Vanessa Woodfield

Vanessa is Rhona’s “wild” friend from University. Self assured, resilient, plain speaking and intuitive, she often clashes with the Emmerdale residents.

Video preview: Mon 23 Oct 7pm

Monday's preview clip: Trying to broaden her horizons, Tracy suggests Vanessa goes to an LGBTQ club night. She's still unsure about the idea, so Robert gives her some advice.
Elsewhere in the Village...

  • Moira reaches breaking point...
  • Tracy hatches a secret plan!

The National Television Awards 2018 is now open for long list voting. Check out which categories we've been nominated in before you vote for Emmerdale on the National Television Awards website!

Best Serial Drama:
Emmerdale

Best Serial Drama Performance
Gillian Kearney
Charlotte Bellamy
Natalie J Robb
Jeff Hordley
Ryan Hawley
Danny Miller

Best Newcomer
Ned Porteous

Voting closes at 11pm on Friday 27 October, so get your vote in!