David Metcalfe (Matthew Wolfenden) and Maya Stepney (Louisa Clein) decide to focus on their relationship but David can’t help worrying about his son, Jacob’s, recent mood swings and sulky attitude. He’s still blissfully unaware that Jacob has a huge crush on teacher Maya and the teen and Maya recently shared a secret kiss.

Jacob Gallagher and Maya Stepney

Jacob is jealous to see Maya with David

Maya reassures David everything will be ok and offers to talk to Jacob herself. David agrees and Maya sends Jacob a text.

Jacob Gallagher and Maya Stepney

Jacob is delighted to receive a message from Maya and feels closer to his teacher than ever but is he heading for a very big fall?

Elsewhere Faith comes up with a plan to get Pollard’s mate Rodney out from under their feet. What has she got up her sleeve?

Plus Amelia blames herself for Dan and Kerry’s eviction and Daz feels terrible when his brother Dan breaks the news that they’ll need to leave the village following all the fallout from the hit and run.

Meanwhile plotters Robert and Nicola gloat about all the money they’ve managed to syphon away from Home Farm and Graham suspects a bitter Bernice of vandalising his property.

However he later realises he’s barking up the wrong tree when a flustered Lydia drops the Dingles in it. What will Graham do next?

Emmerdale continues weeknights at 7:00pm on ITV