Yorkshire soap Emmerdale celebrates its 40th birthday with a live episode which will have two weddings, two births and a mystery death.
A behind the scenes look at Emmerdale's 40th anniversary festival, featuring Scouting for Girls
Emmerdale producers gave bikers special permission to visit the set of the famous Yorkshire soap to raise money for charity
Paul Shane played the character of Solomon Dingle in Emmerdale.
Emmerdale actress Nicola Wheeler, who plays Nicola King, will join hundreds of other women, in a sponsored hill climb of Snowdon in North Wales in June. It's to raise money for cancer charities.
Emmerdale actress Nicola Wheeler will be putting her best feet forward for charity this summer. Nicola, who plays Nicola King, will join hundreds of other women in a sponsored climb of Snowdon in North Wales in June.
The women - who all have a particular interest in raising money for cancer charities - got in a little practice for the event up on Ilkley Moor.
Emmerdale stars Gemma Oaten and James Hooton have spoken to Calendar's Christine Talbot & Duncan Wood about their budding romance and their first on-screen kiss which is broadcast tonight.
The Yorkshire Dales are often described as tranquil and calming, but for the latest film made there they was anything but.
Before Dawn is Emmerdale actor Dominic Brunt's film and sees a couple's weekend away go wrong with a visit from the walking dead.
To see a trailer for the film click here. WARNING: Some may find this trailer upsetting.
Tom Mannion's character Steve Harland is described as a 'passionate, optimistic man who likes to get the most out of life'.
– Michelle Hardwick who will play Vanessa Woodfield
As a local girl and a fan of the show, Emmerdale is my dream job. After only 2 days I am starting to feel at home already and Vanessa is such a fun character I can't wait to see what's in store for her.
The self-assured party girl will be like a breath of fresh air when she arrives at the Vet's practice. Vanessa is plain-speaking, always up for a laugh and instantly clashes with Rhona’s husband Paddy (Dominic Brunt).
The Vet’s surgery will see the arrival of Rhona's (Zoe Henry) wild friend from college Vanessa Woodfield played by actress Michelle Hardwick and is set to embody the notion of 'work hard, play hard'. Michelle is best known for her role in ITV drama The Royal.
Next to make his way into the Village is Bernice’s (Samantha Giles) lover, Steve Harland played by Tom Mannion who has TV credits in Spooks and Inside Men.
Played by Wil Johnson who is best known for his role as DCI Spencer Jordan in BBC drama Waking the Dead, mechanic Dominic Andrews arrives as a single dad finding his feet whilst doing his best to protect his wayward teenage daughter played by 14-year-old Tendai Rinomhota.
It was the most ambitious live soap episode ever attempted, but the cast and crew from Emmerdale are celebrating tonight after the hour long special went off without a hitch. Ten million viewers tuned in to see the birth of two babies, two wedding
receptions and to find out that Carl King was the character to be killed off. Tom Lister , who played Carl has been talking exclusively to Sally Simpson.