EMMERDALE EPISODES: It won’t be a Happy New Year for long in Emmerdale as familiar faces return and immediately causes havoc, with Mandy Dingle causing problems for Chas and Paddy while Lachlan White still has an impact on Belle. A mysterious figure puts Vanessa’s life on the line as well as Jonny’s. Meanwhile, Dr Cavanagh has a suggestion for Bernice and Cain and Graham struggle with their guilt. 

Emmerdale is on ITV at 7pm Monday to Friday, with an additional episode at Thursday’s at 8pm.