Amelia is pleased Samson is taking more of an interest in Esther. Later, as Samson reluctantly babysits, Sarah discovers Esther has a burning temperature. Panicked, they call an ambulance to take her to hospital. Dan praises Samson for calling the ambulance. After some time, everybody is relieved to hear Esther will be okay, but Noah hates the praise Samson is receiving for ‘saving’ Esther. Later, Samson arrives under false pretences to check on Esther – but Samson instead, demands more money from Noah, in order to stay out of Amelia and Esther’s life.

Dawn reveals to Billy how Alex threatened her and Billy is left frustrated and angry Alex keeps getting away with things because of his power over the children. Meanwhile – Alex is getting comfortable with his new life in the village – until Clare rudely interrupts, demanding he finishes what he started. Alex enters the surgery but is shocked to find the drugs cabinet empty. However he soon has a plan B. and urges Clare not to give up on him.

Nate gets a hunch Mackenzie cares more for Chloe and the baby than he is admitting to and before long Mackenzie wonders if he’s got a point. When Mackenzie bumps into Chloe at the Hide and he’s gobsmacked to learn Chloe is having a boy – as the baby begins to kick. There’s a charged moment between the two as Mackenzie feels the baby kicking.

Gabby and Nicky prepare to spend the day together. But it’s a close call when Dawn almost catches them.


  • Daisy Campbell as Amelia Spencer
  • Emma Atkins as Charity Dingle
  • Florence Dyson as Esther Spencer
  • Jack Downham as Noah Dingle
  • Jay Kontzle as Billy Fletcher
  • Jessie Elland as Chloe Harris
  • Jurell Carter as Nate Robinson
  • Karene Peter as Naomi Walters
  • Katie Hill as Sarah Sugden
  • Lawrence Robb as Mackenzie Boyd
  • Lewis Cope as Nicky
  • Liam Boyle as Alex Moore
  • Liam Fox as Dan Spencer
  • Lucy Pargeter as Chas Dingle
  • Lucy Thatcher as Clare
  • Olivia Bromley as Dawn Fletcher
  • Rosie Bentham as Gabby Thomas
  • Sam Hall as Samson Dingle
  • Zoe Cunningham as Doctor

Emmerdale airs at 7:30pm on ITV1