Aaron’s secret is too much for him to bear this week and he lashes out at Paddy!
At the start of the week Aaron finally goes into a gay pub, but quickly leaves when Jackson starts talking to him.
Later in the week Paddy catches Jackson and Aaron swapping phone numbers in Hotten… Paddy confides in Marlon that he thinks Aaron’s dealing drugs.
Aaron goes mad when he finds leaflets on drugs Paddy has left in his room… Paddy threatens to call Jackson himself, but when Aaron tells Paddy he’s just like Adam with all his accusations Paddy realises the truth.
When he asks Aaron if he’s gay, the teenager lashes out and beats Paddy up.
Aaron is sickened by what he’s done to Paddy…
Paddy vows not to give up on Aaron, but Aaron packs a bag and leaves. Watch Emmerdale on from Monday, March 22 on ITV1