Ever since her husband James’s untimely death at her own hands, Emma Barton has been doing her best to conceal her guilt. However, the cracks are starting to show in upcoming episodes of Emmerdale, as she babbles a strange apology to James at his funeral and later slaps Moira across the face!
On the day of the funeral, son Pete comes to collect Emma and she wonders how on earth she’s going to get through the day ahead. In church, she breaks down and starts apologising to James. But nobody can understand what she means.
Later, in the Woolpack, Moira tries to talk to Emma. And as you can see, their conversation looks a little frosty…
It seems as though the pressures of the day have sent Emma slightly hysterical, and she responds by slapping Moira across the face!
Under an immense amount of stress, will Emma be able to keep her terrible secret?
You can watch a 60-second rundown of next week’s episodes of Emmerdale below.
And visit our dedicated Emmerdale page for all the latest news, interviews and spoilers.
Sign up to the Radio Times newsletter for the latest TV and entertainment news