Emmerdale Episode Guide For Year 1998
#2330-2341 --- 3 March - 31 March 1998

Updated 6th November 2002

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Synopsis
Unless stated otherwise, these synopsis have been written by me © 2002 LaneKent@aol.com or the authors of these writings.

NOTE: these episodes onwards are will be based on the officially released synopsis, when Granada Plus gets to these episodes.

However I or anyone else who wishes to offer their services, may well add to them at some future date.

Finally I'd like to thank Stevee who is allowing me to put up all the updates he posted to the Emmerdale newsgroup back in 1997 & 1998.

This Month's Cast List includes:-

Starring: GLENDA McKAY as Rachel, SARAH NEVILLE as Becky, LEAH BRACKNELL as Zoe, LISA RILEY as Mandy, PAUL LOUGHRAN as Butch, JAMES HOOTON as Sam, DOMINIC BRUTH as Paddy, STEVE HALLIWELL as Zak, BILLY HARTMAN as Terry, EDWARD PEEL as Tony, ANDREW MORRIS as Young Offender Nick, PATRICK CONNOLLY as Dean, DANIELLE BROWN as Paulette, REBECCA LOUDONSACK as Emma, PETER AMORY as Chris, DEENA PAYNE as Viv, ALUN LEWIS as Vic, VERITY RUSHWORTH as Donna, ADELE SILVA as Kelly,PETER AMORY as Chris PAUL FOX as Will, CLAUDIA MALKOVICH as Dee, JANE COX as Lisa, TONY MELODY as Farmer Outhwaite, CLAIRE KING as Kim, ROBERTA KERR by Jan, MARK CHARNOCK as Marlon, CHRIS CHITTELL as Pollard, CLIVE HORNBY as Jack, PAUL OPACIC as Steve, ALYSNO SPIRO as Sarah, RHICHARD THORP as Alan, BRADLEY J WHITE as baby James.

Episode # 2330

Original Airdate ITV
Tuesday 3 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Thu 28th Nov 2002)

The Glovers are given some good news when they are told Jan can return home for a couple of days. But Ned can't help feeling that she might be better off in hospital.

Jack tells Sarah that if they have any future together she will have to learn to trust him again.

And tempers flare at Home Farm when Vic attacks Chris for sleeping with his daughter Kelly.

approx Episode #2331

Original Airdate ITV
Wednesday 4 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Fri 29th Nov 2002)

Kim is furious that Chris has given Kelly her own private quarters at Home Farm. But even Kim is lost for words when Chris announces Kelly is pregnant with his child.

Marlon, Lyn, Will, Kirsty, Dee and Pollard go roller-blading with hilarious consequences.

And Mandy reveals to Paddy that Biff is the real father of Kelly's baby.

see also Bills Blubberings Wed 4/3/98

The following episodes have not yet been scheduled to air on Granada Plus.

Episode #2332

Original Airdate ITV
Thursday 5 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Mon 2nd Dec)

A group of Young Offenders led by teenage tearaway Paulette (Daniele Brown - the younger sister of Spice Girl Mel B) arrive in Emmerdale for Tony Cairns Outdoor Activities Course.

A tense situation arises when Sarah forces Rachel to discuss her affair with Jack.

Mandy's first Lingerie Party goes down a storm.

Marlon discovers Dee and Will in a compromising position.

see also Jonno's Jibberings Thurs 5th Mar

Episode #2333

Original Airdate ITV
Tuesday 10 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Tue 3rd Dec 2002)

Tony organises an assault course competition between the villagers and a group of young offenders from the city.

Jack and Sarah manage to repair the cracks in their marriage and start to look towards a brighter future.

Kelly turns to Roy for support. However she is unprepared for his reaction.

See also Mollys Meanderings 10/3/98

Episode #2334

Original Airdate ITV
Wednesday 11 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Wed 4th Dec 2002)

Mandy is wracked with guilt over breaking Kelly's confidence and telling Paddy the true identity of the baby's father.

Lisa helps Jan to overcome her fears of returning to 'Emmerdale' and facing the villagers.

And Marlon manages to persuade Pollard that he should have his own signature night at the Wine Bar.

See also Bill's Blubberings Wed.11/3/98

Episode #2335

Original Airdate ITV
Thursday 12 March 1998

1 HOUR SPECIAL

(Granada Plus - Thu 5th Dec 2002)

In this special one hour episode the fashion world is taken by storm by a group of unlikely 'super-models'.

When Mandy invites her best customers to an exclusive lingerie fashion show, Butch and Sam decide to try and gate-crash the event along with Paddy, Zak and Terry.

But they are caught sneaking in by a burly security guard. After give it some thought Mandy decides they must redeem themselves by parading on the catwalk. Meanwhile Sam finds himself in Dingle heaven when he escapes and unwittingly hides himself in the catwalk model's changing rooms.

It's the final day of Ton'ys Outdoor Activities Course and the teams decide to use some underhanded tactics to win the event.

Young Offender Nick tries to sabotage Dean's team. But Dean fights back and with the help of Paulette and Emma, they take Tony's van to get ahead. But they soon are wishing they hadn't.

Chris tries to rebuild some bridges with the Windsor family by inviting Viv, Vic, and Donna to dinner at Home Farm.

Scheming Kelly dtermines she will have to have an abortion sooner than later, when she realises Chris is very serious about her having the child.

Will's obsession with Dee reaches new heights when he emotionally blackmails her into meeting him at a hotel. When she arrives she tries o make him understand that as a married woman there can never be anything between them. But her emotions are thrown in tormoil when Will kisses her, and she starts to respond

Starring: LISA RILEY as Mandy, PAUL LOUGHRAN as Butch, JAMES HOOTON as Sam, DOMINIC BRUTH as Paddy, STEVE HALLIWELL as Zak, BILLY HARTMAN as Terry, EDWARD PEEL as Tony, ANDREW MORRIS as Young Offender Nick, PATRICK CONNOLLY as Dean, DANIELLE BROWN as Paulette, REBECCA LOUDONSACK as Emma, PETER AMORY as Chris, DEENA PAYNE as Viv, ALUN LEWIS as Vic, VERITY RUSHWORTH as Donna, ADELE SILVA as Kelly, PAUL FOX as Will, CLAUDIA MALKOVICH as Dee.

see also Jonno's Jiant Jibberings - Thurs 12 Mar

Episode #2336

Original Airdate ITV
Tuesday 17 March 1998

(Granada Plus -Fri 6th Dec 2002)

Kim tells Kelly not to get too comfortable at Home Farm as Chris is only using her.

Later, Kim flies into a rage when Jan turns up at Home Farm to give baby James a present.

Meanwhile, Tony is enraged when Chris informs him that he has appalling business sense and to safe guard his investment he is taking control of the bookings for the Outdoor Activities Centre.

And Becky begins to become disillusioned with her marriage and turns to Zoe for comfort. However, Zoe is shocked by Becky's interpretation of the situation.

See Also Molly's Late Meanderings

NO EPISODE

Original Airdate ITV
Wednesday 18 March 1998

Episode #2337

Original Airdate ITV
Thursday 19 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Mon 9th Dec 2002)

Tony looks towards Rachel for some advice on women and relationships.

It's confessionn time as Becky admits to Zoe that her marriage may be solid but she isn't happy.

Kelly reveals to Mandy that she thinks she has enough money saved up to pay for an abortion.

Lisa and Zak begin to worry about Sam's growing obsession with Kathy.

Mandy's night of passion is destroyed when Paddy is called away to help Farmer Outhwaite. And there is more upset in store for the genial vet when the grumpy farmer accidentally discharges his shot gun.

Later, Kim, flies into a rage when Jan turns up at Home Farm to give baby James (Bradley J White) a present.

Meanwhile, Tony is enraged when Chris informs him that he has appalling business sense and, to safeguard his investment, he is taking control of the bookings for the Outdoor Activities Centre.

And Becky begins to become disillusioned with her marriage and turns to Zoe for comfort. However Zoe is shocked by Becky's interpretation of the situation.

Episode #2338

Original Airdate ITV
Tuesday 24 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Tue 10th Dec 2002)

When Kelly borrows one of Kim's dresses for he Outdoor Activities reception little does she realise the trouble it will lead to. With Kim's unexpected return from a night out the sparks fly and as the pair teeter at the top of the stairs the unimaginable happens and Kelly takes a fall.

Stubborn Farmer Outhwaite decides to make a last stand and barricades himself inside his house. But his efforts are futile and when Kim sends in the heavy machinery Outhwaite concedes defeat, a broken man.

Marlon reveals to Pollard that Will is becoming infatuated with Dee.

And Pollard tells Sam that he won't be sending any more money to Dee's family in the Philippines.

See Also Mr. Molly's melifluous musings

Episode #2339

Original Airdate ITV
Wednesday 25 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Wed 11th Dec 2002)

Chris is distraught to discover that Kelly has lost the baby. His first reaction is to find out exactly what happened. But when he confronts Kim she denies that the incident had anything to do with her.

Will cannot believe his eyes when he discovers his mother Becky and her boss Zoe in a passionate embrace. Consumed with anger, he confronts his mother and demands to know what is going on.

Later Will turns to Dee for a shoulder to cry on. While she is comforting him, her husband Pollard watches unnoticed.

Biff's patience is growing thin and it is not long before he informs his new housemate, Farmer Outhwaite that he must be out by the end of the week.

See Also Bill's Blubberingings 25/3/98

Episode #2340

Original Airdate ITV
Thursday 26 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Thu 12th Dec 2002)

There are problems at Kathy's Tea Rooms when the cellar floods and the fire brigade are called in.

Irate Pollard's first reaction is to blame innocent Will. But he is surprised to find his wife Dee defending the young lad.

Paddy reveals to Biff that the baby Kelly lost was his.

Will tells Zoe that he saw her kissing his mother Becky. He threatens to tell his Dad, unless Zoe stays away from his mum.

Episode #2341

Original Airdate ITV
Tuesday 31 March 1998

(Granada Plus - Fri 13th Dec 2002)

Tony's dreams are shattered when he breaks the news of his job of a lifetime offer in Germany. Not only is his wife Becky unimpressed she drops the bombshell that she's having an affair - with her boss Zoe!

But Becky is left crest fallen when Zoe tells her she doesn't want a long term relationship.

Jack is confronted by an angry Jed Outhwaite demanding to know why he has stolen his tractor. But their argument is cut short when the old man takes a turn for the worse and collapses.

Steve tells Kelly that she will have a job to return to if she keeps quiet about her fight with Kim.

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