Aware that Meena’s plea hearing is coming up, Charles realises that he needs to get a move on with his plan to crack Meena’s confession. At the Prison, Charles presses Meena for her confession, and is caught off guard when she definitively admits that she killed Andrea. Charles struggles to hold it together as Meena spills every painful detail about Andrea’s murder. Back at the Church, Charles is tortured by his meeting with Meena but after some wise words from Harriet, he decides to hold a support group to help those whose lives were affected by Meena’s actions and is immediately encouraged when Liam agrees to participate

Rhona knows that time is running out to tell Marlon the truth about Marcus’s identity, however, things get more complicated when Marcus informs Rhona that she’s been named in Pierce’s will.. When Kim stops by to speak with Rhona and learns of Marcus’s identity, she’s rattled. Rhona does her best to explain everything about Pierce and Marcus, but Kim can’t believe what she’s hearing. Kim heads off as Marlon enters confused, catching only the tail-end of the confrontation. Rhona finally comes clean to a stunned Marlon. Marlon leaves, needing time to digest everything that he’s just been told, devastated Rhona fears for their relationship.

Charles refuses to see Meena again, deciding to instead put the congregation first. Furious, Meena bashes the phone receiver against the prison wall, knowing that her plan to manipulate Charles has been foiled.

Marlon tells Paddy that he’s unsure if he’ll ever be able to forgive Rhona. When Marlon and Rhona cross paths, there’s a war of words. When Rhona insults Marlon’s ego and accuses him of victim shaming her, Marlon’s left hurt. Marcus pleads with him to not take his anger over Pierce out on Rhona. Marlon is struck deep by Marcus’ words but will Marlon want to reconcile?

Laurel fights tears as she realises that she’s going to have to look outside of the village in order to find a place that she can afford.

Kerry and Dan try to warn Amelia that Noah is trouble, but Amelia’s only left feeling humiliated and angry.

Cast

  • Amelia
  • Bob
  • Charles
  • Chas
  • Dan
  • Ethan
  • Harriet
  • Kerry
  • Kim
  • Laurel
  • Liam
  • Liv
  • Mandy
  • Manpreet
  • Marcus
  • Marlon
  • Meena
  • Nicola
  • Noah
  • Paddy
  • Rhona
  • Vanessa
  • Victoria
  • Vinny

Emmerdale airs this hour-long episode at 7pm on ITV.