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Episode (#3707) --- Wednesday 7th April 2004

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Episode: 3707


This episode of EMMERDALE is written by Stephen Bennett, produced by Tim Key and Kathleen Beedles, and directed by Di Patrick. The executive producer is Keith Richardson and the series producer is Steve Frost. It is a Yorkshire Television production for ITV1.


Robert Sugden Karl Davies
Donna Windsor Verity Rushworth
Andy Sugden Kelvin Fletcher
Katie Sugden Sammy Winward
Diane Blackstock Elizabeth Estensen
Louise Appleton Emily Symons
Jack Sugden Clive Hornby
Danny Daggert Cleveland Campbell
Edna Birch Shirley Stelfox
Val Lambert Charlie Hardwick
Len Reynolds Peter Martin
]arvis Skelton Richard Moore
Pearl Ladderbanks Meg ]ohnson
Viv Hope Deena Payne
Ashley Thomas ]ohn Middleton
Paddy Kirk Dominic Brunt
Emily Kirk Kate McGregor
Sam Dingle ]ames Hooton
Ethan Blake Liam O'Brien
Paul Marsden Matthew Booth
Sydney Woolfe Nathan Gladwell
Rodney Blackstock Patrick Mower

WEDNESDAY 7 APRIL 2004 7.00 – 7.30PM ITV1

Review :-
Tension is high at the farm as Robert attempts to re-ignite his affair with Katie. But is she strong enough to resist?
Rodney's and Val's betrayal eats away at Diane and she needs answers.
Edna is shocked when Pearl reveals a dark family secret.

Edna is shocked when Pearl reveals a dark family secret.

Robert tells Katie he wants them to be together for good.

As they work at the garage, Robert (Karl Davies) asks Len (Peter Martin) how it is possible for two people to be in love with each other but still be miserable. Robert is horrified when he looks up to see Donna (Verity Rushworth) has overheard and assumes that he is referring to her.

Meanwhile, Katie (Sammy Winward) is determined to make her marriage work and tells Andy (Kelvin Fletcher) that she supports him in buying the farm. The couple decide to take a raunchy shower together, but when Robert walks in on them wrapped in a towel Katie is left feeling guilty.

Later, Robert grabs Katie and kisses her before insisting that he wants them to be together for good. Will Katie succumb to his charm yet again?

Edna is shocked when Pearl reveals a dark family secret.

Elsewhere, Diane (Elizabeth Estensen) confronts Rodney (Patrick Mower) about his past relationship with Val (Charlie Hardwick). He tells her that he can’t justify his actions but has always regretted what happened. Diane smashes a valuable vase before leaving.

In the village, Len (Peter Martin) and Pearl (Meg Johnson) realise that rumours are rife that Edna’s (Shirley Stelfox) grandmother was a prostitute. They decide to confess all to Edna who claims it is a scandalous lie. Jarvis (Richard Moore) explains there’s evidence on the Internet, but Edna is disgusted and storms off.

ITV.COM The Truth Will Out Wednesday 07.04.04
Edna relflects upon her grandmother, she cannot believe what people are saying.
News of Ednaís unlikely family history becomes village gossip, helped in no small part by the woman herself. For every high-minded moral pronouncement she makes, someone quietly whispers about her grandmotherís occupation. When Viv shares the latest morsel of local news with Pearl, Pearl realises itís time Edna was put in the picture. When Jarvis tells her the truth in The Woolpack Edna believes she is being wound up and accuses Jarvis of telling scandalous lies.
Donna tells a dismayed Robert how much she loves him.
Despite telling Robert that she still loves him Katie is more determined than ever to try and make her marriage to his brother work. She gives him her support in his plan to buy the farm and the couple enjoy making up in the shower together. Afterwards, while Andy is dressing, Robert kisses Katie passionately and tells her that he wants to be with her. Meanwhile, Donna apologises profusely to Robert for believing he passed an STD onto her when her infection came from another man. Donna tells a dismayed Robert how much she loves him.
Diane & Rodney
Still livid Diane goes to the Antiques Barn to confront Rodney about his past relationship with Val. He tells her that he canít justify his actions but has always regretted what happened. To make herself feel better Diane smashes an expensive vase. Meanwhile, Jack remains caught between a rock and a hard place as Val asks him to have a word with Diane for her. Diane is no mood for listening to anything that Val has to say and believes that Val has now got her claws into Jack.

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