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Episode (#3642) --- 22nd January 2004

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Production Credits :-

Director Daniel Wilson
Series Producer Steve Frost
Executive Producer: Keith Richardson

Thursday 22nd January 2004

Main title
EMMERDALE

Episode: 3642
Written by: Janys Chambers

THIS PROGRAMME IS SUBTITLED

Generally IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE

Debbie Jones Charley Webb
Charity Tate Emma Atkins
Zoe Tate Leah Bracknell
Scott Windsor Ben Freeman
Laurel Potts Charlotte Bellamy
Louise Appleton Emily Symons
Emily Kirk Kate McGregor
Nicola Blackstock Nicola Wheeler
Eric Pollard Christopher Chittell
Pearl Laddersbanks Meg .lohnson
Viv Hope Deena Payne
.larvis Skelton Richard Moore
Charlie Willis Andrew Readman
Ethan Blake Liam O'Brien
Katie Addyman Sammy Winward
Andy Sugden Kelvin Fletcher
Darren Eden Luke Tittensor
Usher David Smith
Clerk Duncan Holmes
Nigel Stafford Kenneth Price
Zak Dingle Steve Halliwell
]ugde Carter Geoff Oldham
Shelly Williams Carolyn Pickles
PC Littler Jason Furnival
Marion Dingle Hark Charnock
Lisa Dingle .lane Cox
Edna Birch Shirley Stelfox
DS Leana Pugh Billie-Claire Wright
DI Tom Keysell John Branwell
Foreman Ruth Regan

Synopsis

Charity's future lies in the hands of the jury as they decide whether or not she faces a life behind bars.

Pollard is shattered when the hunt for Gloria leads to an infamous suicide spot.

Laurel is heartened by Ashley and Louise's news.

Date: Thursday 22 January Time: 7:00pm to 7:30pm

Subtitled, Widescreen, Audio-described

Cast List includes :-
Emma Atkins, Christopher Chittell

From YTV EMMERDALE Thursday 22 January 2004 at 7.00pm on ITV1 Network Charity (EMMA ATKINS) awaits the jury's verdict.

Charity prepares to take her future into her own hands as she is called to the dock. Aware that this is her last stab at freedom she tries to remain composed. Sticking firmly to her statement, Charity is cross-examined but pleads not guilty once more. The defence tries to antagonise her to shreds but defiant Charity stands her ground. Finally the judge sums up the case asking the jury to make their decision. As the court reassemble, all eyes are on Charity as the jury give their verdict. Will she go down for a murder she didn’t commit?

From YTV EMMERDALE Thursday 22 January 2004 at 7.00pm on ITV1 Network Charity (EMMA ATKINS) awaits the jury's verdict. From YTV EMMERDALE Thursday 22 January 2004 at 7.00pm on ITV1 Network Charity (EMMA ATKINS) awaits the jury's verdict.

Pollard is shocked to receive a call from police saying that they have found some shoes that they think might be Gloria’s. When the police bring them to the factory, Pollard breaks down as he identifies them as belonging to Gloria.

Dizzy Laurel can’t help but feel excited when she hears that Louise and Ashley have split up. She suddenly goes off her food and stares endlessly into space. She tries to keep her feet on the ground as she contemplates whether she and the vicar will ever get together.

Elsewhere in the village, Nicola is self-conscious as she tries to hide her new braces. Her usual air of confidence is dampened and she explains that she’s going to have them on for a year to correct her teeth.

ITV.COM The Condemned Woman Thursday 22.01.04
Charity and Debbie share a moment together
After what happened yesterday at the trial, Charity is utterly despondent, and Debbie has to persuade her that this is her chance to make a good impression and change everyone's mind's back. Once she has changed into proper clothes, Charity persuades her daughter to stay at home. Debbie agrees, but says she will wait by the phone box for her mother to come home. At court, Charity's barrister is angry - her argument yesterday has given the prosecution carte blanche to do what they like - it's all down to her performance now.
A policeman visits Pollard - pictured Shelly and policeman
Pollard is suprised to be visited by a policeman at the factory. A pair of shoes that might belong to Gloria have been found in Hull by a well-known suicide spot. He needs to go to the station to identify the shoes, but convinces himself that he told them the wrong colour. Edna finally persuades him to at least eliminate the possibility - get some closure. Eric agrees, but then has to reluctantly confirm the shoes were the ones bought for Gloria's first official function as an MP.
Charity in the dock
In the dock, Charity says she couldn't kill Chris because she loved him, but the prosecution undermines her by bringing up past lies, the affair and her profession. She defiantly says the lies were only during the affair, and she was the one who stopped that. She adds that while she may have grown up on the streets, Chris changed her life for the better, and she respected him for that - being a tart doesn't make you a murderer. But the prosecution finds more contradictions, and wrap everything up with her visit to Zoe - 'the act of a guilty woman'. The jury retire to consider their verdict, and Charity has to sit and wait.

To her horror, Charity is found unanimously guilty, and Lisa is left with the job of having to go and tell Debbie, still sitting in the cold on the green waiting for her mother to return.

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