Created 27th September
3848 - Monday 20th September 2004
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Production Credits :-
THIS PROGRAMME IS SUBTITLED
This episode of EMMERDALE is written by Lesley Clare O’Neill, produced
by Kathleen Beedles and directed by Oliver Horsbrugh. The executive producer
is Keith Richardson and the series producer is Steve Frost. It is a Yorkshire
Television production for ITV1
IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE
Edna Birch Shirley Stelfox
Jack Sugden Clive Hornby
Rodney Blackstock Patrick Mower
Diane Blackstock Elizabeth Estensen
Val Lambert Charlie Hardwick
Chas Dingle Lucy Pargeter
Paul Lambert Mathew Bose
Louise Appleton Emily Symons
Nicola Blackstock Nicola Wheeler
Debbie Jones Charley Webb
Andy Sugden Kelvin Fletcher
Darren Eden Luke Tittensor
Marlon Dingle Mark Charnock
Robert Sugden Karl Davies
Bob Hope Tony Audenshaw
Cain Dingle Jeff Hordley
Ashley Thomas John Middleton
Emily Kirk Kate McGregor
Ethan Blake Liam O’Brien
Charity Tate Emma Atkins
Pearl Ladderbanks Meg Johnson
Len Reynolds Peter Martin
Katie Sugden Sammy Winward
Victoria Sugden Hannah Midgley
Viv Hope Deena Payne
ITV1 Network Monday 20 September 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Rodney’s struck dumb when he discovers
that Nicola and Bernice are not his only children.
Jack and Diane’s wedding rehearsal falls foul when Val’s
a no show.
Debbie and Andy are on edge when Cain returns home.
Val confesses to Diane that Paul is
Still furious with Diane for telling her that Rodney bought
the Egypt tickets for her Val tells Rodney what Diane said. Rodney
is unable to deny that Diane was telling the truth. Devastated
Val slaps Rodney and calls him a sad old man.
Rodney tries to explain that he believes he has a special bond
with Diane but Val refuses to take him seriously. Val tells him
that she is off to get drunk and heads to the Woolpack.
As the wedding rehearsal takes place, Val’s absence
is noted but will she show up for her sister’s big day?
Wallowing in self-pity, heartbroken Val goes
to the Woolpack and tells Paul (Mathew Bose) that Diane has
it all and she has
nothing. Paul tells
her to stop wallowing in self-pity and realise that she can’t
be the centre of attention all the time.
Diane and Jack return from the wedding rehearsal Val makes
a series of drunken insinuations about Diane and Rodney that
leaves Jack wondering what’s going on.
takes her sister through to the back room and tells her that
Jack knows about Rodney and there is no way she is going to let
spoil her big day.
Mid-argument, Val drops the bombshell that
Paul is Rodney’s
son. How will Diane react to the shocking news?
||Jack (Clive Hornby) notices the frosty atmosphere
between Val and Diane but when he questions his wife-to-be she
insists everything is fine.
||Cain arrives back from his travels.
Over at Butlers farm, Cain (Jeff Hordley) returns
and hands Andy a huge wadge of cash as back rent. Andy is made
when Cain asks Daz whether he’s been behaving himself around
Cain is not pleased when Debbie returns with Charity in a
skirt, which he thinks is far too tarty.
Debbie is antagonistic
towards her father and gives him a hard time for not telling
her that he was going away.
Fletcher) fears that Cain may discover his relationship with
Debbie and and later urges her to make up
volatile father, not wanting to rock the boat.
At the end of the church service Ashley takes
Pearl aside and makes it clear that he know about her son.
Pearl is horrified and
tells him to keep his nose out of her business.
that is Edna who has told the vicar about Frank but later
in the Woolpack
Edna insists that she would never betray Pearl’s confidence.
Pearl and Edna realise that it must have been
Jarvis who put Ashley in the picture.