It has been revealed that one of the main characters in Emmerdale will die next month as the show celebrates its fortieth birthday. More will be revealed nearer the time of the anniversary.
But how is the cast feeling about the impending big night, which will see the entire cast taking part in a live one-hour broadcast? Our Adam Fowler went to the Emmerdale set to find out more
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