Emmerdale: does Laurel have an admirer?

Ashley's carer Will seems to have his eye on Mrs Thomas

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Emmerdale’s Laurel Thomas thinks she has an admirer next week, but has she got the wrong end of the stick? And could the feeling be mutual? 

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It’s been an emotional time for lonely Laurel who’s husband Ashley is living with dementia and recently went into full-time care.

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In next Tuesday’s episode, Gabby teases her stepmother that Ashley’s cute carer Will has a crush on her. Laurel dismisses her claims, but when he turns up at her place with a bottle of wine it looks like Gabby could be on to something. 

Laurel then wonders whether the Valentine’s roses from a ‘mystery admirer’ actually came from Will. Cue an awkward confrontation between the pair… 

Surely it’s too soon for Laurel to move on, with Ashley only just having gone into full-time care due to the rapid progression of his condition? Although handsome Will has certainly been a hit with Emmerdale viewers who have been campaigning to give the character more screen time… 

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