Sarah Sugden has never been Joe Tate’s biggest fan. In fact, there was a time when she was her mum’s boyfriend’s mortal enemy. But Joe (Ned Porteous) has hung in there with Sarah (Katie Hill) and since she’s been in hospital he’s provided much-needed support.

Back in the village, with Dingle drama unfolding, Sarah’s miffed to be stuck on the children’s ward. When Joe puts a suggestion to her about his relationship with Debbie, hoping for her approval, will Sarah respond well to his words?

Desperate to make things good again and to get earning, Daz Spencer is looking for work. But when he bags a job as a clown and shows up in his full uniform, Bernice Blackstock is clearly unimpressed. Is Bernice (Samantha Giles) going off Daz (Mark Jordon) in a major way?

Rishi’s date with Manpreet divebombs into disaster.

Second episode of Emmerdale this evening.