages his hands. On the sofa, they're drinking champagne and almost kiss as the room crackles with sexual tension, but they're interrupted by Declan and Mia arriving back early. As Mia kisses him and leads him out, Adam is confused as he looks back to see Declan seducing Ella. The following Day Adam is further confused when Ella apologises for winding him up. Sensing Adams confusion it's clear she's enjoying messing with his head. Later Adam is embarrassed when Ella is all over Declan as he tries to discuss business with him.
Rhona worries as Laurel tries to explain how hard she'll find it to let the baby stay away at Marlon's twice a week. Diane is also concerned for Marlon when he tells her the plan to share care of the baby. At the baby shower, Rhona is touched by everyone's generosity and is relieved to tell her friends that the baby has Down's Syndrome However Rhone is clearly upset by Betty's tactless comments and her annoyance grows when she realises Marlon has already told most of the people there. Arriving home, Rhona tells Paddy that she's going to have to break it to Marlon that he can't have the access he's hoping for, it's what is right for the baby whether he likes it or not. Meanwhile Marlon is outraged when Chas tells him that he can have his paternity leave, but no flexi time. However when she discovers the baby has Down's Syndrome, she apologises, but Marlon is still annoyed. At the same time, Rhona remains determined that it's not practical for the baby to be on the other end of the village, so she visits Marlon and tells him that it can't work how he'd like. As Marlon struggles to accpt the news, he tells Rhona that he understands but it's clear he's deeply hurt by her decision. Caught in the middle Paddy tries to comfort Marlon but he replies that he's going to end up being one step up from a babysitter once the child is born. Later, when Marlon confides how he feels to Laurel, he admits that he may not attend Rhona's scan later that day. As Rhona and Paddy are getting ready to leave for the scan, Paddy admits that he thinks it should just be her and Marlon going along. Rhona begs Paddy not to do this as she needs him there. With Marlon deciding to go along Rhona is more desperate for Paddy to go with her but he stands firm with her and says no. Arriving for the scan Marlon and Rhona are still at odds at the hospital, but seeing their baby on the screen brings them to a truce. Back at home, when Paddy asks Rhona how everything went, she replies that it was fine but makes it clear that she could've done with him being there. Rhona adds that his concern should be whatever she wants, not what suits Marlon, and Paddy is left feeling guilty.
RYAN LEAVES THE VILLAGE!
After getting involved in Cains dodgy schemes Ryan is pleased to be off the hook with the Police. Adamant that he doesn't want to get sucked back into Cain's scheming Ryan becomes aware there's nothing for him in the village anymore. Deciding to leave the village Ryan has a last drink with Cain and they discuss all the wrong decisions Cain has made in his life. Later, Katie is shocked when she sees Ryan loading his bags into Andy's car and tells him not to forget the friends he made in the village
HANNAH SLEEPS WITH ALEX!
Hannah is mortified when Victoria and Amy embarrass her in front of Alex. With her crush growing Hannah is dressed to impress as she sits outside the pub with Victoria and Amy hoping to catch Alex's eye. However, she's mortified when John and Moira embarrass her in front of Alex, telling her that it's time she headed back and finished her revision. When Alex walks her home he invites her back to his caravan for a beer. Hannah accepts and keen to prove she's not a kid, Hannah leans forward and kisses him. He kisses her back and they fall back on to the bed. Later, after they've slept together, Hannah is uncomfortable when Alex is cool with her. The following day Hannah is hurt and embarrassed when Alex continues to ignore her. When Alex prepares to move in with Andy, he leaves Hannah heartbroken when he tells her that they can't be together as she's the boss's daughter
Charity reads Cain the riot act at the garage and demands her earrings and the car back ASAP;
John is enthusiastic after a meeting with trading standards about his plans, but he's not happy when Declan shows up with a potential buyer
Gennie's deflated when she asks Nikhil to join her for a drink but he declines in favour of a gym session and work
Steve visits Jackson in the hospital and tries to convince him that things will get better.
Gennie is gutted when Nikhil invites Katie out on a date
Moira is worried that John is getting in too deep with the bank.
Lisa hears that Debbie has been called as a witness at the forthcoming trial. Debbie assures her that they will make sure Derek gets sent down, but Lisa worries that the Dingle name may go against her in court.
Amy is sure David really fancies her and tries to convince Victoria that he will be hers very soon
The villagers celebrate the royal wedding in the pub with a royal pub quiz
Gennie is gutted to realise that Nikhil and Katie are on a date.
Arriving at the hospital, Aaron finds a very nervous Hazel and tries his best to comfort her, but its clear he shares her fears. The doctor informs Jackson that the infection is part of his condition as he's unable to clear his lungs properly, and Hazel and Aaron are upset by Jackson's defeatist reaction to the news. As they make to leave, Jackson snaps that they don't listen to him and he's fed up of trying to stay positive. As Jackson breaks down in tears, Aaron rushes to his side to comfort him. Despite doing their best to support Jackson Aaron, Hazel and Jerry are weary at his bedside as his mood worsens. Doing their best to cheer him up Aaron and Hazel are concerned that Jackson is going to reveal his wish to die to Jerry but they're relieved when Jackson keeps quiet and covers up his true feelings.
DECLAN V JOHN - THE BATTLE CONTINUES!
Ella is intrigued when Declan makes it clear that he's not giving up on Butlers Farm reveling that he has a plan and is determined to get what he wants. When Declan arrives at the farm with a property lawyer John angrily approaches them, reminding Declan that he needs to give notice before turning up. Declan assures him that he's going through the lease with a fine tooth comb leaving John fired up and ready for war. Later, in the pub, John tells Moira that he has a plan to raise the money to buy the farm and if they take a few risks and develop the farm it could pay off. After revealing his plans to Moira John makes an appointment to see Declan. When John arrives at Home Farm, Adam feels awkward. John explains to Declan that he would like to grow the business and buy it off Declan in two years. Declan is dismissive and claims that he won't wait, so a furious John storms out. However, an embarrassed Adam goes after his father and tells him not to give up so easily. Returning to the office John simmers as Declan looks over his plans, but Declan insist that John will have to buy the farm now if he wants to develop it. Adam's shocked when John tells him that he will and promises to raise the cash within a month. Moira is stunned when he arrives home and breaks the news. As John comes up with ways to raise the money Moira is worried by the scale of her husbands big ideas
JIMMY CHOOSES KELLY!
As the week begins Nicola is left fuming after a run-in with Kelly, who's smug about her victory. Nicola goes to see Jimmy and apologises again, but admits she was only trying to save their marriage by trying to pay off Kelly and hopes he will eventually remember the good times they shared. When Jimmy pops in to see Elliot Kelly moves in for a kiss, however Jimmy's tense and Kelly realises that Nicola must have swayed him. When Jimmy explains that Nicola has apologised and accepted she was out of order, Kelly starts to well up. As Jimmy hugs her, Kelly's aware that she's losing the upper hand. Later Kelly confides in Eve that everything is going pear-shaped and Eve tells her that she's going to have to up her game. Kelly steels herself and takes a big risk telling Jimmy that she's leaving and if he wants her then he'll have to prove it.Going ahead with her plan Kelly does her best to make her threat real and acts like she is preparing to leave the village.Meanwhile a confused Jimmy takes solace in the church to clear his head and is suddenly struck by a memory. Racing over to Tall Trees, he tells Kelly that he remembers her walking towards him down the aisle and how happy he was. He asks her not to go telling her he loves her and they belong together. As they kiss, it turns passionate and they head upstairs. At the same time, Nicola is happy, thinking Kelly is out of their lives for good. However, she is stunned when Jimmy visits and admits that he's made his choice and he's chosen Kelly. Devastated, Nicola tries to tell him that he's made a hasty decision and needs more time, but she's distraught to realise he's already slept with Kelly. While a heartbroken Nicola is miserable at home, Carl gives Jimmy a hard time in the office. Later, Kelly arrives and begins to worry when Jimmy remembers a detail about a customer. As the day continues, Nicola decides to brave it in the pub and forces Kelly and Jimmy to leave when she tells Kelly that it's only a matter of time before Jimmy remembers what an evil bitch she really is. Back at Tall Trees, Kelly is pleased when Jimmy agrees they can tell Elliot he's his dad. Wanting to break the news to Elliot Jimmy and Kelly ask Marlon and Lizzie to make themselves scarce so they can tell Elliot that Jimmy is his dad. Heading to the pub Lizzie accidentally tells Nicola in the pub and Nicola storms out upset. Jimmy later confronts Carl over his snide remarks and is defiant when Carl claims that he is a fool and everyone else can see he's being manipulated by Kelly. However, Jimmy leaps to Kelly's defence and turns to her asking if she'd like to move in. Carl takes Jimmy to one side telling him Kelly is not moving in reminding him that he has no right to offer as it's not his home. But when Jimmy suggests that the alternative is for him to leave with Kelly, Carl is backed into a corner and has to agree to Kelly and Elliot moving in. As Kelly excitedly prepares to move in, Carl attempts to convince Jimmy to change his mind. At the same time, Nicola starts to put Jimmy's clothes in bin bags and in a fit of rage cut the arms off his shirts. Later, Carl finds Jimmy looking distracted and he admits that he's had another memory of him and Nicola moving into Brook Cottage. He claims that it won't change anything but it's strange how he can remember some things. Later, when Jimmy shows up with bags of destroyed clothes, Kelly urges him to see this from Nicola's point of view arguing that she clearly wants closure and perhaps Jimmy should think about a divorce.
CHARITY HAS CAIN ARRESTED!
Charity is taken shocked to find a jewellery box in her cereal and convinced Jay is proposing her relief is clear when she sees a pair of diamond earrings inside. Putting them on Charity cant help herself and enjoys flaunting them in front of Cain in the pub. When Charity later goes to the garage to ask if Debbie can babysit Noah so she and Jai can go out, Cain broods and asks Ryan if he fancies a night out tomorrow. The following night Ryan collects Cain for their night out. When Cain asks him to stop by Wishing Well, Ryan instantly smells a rat. As they pull up, Cain leaps out of the car and heads straight to Holdgate, telling a furious Ryan to keep an eye out for him. However, Charity is making her way home to get her phone. A panicked Ryan tries to warn Cain, who's in the house stealing Charity's earrings and Jai's car keys. As Charity walks in, Cain jumps out of the window but Charity knows he's been there and watches on angrily as Jai's car speeding out of the drive. Ryan is furious with Cain and tells him that he's on his own, theres no way Ryans going back to prison for anybody. Back at Holdgate, a furious Charity decides she's had enough and calls the police. When the police turn up at Holdgate Charity admits that Cain has let himself in before. Later, Cain arrives home and acts as though he's been sat there for hours when the police arrive. Arriving home Debbie is shocked to hear Cameron give Cain an alibi. As The police arrest Cain and take him up to the station, Debbie makes her way up to Holdgate to confront her mum. Arriving back from the police station, a furious Debbie questions why Cameron gave Cain an alibi. Worried, she warns him that he'd better hope the police don't find out he's lying telling him that if he gets banged up, they're over. Debbie is fed up with her parents and rants at Charity for getting Cain arrested and getting Cameron caught up in their mess. Debbies words hit home and Charity approaches Jai and explains how the situation impacts Debbie, but Jai is adamant that Cain is guilty and he's not getting away with it this time. Charity goes to the station to change her statement and the police have no choice but to release Cain. Cain arrives home smug and tells Debbie that she needn't have bothered convincing Charity there's no way she would have stood in the witness box and got him sent down. Debbie despairs of her father and is angry when he claims he didn't need Cameron getting involved.
Charity is mortified when Nikhil arrives home unexpectedly and finds her dancing in a revealing outfit;
Debbie is suspicious when Cain pulls out a big wad of notes in the garage.
Cain tries to pick a fight with Cameron
Nicola and Rodney are not happy as an estate agent shows potential buyers around the house,
Leyla approaches Andy in the pub and asks him to tell Alicia that she wants things back to how they were
Alicia contemplates telling Andy the truth about Jacob
Adam faces a dilemma over who to spend his birthday with
Rodney tells Declan that they'll be out of Brook sooner rather than later
Zak overreacts when Belle shows up late after her paper round due to a puncture.
Alicia tells Andy that Jacob isn't her biological son
Zak admits he's uncomfortable about Lisa going ahead with the court case
Ryan's worst fears are realised as the police arrive to question him
Alicia moves back in with her sister after Leyla apologises.
Ella's starting to feel like a spare part in Declan's life but is flattered when Adam pays her a compliment
Ryan's relieved when Charity tells him that she didn't put him in the frame but is worried Cain will drag him into more trouble
Diane, Marlon and Pearl persuade Rhona to have a baby shower.
When Kelly goes to Pear Tree looking for Jimmy, Carl tries to warn her off again. However, much to Carl's annoyance, Jimmy later agrees to go with Kelly to talk to Elliot's nursery teacher. Later Eve finds Kelly alone in Tall Trees and shows her the 'proof' of her affair with Jimmy.Eve has mocked up photos of Kelly and Jimmy together and forged some hotel receipts. After their meeting at the nursery, Kelly shows Jimmy one of the photos of them together. Jimmy is thrown by this apparent 'proof' of his infidelity. As Jimmy struggles to hide his guilt in front of Nicola, Kelly hopes she might win Jimmy yet. More confused than ever Jimmy shows Carl, Kelly's evidence but Carl remains skeptical and once again reminds Jimmy his place is with Nicola and Angelica.
JOHN V DECLAN!
Trying to do the right thing Adam tries to give John and the farm a chance, but he's left frustrated when John teases that he knew Adam wouldn't be able to hack it up at the big house. Adam's further annoyed when John reverts back to his old ways by favouring Andy and showing him no respect. Its not long before Adam loses it with his dad and storms off. John blames the fact that Adam's ego can't take it, but Moira warns her husband that its him with the ego and he needs to get over it before he loses Adam for good. After John's goading the day before, Adam tells Mia that he may have made the wrong decision about going back to the farm. She reminds him that her dad's job offer is still on the table, so Adam confronts over his behaviour and tells him that he's taking Declan's job. Furious and adamant his son is stabbing him in the back, John tells Adam he can't trust Declan and he'll soon regret his decision. The following day Adam over sleeps making him late for his first day at work, much to John's amusement, but Johns not amused when Adam insists that he won't be coming back to work on the farm any time soon job with Declan or not. Offering out an olive branch, John apologises for not waking him earlier and father and son are reconciled for the first time in a while. However, when Adam later returns home, he's put out to hear John wants rent money now his earning his own wage.Later in the week realising the lease on the farm is due for renewal, John tells Moira and Holly that he's going to ask Declan to extend it for another 15 years. Approaching Declan with the proposition, John's floored to find Declan has made plans to sell up. As he explains the potential new owners would want the business without any tenants, John turns on Adam, adamant that he was in on Declan's plan. Adam tries to deny any wrongdoing but puts his foot in it when he admits he showed a surveyor round. Sure of Adam's betrayal, John condemns Declan for using his son to do his dirty work but Declan insists that Adam knew nothing of his plans. However, after his dad has left, Adam learns that Mia knew about Declan's plan and storms out. Back at teh farm, John is mid-rant when Adam turns up. With emotions running high, Adam throws down some cash on the table to cover his rent, convinced this is all he's worth to his own family. Moira's furious with John for driving Adam away. Later in the pub, there's an air of hostility but in a bid to make peace, Declan ups his cash offer to John. Taking offence, John laughs off Declan's offer before launching at him. As John is forced to leave, Declan declares war. Shocked by whats going on Mia's furious with Declan for putting her in an awkward position with Adam and his family. Mia pleads with Adam not to let her dad's behaviour get in the way of their relationship, but he's unable to see how it's ever going to work. Later, Adam challenges Declan asking him if he only employed him to get at his dad. Declan says no, but Adam goes to Moira and tells her that he's fed up with the Maceys. Determined not to lose their home or the fight against Declan, John sets about making the tenancy side of their contract water-tight.
AMY SLEEPS WITH CAIN!
Amy starts the week flirting with David but soon has big responsibilities when she offers to run the B&B for the day. When Val and Pollard head out for the day, Amy offers to run the B&B in their absence. However, things dont go to plan when Alicia, unable to find the cash for Jacob's school trip, sees the petty cash tin left unattended and can't resist helping herself. Amy is mortified when she realises the money is missing and assumes it was taken by a guest she argued with earlier, but convinces herself that Val and Eric will think she's stolen from them and will throw her out. Amy pleads with David to help cover her mistake, and finally seeing her desperation, he replaces the missing money. Returning home Eric is pleased with Amy happy that all seems well at the B&B however Val sees the tension on Amy and David's faces and gets suspicious. After all of his recent support Amy delights in telling Victoria that she's sure David fancies her. Amy seeks every oppotunity to spend time with David and does her best to impress him when he dines at the restaurant for a council meeting. The following day Amy is all dressed up and looking forward to a night out with David and Leyla. After joining them in the pub, Amy invites herself along to their meal out but she's humiliated when she's refused service in the bar because she's underage so she storms out. David follows her and Amy tells him she's fed up of being patronised. She asks whether he wants to go out into town with her but he turns her down. Humiliated by David turning her down Amy leaves. Staggering down a country lane, Amy has a near-miss with a car. Cain's behind the wheel and he pulls over, furiously questioning what shes doing in the middle of the road. Laughing it off, Amy flirtatiously questions what Cain's doing working at such an hour and demands he take her home. As Cain pulls in to the garage, Amy refuses to get out and sets about seducing the village bad boy. Telling Cain that she is 19 Amy puts her hand on Cains leg make it clear what shes after. Convinced Amy is an adult and keen to get over Charity it's not long before Cain succumbs to Amy's charms!
LISA AND ZAK!
With Belle noticing the tension between her parents Zak and Lisa sit down to talk and Zak tells his wife that he loves but feels useless and thinks she'd be better off without him. With tension tight, Lisa calls Zak a coward for not being able to face up to what happened. Zak makes his excuses and leaves when Belle and Samson arrive home but Lisa's had enough of skirting round the issue and follows Zak before confronting him in a rage. Lisa's then left distraught when he walks off. Returning home Zak tries to make amends but Lisa is cut up and she's left questioning if they'll ever get over this. Belle is subdued by the constant arguments but Lisa's aware of the effect it's having on her and shows her appreciation with a hug. Zak also talks to Belle and insists he and Lisa not getting divorced. Later, Zak makes a heartfelt apology to his wife but Lisa admits she has something to tell him she's received a letter saying Derek has struck again and her case is being re-opened. Left reeling from receiving the letter about Derek, Lisa questions Zak's reluctance at her case being re-opened, convinced he's ashamed of her. Later when the news has sunk in, Zak insists his not ashamed of her and promises Lisa he'll be there for her every step of the way and shows his support by holding her tight.
AARON & JACKSON
Aaron and Jackson head to a restaurant, where Aaron's angered by the reactions of those around. However, when Jackson stands up for himself, Aaron's relieved. Relaxing in each other's company, Aaron and Jackson begin to enjoying themselves for the first time in months. The following day as Aaron and Jackson prepare to go to a football game together, they're joined by Hazel, Jerry, Chas, Rhona and a kitted-out Paddy. When they arrive at the ground, Jackson and Aaron are ushered into the disabled area while the others find their seats a little further back. Jerry's attempts to talk to Jackson are thwarted by a steward who won't allow him in due to health and safety, and Jackson is amused by Aaron's self control to keep calm.
Chas realises her break-up with Carl has made her more determined to make the partnership with Diane a success
Poor Noah gets caught in the crossfire of Cain's hatred towards Charity.
Debbie is angry when she finds out Cain has ripped off a customer
Rhona and Paddy agree to shack up together.
Alicia gloats about getting one up on Justin, but Andy lays down the law - distinctly unimpressed by Alicia's game-play
Alicia's given her final warning by Chas
CAIN & AMY!
Amy arrives in work late, full of apologies to Leyla for sleeping in. When David passes comment on how rough Amy looks, she boasts about spending the night with a sophisticated man. Concerned, David asks questions and pleased at his interest Amy has no qualms in hinting that she sleeping with someone. Later, Amy goes to Tug Ghyll to ask after her missing necklace, but Debbie's disgusted to realise what Amy is insinuating. Accosting her father, Debbie lets rip but Cain tries to play it cool, despite his clear embarrassment when he realises Amy's real age. When Amy later spots Cain locking up she's put out when he lays in to her for lying. Upset at his rejection Amy hurls insluts at Cain as he makes it clear he wants nothing more to do with her. David watches on mortified as Cain is quick to dismiss the young teen's affections. Heading to comfort her, Amy clearly enjoys David's attention. An embarrassed Cain hopes he can prevent anyone else finding out about his night with Amy but secrets never stay secret for long and Val soon finds out. Cain is left embarrassed and angry when Val rages at him The Woolpack.
Chas enjoys making life difficult for Alicia at work, instructing her to do the dirty work and reducing her shifts. With money tighter than ever, Alicia's worries about what to do spotting the keys to her Lelya's shop she comes up with a plan. Helping himself to the keys, Alicia unlocks the door and after slightly hesitating she heads in to the shop carry a large bag on her shoulder. After helping herself to her sisters stock Alicia guiltily makes a call to meet her 'buyer' for the final time. Opening her boot, there's a stash of fags and booze. Meanwhile back in the shop Leyla's concerned about the missing items and quizzes David, claiming there has to be an explanation David promises to do a stock check. When the figures don't add up, Leyla insists they call the police but David's hesitant, convinced it's an inside job. Leyla later summons a shocked Amy and accuses her of stealing but Amy vows she's innocent. As Amy insist to Leyla that shes innocent Alicia arrives but quickly makes her excuses to leave as Leyla continues to lay into Amy. Noticing Alicia's unease as she scurries away, David realises Leyla's accusing the wrong person. When Val hears of the accusations she asks Leyla whether she may have jumped the gun by accusing Amy, but can't hide her doubt either when she later questions Amy. Feeling sorry for Amy, David pays her a visit and leaves Amy overjoyed when he tells her he believes she's innocent. As Amy thanks him with a kiss David feels uneasy, and worries that Amy's getting a little too close. Determind to resolve the situation David drags Amy to the shop and asks Leyla to apologise to her. Sensing Leyla's reluctance, Amy starts to leave but she's stopped by Alicia, who confesses her crimes to a stunned Leyla. As Leyla listens on in shock Alicia tries to explain that she planned to put everything back. Alicia insists shes sorry but Leyla's heard enough and snaps,demanding Alicia pack her bags and leaves. However its clear she regrets her choice as she watches as her sister leaves with Jacob. The following morning Ryan's surprised when he comes downstairs to find Alicia and Jacob have moved in and eaten them out of house and home. Meanwhile, David warns Leyla not to go soft on Alicia when she defends her motives for stealing. Later in the pub, Andy is annoyed when Alicia admits that she was stealing from Leyla but refuses to apologise. Andy tells her that it's too soon for her to move in with him anyway and she knows she should do the right thing and say sorry.
Meanwhile David is frustrated when Leyla admits that she's thinking about apologising to Alicia.
KELLY,JIMMY & NICOLA
Determind to do his best to support them Jimmy offers to pay for Kelly and Elliot to stay at Marlon's. Jimmy later leaves Nicola more determined shes lost him when he tells her he'll be playing a part in Elliott's upbringing. Continuing to play games Kelly encourages Jimmy to go with his heart, confident in she's won him over. However, Jimmy decides to pay Nicola a visit and finds that she's suddenly more approachable and sympathetic. As the couple talk Nicola insists they'll get through this together and all Jimmy can do is force a smile of agreement. Confident shes won Jimmy over Kelly is put out when she finds out Jimmy hasn't ended his relationship with Nicola and resorts to playing the understanding other woman again. Upping her game Kelly arranges another outing with Jimmy however Carl's not impressed and warns Jimmy that he's playing with fire. Later, Carl calls Nicola and warns that she needs to up her game fast if she wants a chance of keeping him out of Kelly's clutches. Determind to fight for Jimmy Nicola angrily confronts Kelly and asks why she's trying to steal her husband. Kelly leaves Nicola heartbroken when she calmly asserts that she's not trying to steal him, she is stealing him. Later, when Jimmy and Kelly go for a stroll, she tells him with tales of how he proposed to her.As Kelly tells stories of happy times Jimmy is tempted when she leans in for a kiss, but quickly pulls away.. Later, Kelly shows up at Pear Tree and knowing this is her chance, tells him that he's the only man who's ever made her happy.This time when Kelly goes to kiss him, Jimmy is unable to resists and kisses her back. However Feeling torn, Jimmy pulls away from Kelly telling her that he knows he wouldn't have married someone he didn't love and can't turn his back on Nicola and Angelica. At the same time, Nicola is seething following her encounter with Kelly and resolves to find the cash to get rid of her once and for all. At Tall Trees, Kelly is upset when a fiercely determined Nicola marches in, tells her that she knows it's only money she's after and offers her £2,340 in cash to leave the village. Kelly is amused by by Nicolas obviously desperation and agrees to think about it. Later, Nicola is over the moon when Jimmy tells her that he wants to be a good husband and give their marriage a shot. As the reunited couple happily plan a trip away to reconnect Kelly arrives at the door and tearfully reveals that Nicola threatened her and tried to pay her off. As Nicola lashes out, Jimmy holds his wife back as Kelly hands the cash back and leaves, faking tears and upset. After Kelly leaves Nicola is devastated as Jimmy tells her that he needs to be with someone he can trust, not someone who schemes and plots behind his back. When Nicola arrives at Pear Tree to talk to Jimmy she makes matters worse when she reveals that Carl was involved in her plan to pay Kelly off. Full of remorse, Nicola assures Jimmy that she was doing what she felt was best for Angelica, but Jimmy reminds her Elliot is also his child. Later, Jimmy informs a smug Kelly that he's told Nicola he doesn't want to be with her as he can't be around someone who's lying and scheming. When Kelly and Jimmy go for a drink, Jimmy is still angry with Nicola and tells her that she owes Kelly an apology. The locals are gobsmacked as a broken Nicola bites her tongue and utters an apology to smug Kelly
UP AT THE FARM!
John is introducing the new farm hand, Alex, when Adam and Holly arrive home, Adam is obviously uncomfortable with his replacement at the farm.However Alex has the opposite effect on Hannah as swoons over the dinner table. As Alex tries to make small talk, Adam is put out by the new worker and jealous over his dad's instant approval of a stranger. Later Moira gets a shock when she discovers that Declan has offered to pay generous relocation expenses to John for leaving the farm. Shocked that John kept it from her Moira angrily confronts her husband about hiding Declan's offer.
With Jackson bored at home, Hazel encourages to arrange something nice for Aaron. At the pub later, Hazel is enjoying celebrating her birthday and Jackson manages to convince Hazel and Jerry that he's enjoying himself too, but Aaron notices his façade slip as Jackson struggles to paint on a smile. However, Aaron's later encouraged when Jackson invites him to go to a comedy gig with him the following night. The next night Jackson and Aaron happily head to the comedy gig, but their night takes a tragic turn when Aaron is forced to call an ambulance when Jackson starts to choke. Hazel arrives at the hospital with Jerry and is concerned to hear that Jackson has a chest infection. Knowing this is the last thing her son needs, Hazel breaks down and sobs in Aaron's arms
HANNAH IN LOVE!
New farm hand Alex makes an instant impression on Hannah and as the week progressing Alex proves a hit on the farm and enjoys making an impression on Hannah. Later in the week Hannah blushes as Alex flirts with her in front of Adam and Andy. When Alex is getting ready for a night out when Hannah pops into the caravan to give him a hot water bottle. As an embarrassed Hannah makes to leave, a shirtless Alex assures her that she doesn't have to go, knowing full well the effect he's having on her
Marlon's enthusiasm for the baby overwhelms Rhona and he pressurises her into allowing the baby to stay at his house for a few days a week
Paddy insists Rhona should be choosing the baby's name with Marlon.
Paddy is touched by Aaron's reaction to the news that the baby has Down's Syndrome
Hazel's thrilled when Jackson and Aaron arrange a birthday gathering in the pub and present her with Russell Watson tickets
Paddy gets very drunk at Hazel's birthday party.
Nikhil is peeved to find Jai and Charity in the pub after their lunch meeting. As they taunt him, Gennie realises that he's genuinely affected by their teasing.
While out on a walk with Nicola, Jimmy's thrown to see Kelly leaving the village shop with a child. As an anxious Nicola questions her motives for coming back Jimmy watches on in horror, pretending not to recognise her.Landing back on Bob's doorstep, Kelly introduces him to her son, Elliot. Stunned by Kelly's bombshell, Bob asks how long they plan to stay but typical Kelly is non-committal and avoids answering the question. Later Meeting up in secret, Kelly reveals to a shocked Jimmy that Elliot is his son. Unsure what to do next Jimmy visits his siblings and tells Carl and Scarlett that he and Kelly have a son together. Scarlett's completely bemused, but Carl's sceptical and tells Jimmy that he needs to demand a paternity test. Later, Jimmy arrives at Tall Trees with Carl by his side. Kelly sympathetically explains that a paternity test was the first thing he asked for when they started meeting up again. She then shows him the results, which indicate that Jimmy is Elliot's father. Still in the dark about Elliot Nicola confronts Kelly as to why she is back but Kelly insists shes only back in the village for Bob. Later after spending more time with Kelly Jimmy begins to beleive her claims of how close they had got again. The following day Rodney meets Kelly for a drink in the Woolie and asks who Elliot's father is. Kelly's is uneasy and Rodney starts to piece things together. Under pressure, Kelly is forced to admit that Elliot is Jimmy's son. When Nicola arrives at the pub, she's upset and angry to see Rodney so close to Kelly. Insisting they were just catching up, Rodney asks Nicola for a word in quiet but sensing an atmosphere, Nicola demands to know what's going on. Rodney is then forced to announce Jimmy is the father of Kelly's Son.. As the truth comes out, Nicola is devastated s to have her fears confirmed and quickly realises that Jimmy had been meeting Kelly behind her back. Jimmy's at a loss and can't answer any of her questions, but finding it too convenient, Nicola flies at Kelly before being shown the door by Chas. Nicola returns home and Jimmy soon turns up but Nicola refuses to talk to him and Rodney sends him packing. Jimmy turns back up at Tall Trees to see Kelly. He says that he doesn't know how he's going to be able to choose between his children, but Kelly claims that he was already planning to leave Nicola to start a new life with her and Elliot. Meanwhile, Carl tells Nicola that he's on her side and begs her to fight for Jimmy, revealing that he doesn't trust Kelly. Spurred on by Carl's words, Nicola pays Kelly a visit and defiantly promises to stand by her man until the bitter end. When Nicola leaves, Eve tells Kelly that she needs to show Nicola proof of her affair with Jimmy, but Kelly sheepishly admits that she made that bit up she just wanted Jimmy back so desperately and couldn't admit nothing happened. Eve is sympathetic and tells Kelly they will have to try harder!
CAMERON MOVES IN WITH DEBBIE!
Debbie asks Cameron to move in with her and Sarah and he's quick to accept. Debbie tells Andy in on her news, worried he will kick off. However, Andy is fine and says that if Debbie trusts Cameron, he's satisfied . When Debbie tells Cain that Cameron is moving in he is unimpressed and when he sees Cameron heading over with his bags and can't help but have a dig, but Cameron takes it in his stride.
ALICIA THE THIEF!
Jacob's is bursting with excitement as Alicia signs for a parcel from Justin. Alicia gets wound up about not being able to afford gifts like Justin's for Jacobs birthday gift. Later at the pub, Alicia invites Andy and Sarah to join them bowling for Jacob's birthday. Already feeling in financial competition with Justin Alicia's frustrated to have more financial pressure put upon her when Leyla tentatively questions when she'll be paying her rent. Soon afterwards, Jacob's getting increasingly excited about his birthday and, worried about her money woes, Alicia watches on in panic. Later, Jacob's in bed when Leyla and David are startled to hear a noise from the shop. Panicking, David refuses to go and investigate alone and they both grab something to defend themselves with. In the shop, an unidentified person is loading cartons of cigs and bottles of booze into a hold-all, but they manage to escape before David and Leyla open the door. Realising no-one is there, the pair burst out laughing at their makeshift weapons, unaware that outside the shop the thief is making a call to sell on the goods. The street light glows to reveal it's Alicia. When Alicia gives Jacob an expensive present for his birthday t Leyla and David are bemused and question where the money has come from. Alicia covers up for her crimes and claims that she's been saving for a while now, but Leyla and David don't seem convinced. Despite Leyla and Davids queries into Alicia's financial situation, Jacobs birthday goes really well. Following the birthday celebrations, Alicia and Andy start to relax in each other's company. When Alicia asks Andy whether he'd like to stay over, he's aware that she wants to take their relationship to the next level and agrees. On a nigh that her relationship with Andy has moved on a level Alicia is bought down to earth when Leyla discovers stock is missing and starts asking questions.
CHAS & DIANE GO INTO PARTNERSHIP!
With her heart set on her own pub, Chas is disheartened after a morning of viewing pubs in the area proves unsuccessful. Later, Diane tells Marlon that Chas has the drive and determination to make it as a landlady and, although she can't afford to lower the asking price, she admits there may be a solution after all. Asking Chas for if they cat talk, Diane reveals that she may have an answer to both of their problems and suggest going into business at the Woolpack together. Initially shocked Chas is over the moon and quickly agrees to Dianes plan.
AARON AND JACKSON!
After talking things through with Hazel and Aaron Jackson is feeling a little more positive as he promise to give life another go. Pleased at the change in Jackson Hazel and Aaron are positive about the future again. With everything out in the open, Hazel asks Jackson to always be honest and announces she's asked Joe to arrange for Jackson to go for a drink with other people in his situation.
Alicia and Andy share another kiss,
Kelly wins Marlon over by lending a hand in decorating the nursery
Belle railroads Leyla into giving her a paper round, lying about her age
Paddy's uneasy at Marlon's eagerness to decorate his nursery
.Carl is furious to discover that Chas now has a position of power at the pub,
Dermot buys Brenda and Pearl drinks - and puts them on Declan's tab
When a lamb dies at Butlers, John realises he's struggling to cope with running the farm without Adam. At the same time, Adam tells Moira about Declan's job offer. However, when he realises that his parents are struggling, he tells Declan he can't accept the job.
Zak and Lisa disagree over Belle's paper round job; and David wonders if Nikhil wants a running buddy.
JIMMY & KELLY
Worried about what Jimmy could be getting himself into Carl passes on a fake message from Kelly to Jimmy changing their meeting place. Later that day, Kelly waits at a café for Jimmy to show, getting anxious and watching the clock when Jimmy is late. As the door to the café opens, Kelly's put out when Carl take up a seat opposite and asks her to stay out of Jimmy's life. However, Carl is shocked when Kelly hints that she was already seeing Jimmy before the amnesia. Meanwhile at the same time, Jimmy is sitting alone in a bar in Hotten, angry that Kelly hasn't shown up as he'd expected. Later when Kelly is at home there's a knock at door and as she opens it to find Carl. Carl then resorts to physical tactics to encourage her to stay away, forcing her against a wall. However, Kelly's not threatened by Carl and coolly tells him that she will only walk way when Jimmy tells her too. Meanwhile back in the Village a heartbroken Nicola resorts to desperate measures and pleads with Jimmy to come home. Later Carl reminds Jimmy about Kelly's true colours and is pleased when Jimmy decides to move back in with Nicola and see the specialist again. Kelly then rings Jimmy and tells him that Carl went to her house and threatened her. Carl is shocked and insists to Jimmy that he didn't threaten her and was just trying to help. However, Jimmy is furious and they have a blazing row. Jimmy is adamant that he will still meet Kelly, but this time he'll tell Nicola. Carl begs him to reconsider, revealing that Kelly dropped a bombshell she and Jimmy were more than just friends. Jimmy is shocked to learn that he may have been having an affair with Kelly before his Amnesia. Scarlett is surprised that Jimmy is off work and tells Nicola that she thinks Jimmy and Carl have fallen out. Meanwhile, Jimmy visits Carl, desperate to know exactly what Kelly said. Carl insists that he can't trust Kelly and needs to forget about her and focus get his life back on track with Nicola. However Jimmy cant concentrate on his marriage and is determined to find out for sure whether he's been cheating or not. Later in the week Bob gets a shock when Kelly turns up claiming that Viv's death has brought her back to the village. Bob agrees to put Kelly up for a few nights. Aware that Bob wants to talk, Kelly leaves but insists she'll be back tomorrow telling Bob that there will be an extra person in tow!!! At the same time, Jimmy is telling Scarlett about Kelly's claims that they were having an affair before his accident. Later, Scarlett quizzes Carl and reveals that Kelly is back in the village. Carl worries that Jimmy gets his memory back before Nicola finds out.
With Faye seeking legal advice Nikhil is annoyed at Jai's reluctance to settle out of court. Taking matters into his own hands Nikhil offers Faye £10,000 to settle out of court and she smugly agrees. After accepting the offer Faye celebrates her settlement in the pub with Ryan and Cain, telling them both that it's time for her to move on. The next day Faye tells Ryan that she's leaving the village that day and asks him to move abroad with her. However, Ryan admits that he's settled and wants to stay in the village. Faye accepts that she must respect Ryans wishes and cut the apron strings. Giving Ryan her car keys and a cheque, Faye heads out of the village to start a new life.
AARON AND JACKSON
When Jerry asks Jackson to be Josh's godfather Jackson seems to be put out rather than pleased. Jackson then questions his dad's motives for asking him, but Jerry reassures his son that his asking him out of admiration not pity. His heartfelt words mean a lot to Jackson, but he stubbornly remains adamant that he doesn't want to be Josh's godfather. When Aaron finds out he accuses Jackson of being selfish and of turning his back on Jerry. When a stressed out Hazel cant take much more an emotional outburst from his mum prompts Jackson to rethink and he decide that he would like to be Josh's godfather after all. Determined to make it the perfect day and give Jackson something positive to focus on Hazel plans Josh's christening with military precision. Aware the day has been manufactured around him, Jackson decides that he can't go through with it. Fed up of Jacksons moods Aaron gets annoyed with Jackson and in a moment of madness a frustrated Aaron takes control & picks Jackson up, ready to drag him to the christening. Realising that he must respect Jackons wishing, Aaron stops and as his actions sink in, Aaron is forced to admit to Jackson that he and Hazel have seen his diary. As Jackson struggles to come to terms with Aaron and Hazel's admission he is frustrated to realise that he has no control over anything.Jackson angrily insists that Aaron leaves. Later, Jerry arrives at Dale Head with Josh its clear to see Josh's love for his older brother. Jackson is agonised seeing all of the care and effort that everyone is putting into helping him. After realising how much people love and care for him Jackson starts to open up and finally agrees to try to be more positive.
DEBBIE & CAMERON.
When Chas asks Debbie why she won't try to make a go of things with Cameron. Debbie reveals that leaving Cameron so he could sort his marriage out was the hardest thing she's ever done, and she doesn't want more heartache. However, Chas points out that Cameron has chosen to leave his wife because he loves Debbie and urges Debbie to give him a chance. Following her chat with Chas, Debbie decides to follow her heart and agrees to spend the evening with Cameron After getting rid of Cain for the evening Debbie tells Cameron that it can't work because she knows that he'll cheat again. When Cameron insists he won't, Debbie agrees to his idea of giving him a trial to prove it to her and they embrace. After spending the night with Cameron, Debbie ushers a reluctant Cameron out explaining that she's protecting Sarah and doesnt want her getting confused. Later, Cain is put out when Debbie warns him she will kick him out if he gives her a hard time about Cameron. Keen to get on with Cain for Debbies sake, Cameron pulls up in his truck near the garage for a word with Cain When Cameron asks him if he can buy him a pint sometime, Cain just walks off. As Cameron drives off he accidentally knocks Cain's wing mirror off. Later, Debbie is at home when Cain returns,angry that Cameron has damaged his car. However, Debbie warns Cain that she won't let him ruin her relationship with Cameron.
CAIN AND RYAN
After Debbie asks him to make himself scarce so she can spend the night in with Cameron, Cain invites Ryan on a night out. Ryan is suspicious when Cain takes him to a posh bar and is annoyed when he discovers that Cain has stolen the keys to a posh car from the bar, keen to make some cash. Ryan is adamant he doesn't want any involvement telling Cain that there's no way he's going back to prison. However Ryan is already involved and Cain continues with his plan The following day Ryan reluctantly accepts payment from Cain for his actions the night before.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES....
Jai refuses to lend Charity money for Chas
Belle becomes Lisa's tower of strength in her hour of need;
Debbie's mortified at Cain's one night stand;
Cain offers Chas the money to buy the pub but she refuses
Jai agrees to give Roz a trial working at the factory but refuses Holly.
Alicia resents not being able to treat herself and Jacob
Adam is intrigued when Declan offers him a more permanent role at the estate
Adam and Mia arrive at Home Farm and interrupt Ella, Declan, Charity and Jai sharing a drink. In a private moment, Ella suggests to Declan that he's only offered Adam a job to get one over John, but Declan thinks he could be useful to have around.
Also, Chas lends a hand behind the bar when Diane finds herself short-staffed and enjoys seeing Carl squirm when he arrives for a drink
Alicia lashes out at Leyla when she buys Jacob a jumper. Insisting that she's perfectly capable of lavishing her son with gifts, Alicia storms off, frustrated that she can't actually afford to. Put out by her sister's harsh words, Leyla turns to David for support but he tries his best to remain neutral, reluctant to fuel the fire
Chas is touched by Diane's genuine words of encouragement to run a pub.
ZAK CONFRONTS DEREK!
Lisa is devastated when the police arrive at Wishing Well and inform Lisa that there's not enough evidence to go to court, so the investigation into Derek is closed. As the police leave Zak is furious that there's no chance of getting justice for his wife. As Lisa heads to work, Zak broods and furiously storms towards the van determined to hunt down Derek. Worried about what his dad will do Sam alerts Lisa to Zak's behaviour and she races to Derek's house, where an irate Zak is banging on the door screaming threats. A terrified Derek bolts the door, but it's not enough as Zak kicks down the back door and confronts him. As Derek and Zak's argue, Lisa rushes up to the house and interrupts just as Zak's about to beat up Derek. As Lisa begs him to stop, Zak holds back. However, when Derek thanks Lisa for saving him, she sees red. Derek then insists that what happened was consensual and Lisa turns on him, telling him that she's going nowhere until he admits he's a rapist. Derek is in denial as Lisa emotionally relives the attack and challenges him to see what he's done to her. When Derek still can't admit it, Lisa tells him that she'll never forgive him for what he's put her and her family through and warns that he'll get what's coming to him. Later, back at home, Lisa's angry that Zak went after Derek and tells her husband that he's let her down. After breaking his promise to Lisa over Derek Zak worries that Lisa will never forgive him.
JACKSON WANTS TO DIE!
Waking up together, Aaron tries to feed Jackson breakfast, but it's clear that Jackson is uncomfortable, however Aaron remains upbeat and in love. When Jackson arrives home, Hazel senses that all is not well and later asks Aaron what happened explaining Jackson's been in a foul mood all day. When Aaron insists he's done nothing wrong, Hazel worries that Jackson may have had a change of heart about his relationship with Aaron. Aaron begins to realise something wrong with Jackson, when he asks if he can stay over and Jackson is reluctant. Following fresh tension with Jackson, Aaron turns to his mum, telling Chas that getting back with Jackson seems to have made things worse between them. Later, Chas approaches Jackson and airs her concerns. Jackson explains that he's only letting Aaron see how hard their future will be, but Chas brands him selfish saying that he's giving Aaron nothing back and waiting for the relationship to fail leaving Hazel and Jackson thrown by her outburst. When Aaron hears about Chas's outburst he is annoyed to learn that she has been interfering and is put out when he gets an unenthusiastic welcome from Hazel and Jackson. Aaron tells Jackson that he's talking to his camera too often and should be confiding in him instead.When Hazel, Jerry and Jackson later head off to a hospital appointment in the ambulance, Aaron lets himself into Dale Head and finds the laptop. Aaron watches as Jackson opens up about his true feelings and he's shocked and devastated to the core when he hears Jackson say he wants to die. In The Woolie, worried and upset Aaron tells Hazel that he's seen Jacksons diary. Hazel snaps at Aaron for prying but he urges her to listen to him. Hazel refuses to discuss it, but Aaron begs her to at least watch the diaries herself and she reluctantly agrees. Later, Aaron and Jackson return home just as Hazel is replacing the laptop. Hazel pretends to be upbeat but a look passes between her and Aaron and it's clear she has watched and heard her sons heartbreaking wish. Hazel is determined to show Jackson that life is worth living and tries to boost his outlook. She and Aaron talk to Joe, who reminds them that it's inevitable Jackson will have up and down days. Keen to make her son feel he still has a purpose Hazel encourages Bob to ask Jackson for his advice on the plans for the café. Aaron urges Hazel to consider confronting Jackson and admitting they have seen his diary but Hazel refuses, insisting she'll find another way to get through to her son.
VAL AND ERIC APPROVED!
Amy, Pollard and Val nervously go to the council offices for the Foster hearing. As Pollard and Val are questioned, they're clearly trying their very best to impress the panel. When they adjourn, Amy's worried to hear Val's confession that she may have run off at the mouth. Anxious, they wait to be called back for the panel's decision. Despite their worries, Amy and the Pollards are over joyed when the panel approve them as suitable foster parents for Amy.
JIMMY AND KELLY!
Everyone's stunned but pleased when Jimmy suddenly remembers something about Tom and Charity. Later, Jimmy's confused when he gets a call from a woman who claims to know him. She doesn't give her name and Jimmy doesn't recognise her voice, so hands the phone to Carl, but the caller quickly hangs up. When Jimmy takes some paperwork up to the Sharmas' factory he is approached by Kelly approaches who says she's sorry. Jimmy is baffled and Kelly is worried as she realises that he doesn't know who she is. Kelly asks if he remembers anything about the last time they met but Jimmy assures her that he doesn't, revealing he's lost his memory. Shocked but relieved that Jimmy cant remember it was her who assaulted him, Kelly tells Jimmy that she was once the love of his life. Jimmy asks Kelly to tell him more, but sensing an opportunity, she leaves with a promise to be back. Later, Jimmy reveals all to Carl, who's immediately wary, telling Jimmy that Kelly must have been involved in what happened to him. Carl is worried when he finds Jimmy tearing himself apart, questioning whether he's the kind of man who would cheat on his wife. Jimmy nervously wonders why he feels so distant from Nicola and despite Carl's assurances that they were solid and happy Jimmy continues to worry. When Jimmy decides he needs to contact Kelly, he gets out her address and both he and Carl are both are concerned when they realise she's living in Peterborough. As Carl worries about Jimmy's obsession with Kelly he vows to help his brother remember before he makes the biggest mistake of his life. Against Carls advice Jimmy arranges to meet with Kelly Jimmy convinced that she holds the key to his lost memory. When Nicola asks him to take Angelica to nursery at the same time as his scheduled meeting, Jimmy quickly claims that he has to go out on a job and Carl covers him. Later, Jimmy insists to Carl that his guilt at lying to Nicola will be worth it if Kelly can help restore his memory. Carl tells Jimmy more about his history with Kelly and what she is capable of, but fails to change Jimmy's mind about meeting her.
Chas is gutted when the bank refuses to lend her the money for the pub
Adam tells John to stuff his job
Diane warns Val that she'll have her work cut out for her with Amy
John is annoyed to learn that Declan has offered Adam some work at Home Farm
Amy is enjoying flirting with David in the shop
Alicia decides that she's had enough of Justin's underhand tactics for winning Jacob's affections
Declan tells Rodney and Nicola that he's putting their house on the market and offering them first refusal to buy it. They're horrified and insist they're not in a position to buy. With a fixed smile, Declan admits it's a shame but he'll have to advertise the house on the market, insisting it's not personal, but he needs the capital.
Stressed Alicia snaps at Diane in the pub
Amy continues to feel attracted to David.
Sam agrees to go and look after Alice's mum who is unwell
Charity tries to find the right moment to ask Jai to invest in the pub, with Chas's encouragement.
AARON AND JACKSON
When Arron comes out of the pub laughing with Flynn, he is thrown to see Jackson. As Aaron goes quiet, Flynn tells him he is a good listener, and Aaron is grateful for the offer. Flynn then casually suggests going back to his place, but aware Flynn wants to take things further, Aaron makes his excuses, torn between Jackson and Flynn. The next day Jackson picks up a new wheelchair and Hazel optimistically hopes that it will give him a new level of independence and a fresh start. Later, when Gerry visits Jackson tells him the truth about the situation between him and Aaron giving Gerry more reason to dislike Aaron. Meanwhile on a date with Flynn, Aaron admits to him that he can't stop thinking about Jackson and is struggling to make sense of his feelings. Flynn tells Aaron that he is disappointed but pleased he has finally been honest with him. Later, Aaron arrives at Jackson's and asks him to be honest with him. Although Jackson begs him not to do this, Aaron says that he can't just turn his feelings off and he never stops thinking about him. He asserts that he has always told him to tell the truth and will do so now. He then says: "I love you.
Jackson is thrown that Aaron has finally said the three words he's waited so long to hear and Aaron assures him that he's not going anywhere this time. Aaron assures Jackson that they're going to get through this together and he isn't with him out of sympathy. Heading to the Woolie, Aaron and Jackson tell everyone they're back on for good, but Paddy and Chas are worried. Aaron assures Paddy and Chas that his reunion with Jackson is what he really wants and he finally knows what love is.
Its Jimmys birthday and Nicola is struggling to cope with Jimmy still missing. When there's a knock at the door, she hopes that Jimmy has returned to spend it with his family. However, her hopes are dashed when Rodney enters the room with a police officer. Nicola's heart sinks as the officer confirms the blood they found in the van was Jimmy's. As Nicola worries about her husband the police then return and tell her and Carl that a man meeting Jimmy's description is being treated in a hospital in Nottingham. Not being able to give them any more information, the police request that they visit the hospital as soon as possible. Nicola worries about her husband but Carl is sure that Jimmy is OK. Arriving at the hospital Nicola and Carl are overcome with relief at the hospital when they're assured that Jimmy is going to live. However, they're both stunned to discover he has acute amnesia as a result of a head injury and he remembers nothing about who he is or what happened to him. Despite the diagnosis, Nicola is confident that she can trigger his memory, but is left devastated when she's reunited with her husband and he has no clue about who she is and flinches at her touch.Nicola tries to get though to Jimmy and explains how much she loves him, but she's left bereft when Jimmy insists she's a stranger to him. When Nicola shows Jimmy a photo of Angel she is heartbroken when he fails recognise their daughter. When Nicola tells Jimmy she is taking him home he is terrified so Nicola agree to wait another day. Nicola is crushed and finally crumbles in the hospital corridor crying that she's lost him again. The following day Jimmy arrives home and everyone is saddened to realise the Jimmy they knew has gone when he doesn't recognise any of them and he doesn't have the same sense of humour. After giving him a guided tour of his house, Nicola is crushed when Jimmy doesn't feel comfortable sleeping in the same bed as her and goes upstairs alone. Frightened and confused, Jimmy feels so alone.
CHARITY AND CAIN!
While in the Woolie, Cain takes the oppotunity to steal Nikhil's keys and later that night lets himself into Holdgate Farm. Charity awakens with a start to find Cain looming over her. She demands to know what he is doing and there is sexual tension between the pair until Jai bursts in. As Charity tells Jai about Cains unexpected visit, Cain is amused to see doubt in Jai's face and realises that he doesn't seem to trust Charity. Before leaving, Cain tells Charity that he will see her soon. The following day is Noahs birthday and there's tension in the air when Cain arrives at his party with a big present. Later, in the pub, Charity tells Cain that she is over him and if he wants her to prove it, she will. She then heads back over to Jai kisses him and asks him to take her home for an early night. Giving Cain a defiant look, Charity and Jai leave together. Outside the pub, Jai questions what is going on and Charity tells him not to ask too many questions all he has to do is take her home and make the most of it. The next day Debbie is angry with her mum over her fling with Jai and insists that Cain is sorry and wants her back. Charity then confronts Cain and makes it clear he stands no chance of winning her back, telling him that next time he decides to break into Holdgate, he should know she'll be in Jai's room. Cain is left bubbling with anger as his jealousy builds. With Cain already on the verge of flipping out, Faye dosent help
and winds Cain up further when she moans about having to see Jai and Charity all over each other constantly. Cain later confronts Charity outside Holdgate and tells her she'll never be happy because he won't let her be. As he leaves, Charity's defiance slips as she realises Cain means every word. Charity is in bed with Jai when she receives a text from Cain and realises he is outside. Looking out of the window, she reveals she's wearing something skimpy and gets back into bed. Later, Cain warns her that as long as she's with Jai, he'll be everywhere she looks and questions whether it's worth it. When Cain catches up with Jai later in the day he leaves Jai thrown when he tells him about Charity's seedy past as a prostitute,telling Jai exactly how low Charity is prepared to go for cash.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES
Zak admits to Debbie that he is not sure how to be there for Lisa,
Alicia goes on a date with Andy.
Adam's fed up when John refuses to give him more responsibility,
Rhona, Paddy and Marlon go for a heart scan of the baby.
Debbie rejects Cameron when he arrives in the village and says that he's left his wife and kids for her,
Marlon, Paddy and Rhona are relieved when the scan proves the baby's heart is okay.
Debbie is forced to fight temptation when Cameron invites her for dinner
John is fuming when Adam clocks off early to help Declan out at Home Farm
Val and Amy bulldoze David and Leyla into giving Amy a job in the shop.
Alicia and Andy are both pleased that their second attempt at dinner went well
Faye and Jai continue to argue and when he calls her jealous and desperate, she slaps him and he fires her on the spot;
Paddy, Marlon and Rhona are positive about the challenges that lie ahead as they plan to attend a support group
Amy is hopeful that Val will be able to keep her in the village when she reveals the foster care hearing is next week;
Nikhil worries that Faye has grounds for unfair dismissal.
Jai confronts Charity over her past as a prostitute and she explains that, while she's not proud of her past, it is history and Cain's only told him in a desperate attempt to split them up and Jai's falling for it. Later, Charity confronts Cain and Thanks him telling him that her and Jai have no more secrets, so there's nothing more he can do. As Charity and Jai drink to putting the past behind them, an irate Cain tells Nikhil that he needs to have a word with his brother or he'll suffer the consequences. Trapping a terrified Nikhil in the factory, Cain ties him up and then leaves him bound and gagged in a bin. Nikhil is furious after his night in a bin and angrily tells his brother he needs to sort out the situation with Cain once and for all. A Fuming, Jai confronts Cain telling him that he'll never get Charity back regardless of who he bullies. Jai then offers Cain money to stay away, but Cain rejects the offer. The following day Cain accosts Charity on her way to work and tells her that Jai tried to pay him off. A furious Charity lays into Jai, claiming that she can't be bought and sold and if he goes behind her back like that again, it's over. Later, in the Woolie Charity publicly humiliates Cain when she tells him that Jai is a real man unlike him. The next day at Holdgate, Charity is thrilled when she receives a delivery of another new dress with a note telling her a time and place to meet at a hotel. Arriving in the hotel room, Charity is expecting Jai but gets a shock when she finds Cain's waiting for her. In the room Cain grabs Charity telling her that she's made her point with Jai but it's time to come home. At the same time, Jai has returned from his meeting, furious to have been stood up, unaware that Cain set up the fake meeting. Jai is baffled when Chas asks him why he's in the office when Charity's waiting for him in a hotel room. As Chas realises what's happened and that Cain is involved Chas and Jai race to the hotel. Back in the room, Cain snaps and throws Charity onto the bed, pressing a pillow over her face. Holding it over her face for a few seconds Cain eventually lets her go, leaving both Cain & Charity devastated at how bad things have become. Cain begs Charity to give him another chance, but she rejects him. When Chas and Jai arrive at the hotel Charity leaves with them leaving Cain alone. Cain is heartbroken as he realises that he has lost Charity for good this time. When Jai later tells Cain to stay away from Charity and that it's his last warning he is unnerved when Cain tells him that he can have Charity. And when Debbie questions Cain about his behaviour he makes it clear its far from over.
Still unable to remember Jimmy tells Carl that he fears he's upsetting Nicola, who keeps telling him what his favourite shirt is or his favourite food, only for it to mean nothing to him. When they head to the church, in the hope of triggering some memories Jimmy is bitterly disappointed that it doesn't help him remember his wedding or anything else.When Jimmy & Nicola, later go for a meal but when Nicola tells him about her court case for biting a child, Jimmy feels increasingly uncomfortable in her company and can't return her affectionate gestures. Later, Jimmy confesses to Carl that he doesnt love Nicola. Jimmy tells Carl that he's seen the evidence and knows he must have loved Nicola once, but he can't for the life of him understand why. As Carl urges him to give it time, Jimmy resolves to tell Nicola the truth about how he feels. When Jimmy in the pub meeting more of the villagers he becomes increasingly aware of the amount of history he's missing. He's just starting to enjoy himself when Nicola arrives and drags him away, telling him she's made him lunch. When Nicola serves up his 'favourite' dinner and leans in for a kiss, Jimmy finally flips telling her that he doesn't feel the same and can't be around her at the moment. Jimmy kisses her on the cheek says goodbye and leaves, leaving Nicola broken hearted. Nicola visits Jimmy at the office, and begs him not to give up on her and Angelica. Moved by her heartfelt words, Jimmy books a hypnotherapy appointment to try to help uncover his memories. Later, Nicola is confused to discover that Jimmy was withdrawing substantial amounts of money every time he went to Peterborough. When Jimmy attends his first session he is disappointed when his hypnotherapy triggers no important memories. Jimmy is further frustrated when Nicola confronts him over the cash withdrawals he fails to remember a thing about them.
AARON & JACKSON!
Aaron is happy that he and Jackson are back on track and despite Jerry's scepticism, both he and Hazel are pleased their son is getting on with life. However when Aaron suggests staying over but Jackson hides his feelings as he reckons it's not a good idea. Later Aaron tells Paddy that he just wants to have a relationship with his boyfriend and heads over to Dale Head to tell Jackson he'll pick him up later. Arriving at Smithy Cottage, Jackson sees Aaron's bed laid out in the front room and embarrassed Jackson claims that it's awkward and he wants to go home. Aaron tells Jackson that all he wants is to spend one night in the same bed and Jackson hesitantly agrees.
LISA & ZAK
Lisa faces her first day back at work in the factory and insists everyone carries on as normal. Later when Zak admits to Lisa that he can't stop thinking about her and Derek Lisa tells him they have to be strong and not let Derek come between them. Encouraging Zak to confide in her whenever he needs to, she invites him to put his arm around her. Zak does so but is clearly uncomfortable, and quickly finds an excuse to get away
Debbie is surprised at Andy's new relationship with Alicia
Jai offers Gennie a job as Nikhil's PA
Cain urges Faye to go ahead with a tribunal for unfair dismissal;
Rhona, Paddy and Marlon go to the support group meeting
Alicia refuses to accept a loan from Andy because she doesn't want to look like a gold-digger
John resents the time that Adam's spending with Declan and Mia
Chas is intrigued by the idea of buying the pub.
Alicia is annoyed when Andy goes behind her back by recommending her for a receptionist job at the vets
Chas approaches Diane about buying the pub
Declan brings a surveyor to look around Butlers and asks Adam to keep the visit a secret from John.
Chas forges ahead with her plans to buy the pub
LISA SPEAKS OUT!
Lisa continues to struggle as she works along side Derek and it sickens her as he gets closer to the factory girls, especially Lizzie. Worried abut her friend Lisa finds it hard to hide her fears for Lizzie as she gets closer to Derek. When Nikhil mentions that he has some overtime available later that week Lisa is appalled to witness Derek and Lizzie both sign up for it Lisa worries even more when Lizzie admits to Lisa that she fancies Derek but unable to tell Lizzie the whole truth, Lisa can't warn her friend off. Catching up with Derek, Lizzie asks why things are so strained between him and Lisa and Derek blames it on him rebuffing Lisa when she got too keen on him. Worried for her friend, Lisa warns Derek to stay away from Lizzie. and gets a shock when Derek replies that she's overstepped the mark just because they had a fling but she doesn't get to tell him who to talk to.
Sick of Lisas moods Lizzie accuses her of petty jealousy when she makes a cutting remark. Unable to reveal the truth, Lisa leaves. Lisa layer asks Lizzie for a word and, assuming she is going to apologise, Lizzie agrees. Lisa summons her strength and explains that Lizzie needs to stay away from Derek. Lizzie is sure that Lisa is jealous and doesn't understand why she's being like this. When Derek steps in to defend Lizzie, Lisa snaps and blurts out what he did to her. As everyone struggles to take in what Lisa has said, Derek insists that she is a woman scorned and that they had an affair. However, Chas speaks up and assures everyone that this isn't something Lisa would lie about. Unsure what to do with Derek, Jai and Nikhil take him into their office and send everybody else home. Furious at the way he is being treated, Derek begs them to believe Lisa is lying, but Jai has no sympathy. Arriving home to Wishing Well, Lisa draws all the strength she has and explains to Zak what happened with Derek. Zak is devastated at the thought of what his wife has been through and that she didn't confide in him. Zak admits that he wants to confront Derek but Lisa insists that violence is not the answer. Lisa sees Zak is struggling with his anger and asks him to promise not to take the law into his own hands. Convincing him that the police need to deal with it once she has spoken to Belle and Sam. Later that morning, the factory girls are incredulous when Derek walk in ready for work like nothing has happen and Jai and Nikhil tell him to leave. At the police station, Lisa is drained as she finishes her statement and Zak is struggling to control his emotions as the police officer explains what will happen next..
With no word from Jimmy, Nicola decides to call the police and report him missing. At the same time, Carl answers the office phone and when a female caller asks for Jimmy, he questions who it is but the line goes dead. Carl doesn't tell Nicola, but takes the call as confirmation that Jimmy is having an affair. When Nicola later accuses Carl of hiding things from her he tells her about the call from the mystery woman and his suspicions that Jimmy maybe having an affair. The following day Jimmy's disappearance is really starting to scare Nicola, and she refuses to believe that he could be having an affair. However, when Declan suggests that she should check her bank account, Nicola is upset to find that Jimmy withdrew £500 when he got to Peterborough. Over at the office, Eve answers the phone and a mysterious woman asks her to tell Jimmy that she is sorry. Eve convinces Carl to tell Nicola about the calls and Nicola is both angry and alarmed that another woman may be involved. Carl then gets a visit from the police, who tell him that Jimmy's van was found in Peterborough with traces of blood found inside but no sign of Jimmy. Worried Nicola and Carl agree to head to Peterborough together. When Nicola and Carl talk to the Peterborough police, Nicola wonders if they can be certain it is Jimmy's blood and the officer tells her they have carried out tests and will know in a few days. He asks them to look at the van and, while the police show photos of Jimmy to passers-by, Nicola insists to Carl that she won't give up looking.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES
Tensions rise when Rhona, Paddy and Marlon attend their first baby yoga class
Cain tells Charity that she knows where he is when she gets bored of Jai
Andy asks Alicia to pick Sarah up from school.
Charity arrives to collect her car from the garage and aware of Cain's prying eyes, she lets him see the sexy underwear she has treated herself to. Angry, Cain strides off home and vents his rage in front of Debbie and the kids. His mood only worsens when he hears about Lisa's ordeal.
Aaron takes a phone call from Flynn and when Aaron and Jackson have a drink at the Woolie Jackson is awkward when he is forced to admit to Aaron that he hasn't told his dad they are no longer together. Aaron then mentions his date with Flynn and checks Jackson's still fine with it. Jackson insists he is, but he struggles to hide his true feelings.
NO EMMERDALE WEDS THIS WEEK BUT HOUR LONG EP ON TUESDAY
AARON AND JACKSON
Worried about her son, Hazel asks Jackson if he's really okay about Aaron seeing someone else and he assures her that he's fine. When Hazel later sees Chas, she asks her if she knows about Aaron and Flynn. Chas confirms that she does and that she encouraged it. Hazel can't believe that Chas is being so insensitive towards Jackson. Chas tells Hazel that the this isn't easy for anyone and Hazel has to accept that life has to go on. Later that evening, Hazel's heartbroken when she overhears Jackson making a video diary entry masking his true hurt about Aaron and Flynn. Out on a date with Flynn, Jackson on his mind, and Aaron cant help but be distant and abrupt with Flynn. Flynn asks Aaron why he's not the guy he met the other day. When Aaron can't bring himself to tell the truth, Flynn leaves, telling Aaron he has his number if he wants to be honest. The next day, Flynn visits Aaron at the garage and arranges to meet later in the pub so they can talk. Worried that Jackson would be upset if he saw them together, Aaron tells Jackson that he's invited Flynn for a drink. Jackson is thrown but covers by agreeing to join them for a pint. As Aaron and Flynn share a drink in the pub it looks like Jackson isn't coming and Flynn suggests they should go into town. Flynn spots the bus approaching and urges Aaron to hurry. preparing to run for the bus Aaron spots Jackson and Hazel coming up the road, Aaron is faced with a choice. Jackson's heart then breaks as he sees Aaron turn and follow Flynn. The next day Aaron confides in Chas telling her he feels guilty for ignoring Jackson when he saw him in the street last night. Chas tries to reassure and Aaron and tells him not to beat himself up, but it's clear that Aaron is feeling confused and guilty. Aaron later visits Jackson and attempts to apologise, but Jackson insists that it's fine. As Aaron heads out and goes for a drink, Jackson is left at home hurt and upset. The following day Aaron's thrown when Flynn leaves him a guarded message claiming that he'll be out of town for a while. Later, when Aaron visits Jackson apologises to Aaron for pushing him so hard and admits that he's been a bit of an idiot about the whole situation. Aaron confesses that he doesn't reckon anything will come of him and Flynn, and suggests that they should watch a DVD. Leaving Jackson secretly chuffed that Aaron still wants to spend time with him.
CAIN SLEEPS WITH FAYE
Charity is shocked but over joyed when Jai buys her a flash new car, but Cain is unimpressed. Later Cain and Faye are annoyed when Charity and Jai plan a business trip away in Leeds. Fed up with her parents behaviour Debbie tells Cain a few home truths and asks why he won't give Charity a reason to stay with him rather pushing her away. Cain takes Debbie advice and decides to trust Charity. At the same time, Charity congratulates Jai on his cunning when he tells her that he's only booked one room for the night. . As Jai tells her that she can do better than Cain, the sexual tension between them is palpable and he challenges her to tell him she isn't tempted. Charity then tells Jai that, despite Cain's obvious flaws, she loves him and can't cheat on him. Jai finally backs down and tries to get another room, but the hotel is fully booked. Deciding to check out but still have a night out together, Charity and Jai agree to just be friends and head off for a night on the tiles. A short time later, Cain arrives at the hotel with champagne and flowers and asks the receptionist which room Charity is in. He's then informed that Jai Sharma was booked into a suite but he and the young lady checked out. Back at the village, Faye consoles a furious Cain and, as they head back to hers, they stop and kiss. Cain is determined to get back at Charity, while Faye is aware of what he is up to and has her own motives. Back at Tennant's Cottage, they kiss passionately on the sofa. Charity and Debbie then see Cain leaving Faye's and giving her a goodbye kiss. Charity immediately realises what's going on and she slaps Faye before screaming at Cain. Heading home, Charity locks Cain out before packing a bag. With Cain gone, she tells Debbie that cant beleive she turned down Jai for a man who is ready to betray her so easily.. Later, Cain is stunned when Charity explains that she didn't sleep with Jai and she never would have. She then tells him that she hopes sleeping with Faye was worth it as their relationship is now over for good. Cain insists that suits him fine, but as he watches Charity walk away you can see that Cain is upset.
Eric is not amused when Amy goes missing all day and is angry when she is found snogging a boy in his car with Victoria and Hannah in tow. Ad Eric tries to discipline her, Amy is remorseless and heads to bed leaving Eric wondering how much more he can take. Val puts on a brave face but it's clear that her determination to laugh Amy's antics off is wearing thin. Val and Pollard read the riot act to Amy telling her, her behaviour needs to change, and when she overhears Moira saying that she's a bad influence on Hannah, Amy goes AWOL. David and Leyla then catch Amy arguing with a bouncer having been thrown out of a bar and escort her home. Val is furious and asks why they should care about her when she clearly doesn't care about them. Amy begs them to give her another chance, but Val thinks they should face facts its not going to work. Worried that she will be sent back to the childrens home Amy tells David that she has messed up and needs his help to make things right. Seeing a flash of vulnerability, David says that he has an idea of how to help. Amy writes a list of ground rules that she promises to stick to and gives them to Val and Eric asking them to give her one last chance to prove herself.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES
Alicia tells Leyla that she fears Jacob will decide he wants to live with Justin because he has more money for treats and is grateful when Leyla gives her the money to take Jacob bowling.
Prior goes over Andy's statement with him & Andy is disappointed to still feel like the prime suspect
Moira is unimpressed with Hannah's drinking;
Mia agrees to have lunch with Adam
Jimmy's odd mood begins to cause concern
Carl tells Andy that there was information left out of his statement.
Val urges Diane to seize the day and tell Doug how she really feels before it is too late but before she gets the chance, Doug admits that he has taken her advice, seized the day and he and Hilary are going on a cruise. Adding that if that goes well he is going to move back in with her. Devastated, Diane forces some words of congratulations and holds back her tears.
Amy thanks David for his help with Val and Eric..
Rhona is desperate for Marlon to have a fling with Stephanie so that she can enjoy some time alone with Paddy and comes up with a plan to set them up.
Henshall is pleased when Andy has an outburst in the pub,
KATIE THE HOSTAGE
When Andy hears that Katie and Nick are having dinner at the B&B, he invites Alicia out for a meal there as friends. Katie struggles to relax with Andy there and an angry Nick goes over to confront him. Nick completely loses his cool and shocks Katie and the other diners when he bangs Andy's head against the table, warning him to leave now and enjoy his freedom while he has it. When Nick finds out that a council security camera covers the entrance to the shop where he bought the phone that was used for the prank calls he panics.Desperate to get away from the situation Nick asks Katie to go away with him on a short break and she agrees, thinking it'll do her good to get away from the village. When they stop at Nicks house en-route, Katie is disturbed to discover some press clippings detailing that Nick's first wife died in an arson attack. Katie is unaware as Nick walks in behind her and sees she's found the articles. Katie tries to hide her panic as she puts the cuttings away, but when she tries to talk to Nick about it she's scared when Nick stops her going back in the drawer. Katie is shocked by Nicks anger as he desperately tries to hide the cuttings away. Katie then notices her bracelet that was stolen during the robbery, and as Nick locks the door, the penny finally drops and Katie realises that Nick was behind the fire. At the same time, Prior has discovered from the CCTV footage that it was Nick who bought the mobile phone and calls for patrols to track down him fast. Spotting the police leave Victoria Cottage a worried Andy puts two & two together and asks Gennie to tell him where Nick lives. Over at the cottage as Katie tries to get away, she is horrified when Nick makes it clear that he won't let her leave. As a police presence begins to gather outside Nicks house, Katie is shocked and shaken to realise she is now a hostage. Outside, Andy and Gennie feel powerless as they wait behind a police cordon. Katie's fear is growing as Nicks acts more and more irrationally, Spotting Andy outside his house tips Nick over the edge and Katie is terrified when he then goes to a cabinet and calmly takes out a gun. Outside Prior tries to negotiate Katie's release, but Nick makes it clear that he has no intention of letting her go. The police are ready to storm the house, but back off when they realise Nick has a gun. Terrified for Katie, Andy steps forward and begs Nick not to kill Katie. At the same time, Katie plays a dangerous game, coolly telling Nick that he can't love her if he's putting her through this. From outside, Andy and Gennie look on in horror as a shot rings out
Nicola is fed up that Jimmy never seem to have any time for her, and does her best to get his attention. Concerned by her husbands strange behaviour tensions between Nicola and Jimmy soon boil over . As an arguement breaks out, Jimmy stops to grab some petty cash before angrily heading off on a late run. The following morning Nicola wakes and finds a note from Jimmy saying that he left on an early work run. Meanwhile Jimmy;s in Peterborugh meeting Kelly, who has been asking for money and wants to get back together with him. Nicola later asks Carl if he's heard from Jimmy. Knowing that the couple had a row before Jimmy left, Carl plays Jimmy's absence down, but Nicola is worried. Back in Peterborough, Jimmy's anger and resentment toward Kelly results in a blazing arguement. In her rage, Kelly starts hitting out at Jimmy and knocks him out with a torch. Jimmy doesn't move and Kelly freaks out and runs away.
FAYE, CAIN, CHARITY AND JAI!
Faye tells Jai that Cain slept with someone else and when he shocked when Jai tells her he will always choose Charity over her if she makes him choose. An angry Faye warns Jai that she will use that against him in a tribunal if he ever tries to sack her. When Faye returns home to find Cain waiting for her she leads him upstairs. Debbie is caught between her parents again when Charity tells Debbie that she needs to move back in and tells her daughter that she will have to tell Cain to pack his bags. Cain over hears and tells Charity that he is going nowhere. With Cain refusing to leave Charity begins house hunting but has no luck. She then tells Jai that he owes it to her to let her and Noah stay at Holdgate with him. Later that day, Nikhil is shocked to arrive home to see Charity and Noah unloading bags from her car. As she explains she is moving in , Charity is delighted to see an angry Cain walking past.
Doug visits the pub for the last time before leaving the village. Realising it is now or never, Diane bites the bullet as he's about to go and tells Doug that she wishes she could turn back the clock because she thinks they would've been very happy together - and still could be if he would consider staying. Shocked at Dianes confession,especially as he is about to leave,Doug says that if Charlie wasn't a conman she'd be in France with him now, and Diane knows what he says is true.Diane is devastated to have lost her last chance with Doug, but they remain to stay friends as Doug departs.
RHONA PLAYS CUPID
Fed up of Marlon's fussing and desperate for time alone with Paddy. Rhona set up a 'chance' meeting in the pub with Stephanie hoping to match make. Marlon is unaware of Paddy and Rhona's scheming until Rhona fakes sickness and makes a swift exit with Paddy. As the penny drops Marlon is unimpressed by his friends efforts to play cupid.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES....
Val fails in an attempt to cheer up Diane and Val is shocked when Diane tells her she is thinking of selling the pub so she can pay Doug's money back
Rodney and Pearl are worried to discover an upset and drunken Brenda staring at the ruins of the post office
Lisa is sickened to watch Lizzie get closer to Derek.
Debbie sees that Lisa is putting on a brave face as her family help her celebrate her birthday. As they arrive at The Woolpack, Lisa is on edge to see Derek is there. Her skin crawls as he gives her a card, and when he tries to convince her to head to another pub, everyone is shocked to see Lisa snap at him and leave. Debbie is worried and goes after Lisa. Lisa tells Debbie she is fine and urges her to leave her but Debbie worries that Lisa is not coping.
AARONS NEW MAN!
As Adam and Aaron play pool in Bar West they are are joined by Flynn, who thrashes them both. When Aaron jokes about hunting him down if he doesn't go easy with the next game, Flynn cheekily suggests Aaron could give him his number instead. Aaron's is shocked when he realises he is attracted to Flynn. When Jackson later asks him about his night, Aaron doesn't tell Jackson about meeting Flynn. Attracted to Flynn yet worried about Jackson, Aaron hides his guilt. After a a heart-to-heart with mum Chas, Aaron builds up the courage to tell Jackson about Flynn. Jackson tells Aaron that he should call Flynn, before telling Aaron their relationship is over and as far as he is concerned they can only ever be friends. Aaron refuses to accept that their relationship is over, hiding his true feelings of how upset he is, Jackson tries to make it clear that there is no future for them as a couple and he's adamant he won't ruin Aaron's life too.,A conflicted Aaron then calls Flynn and informs him that he's a free agent. Aaron and Flynn hit it off on their date and as both boys have a good night its clear there is a mutual attraction. As Flynn leaves, he asks Aaron to go out again the following night and is pleased when Aaron accepts. As Aaron and Flynn enjoy their second date chat soon turns to exes. Aaron admits that there was someone but it's complicated. Aaron enjoys Flynn's company, but the reminder of Jackson plays on his mind and he makes his excuses and leaves. Worried Flynn asks Aaron if he has said something wrong but Aaron reassures him that he does really like him. Arriving back in the village Aaron visits Jackson and admits that he's just out with Flynn. Jackson hides his true feelings and urges Aaron to tell him all about his night. Cautiously, Aaron continues but is uncomfortable discussing it with Jackson is he questions if Jackson is really okay about this. Hiding his hurt Jackson promises that he's fine and would like to meet Flynn and Aaron agrees unaware of Jacksons true feelings.
ANDY THE VICTIM!
DC Prior is left feeling uneasy about Henshall following an chat with Andy where he reveals that Nick has been dating Katie for a while. The next day Prior tells Nick that she had to fend off a serious complaint from Andy the and insists that he tell her what's going on with Katie. He admits that they are seeing each other but refuses to accept he is compromised. However Nick is left furious with he is taken off the arson case leaving Katie feeling terrible that she is having an affect on Nicks career. Nick angrily approaches Andy and physically threatens him,warning Andy that he has Katie and he'll be watching Andy every step of the way. Its not just Nick on Andy's case though, when Brenda hears that Nick Has been taken off the case shes furious and declares that the police should just arrest Andy as he is the killer. Drinking once again, she tells Gennie that if the police aren't going to do anything to stop Andy then she will. As Gennie desperately tries to stop her mum a drunken Brenda ignores her and drives off. Arriving at Butler's Farm Brenda sees Andy through the window of the caravan and overwhelmed with grief and rage, Brenda drives her car into the caravan.As a terrified Andy emerges from the wrecked caravan he finds an angry Brenda accusing him of murder.After John and Moira hear the commotion they do their best to restrain her before bundling her inside the house. When Nick arrives on the scene, Andy urges him to arrest Brenda, who is drunk and out of control, but Nick takes Moira and John aside and they agree that given the circumstances its best not to take it any further. Realising that Nick won't arrest Brenda, Andy is fuming so Nick tells Andy to make a complaint if he feels so strongly about it. Andy then tells John and Moira that he is innocent and wont be hiding in the shadow of suspicion any longer and will be moving back to Dale View. Adamant that Nick has got it in for him, Andy states if he thinks he's going to roll over and take it, then he's very much mistaken. The following day Andy fills Prior in about the events of the previous night and Nicks involvement with Brenda and the caravan. At the end of his tether, Andy demands to know what it's going to take to sort him out. Later, when Prior goes over Carl's statement, she is deeply troubled to notice that Nick has left out significant details about the night of the fire.
JAI, CHARITY, CAIN & FAYE
Charity asks Jai if she should resign to save him any more trouble from Cain. However Jai convinces Charity not to leave and promises her that he can handle himself with Cain. Later, Debbie and Ryan are unimpressed when they see Cain and Faye laughing together about Jai and Charity getting their comeuppance. However Cain is left seething when Charity tells him she will be working with Jai for longer that she thought.
The day before the scan Paddy, Marlon and Rhona cant help but feel apprehensive about the scan. The day arrives and Rhona has her scan with both Paddy and Marlon at her side. As the scan goes well Marlon is overwhelmed and cant help but break down in tears. Enjoying the emotion of the moment Rhona cant help but notice the sonographer Stephanie seems to have taken a shine to Marlon and sets out to play matchmaker between the two.
ALICIA & JUSTIN
Leyla urges Alicia to try and sort things out with Justin, insisting its the best thing for Jacob. When Leyla catches Jacob stealing from the shop so that he can buy a present for his dad, Leyla tells Alicia that Jacob stealing is just one reason to resolve the situation with Justin. Alicia agrees and invites Justin to talk things through and asks Leyla to stay for support. When Alicia and Justin start to argue, Leyla takes control and tells Alicia to give Justin access if he agrees to drops the court custody battle, wanting to see his son and keen to keep things as pain free as possible for Jacob, Justin agrees.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES
Lisa feels the pressure of working with Derek.When Lisa, Zak, Sam and Belle go to watch Samson in his play. Lisa is deeply uncomfortable when they discover that Derek is there to watch his nephew too and she's forced to sit on the same row as him.
Diane struggles with her feelings for Doug
Alan becomes increasingly jealous as he sees Pearl flirting and enjoying the attention from Dermot
Mia keeps Adam hanging on when he asks her out
Laurel fears Doug's making a mistake in getting back with her mum.
Lisa confronts Derek when Zak invites him back to their house,
Diane is resigned to the fact that Doug's no longer interested in her.
Pollard and Val move a step closer to adopting Amy;
Zak asks Derek if there's something wrong between him and Lisa;
Roz encourages Holly to go on a night out.
CARL & ANDY PRIME SUSPECTS!
Carl is shocked and hurt when Chas accuses him of starting the fire. Drowning his sorrows in the pub a drunken Carl approaches Chas and her friends and starts ranting at Chas, over her accusations. Nick "The Murdering Arsonist" Henshall quickly steps in and arrests Carl. Andy is at the centre of more gossip after moving back to the caravan at Butlers but with gossip rife in the Wollie Alicia steps in and defends Andy. The villagers pays their respects to the Viv and Terry with an informal remembrance at the pub. However, as Ashley starts the service, Andy and Carl's presence is noted and there are ripples of tension.
CAIN V JAI
Worried about Cains jealous behaviour, Debbie refuses to let her dad work on Jai's car and gets Ryan to do it instead. However its not only Cain who is jealous over Charity and Jai's relationship it seems Faye is too! Faye is left feeling annoyed when Jai decides to take Charity to his lunch meeting instead of her, particularly as Charity has no knowledge of the factory business. Faye takes the opportunity to tell Ryan in earshot of Cain that Charity will do whatever it takes to impress Jai, leaving Cain simmering. Later, Charity warns Faye to back off, knowing she is trying to stir things up with Cain. When Charity and Jai are triumphant after securing the contract from their meeting the previous day. Cain asks Jai if the only way he can get women to spend time with him is by putting them on the payroll, but Jai replies that maybe Cain realises Charity is too good for him. Later, Faye takes pleasure in informing Cain that Charity is having a cosy after-work drink with Jai at Holdgate. Cain watches them through the window before seeing red. Soon afterwards, Cain pays Sam to help him exact revenge as he breaks into the barn conversion and proceeds to take a sledge hammer to the wall. After Zak finds out what Cain's done to the barn he wonders what's going on. Cain opens up to his dad, confiding that he's sure that Charity and Jai are sleeping together. Later, Charity heads home from Holdgate and calls into the pub, where Chas warns her about Cain and Jai's earlier run-in and tells her she's asking for trouble. Charity finds Cain at home and tells him to drop it as she was just working late. However, having seen them together drinking wine on the sofa, Cain knows she's lying. The following day Jai is furious after learning that £20,000 worth of damage has been done to the barn. Nikhil is incredulous when Jai tells the police that he has no idea who might be behind the vandalism. However, Jai tells Nikhil that there is no point shopping Cain he will handle things his way. Jai quickly confronts Cain in front of Charity, who demands that Cain swear he wasn't involved. When Cain asks why she cares so much about her job, Jai squares up to Cain but Charity stops him. Later, Cain tells Charity he won't be made a fool of, and she replies that all he's done is made her think she'd rather be with Jai than with him.
AARON & JACKSON
Jackson worries that he is holding Aaron back and tells Aaron that he is spending too much time at Dale Head, but Aaron disagrees. Later they sit watching a DVD together, Jackson insists Aaron should go to the pub for last orders but Aaron refuses stating that he would rather be with Jackson. Jackson insits that they talk properly and tells Aaron that he doesn't want him to sacrifice everything to be his carer. Aaron tries to avoid the conversation, but Jackson insists that he needs to find a balance in his life and not be held back. As the week goes on Jackson uses his video diary to voice his concerns over Aaron. But Aaron still turns up at lunchtime and suggests lunch at The Woolpack. Jackson agrees but later admits to Hazel that he loves Aaron too much to let him waste his life looking after him. Determined to stand by his man Aaron is annoyed with Paddy for speaking to Jackson about the amount of time they are spending together, However Jackson tells Aaron he needs to live a normal life and manages to persuade Aaron to spend the evening without him. Aaron is left fed up and angry as everyone tries to make him realise that he can care for Jackson but still have a life of his own too. As the week draws to a close Aaron has a night out with Adam while Jackson spends time with his new carer Joe.
Amy feels anxious about the visit from social services. While Eric and Val entertain social services, a nervous Amy knocks back glass after glass of wine. As the meeting progressing Eric pops out to find Amy and sees her drunk with Victoria and Hannah. He sends them off to sober up and covers to the social worker that Amy is at the cinema for her birthday. The social worker points out that her birthday was in June, and Val and Pollard are embarrassed that they've been duped. Later, Val lays into Amy for her behaviour and wonders if she has done the right thing in talking Amy on. The following day Val is still annoyed by Amy's behaviour and her failure to show up for the social services meeting. Knowing she's got some making up to do with Val and Pollard, Amy asks Leyla if she can help at the shop, wanting to earn cash to get Val and Pollard a gift.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES......
Alan Turner is less than impressed when Dermot muscles in on his card game with the ladies.However, Pearl increasingly enjoys Dermot's attentions, leaving Alan unimpressed
Jimmy seems uneasy after receiving a phone call - is it Kelly?
The tension between Lisa and Derek is noticed by the factory girls as Lisa returns to work.
Moira and John agree that Roz can move in after her dad chucks her out but the couple soon worry that having Roz stay will affect Holly's recovery
Zak insists on taking Lisa out for their wedding anniversary but the romantic evening is marred by talk of Derek.
THE FIRE AFTERMATH...
Nick Henshall confirms that the police suspect the nuisance phone calls and burglary are linked to the arsonist. Zak blames himself for the fire, sure that it spread so quickly due to his stuff being outside the building. Henshall questions the villagers over who might be behind the arson and reminds his colleague that Andy has committed arson before.Nick then visits Andy at work and explains that the police need to question him at the station. Andy agrees, but it soon becomes apparent that he is a suspect. Trying to conceal his anger, Andy explains that he was at home with Ryan when the fire started. Andy talks to Ryan who reassures him that he's got nothing to worry about and the police are just trying to rattle him. Meanwhile Carl is annoyed when the police question him about the fire. As the week goes on Diane tries to reassure Andy that not everyone believes the accusations he's facing, while Ryan tells Andy not to let the villagers stop him from showing his respects. Andy agrees to go to the funeral with Ryan, but as the villagers file into the church, they're surprised to see him. As the coffin is carried in, Andy is met by angry mourners who demand that he should leave. After the funeral Debbie goes to find Andy, who is furious about the way he's been treated, especially after he was the one who risked his life to save his friends and neighbours from the fire. As the week goes on Andy is gutted when he is asked to leave an event at Sarah's school because the other parents have objected. Worried about what the accusations are doing to his family and that Sarah will be caught in the crossfire, Andy resolves he can't stay in the village. Debbie warns Andy that it will look like he is running away but Andy snaps that he can't take any more.
CAIN, CHARITY & JAI!
Cain returns from down south and is jealous and angry to see Charity and Jai enjoying each other's company. Debbie questions Charity, who confirms that the flirting is purely to wind Cain up, telling Debbie she needs to play Jai to ensure the job leads to bigger and better things, but has no intention of trading Cain in. Ella cant help but notice the chemistry between Charity and Jai and tells Jai that he is unnecessarily hands-on when it comes to this latest project with Charity, but Jai insists that it's business only. Later, Charity opens a gift of chocolates from a secret admirer. Cain suspects they are from Jai and Charity doesn't correct him, even though she knows they're a thank-you gift from Jackson. Ella and Charity spend some time sussing each other out, but they get along and later Charity stays for dinner at Home Farm, dining with Declan, Ella, Jai and Nikhil while Cain is home alone babysitting. At the end of the evening, Jai drops Charity home and Cain is livid to see Charity give him a goodnight kiss on the cheek. Charity tells him to grow up as it's just business, but Cain secretly storms into the pub and tells Jai to stay away. Cain makes it clear that he's on his last warning, but Jai shrugs off the threat.Nikhil tells Charity that Cain threatened Jai leaving her furious. Confronting Cain Charity lays into him for putting her job at risk, warning him not to push her. Debbie berates their behaviour while Ryan watches on amused. After the funeral, Jai tries to talk to Cain but just succeeds in provoking him even more when he suggests that Cain can't stop Charity playing away if she wants to.
AARON & JACKSON.
Aaron takes Jackson to see his old mates at the building site, while Jackson enjoys himself he cant help feeling a burden to Aaron. Later in the week Jackson feels renewed intimacy with Aaron when he gives him his physio massage. When Aaron tells Jackson that Adam's invited them to join him in town, Jackson declines but says Aaron should go. Aaron insists he doesn't want to, but Jackson feels he's holding him back.
DOUGS NEW WOMAN.
Diane tells Doug she would like to meet the new woman in his life, but Doug refuses and insists that it's still early days Knowing that he must tell Laurel about his "new" woman before anyone else does, .Doug admits to Laurel that the woman in his life is her mum Hilary.After breaking the news to Laurel, Doug reveals all to Diane. Despite being hurt and jealous Diane manages to hide her disappointment after Doug confides that he is seeing Hilary.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES..
Lisa steams at Derek's popularity with the factory girls. Noticing Lisa's reaction, Zak realises something is up between her and Derek but dismisses it.
Jimmy and Nicola discuss having another baby
Pollard and Val learn they have an appointment with social services regarding fostering Amy
An anonymous figure carries a petrol can through the village sticking to the shadows. When they reach Victoria cottage the person pours petrol all over and surrounding the bin of rubbish and prepares to set it alight! As the fire rages the villagers panic as they realise their friends and neighbours are in serious danger. Andy, Carl, Ashley and Ryan do their best to put the fire out but are unable to stop the raging inferno and the terrified villagers can only watch on in horror as the fire engulfs the whole row of cottages. Betty is left fighting for her life when the fire spreads to Keepers Cottage, while Gennie and Chas are in danger as Victoria Cottage blazes. Is Katie in danger after her arguement with Andy? Brenda and Terry are in danger when their home also goes up in flames.Meanwhile as the fire spreads Viv is at home drowning her sorrows after Terry rejects her advances, who will make it out of the fire alive? Elsewhere Hazel puts on a brave face but worries about leaving Jackson alone as the fire rages on and Victoria is frozen as the fire brings back bad memories. The following day the buildings are cordoned off and the police and fire investigators examine the scenes. The villagers are left stunned and are soon debating who's to blame when the police reveal that the fire was started deliberately and the culprit is facing charges of arson and murder!
MAISIE & WILL LEAVE THE VILLAGE
As news of her engagement spreads the girls gather in the pub ready to celebrate Maisie's engagement and Ella insists on providing all the drinks. However despite her happy act when Maisie struggles to chose and engagement ring its clear shes having serious doubts. Meanwhile when Belle questions him about the engagement Will snaps at his shocked friend and heads home. Returning home, Will walks in as preparations for the engagement party are well underway but Maisie notices Wills mood and asks him if his ok. When Ella & Mia arrive to help with the engagement party Will shuts himself in the Home Farm Land Rover. Concerned about her little brother Maisie quickly joins him and listens as Will reminisces about dad Mark. Maisie then encourages Will to help her with the preparations for the party. Will later overhears Jai dismissing the engagement and insisting that Maisie and Nikhil will never last. As the party gets underway its not long before the pressures of the last few months finally get to Will and he smashes a glass and breaksdown sobbing, As the party quickly comes to a close, Maisie realises she must do the best for her and Will and sits down and breaks the news to Nikhil that she dosent love him and cant marry him! The following day Maisie and Will tell Nikhil that they need to start a new life away from the village. As they say their goodbyes Nikhil is heartbroken as Maisie and Will depart the Dales.
ANDY, KATIE & NICK!
Upset to see Katie and Nick heading to the pub on another date Andy vents at Ryan, who tells Andy to bite the bullet and ask Katie direct if they can give their relationship another go. Katie and Nick are enjoying their date however it quickly takes a sour turn when talk turns to Nicks late wife. When they return to the village Andy confronts them over their date and as an argument breaks out, Katie cant take anymore and tells Nick that they need to end their relationship.
Viv is happy when Terry agrees to be her regular dance partner but its up to Terry to put her straight that their relationship is purely platonic when Viv makes a move on him.
Val and Eric set out some ground rules for Amy...
Lisa comforts Belle who is upset by Will's departure....
Carl returns home and tells Chas he wants his money back and plans to get even with her....
Jai is forceful with Nikhil and tells him that Maisies departure is for the best and encourages his heartbroken brother to move on, Declan suggests a few Whiskeys will do the trick and its not long before they are persuading Nikhil to toast the future...
Upset after the tragedy of the fire, Marlon Rhona and Paddy talk about how short life is and look forward to the arrival of their baby
MONDAY 3RD JAN 2011
David convinces Eric to go and talk to Val, but when he arrives at the pub she insists that she doesnt want to hear it, shes convinced he killed Elizabeth and their marriage is over. Later Eric goes back and forces Val to talk to him and Eric breaks down and admits that if the plane hadnt killed Elizabeth he would of done!
Val listens on in shock as Eric tells her that Elizabeth had driven him mad in the last weeks of her life and he had followed her to the spot where she died to try and reason with her. When Elizabeth wouldn't listen Eric was going to kill her but falling debris from the plane did the job for him! Val is rocked by Eric's confession and tells him to get out.
Meanwhile fed up that things havent progressed for her and Declan, Ella visits Jai who tells her to keep it simple and be honest with Declan. Ellas plan to seduce Declan backfires when he rejects her, prompting Ella to tell Declan that it might be time for her to move on. Declan knows that if he wants to try again at his marriage then its up to him to make the move.
Elsewhere Adam dumps Scarlett, and when Will gets a phone call while out with Belle, he gets upset and throws his phone in the river
TUESDAY 4TH JAN 2011
When Amy questions Eric about if he killed Elizabeth he snaps at her get out. Val then arrives are reveals she has been doing some digging into Elizabeth's death and it proves that Eric is telling the truth, he didn't kill Elizabeth. Michael later turns up wanting to make Eric suffer, but Val manages to convince him that Eric never killed his mum. Michael then tries to give Eric back the blackmail money but he tells him to keep it. When Michael leaves Eric thanks Val for her help but she tells him it doesn't change anything, she doesn't know who Eric is any more.
Meanwhile when Will sees Sam carry one of the Home Farm guns he panics and its up to Maisie and Ryan to calm him down. Will admits to his brother and sister that he cant stop thinking about their dad and reveals that Nathan keeps calling him which is the reason he broke his phone
Elsewhere Declan and Ella reunite for good, The factory girls tease Lisa about Derek's crush on her and Jai worries about Nikhil and Maisies relationship.
WEDNESDAY 5TH JAN 2011
Will heads over to the garage to spend time with Ryan and takes the opportunity to suggest that the two of them should move away with Maisie and start a new life as a family. With Will out of ear shot Ryan quickly tells Maisie that Wills plan would never work given their past together, and although Maisie agrees with him its obvious shes wishing things could be diffrent.
Meanwhile Nikhil discusses his feelings for Maisie with Faye and also tells her about Jai's objections to their relationship. Faye advises Nikhil to listen to his heart so Nikhil returns home. Finding Maisie waiting up for him, Nikhil is overcome by emotion and is soon proposing marriage!
As the factory staff enjoy their belated christmas meal the drinks are flowing and all are having a good time. Insisting that Derek doesn't waste money on a taxi, Zac and Lisa offer him a bed at theirs. When they get home Zac heads to bed while Lisa and Derek have a night cap and talk about their night. As Lisa heads to bed she tells Derek thanks her for letting him stay and Lisa tells him he is welcome any time.
Elsewhere Chas and Gennie suspect that Andy is making the nuisance calls and Scarlett leaves for Canada, but not before she sees Jimmy punch Adam!
THURSDAY 6TH JAN 2011
Maisie tells Nikhil she needs time to consider his proposal, thinking he is being given the brush off an upset Nikhil heads to work.Maisie then confides in Ryan about Nikhil and wonders out loud if they should give Wills plan to live together a try. Ryan quickly dismisses the idea again insisting it would never work, leaving Maisie upset that Ryan is so dead against the idea.
Waiting at home Nikhil is convinced Maisie is going to say No, so he is overjoyed when she says Yes and accepts his proposal. When Will comes in Maisie breaks the news of her engagement telling Will that they will be a family again, however Will is not convinced and thinks Maisie said yes for teh wrong reasons.
Derek attacks Lisa in the factory leaving her traumatised.
Elsewhere Alicia is late picking Jacob up from school and is angry when she arrives to find that Justin has beaten her to it.
Belle finds Will wandering around in a daze and does her best to comfort him when he tells her that Maisie is marrying Nikhil. Belle tells Will Everything will be ok but he quickly snaps at his friend and tells her to go away and come back when she knows what she is talking about. When Nikhil breaks the news to Jai he is far from impressed and when Maisie tells Ryan he tells her she is doing the wrong thing but she insists its the start of her new life.
Meanwhile Diane and Amy do their best to convince Val that Eric would never hurt her. Over at the B&B Eric believes hsi marriage is over but gets a pleasant surprise when Amy and Val walk in and declare that they belong together.
Elsewhere Diane continues to feel jealous as she becomes more and more certain that Doug has a new woman, Alicia worries how Jacob would react if he ever found out that Leyla is his mum and Viv enjoys spending time with Terry a little too much!
FRIDAY 7TH JAN 2011
Leyla tries to calm Justin when he turns up ranting and raving in the village demanding to see Alicia. Alicia promises Justin she will talk to Alicia and tells Justin to back off a bit. When Leyla talks to Alicia she says its not up to her to back down its up to Justin as he is the one who is taking her to court.
Meanwhile over at the B&B Eric is pleased to have Val back and suggests its time for Amy to return to foster care leaving Amy gutted. However Val quickly gets to work on Eric who eventually agrees that Amy can stay leaving both Amy and Val overjoyed.
Elsewhere Terry takes pity on Viv when she is visited by an unwanted admirer from her dance class and insists on accompanying her in future. Although Terry is only being kind is clear Viv is encouraged by his actions. While Diane is left upset when Doug admits he is seeing someone.
OVER THE FESTIVE SEASON SPOILERS WILL BE ON A DAY BY DAY BASIS I WILL RETURN TO STORLINE/CHARACTER FORMAT NEXT WEEK :)
MONDAY 27TH DECEMBER
Andy is left angry when Diane warns Katie that she shouldn't of led Andy on. Later Katie admits that she has been receiving prank calls in the middle of the night, with someone calling and then hanging up. Andy later turns up at the Woolie asking to speak to Katie, fed up with his behaviour she tells him to leave and when it doesn't listen it falls to an angry Chas to tell him to back off and to get the message Katie's not interested.
Meanwhile as Hazel and Jackson get used to their new living arrangements their frustration cause tempers to flair and Hazel alter confides in Paddy that shes scared of accidentally hurting Jackson.
Elsewhere Alicia refuses to let Justin see Jacob when he turns up unannounced, Amy is upset that she will soon be leaving the village, Scarlett decides to buy her own place and asks Adam to move in with her and Eric hides another card from "Elizabeth".
TUESDAY 28TH DECEMEBER
Katie and Gennie head to Hotton for a girls night out, however on their return they are horrified to find they have been burgled. With the police taking so long to arrive Gennie convinces Katie to call Nick. As they inspect their home they find that hardly anything has been taken but cant believe their house has been trashed, when Nick arrives he comforts them but worries that someone is out to get the girls.
Elsewhere, Amy accuses Eric of having a fancy woman when she hands him another letter from "Elizabeth", Leyla tells Alicia to seek legal advice instead of ignoring Justin and Jackson struggles to accept his new life in the village.
WEDNESDAY 29TH DECEMBER
Amy follows Eric to the cemetery when he goes to see "Elizabeth, standing at his former wife's headstone Eric is desperate to know who is behind the cards and letters. When he returns to the B&B, Amy makes a comment about Elizabeth not turning up and Eric realises she followed him. Eric angrily accuses Amy of being behind the letters but she insists shes not and is left stunned when Eric tells her that Elizabeth is his dead wife.
Meanwhile Nick visits Katie and Gennie to make sure they are ok, but its obvious Katie feels awkward over his kind actions. Gennie mentions that Andy could of been behind the burglary and the calls and Katie snaps at her but its obvious teh thought has crossed Katie's mind too. Gennie's suspicions are heightened when Ryan reveals that Andy couldn't of seen anything as he was out the night it happened.
Elsewhere Diane is jealous when Laurel suggest that Doug has a new woman, and Viv struggles with her jealousy over Hazel and Bobs friendship.
THURSDAY 30TH DECEMBER
The villagers remember those lost in the place crash as the anniversary arrives. Eric seems to find it hard particularly hard and when another sign for "Elizabeth" arrives he again accuses Amy of haunting him. Eric later visits Elizabeth's grave and a cold voice from behind startles him. Its Elizabeth's Son Michael. Eric quickly accuses Michael of sending the flowers, cards and letters while Michael coolly responds that it wouldn't be Elizabeth would it, as shes dead and Eric killed her.
Meanwhile convinced that Andy trashed the house and stole Katie's belongings Gennie confides her fears to Nick. He tells her that she maybe right but theres no evidence and promises to look out for Katie. Later in the pub Gennie shares her worries about Andy with Chas who decides the best thing to do is ask Andy if it was him.
Elsewhere Viv & Terry share a moment when he convinces her to go out dancing, Zac is pleased when Derek gives him a business tip, Declan and Ella argue about where to spend New Years Eve, while daughter Mia urges Adam to dump Scarlett if she makes his miserable.
As Michael insists they both know the truth about what really happened to Elizabeth, Eric does his best to get away from his former stepson. However its clear theres unfinished business between the two. Michael later turns up at the B&B introduces himself to Val and tells her Eric killed his mother, Val quickly shows Michael the door but is obvious she wants answers from Eric. As Eric explains that Michael wants money, Val is left stunned when it becomes clear that Eric is considering paying Michael off. Eric tells Val to keep her nose out and he will deal with this his own way.
Meanwhile, Nick steps into defend Andy when Chas publicly accuses him of the phone calls and break in, impressed by Nicks actions Katie decides she wants another date with him. Terry feels awkward as he shares another moment with Viv, while Adam is un-enthusiastic as he attends a house viewing with Scarlett. Ella and Declan continue to argue as she sets about planning a New Years Eve party that he doesnt want, Ella tells Declan he is over reacting and its clear Declan is struggling to resists his ex-wifes charms.
FRIDAY 31ST DECEMEBER
When Ella appears looking stunning Declan acts like he hasnt notice and the family make their way to the Woolpack to celebrate New Years Eve. When they arrive Declan heads straight off to join the girls while Mia makes a beeline for Adam wondering if he is single yet. When Scarlett arrives Adam cant help but steal few glances at Mia. Adam then joins Mia at the bar but is shocked when she grans him and starts passionately kissing him! After watching in surprise Scarlett heads straight over and confronts Mia, an arguement quickly breaks out between Scarlett and Adam with family members becoming involved on both sides.While this is going on Declan takes the opportunity to whisk Ella home for their own private party!
Elsewhere, when driving through the village Eric spots Michael, and pulls up and tells him to get it. Driving to a remote countryside spot Eric orders Michale to get out of the car brandishes a tyre iron. Back in the Village Val questions Alan about Elizabeth. Alan admits that there was alot of scandal surrounding Eric in the weeks prior to Elizabeth's death and when Val asks him if he thinks Eric killed Elizabeth Alan tells her to talk to Eric.....
Val heads straight to the B&B where she finds an obviously rattled Eric who insists that he has paid Michael off. Suspecting he is lying Val pushes Eric to tell her the truth, unconvinced by his response Val packs her bags and leaves.
Elsewhere Jackson is feeling positive after his hospital appointment and insists on going to the New Year Karaoke in the Woolie, however keep having to ask Hazel to get him drinks Jackson soon gets agitated. Jackson then apologises to his mum and insists that Hazel gets extra care for him so that she can live her own life. Derek cant take his eyes of Lisa at the party.
I will be doing this weeks spoilers on a day by day basis however if you would prefer to read all the details on each story line then head over to our christmas forum
MONDAY 20TH DEC 2010
As another cold night passes without Jacob being found, his family worry that time may be running out. The villagers all rally round and help with the search but Alicia breaks down when she is told a family liaison officer is on the way. As Leyla comforts her sister, David comforts Justin who is blaming Alicia for Jacob running away. After Justin and Alicia carry out a press conference they return home and continue blaming each other, as the couple argue Justin tells Alicia that he has more right to Jacob as he is his father! As David looks at Leyla in disbelief he can see that what Justin has said is true.
Elsewhere Rhona tells Paddy and Marlon that all she can think about is her baby and she will be keeping it. Paddy and Marlon are both thrilled by her decision and wow to stick by and support both Rhona and the Baby. As the three discuss the future, it finally hits home to Marlon that he is gonna be a dad and he breaks down in tears.
Meanwhile Hazel figures out that Declan is the mystery benefactor, Gennie tells Lisa that Derick fancies her and When Maisie gives Will a letter from Natasha he rips it up and shouts that all he wants is his dad.
TUESDAY 21ST DEC 2010
As the news sinks it that her sister had an affair with her husband Alicia slaps her Leyla, David cant believe the news either but when Leyla tries to defend herself Alicia asks her what kind of woman sleeps with her sisters husband, falls pregnant by him and then gives the baby to their sister as a consolation prize! As David pulls Alicia way she tells him that despite the fact that they argue a lot she thought Leyla gave her Jacob because she loved her not out of guilt, while Leyla insists that she has always regretted her night with Justin but she doesn't regret Jacob. Out on the moors we see Jacob in a derelict house and when the stairs collapse Jacob is left trapped.
Declan gets a shock when Ella reveals she has invited his dad Dermott to stay for christmas. While Ella and Mia prepare for Demott's arrival, Declan heads out to meet his Dermott, where he bribes his dad pays him off and tells him not to come to the village.
Elsewhere Chas gets a shock when Carl issues his own proposal and gives her a diamond engagement ring. While Maisie and Nikhil turn to Ryan and ask for his help and support in getting Will through his anger and grief.
WEDNESDAY 22ND DEC 2010
With Jacob now missing for three days, the search continues. Up on the moors went a faint whimper is heard followed by a crash in a disused building. Running to the building Leyla and David panic when they realise that Jacob is trapped. When Leyla attempts to enter the building to save her son, David pulls her back insisting its too dangerous for her and he will go in himself. As David enters the building he finds Jacob, David goes to save him, but with the building crumbling and debris falling, is he putting himself at risk too?
Knowing Chas is having doubts about her plan and spotting her keep looking at her engagement ring Charity reminds her that a sparkling diamond doesn't make up for the months of lies and hurt that Carl has put her through. Later at home the doubts start again and the guilt kicks in for Chas as she and Carl cuddle on the sofa and Carl rests his hand on their "baby" bump.
Despite Declan paying him off Dermott has arrived at home farm and straight away sets about annoying Declan. Elsewhere Nikhil is jealous of Will and Ryans relationship.
THURSDAY 23RD DEC 2010
Its's Chas's Hen Night and the dressed as sexy Santa's the girls gather in the Woolie. Chas does her best to block out her feelings and enjoy her night, and has a lot of fun giving the majority of dares to Eve, but when she plays Mr & Mrs she realises jsut how much her and Carl share and she again doubts her plan. When Carl smiles at Chas across the bar, aware that its all a sham Chas cant take anymore and leaves. Carl follows but when he gets outside he is waylaid by a drunken and emotional Eve who throws herself at him. Carl turns her down but the pair are spotted by Cain who assumes that Carl is cheating on Chas so he punches him!
Meanwhile David cant cope with Leylas lies and tells her to stay at the B&B. At the hospital an arguement breaks out again with Justin tells Alicia that as Jacob is obviously unhappy with her, he is taking him to live with him. As Leyla and Alicia team up and protest Justin tells them he will go to court to fight for full custody.
Elsewhere, Hazel panics when the council send someone over to the house, things are awkward between Adam and Scarlett. Val thinks someone has a crush on Eric when he receives a card from "Elizabeth" while Katie is fed up of Andy and Nicks behaviour.
Charity and Jimmy step in to split up the fight between Carl and Cain and Charity quickly drags Cain away. Having a go at him for nearly ruining everything Charity fills him in on the details of the sham wedding. Cain loves the idea and to make sure he doesn't ruin anything quickly apologies to Carl. As the men make up Cain blames it all on Eve and Carl is relieved he hasn't been found out.
Over at the cottage Chas sits home alone tearful and wondering what to do. Carl soon arrives home worried about her and the baby and Chas is heartbroken to see his concern for their baby, unable to resists and seeing the man she once loved Chas is soon kissing Carl passionately
Meanwhile Alicia thanks Leyla for supporting her against Justin but tells her sister that it will never make up for the hurt and betrayal Leyla has caused. Leyla promises to stand by Alicia and help her fight Justin so that they can keep Jacob.
Elsewhere Katie tells Andy to back off and stay out of her business and Declan vows that Dermott is only staying until Boxing day.
FRIDAY 24TH DEC 2010
Its Christmas eve and Hazel & Aaron head to the hospital to bring Jackson home, however when they arrive they are gutted when the Doc informs them Jackson needs to stay in over night due to a slight complication. At the hospital its getting late and Jackson is surprised when Aaron sneaks in and tells him that he wasn't going to leave him to spend christmas eve alone (aww). As the couple sit on Jacksons bed they share a close moment.
When Charity tells Chas that Eve and Carl were up to something the night before shes stunned when Chas steps into defend Carl. Later Charity is shocked when Chas tells her she thinks she should confess all about the baby and the sham wedding to Carl, insisting that because he loves her Carl will forgive her.
Elsewhere Eve is grateful when Edna changes her mind and says she will go to the wedding to support her granddaughter. Pollard panics when Amy takes a booking for one on christmas day from "Elizabeth", Katie and Gennie start receiving nuisance calls and Declan and Ella share a kiss under the mistletoe.
SATURDAY 25TH DEC 2010 CHRISTMAS DAY
The day of Chas and Carls wedding arrives and Chas is unsure how she feels about the day ahead. As she stands in her dress ready to go Chas tries to weigh up how she feels and to come to a decision about what shes going to do. Chas is soon interrupted when Paddy turns up with a wedding present, apologises for not being able to attend the wedding and tells her that her and Carl belong together.
Over at the church Charity is shocked when Chas starts walking down the aisle with Zac. With Charity and Cain urging her to go through with the plan, Carl at the altar, and Eve walking up the aisle behind her what will Chas do?
Elsewhere Hazel and Aaron are excited to be bringing Jackson home. When they get back to Dale head Jackson is both sobered and impressed by the work they have carried out. Later Aaron asks if he has had a good day and Jackson tells him he genuinely couldn't think of anywhere he would rather be (double awwww)
Meanwhile Katie is shocked when Nick turns up in the village with her christmas present, Pollard is on edge as he worries about teh arrival of "Elizabeth and Rhona looks to the future with Paddy and Marlon.
With Marlon refuses to attend, Paddy accompanies Rhona to her first scan but its clear the mum to be feels that Marlon should be there. As the scan is carried out Rhona is overjoyed but she soon starts to panic when she is told the Doctor needs to speak to her. Arriving back in the village an upset and shaken Rhona goes home while Paddy goes to visit Marlon. When Marlon opens the door he can tell from his former best friends face that something is wrong and is left in turmoil when Paddy hands him a scan picture and breaks the news that the baby may have Down's Syndrome. Marlon then goes to visit Rhona and apologises for not attending the scan with her and promises he will be there for her and the baby. As the worried mum awaits news she tries to make Marlon understand that this has changed everything. While awaiting the results Rhona asks Paddy if he will think less of her if she decides to end her pregnancy and Paddy reassures her he will support her what ever she decides. As Marlon Rhona and Paddy gather at the hospital to get the results Rhona snaps at Marlon when he keeps saying everything will be fine. When the midwife confirms that the baby does have Downs, Rhona accepts it but Marlon demands another test.The midwife leaves and Marlon tries to comfort Rhona but she admits that she dont think she can have the baby and shes going to have a termination. Marlon later tells Rhona that its not just her decision to make and Rhona shares her fears over caring for a special needs baby. Realising that Rhona is scared of whats to come, Marlon talks to Paddy and tells him to reassure Rhona that he will always be there for her and the three of them are in it together.
THE WEDDING- CHAS'S REVENGE
Chas tells Charity that she is worried her wedding revenge plan will ruin everyone's Christmas and that she thinks Carl has genuinely changed but when she spots Carl and Eve talking in the village she wonders if the affair is still on and is determined to go ahead with her plan. Charity cant help but worry that Chas wont go through with her plan.
As the week begins Andy is left feeling unhappy and jealous when Katie goes on a date with Nick and spends the night scowling at them. The next day Katie confronts Andy over his behaviour the previous night but when Andy later sees Nick he cant resists causing an arguement. Diane later warns Andy to be careful while Katie insists to Nick that she can handle Andy. Later in the week Andy buys Katie some flowers and visits to appologise where Katie tells him, she deserves to be happy and he cant keep thinking about himself. When Nick later visits his put out when he spots Andys flowers.
Hazel worries that she wont have the house sorted in time for Jackson to come home before Christmas. Hazel is later left feeling touched but put out when Ashley tells her that the church is donating the Christmas collection money to the spinal unit instead of paying for the renovations on the cottage. Hazels worries increase when the builders drag their feet over the renovations. Still feeling upset and worried Hazel heads off to the carol service in the church, and as Ashley talks about Christmas Miracles Hazel loses it and she stands up and demands that Ashley admits there is no God and if there is, he is cruel and unforgiving. As the pressure and heartbreak of the recent months comes to a head Hazel loses it completely and decides she is leaving as Ashley tries to calm her down, Hazel picks up the collection bucket and throws it at the nativity scene. Seeing the mess she has caused, Hazel is overcome with grief and breaks down in tears. Later understanding what Hazel is going through Ashley visits her and insists on donating the church fund for the renovations but despite being touched Hazel refuses and insists she will pay for it herself. However its not long before a truck load of builders turn up claiming they are there to do the renovations and tell Hazel they have already been paid! Hazel is overcome with Joy and admits that maybe Miracles do happen.
JACOB RUNS AWAY.
Leyla is left fuming when Alicia presents her with a bill for babysitting Jacob! Leyla later worries that Alicia is using Jacob to score points with Justin. When Amy is baby sitting Jacob he gets upset and tells her that everyone is arguing because of him and asks Amy to take him to Justin's. That night while Alicia is working in the pub and flirting with Ryan, Jacob sneaks down the stairs, slips his coat on over his roman soldier outfit opens the door and heads out to the cold winter night! The next morning Alicia Leyla and David panic when they realise that Jacob is not in his room. Noticing that his shoes and school bag have gone they realise that Jacob has run away and call the police. Elsewhere up on the moors Jacob is lost, scared and alone. Back at the house Alicia is quick to blame Leyla but Leyla turns it round on Alicia claiming she was too drunk to check on her son the night before. Justin soon arrives quickly followed by the police. Everyone realises that bickering wont get them anyway and they must concentrate on finding Jacob. Leyla takes part in the search but with her maternal instinct kicking in its not long before Leyla breaks down on Davids shoulder.
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES
Zac agrees to consider Jai's offer after some encouragement from Lisa.... but the couple soon tells Charity that they wont be bought for £10k!
Mia flirts with Adam, and is shocked when she finds out that despite Adam saying he was single, he is actually dating Scarlett. However Mia gets the upper hand when she leaves Adam squirming!
Holly is touched by Roz's solidarity when Roz tells her she has stopped taking drugs too.
Zac is grateful when Derek brings over a Dyslexia toy for Samson.
The factory girls celebrate their Christmas party in the woolie and a little worse for wear its not long before Charity and Jai are sharing a moment.
The factory girls tease Lisa as Derek flirts with her at the party.
Moira and John are relieved when Hannah moves back home
Andy admits he thinks him and Katie will get back together
Hazel asks for forgiveness over the broken Nativity scenes.
AARON & JACKSON
When Jackson is moved to a wheel chair its a bitter sweet moment for both him and Hazel, while they are both glad that Jackson is improving its also highlights the changes in Jackson's life. Jerry arrives at the hospital to see his son and gives Hazel a cheque to cover costs, the cheques not for very much and an arguement soon breaks out. The pair soon call a truce but Hazel is worried about finding affordable accommodation for her and Jackson. Hazel is left feeling relieved when Declan offers her Dale Head at a token rent. Later Hazel worries about how Jackson will feel living next door to Aaron's work. When she picks the keys up from Declan she shows Paddy & Rhona around and talks about her plans to renovate it for Jackson. When they latter mention Hazel and Jackson's plan to Aaron they are left worried and upset when he doesnt seem interested. When Hazel tells Jackson about their plans she is upset and has to walk away when Jackson tells her is not going back to the village and wants a fresh start where nobody new him before the accident. When Hazel talks to Aaron he dismissing her claims that Jackson told him to leave and never come back to give him an easy way out, Aaron quickly dismisses him. Determined to move on Aaron visits Bar West and its not long before he is agreeing to go home with a man he meets but at the last minute he cant go through with it. Instead Aaron heads straight to the hospital where he tells Jackson he has tried to move on but cant. Aaron then begs Jackson to move to Dale Head telling him that they belong together. Hazel is thrilled when Aaron tells her he has patched things up with Jackson, promised to commit to him and the pair are back together, although Paddy has his doubts. Later Aaron and Jackson escape from the hospital and head to Bar West with Hazel as they approach the bar Jackson feels like everyone is looking at him out of pity and says he cant go in, his not ready to face the world yet. After a chat with Aaron, Jackson decides to go in and does his best to enjoy himself. However when he gets back to the spinal unit Jackson breaks down at the fact that this is what his life is now. Upset at the state Jackson is in, Hazel promises her son that their new home will be ready to move into before Christmas.
PADDY RHONA & MARLON
Marlon's shocked when he gets home to find Paddy sitting in his lounge with the X-Box and Pizza. Marlon angrily tells Paddy that Pizza will not fix there relationship but cant help but smile at reminders of their friendship. Paddy is soon making a heartfelt appology and Marlon can tell he means every word as the pair sit down and talk Marlon asks Paddy if he really does love Rhona and when Paddy says yes its clear Marlon is hurt. Later the boys sit down in the cafe together and despite it being awkward their old banter soon appears and disguises the more serious issue. Later Rhona visits Marlon and asks him to attend the baby's scan with her but he refuses and again says he do sent want anything to do with the baby, however he does give Paddy his blessing to go with Rhona which obviously means a lot to Paddy. What news will the scan bring will Marlon regret his decision not to go? (that's for the week after be sure to check our Emmerdale general spoilers for details)
Charity is impressed when Chas tells her that Carl has mortgaged to pay for the wedding. At a family meal Chas is left feeling emotional when Carl makes a heartfelt speech saying how much he loves and trusts her. Charity wonders if Chas is having doubts and reminds her what Carl and Eve have done. Chas later presents Eve with her hideous bridesmaids dress. Chas is soon feeling guilty again when Lisa comments that it will be their first family occasion without Shadrach and Zac says he would be honored to give Chas away. The guilt is made even worse when Carl reveals that Thomas and Anya will be attending the wedding and Chas questions if she can humiliate Carl in front of his kids. Chas really starts to worry about the people who will be caught up in the fall out from the wedding but as she and Carl hand out invites she knows theres no going back.
HOLLY ON THE MEND?
John and Moira take Holly back to the clinic to get more Methadone. With Holly determined to work through her addiction its clear the realisation of what she has done to both herself and her family starts to dawn on her. The family quickly realises that the only way to get through it is together and later John Moira and Holly decorate the Christmas Tree.
VIV'S LIES UNCOVERED!
After lying about the burglery Viv goes a step further in her plan to keep Bob in her life and lies to him that she was mugged. Viv is grateful when Bob offers to stay over as shes scared of being alone. Bob also says he will change the locks as Vivs keys were stolen during the mugging but Viv's left feeling disappointed when Terry turns up to change the locks as a favour to Bob. When Terry cuts his finger he rummages through the first aid kit and is shocked to find Viv's keys and purse, two of the things she claim where stolen in the mugging. Heading straight to the store room Terry confronts Viv and she admits to him that shes been lonely since the divorce and made it up to get Bobs attention. Viv begs Terry not to tell anyone about her secret. Terry agrees to keep her secret and makes Viv happy when he asks her to spend Christmas Day with him and Brenda....although Brenda is not impressed!
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES
Mia is not impressed by her overalls and hairnet after Declan gets her a job packing for Jai and Nikhil.
Maisie is grateful to Nikhil when he manages to cheer Will up.
Victoria tries to talk to Aaron about him and Jackson....
Sam is upset when he finds out that Samson might be dyslexic
Jai catches Charity out...
Lisa is fed up of freezing winters in Wishing Well Cottage
UP AT HOME FARM.......
With Nathan gone and Declan now lord of the manor up at Home Farm, he arranges a house warming to celebrate but he remains uneasy when Ella still hasnt signed Home Farm over to him,. Undeterred Declan sets about organizing the party and when Alicia arrives looking stunning Declan is impressed and quickly makes a beeline for her. The pair are soon flirting and Declan soon moves in for a kiss, but the moment is interrupted when hears a voice he recognising, its Ella and daughter Mia! Shocked to see his ex wife and daughter Declan asks why they are there, but Ella shrugs off his questions and sets about enjoying the party. Daughter Mia soon makes herself at home and enjoys winding Alicia up. When the partys over Declan is shocked when Ella tells him that her and Mia are here to stay whether he likes it or not! The day after the party Declan is soon flirting with Alica in the Woolpack and when Declan and Alicia agree to take off from where they left things the night before, Ella hides her jealousy. The next day Ella invites Alicia from breakfast following her night with Declan, but Alicia finds its uncomfortable and soon makes her excuses to leave, telling Declan his home life is too complicated for her as all she wants is some fun. Declan tells Ella that his fun has just started and he has no plans to stop. Declan makes it clear that he feels Ella is invading his space but believes that she will soon get bored and leave, but Ella plans on staying for good. While Declans at a meeting the new furniture he has ordered arrives but Ella takes one look at it and sends it straight back. When Declan finds out what Ella has done he is not impressed. Mia then takes Declans car and offers Adam a drive, while mum Ella is in the pub winding up Alicia. After Declan moans about his wayward daughter Ella tells Mia to ease up, if they dont play things carefully Declan will make them leave
JOHN WALKS OUT ON HIS FAMILY
Over at the Bartons Roz arrives while Moira is out and after convincing John that she is clean and is there to help Holly she spends time with Holly. Noticing that her friend seems lucid and is not suffering withdrawal Roz asks if she is back on methadone. Moira soon arrives back and quickly asks Roz to go leaving Roz suspicious about both Moira and Hollys behaviour. The next day Moira determined to wean her daughter of the Heroin and gives her daughter her daily fix, however its not long before Roz turns up to see her friend again. Roz guesses straight away that Holly has taken something and asks her where she got it, which prompts Moira to ask her t o leave. However Roz stands her ground against Adam and insists Holly is on something, When an angry Adam confronts Holly, Moira has no choice but to tell her son the truth, she has been buying drugs for Holly! Adam is discusted with his mum but Moira insists she is doing it out of love for Holly and begs him not to tell John, leaving Adam torn between his parents. With Holly desperate for another fix Moira gives her daughter the last wrap but when they hear John and Adam coming to the stairs they panic and Holly spills the the Heroin all over the carpet, however John doesn't notice and thinking his daughter is improving says he wants to take the bolt off Hollys door. With Holly desperate for a fix, Moira makes her excuses and heads out to buy some more. When Moira is on her way home, shes stopped by the police, they are carrying out a pre christmas drink drive inspection and soon notice that Moira seems nervy. Forced to turn out her pockets Moira finds herself arrested for possession! Back at the farm John is worried when he finds Holly in an agitated state in her room, worried about his sister Adam feels he has no choice to tell John why Holly is in that state and desperate to see her mum, holly is not having a lapse, its withdrawal and that he thinks Moira has gone to get more Heroin for Holly. Down at the police station, too ashamed to phone her husband Moira calls Diane instead. Moira soon confesses all to the police and is shocked when the police tell her she could be charged with possession with intent to supply! Back at the Bartons John cant believe what Moira has done and takes his anger out on Adam. Meanwhile Moira is pleased to be released with a caution and tells Diane she has been buying Holly drugs out of love and begs her to be her alibi, however when she arrives home it becomes obvious the game is up. As soon as Moira arrives John demands that she gives him the drugs and despite her instance that there are none, John doesnt believe her so Diane steps in and backs her up. When John turns on Diane and accuses her of lying Moira has no choice but to admit that she was arrested and the police now have the drugs, shocked at the state of his family John says he cant take anymore and walks out on his family. After spending the night in his car, John heads home and gathers his family around the table. Revealing a wrap of Heroin he tells them he wants to know whats so great about it. Telling Holly to serve it up John says he will take half of it with her but Holly refuses. John then tells his daughter to make a choice who does she love more her family or Heroin? Holly says she loves her family more but John can see how desperate for the Heroin Holly is and breaks down in tears as Holly falls into her dads arms will this be the break through the Bartons have been hoping for?
ELSEWHERE IN THE DALES
Justin phones Alicia and tells her that he wants to spend Christmas day with Jacob
At Declans party Katie and Nick share a kiss...
Nikhil tells Maisie he wants them to be more than just friends and Maisie says she was stupid to let him go and the pair share a kiss. The next day Maisie tells Nikhil that she enjoyed their night together, and doesn't regret it however she wants to take things slowly
Cain annoys Mia, so she knees him in the crutch!
Hazel agrees to rescue Bob from dinner with Viv
Aaron is shocked when Paddy tells him Rhona is pregnant, but he is pleased to know that he still has a home with Paddy...
Despite being in a relationship with Scarlett, Adam takes a shine to Mia
Aaron feels guilty when Hazel has a dig at him about forgetting Jackson so quickly...
Rhona is angry with Marlon when she finds out he has told Diane about the baby....
Hazel is shocked when Jerry suggests Jackson lives with him when he is discharged from the hospital.... Tho Jackson quickly tells his dad it wouldnt work and is not going to happen
Rhona and Marlon talk about the baby and Marlon insists that he wants nothing to do with it, his always wanted to be a dad but not like this!
THURSDAY 25TH NOVEMBER IS AN HOUR LONG EPISODE
Chas steps up her revenge plan when she invites the whole village, including Eve to the Woolie. At home getting ready Carl is pleased to see Chas looking so stunning and Chas just can't help herself when Carl pulls her into a passionate embrace. The couple head to the pub and when Eve turns up she is not happy to hear about Carl & Chas passion before they came out. With the villagers gather, Chas gets herself together and drops to one knee and proposes to Carl! When Carl says yes, Chas is please to see the look on Eves face. As Eves eyes feel up shes on the verge of tears and confronts Carl, who tells her they will sort things our the next day. The next day Chas almost cracks but carried on with her revenge plan and tells Carl she wants to get married as soon as possible and when Carl says he wants to wait until next year, Chas worries that her plan is failing. Chas has a chat with Charity who reassures her, her plan will work shes just got to stay strong and up the ante, determined to marry Carl by Christmas,Chas puts the next stage of her plan into action. Heading to the Woolie, Chas drinks orange juice all night hoping it will make Carl suspicious and its not long before her plan has worked, Carl asks Chas if she's pregnant and she says yes! Carls reaction shocks Chas, his actually happy and excited about them having their own child. Despite Chas asking Carl to keep the pregnancy quiet he soon tells a devastated Eve, that Chas is pregnant with his baby. Meanwhile Aaron is shocked to hear about Chas's plan to marry Carl, but Chas begs him to trust her. Later Chas starts planning the most expensive wedding that she can and has soon set a date, Christmas day! Chas is later delighted when Carl agrees to open a joint account for their wedding fund and agrees to transfer his money in there. With one stage of her plan complete Chas turns her attentions to Eve, and asks Eve to be her bridesmaid. With no choice but to say yes Eve agrees but struggling to control her emotions she soon tells Edna the truth about her affair with Carl. Elsewhere to reassure her son, Chas soon fills Aaron in on the truth about the wedding and he loves the idea! Meanwhile an angry Edna confronts Carl about his affair with Eve and when he panics that she will tell Chas, Edna tells him she wont tell her but only to stop Chas getting hurt but if she gets a hint that he is seeing Eve again then she will tell Chas! Will Carl heed Ednas advice and stick clear of Eve once and for all?
PADDY, RHONA & MARLON
After breaking the news to Paddy that she is pregnant with Marlons baby Rhona decides she has to leave the village, however Paddy reassures her that he will stick by her and that Marlon will pleased at the news he is going to be a dad. Paddy and Rhona head over to Marlons and Rhona breaks the news that shes pregnant and Marlon is going to be a dad, Marlon is instantly ecstatic but his happiness soon turns to heartbreak when Paddy confesses that him and Rhona are together now. As the news sinks in a devastated Marlon storms out leaving Paddy & Rhona feeling extremely guilty. The next day Marlon ignores Rhona & Paddy and is soon pouring his heart out to Zac. As Marlon continues to ignore Paddy and Rhona, Zac and Diane worry about him, will they be able to get though his heartbreak and is this really the end of Padlon?
Its a busy week for the Wyldes, with Maisie having second thought about her and Will moving to London with Nathan but when Ryan tries to convince her to stay shes quick to dismiss his objections. Meanwhile Will & Belle are sad that they will be split up but are soon busy planning their last few days of mischief together, but what do their plans involve? The day of Natashas sentencing arrives and Maisie and Will refuse to attend court with Nathan. Nathan heads of and is soon joined in the public gallery by Faye, and the pair look on as Natasha is jailed for a minimum of 21 years! Nathan heads home and breaks the news and its obvious both Will & Maisie are upset at the length of their mums sentence. Nathan heads to the Woolie to drown his sorrows and takes his anger out on Ryan by bragging how rich he is now he has sold Home Farm. As he brags about Maisie sticking by him, Ryan is soon lashing out and warring brothers have to be pulled apart by Declan. Nathan is surprised when Ryan turns up and demands to know why he framed him but Nathan just goads him. Ryan lays it on thick about being set up he lays it on thick about Natasha rotting away in prison. Nathan cant hold back anymore and blurts out the truth that he indeed set Ryan up and that seeing Ryan sent to prison was one of the best moments of his life! Later Declan hands Ryan a tape recorder and Ryan thanks Declan for his help in planting it, their plan worked Nathan confessed and they recorded every word. Ryan then plays the recording to Maisie who is left devastated and take sit out on Ryan. Its not long before Maisie is confronting Nathan an heated arguement soon breaks out helping Maisie make a decision about hers and Will's future. An angry Nathan then tracks Ryan down and confronts him about setting him up, Ryan enjoys being the one in control for a change and tells Nathan the only way to stop him going to the police is if Nathan signs over all his money into a trust fund for Will. Nathan then goes to find Maisie and begs her for forgiveness telling her that he has just signed all his money over to Will to prove how much the family mean to him. But Ryan has got to Maisie first and Nathans in for a shock when Maisie opens the door wider to reveal that Ryan is standing at her side. Maisie tells Nathan he would never do anything unless he can benefit from it himself and shuts the door in his face. Nathan returns to Home Farm to collect his belongings and as a dejected Nathan leaves with a small box of belongings, all he has in the world to call his own, Declan stands by gloating and tells Nathan to remember to shut the gates on the way out!
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Moira continues to lie to her family and gets more Heroin for Holly
Declan is annoyed that Ella still hasn't signed over the deeds to Home Farm,
Leyla fusses round Jacob will she ever understand she is his auntie not his mum?
Pollard arrives back in the Village ready for some loving with Val but is in for a shock when he finds Amy with her feet firmly under the table at the BnB
Jai puts pressure on Charity to convinces the Dingles to sell
Katie spends more time with her policeman friend
PADDY & RHONA
After Paddy finds out that Rhona plans to leave the village he confronts her but they just end up in another argument. When they are forced to work together at Butlers farm they continue to bicker and cant see away forward. Back at the Vets the pair continue to squabble but its not long before the sexual tension bubbles over and its not long before they are kissing. After they have slept together they both admit that they didn't see it coming and agonise over what to do next. Later when the pair discuss their feelings Paddy admits that he wants to be with Rhona and vows to tell Marlon the truth, as the pair sneak about they almost get caught kissing by Betty! After Paddy fails to tell Marlon Rhona insists she will do it herself and calls Marlon to arrange a meeting. Paddy is left racked with guilt when Marlon asks him why Rhona would want to meet him. As Rhona heads off to meet her ex, she realises she has missed a period and heads off to take a pregnancy test, Meanwhile Marlon is angry that Rhona has stood him up and resolves never to let her mess him about again. Over at the vets a tearful Rhona informs Paddy that things have just got a lot worse, shes pregnant with Marlon's baby!!
After putting toffee in Eve's hair and deleting Carl's files from the computer Chas ups her revenge against Carl and Eve. After a busy Carl gives Eve his bank card and asks her to get some cash out for him, Chas pretends not to notice how close the two are, and when Scarlett hands Eve a bag of cash (the kitty from Scarletts business) Chas watches Eve's every move. Later a worried Eve grabs Chas and tells her she has lost Carls bank card and the kitty. Chas offers to help a grateful Eve look for it, but when the money cant be found she "accidentally " drops Eve in it with Carl and Scarlett. As Eve is told off, Chas leaves with a smile on her face and a pocket full of money. Later in the week Chas calls the police and reports Carl for drink driving! Just what will she do next?
MOIRA BUYS DRUGS FOR HOLLY
When Hannah makes a visit home, Holly tries to escape through a window. After Moira pleads for her daughter to return to the house, John, Adam and Hannah look on in shock as Moira drags Holly back inside. When Moira drops Hannah back to the pub she admits to Diane that she is finding it so hard watching her daughter suffer. Locked in her room Holly rages about but when it goes quiet Moria goes to check on her daughter and is horrified to find her bleeding. Holly has been self harming with a nail, as Holly cries and tells her mum how much her body hurts and she needs drugs, Moria instructs John to keep an eye on Holly. As Moira makes excuses John is happy to watch over his daughter but would he feel the same if he knew Moira was trawling the streets of Hotten looking for a fix for Holly.
A smug Nathan shows his perspective buyer around Home Farm and when he introduces her to Declan he is pleased that that the air is icy as Declan quizzes her on her back ground and credentials. After the tour the mystery woman tells Nathan that Home Farm isn't worth as much as she first thought and lowers her offer but Nathan rejects, Delcan watches on amused as the woman tells Nathan he knows where she is when he changes her mind. Later Maisie tells Nathan to accept the offer as they will probably never get the offer that they want. Later Nathan accepts her offer and gloats to Declan that HomeFarm has been sold to the woman he hated from the day before and tells Declan that his new boss will be arriving shortly. When the woman finally shows up two hours late Declan tries to put her off the purchase but she soon takes a phone call and confirms the contracts have been signed she now owns a share of Home Farm. As a smug Nathan looks on he asks Declan if he is going to congratulate his new partner, Nathans in for a huge shock tho, when the mystery woman extends her hand to Declan, he quickly slips his arm around her waist and kisses on the cheek. As Nathan, Nicola and Katie look on in shock, Declan introduces the woman as Ella Hart- his estranged wife. Nathan is left both furious and humiliated what will he do in revenge?
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Hazel confronts Aaron over not visiting Jackson, Aaron tells her its what Jackson wants. Hazel calls him a coward and tells him he has given up to easily, leaving Aaron to feel even more guilty.
Katie tells Andy that they can only be friends and is soon sharing a drink with DC Nick Henshall after he tracks down her missing horses.
Amy locks herself in the bathroom of her foster parents and refuses to come out until Val is there. Later Val agrees that Amy can come and stay with her and Eric for a few days.
Hazel warns Bob that Viv is trying to get him back..
Chas defends Aaron to Hazel and then warns her son to seriously think about things before he commits to Jackson
JACKSON BLAMES AARON!
Jackson's loved ones are informed that he has no brain injuries and will be more to a spinal unit. As Jackson is prepared for surgery Hazel remains positive but Jackson is worried, while Aaron's grateful when Adam says he will go to the hospital with him while Jackson has surgery. As the day of the operation dawns, Hazel, Aaron, Jerry and Adam sit at Jackson's bedside with him while he waits to be taken to theatre. Hazel tries to keep the mood light hearted but when the doctors arrive the mood quickly changes and everyone says their goodbyes to Jackson. While Jackson is having surgery Adam tries to get Aaron to open up to him, but Aaron is not in the mood to talk. As time ticks on a worried Aaron quizzes every doctor and nurse that passes as to if Jackson is ok, but no one can give him any answers. When Jackson is returned to his room, the consultant has no news and tells Aaron & Hazel they must wait for Jackson to come round. When Jackson comes round the doctor carries out some reflex tests as his family wait out side. As the doctor carries out his test Jackson fights tears as he realises he still cant feel anything. Hazel then speaks to the consultant and demands answers and is devastated when the doc admits that its looking like Jackson will be permanently paralyzed from the shoulders down. As Hazel worries how to tell Jackson, Aaron steps in and says he will be the one to tell him. As Aaron struggles to break the news Jackson is devastated to realise he will never walk again and his life has changed forever. With the atmosphere rather awkward Aaron attempts to make small talk but Jacksons not interested. As the boys sit in silence a nurse arrives to carry out personal hygiene tasks Jackson is humiliated that Aaron has seen him that way and soon loses his temper and tells Aaron to leave. Returning later Aaron tries to make a joke of things and tells Jackson to stop feeling sorry for himself, Jackson loses his temper and tells Aaron that he blames him for the accident and that he never wants to see him again.
HOLLY SELLS HERSELF!
When Hannah says that Holly is missing the Barton's all begin to panic as where Holly could be. Meanwhile a desperate Holly is town, trawling the streets looking for a man, we then see Holly disappear down an alley with a man. On their way home from the hospital Bob & Hazel see Holly slumped on the street, they stop the car and take her home. Relief at having Holly back quickly turns to anger when they realises Holly has taken drugs AGAIN! Demanding to know where she got the money from, Holly tells them that there are ways for girls to make money. As the news sinks it that Holly sold herself to fund her habit John & Moira are shocked when Holly blames them for not giving her any money. The next day John and Moira find Holly rifling through the medicine cabinet trying to find something to take, driven to desperation John strips her bedroom bare and fits a lock to the door. Confiscating Hollys mobile Moira & John lock Holly inside, hoping that they are doing the best thing for their eldest daughter.
PADDY & RHONA.
With Marlon set on winning Rhona back, its down to Paddy to set him straight. Paddy tells Marlon that Rhona does not love him and that theres no point trying to win her back. Paddy & Marlon then head of for a night in Hotton looking for a new love. Arriving at work with a hangover the next day Paddy has to tell Rhona he was out on the town with Marlon, and when a mystery woman arrives it quickly become obvious that Paddy pulled the night before. Hearing that Paddy plans on seeing her again, Rhona accuses Paddy of playing games and admits her feelings for him. As Paddy finally admits the chemistry between them, his soon moving in for a kiss, but feeling like he is betraying Marlon he quickly pulls back again. When Rhona insists that her and Marlon are over no matter what, but Paddy says he cant betray and hurt his best friend, no matter what his own feelings are. The next day they both act like nothing happened but when Paddy hears thats Rhona plans to leave the village will he admit how he feels and where will that leave his and Marlons friendship?
Its not a very good week for Nathan. It starts when Cain threatens him in the pub, then Declan winds him up about no one being interested in buying his share of Home Farm. Making Nathan a second offer Declan lowers his price and tells Nathan he is the only interested party and tells him that it will get lower every time he has to offer. Later Nathan heads off in a suit declaring he has an important business meeting, When a smug Nathan returns from his meeting he heads straight to the Woolie and announces he has found a buyer and is now a very rich man. As Ryan looks on he cant stand to see Nathan looking so happy and leaves the pub and smashes Nathans car window. As Nathan leaves the pub a fight quickly breaks out and its up to Maisie to separate her two warring brothers. As Ryan swears revenge whats next for Nathan?
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A blonde Debbie Dingle & Daughter Sarah return to the village
Chas carries on with her revenge plan this time targeting Carl. Using his keys to get into the office she deletes all of Carls files from his PC.
Ryan returns to work at the garage
Viv uses desperate measures to get Bobs attention
Policeman Nick takes a shine to Katie and buys her a drink in the Woolie.
Diane offers to put Hannah up, until Hannah is clean.
CHAS KNOWS! After Eve decides shes telling Chas the truth Carl tells her to back off and admits he has no plans to tell Chas about them. After Eve calms down she accepts she will always be Carl's bit on the side and is quickly heading over for some loving with Carl. There soon intrupted when Chas pulls up on the drive and Carl quickly bundles a half naked Eve out of the back door. Later when Chas and Charity are getting ready for a night out Charity finds Eves bra and thinking its Chas's she winds her up about it. Charity is soon shocked to realise that's its not Chas's and it hits home to the girls that Carl IS having an affair! Noticing that the bra was bought from the underwear party she attended at Gennie's Chas realises Carl must be having an affair with one of her friends. As the girls head to Gennie's Charity tells Chas to play it clever, so when the girls arrive they insist they want to but more underwear. As they flick through the catalogue Chas points out the bra and Gennie confirms that Eve bought the same one the other night! As Chas swears revenge Charity tells her they must make them both pay and do it in their own way so Chas returns home puts the bra back where she found it and says nothing. Later Carl and Eve rush round trying to find the bra. Carl is pleased when he finds the bra but has to shove it in his pocket when Chas comes down the stairs. Remaining quiet Chas cant help but start her revenge plan on Eve at the village Bonfire celebrations, pouring toffee into Eves hat Chas hides a smile when Eve puts the hat on. When Eve realises what has happened shes angry to have toffee stuck in her hair and quickly blames Jacob. With Chas getting away with her first trick what else does she have in mind for Carl and Eve?
RHONA DUMPS MARLON! Poor Marlon is left heartbroken after Rhona ends their relationship. After Marlon delivers a bunch of flowers to the vets Paddy warns Rhona not to mess his best friend around. Later deciding she cant fight her feelings for Paddy, Rhona ends her relationship with Marlon. As Marlon questions her if there is someone else Rhona evades his questions. When Rhona picks her belongings up she admits to Marlon that she has only ever loved him as a friend. A heartbroken Marlon turns to Paddy for support but how long will it be before the truth about Rhona's feelings for Paddy come out?
ADAM AND HOLLY! After Adam is forced to take Holly to get her Methadone he is disgusted at what his sister has become. Deciding to teach her a lesson he takes her to visit Jackson, hoping to shock her into sorting herself out. However Aaron is not happy with this method in fixing Holly and when Hazels painkillers go missing Adam is quick to blame Holly, she denies taking them but is Holly telling the truth?
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As Maisie and Will struggle to come to terms with the outcome of the trial and Natasha's departure from the village Nathan promises he will look after them and sort things out. Nathan decides he must sell the Wylde's share of Home Farm in order to sort out their finances. However Nathan is determined he wont sell to Declan and when Declan makes him an offer Nathan is quick to turn it down.
Run away Amy is back in the Village and with the help of Victoria is hiding out in the cellar of the B&B. When she keeps hearing noises Val at first thinks they have rats and then decides the B&B is haunted. Deciding that being haunted would be a great money spinner Val researches the history of the B&B, what will she say when she finds out her ghost is Amy?
Viv is shocked when she finds that the till of the shop has been robbed and turns to husband Bob, but Viv is left hurt and disappointed when Bob rushes off to see Hazel.
THE VERDICT IS IN: As the trial continues Maisie gets nervous about giving evidence and Faye does her best to keep her calm. When the time calm Maisie stuns the jury when she tells them Ryan is innocent and was framed by Nathan. As the prosecution steam in to Maisie, Ryan cant contain his temper and the Judge orders he be removed from court! The next day Maisie and Faye anxiously await the verdict will Ryan be found Guilty or not Guilty?
BYEBYE NATASHA! As Natasha waits to see if Ryan has been found guilty she still has no idea that son Nathan has been kidnapped and is being tortured for the truth about who killed Mark. Thinking her son has just done one of his disappearing acts Natasha attends court to see the outcome, and as the verdict is read out what does it mean for Natasha? In weds hour long episode Natasha makes a decision and leaves the village but will she confess or flee?
NATHANS TERROR! While the trial is going on Nathan reminds held hostage in the barn. As Nathan is tortured he finally confesses Natasha killed Mark but and who will he confess too? Well all hell breaks lose for the Wyldes when MAISIE attacks a tied up Nathan, how far will she go? Does Nathan confess to Maisie or is someone else involved too?
THE BARTONS: It seems Holly's making progress with little sister Hannah when Hannah invites Holly to meet Issac with her, but typical Holly seen slips off while Hannah is busy with Issac. Hannah dashes off to find her sister and is angry when she see Holly buying drugs. As Hannah rushes home to tell her parents Holly's soon playing the innocent act and slips the drugs into Hannah's bag. Later Moira is upset when Hannah tells her Issac has dumped her because of Holly. Moira and John are shocked and angry to find Holly out of it again, this time in one of the barns, as the couple struggle to decide whats best for Holly Moira suggests a methadone programme. When John agrees Moira takes Holly along for her first Methadone treatment.
RHONA CONFESS TO PADDY? After sharing a bed together due to a mix up at the hotel Paddy is confused as to why Rhona is so embarrassed and so instant on keeping it a secret. When Marlon returns to the village Rhona acts differently towards help and Marlon cant help but notice the tension between Rhona and Paddy, When Betty later mentions the party to Marlon he confronts the pair and they lie about their night out. When Paddy questions Rhona over the way she is treating Marlon she hints that shes in love with someone else, will Paddy realise she means him? Marlon asks Paddy whats wrong with Rhona and later questions Rhona herself but she just snaps and brushes him off telling him nothing is wrong. Marlon is pleased when Rhona gets time of work to spend with him but is left hurt and more confused when Rhona snaps at him again and cuts their date short.
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Chas returns from her holiday and Eve is upset when Carl shows no signs of dumping her. Eve piles on the pressure when she sees Carl and Chas sharing a kiss. Chas invites Eve along to Gennies underwear party not knowing that they are both buying underwear for Carl's benefit.
Chas & Alicia clash and when Alicia insults Chas again at Gennie party Chas soon gets her revenge, she looks Alicia in a cupboard and steals her clothes and embarrassed Alicia is forced to go into The Woolie in a skimpy dressing gown to get her clothes back.
Paddy apologises to Pearl for upsetting her over the party mix up
Charity gets dressed up in the hope of helping Jai get planning permission and Cain gets jealous when he spots Charity and Jai celebrating their new business venture.
Viv questions Lizzy as to if Hazel and Bob are seeing each other. She later confronts Hazel who tells Viv they are just friends. Hazel later talks to Bob and asks him to reassure Viv they are just friends but both are in for a shock when Viv (Lies) and tells them she has a new man.
THE TRIAL BEGINS: Its the start of innocent Ryan Lambs trial this week and as desperate Nathan and Natasha do their best to ensure his found guilty will their plan work? At the start of the week Faye visits Ryan and feels him in on whats been going on in the village and as Ryan worries about what Nathan may do next he begs her to get Cain to lookout for her Maisie and Abi. After agreeing to stay with Faye a determined Maisie tries to make Nathan confess and winds him up about living with Faye. Cain later informs that Ryan has asked him to look out for them and is left shocked when Faye and Maisie tell them that he could help Ryan move if he gave evidence in court! The following day Natasha asks Faye to go for a walk stating that they need to talk but its not long before the insults are flying and when Natasha blames Faye for Ryan's predicament Faye slaps Natasha! As Natasha slaps her back Faye tells Natasha that no matter what happens her and Nathan will never be free of their guilt. As Faye heads off to see Ryan, shes worried to find Ryan upset and offers to lie for him in court, will Ryan really let his mum commit perjury? As the day of the trial arrives a nervous Ryan is taken to court and when Faye arrives shes upset and angry to see that Nathan and Natasha are already there. As Nathan is called to the stand where he promises to tell the truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth but will he? of course not!As a smug Nathan gives he innocent son act even Cain notices that he is making a good impression on the Jury will his lies be believed? As Nathan leaves the court feeling pleased with himself both Sam and Doug take the stand will they be able to sway the jury in Ryan's favour. Later on Natasha is angry when she cant get hold of Nathan and thinks her son has just bailed out on her again! ? As Natasha prepares to take the stand shes angry that Nathan as disappeared but despite faltering when taking the Oath Natasha soon plays the part of the grieving widow. Its soon Maisie's turn to take the stand and determined to free Ryan she soon stuns the jury by announcing that Nathan framed Ryan. As Maisie testimony is pulled to pieces Ryan cant contain his anger and its not long before Ryan is removed from the court, has Maisie done more damage than good!
NATHANS KIDNAPPED! After a smug Nathan leaves court his in for a shock on his way home when he is jumped blindfolded and bundled into a car. When Nathan comes round he's shocked and scared to find himself bound and gagged in a rat infested barn. Nathans kidnapper then taunts him by playing him a voice message from Natasha and Nathans worry soon turns to fear when his kidnapper tortures him until he confesses to Marks Murder! As the kidnapper is finally revealed they promise Nathan that if Ryan is found guilty he will be the one to suffer, will Nathan confess Natasha's crime and will be believed if he does? With Emmerdale Bosses set to issue warnings before the episode airs it looks like Nasty Nathan will be in for a tough time, does anyone feel a little bit sorry for him?
LEYLAS MISTAKE: As David worries she is focusing to much of Jacob Leyla is quick to reassure David that she knows Jacob is her nephew and not her son. Despite her protests it seems that Leyla thinks she knows best when it comes to Jacob. After Alicia agrees that Leyla can take Jacob to TJ's birthday party she issues Leyla with strict instructions about Jacobs diet but its obvious Leyla is not really listening. At the party Leyla feels sorry for Jacob as the others tuck into birthday cake and after briefly checking with Brenda that the cake has no nuts in it she gives Jacob a slice. Things take a turn for the worse for Leyla when it turns out the cake does have nuts in and Jacob does into anaphylactic shock! After administering his Epi-pen Leyla takes Jacob home to Alicia. A worried Alicia rushes Jacob to hospital and when she gets back she lets rip at Leyla reminding her that SHE is Jacob's mother and SHE knows best, realising she may lose Jacob and Alicia, Leyla quickly promises her sister that in future she wont do anything with Jacob until she check with Alicia first!
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Theres further agony at the hospital as the aftermath of the train crash continues
Jai comes up with a new business plan but faces tough opposition when he offers to buy the Dingles land from them!
After a party Paddy and Rhona wake up in bed together! Despite nothing happening (mix up at hotel meant they had to share a bed) Rhona doesn't want to tell Marlon, how long can Rhona keep her feelings for Paddy secret.
Nikhil is upset after Maisie tells him shes not in the right place for a realtionship and wants them just to be friends
WEEK BEGINNING MONDAY, OCTOBER 11TH 2010
HOLLY TAKES HEROIN!
After Moria accompanies Holly to Counseling, the Counselor tells Moira shes is doing the right thing to help Holly. Holly excuses her self to go to the toilet and as time passes Moira realises her daughter had run away. When Holly later returns home to Butlers farm she tells her parents she ran away because she was scared. Later John is shocked when he catches Holly inhaling drugs in her bedroom! As Holly passes out John and Moira are devastated to realise their daughter is on Heroin! As the family vow to help her the strain is soon taking its toll, will the Bartons be able to help Holly?
MAISIES BACK! Natasha is in for a shock when daughter Maisie returns to the village & heads straight for Home Farm where she informs her Mum that she will be giving evidence in Ryan's defence at the trail for Marks murder. When Maisie and Nathan bump in to each other in the village, Nathan is upset when he discovers that Maisie is staying with Faye, even more so when Maisie informs him that she would rather live with Faye, than live with a Murderer! As a distressed Nathan confronts his sister he almost lets to much slip, until Natasha intervenes and Maisie and Faye are left wondering what exactly Nathan meant when he said "he did it for Maisie and Will"! Back at home farm Nathan is upset when he realises as well as his inheritance it looks like he may lose his sister too! After an argument with Natasha who reminds him its too late to back out now, and a further argument with Maisie who tries to get him to confess, Nathan decides the only way to keep Maisie in his life is to make sure Ryan is found guilty.
CARL EVE & JIMMY! When Nicola and Charity argue over Charity's expenses, an angry Charity soon drops Jimmy in it by telling Nicola and the texts from "Warehouse Wendy"! Carl begs Jimmy not to tell Nicola the truth. When Eve arrives back from France she cannot understand Jimmy's attitude towards her but soon arranges a night with Carl. After dealing with Nicolas behavior over "Warehouse Wendy" Jimmy heads over to Carl's to tell him to stop his text flirtation. Jimmy is shocked when he finds a half naked Eve and warns Carl that if he dont end things with Eve he will tell Chas! Carl assures Eve he can calm Jimmy down and persuades her to move back in with Edna so they can carry on their affair.When Carl tells Jimmy he has ended his affair and Eve is moving out Jimmy tells him now he has to get Nicola off his case. As Carl tells Nicola the texts were for him he convinces her to keep quiet. Once again it looks like Carl will get away for it but his in for a shock when he returns home and Eve issues him with an ultimatum, either end things with Chas or its over between them! As Carl promises Eve he will end things with Chas, will he really?!
ELSEWHERE IN THE VILLAGE
Tensions rise at the hospital as the aftermath of the train crash continues and things soon take a turn for the worse.
Amy charms Val and Pollard when she moves into the B&B, telling them shes a nurse she soon settles in. Amy's lies are soon uncovered by Victoria and Amy confesses she has run away! When the police trace her via the stolen car and Val and Eric are shocked to find that Amy is a teenager run away, as the police take Amy back to her parents will this be the last we see of her?
When Diane lets slip that she should talk to Hannah, Moira heads home for a chat with her daughter. As Hannah tells her mum about her night with Issac and then panic with over the split condom Moira is upset she wasn't there for Hannah, and later when she tells John about him she tells him they have failed another daughter.
Natasha is pleased when she finds out Declan has gone to Singapore
After Leyla refuses to give her a job in the shop, Alicia plots to get Doug the sack. When Leyla cottons on to her plan she informs Alicia she will never get rid of Doug. Alicia decides to go else where to find a job and after a chat with Diane soon gets a job behind the bar of The Woolie
Week Beginning - Monday, October 4, 2010.
THE EMMERDALE TRAIN CRASH!
What starts as a fun lads night out soon ends in tragedy for four Emmerdale boys. When Aaron decides to treat Jackson to a night out to make up for his recent behaviour he is annoyed with Paddy and Marlon tag along. With Jackson offers to drive to save on taxi fares the four head off. Aaron and Jackson laugh when Paddy and Marlon realise they are going to a gay club. As the boys relax, they have a great evening and laugh as an embarrassed Paddy gets hit on. On the way home the fun and laughter comes to an abrupt end, as the driver of the van swerves to avoid an oncoming vehicle he loses control and crashes on to a level crossing with a train fast approaching! As the train crashes into the van one man will be left fighting for his life, and although he survives he will suffer from life changing injuries. So which of the four will it be? Jackson, who has just confessed his love to Aaron and is making a life for himself in the village? Will it be Marlon who thinks his found true love with Rhona? Will it be Paddy, who is like a dad to Aaron, and who best friend Marlon's girlfriend and business partner Rhona has fallen in love with? Or will it be Aaron, who is struggling to deal with Jackson's confession of love? Head over to the forums to hear my views on who it will be and to share ur own thought and feelings. Who ever it is we are in for an amazing episode and the after story will be fantastic viewing..one things for sure life in The Dales will never be the same again...
HOLLY GOES HOME!
When Boyfriend Dan, fed up with visits from Moira & John, throws Holly out, Holly is more concerned with where she will get here drugs now she wont be getting any more freebies. As Holly arrives back in the village she heads for The Woolie, where she gets really drunk, aware of the wary villagers looking at her Holly storms out. When Ashley and Drug find her slumped in the graveyard they call John and Moira who go and pick her up. John and Moira take her home to Butlers Farm insisting that they wont let her leave again. Suffering a come down the next day Holly tries to leave but Moria insists she see a doctor. As Holly lies about her addiction the Doctor insists she tells the true, but when John asks about Holly's addiction the doctor says that as Holly is over 18 they can not discuss it. As Holly gets desperate for a fix she begs her parents to let her leave, when they refuse Holly shoves Moira aside. Shocked at her own actions Holly breaks down and confesses she is an addict. Holly agrees to go see a councillor but only to keep her parents quiet and as soon as their backs turned shes soon meeting up with Roz begging her for a fix. As a suspicious John sees the argument that ensues will Holly get away with deceiving her parents again? With the Barton's set to find Holly overdosed on Heroin it looks like things are gonna get a lot worse before they get better.
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An unready Hannah Barton sleeps with boyfriend Issac after seeing him talk to another girl at a party. Worrying that he will dump her for being too boring Hannah leads Issac to the bedroom. There's panic in store when Issac reveals the condom has split and when Hannah panics its not long before shes taking it out on Issac. With her mum wrapped up in Holly, Hannah feels she has no-one to talk to but eventually confinds in Victoria who helps her get the morning after pill. Will Hannah and Issac resolve their issues and what will Moira say when she finds out?
After hearing that Eves coming home Carl pulls out of his holiday with Chas, telling her his far too busy to to. Chas is upset until Carl insists she should still go and take Katie with her, even going as far as giving Katie money for the holiday. Despite swallowing his lies about "Warehouse Wendy" and the texts on his phone, surely it wont be long before Chas catches Carl and Eve out!
After initially turning down a loan from Doug a tearful Diane finally accepts his offer of help when. With the money to pay of the loan that Charlie conned out of her will Diane be able to stay in The Woolie?
After visiting Ryan in Jail and causing a fight Nathan is surprised to see prison officer Abi in the village and wonders why she is visiting Faye. As Nathan decides that Abi must be helping Ryan he visits Faye and manages to get Abi's name out of her. What is Nasty Nathan up to now.
With the Court case drawing closer, Faye decides to track Maisy down, while Declan enjoys seeing Nathan wound up about his and Faye's plan to contest Mark's will.
Hazel tells Bob she just wants to be friends.
Andy tries to appologise to Adele and is later saddened to hear that she has left the village.
While David has his hands full with Leyla and Alisha.
Jackson's dad Jerry arrives in the village...