Monday 13th September
Al suggests to Ellis and Priya that they join forces to work on a large-scale boot camp survival challenge to be held at HOP. Priya tells Ellis to pitch the idea first to Kim before Al steals all the credit.
At David’s hospital bedside, Leyla tries to reassure a distraught Jacob that his dad will recover. In the hospital waiting room Pollard assures Victoria that she isn’t to blame for David’s shooting, but he’s reluctant to let overwrought Vic into David’s room when she asks to see him. In David’s hospital room, an emotional Victoria admits her true feelings to an unconscious David. Victoria turns and sees Jacob, who’s heard everything she’s just said…
Bob comforts Wendy, who blames herself for the siege. Bob is left stunned when Wendy starts to reveal the secret Russ was using to blackmail her. Upset, Wendy tells Bob more about her criminal past and Russ’ plot to defraud Victoria. When Bob suggests taking back some control over the situation, what will she do?
Tuesday 14th September
Cathy tries to comfort a distraught April as she gets bombarded with more bullying messages. April tells her to stay away before she becomes a target too and hurries off in tears, leaving Cathy utterly guilt stricken.
Wednesday 15th September
Cathy and Heath feel terrible knowing April has skipped school; Cathy realises she needs to come clean to her. April is shocked when Cathy breaks down and reveals that she started the online trolling. April is incredulous at Cathy’s confession and heads off, irate, leaving Cathy terrified of the consequences to come.
Stressed-out Marlon ropes in Matty to help with the barbecue, cash-in-hand. As Marlon exits, a pleased Matty gears up to use the grill. He squirts lighter fluid on the barbecue, sending up a fireball of flame and burning his hands. As bystanders rush in to help him. Marlon beats himself up as Chas tells him they could lose everything if Matty sues.
Thursday 16th September
April comes clean to Rhona and admits she’s being bullied again and now knows who it is. Meanwhile, Heath rushes in to tell Bob and Brenda that Cathy’s gone missing overnight. Panicking Bob starts to search for Cathy but Rhona finds her and insists she’s telling Brenda, Bob and the school about her bullying April. Frightened, Cathy makes a run for it. On Main Street a confrontation develops as Cathy tries to run away from Rhona. Brenda steps in as Rhona grabs Cathy to stop her from running away again, before Rhona elbows Brenda off, catching her in the face. When Brenda goes to grab Rhona again, she shoves her and Brenda falls roughly to the floor. All are left shocked after the incident.
Moira insists to Chas that Matty is entitled to compensation for his injuries which will leave him unable to work. Paddy is concerned for Chas as she worries where on earth they’re going to find the money from but it’s not long before an unexpected and unwelcome offer comes in.
Kim’s chuffed, having bought herself a race horse; ‘Medicinal Brandy’
Friday 17th September
Bob is emotional at having to finally face his failings as a father, he tries to talk to Marlon but tensions soon run high and their family rift seems unrepairable.
Emmerdale airs Monday – Friday on ITV at 7pm