Emmerdale: Belle and Bailey to leave the village?

She wants to go to college - but Bailey’s bombshell sees her tempted by a new life abroad


Jermaine Bailey has been missing his former life as a doctor ever since he was stuck off for having an affair with 17-year-old Belle Dingle. The pair are still together, despite the many trials and tribulations they’ve been through, but next week in Emmerdale the future of their relationship looks uncertain when Belle has to decide between going to college or accompanying him to America.


Belle is excited to tell Bailey that she she wants to study veterinary medicine, but she’s been considering a psychiatry course, too. She’s full of optimism about the future after an interview at college.

Belle taking steps to fulfil her dreams makes Bailey pine for his old life as a doctor – and keen to do something within the sphere of medicine, he decides to apply for a job as a drugs rep.

Bailey gets the job, but it’s in Boston, America! He tells Belle that he won’t go unless she goes with him, but she’s By torn about which path to take.


By the end of the week, Belle will have come to a decision, but what will she end up telling Bailey? Is Belle set to put her own career path first or go with Bailey to start a new life in Boston?

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