Thursday 22nd December 2022

During the carol concert Paddy and Chas argue again and as it becomes more audible, Charles instructs the choir to sing louder to drown it out. The next day, when Chas arrives, Paddy tells her she can’t just see Eve whenever she wants. Chas tries to plead with Paddy to spend Christmas morning with Eve but Paddy shuts down the idea immediately. Chas spots a card addressed to her with Faith’s handwriting on. She’s shaken to the core; not sure how much more heartache she can take. Inside, Marlon reminds Paddy even though he’s mad at Chas, Eve still needs her Mum. Can Paddy and Chas come to a truce for Eve’s sake?

Nate’s gutted to learn that he won’t see Frankie until New Year. 

Chloe informs Sarah that she’s leaving the village for good. When Mackenzie comes in and hears of the news, Chloe holds out hope that he’ll want her to stay. Back at Keepers, Chloe’s hopes are dashed when she realises Mackenzie isn’t going to try and get her to stay.

Charles’ choir event is raising money for a stroke charity. At the village hall, the members of the choir begin singing as everyone enjoys the music, food & drink.

Moira and Amy discuss bringing Kyle and Isaac to the choir event as Amy worries about letting Kyle out of her sight. At the village hall, Moira and Amy arrive with Kyle and Isaac and get into the festive spirit. Amy and Moira manage to lose sight of Kyle and see him speaking to PC Swirling about Cain. They swoop in before anything is revealed but PC Swirling catches on that there’s something between Amy and Moira; and he is troubled by their behaviour. Back at Butlers, Amy and Moira try to find out what Kyle revealed to PC Swirling but only end up further upsetting him. Moira tries to reassure Amy that if she gives Kyle the best ever Christmas it will help with returning his life back to normal. But as Amy struggles to pull herself together; the pressure also begins to mount on Moira.

It’s an emotional time as Sam and Lydia are heart broken when Rhona informs them their last pig will have to be put down.

Emmerdale airs at 7:30pm on ITV1