Emmerdale spoilers follow.
In next week’s Emmerdale episodes, Paul is kidnapped and held to ransom by Connor, leaving his loved ones desperate to find the money.
Elsewhere, Gabby learns she’s pregnant with Jamie’s baby after he cruelly rejects her.
Here are the 12 big moments you can look forward to.
1. Paul is kidnapped in front of Mandy
Paul scrambles to make excuses for not having the money he owes when Connor turns up at the scrapyard. Connor’s patience has run out and he brandishes a metal bar, telling Paul his time for excuses is over.
As Paul fears for his life, Mandy receives a voicemail from Paul and she rushes to meet him. There, she’s horrified to see a balaclava-wearing Connor violently kidnap him right in front of her.
2. Connor demands a ransom
Connor orders Mandy to pay £4,000 by tomorrow if she wants to see Paul alive again. Distraught, her and Vinny rally round for the money, but struggle when everyone is skint.
The next day they’ve managed to raise a grand and ask Connor for more time, but he’s having none of it, demanding the full amount be taken to a layby tomorrow.
Vinny is distraught, but Mandy promises she’ll get Paul back.
3. Mandy’s determined to bring Paul home
The next day Mandy has a full bag of cash, but she’s unwilling to tell Vinny, Liv and Lydia where the mysterious money has come from. Armed with a cricket bat, Mandy is determined to bring Paul home and Vinny is adamant he’s going with her.
At the layby, Vinny is terrified when the van pulls up and a disguised Connor climbs out the van. Will Mandy pay up and get Paul back?
4. Manpreet tries to talk to Rishi
Desperate to save her marriage, Manpreet tries to smooth things over with Rishi, but he makes an excuse to leave and Manpreet feels hopeless at the situation.
Later, Manpreet spots Charles and bursts into tears, hurrying away. Charles catches up with her and reasons that they need to get past what happened, otherwise it’s going to make living in the same village impossible.
Manpreet explains that Rishi won’t give her the chance to talk and Charles urges her to keep trying.
5. Rishi struggles to see Manpreet talking to Charles
From a distance, Rishi watches on as Manpreet and Charles talk and is left feeling stung.
The next day, Meena interferes and tells Rishi it’s time he forgave Manpreet for her mistakes, but annoyed by her sister’s abruptness, Manpreet confronts Rishi herself.
Manpreet tries again to reach out to Rishi, but she’s hurt when he tells her he saw her talking to Charles and he has decided he can’t trust her.
6. Charles tries to get Rishi to forgive Manpreet
Concerned to see the state of Manpreet and Rishi’s marriage, Charles decides to step in and do his best to get through to Rishi.
Trying to persuade Rishi the importance of forgiveness, Charles implores Rishi to rebuild his relationship with Manpreet – but will his words have the desired effect and give Rishi a change of heart?
7. Jamie cruelly rejects Gabby
Gabby is emotional next week, concerned she might be pregnant, but downplays it when Laurel asks her what’s wrong. Not wanting to give Laurel any more stress, Gabby puts on a brave face.
Needing to talk, Gabby approaches Jamie but he cruelly pushes her away, telling her that she was a bad, drunken mistake.
As Jamie’s ranting continues, he tells her to forget about their night together and crushed Gabby is left in tears.
8. Gabby learns she’s pregnant
The next day, Gabby comes clean to Laurel, admitting that she might be pregnant. As shocked Laurel urges her to take a test, Gabby is full of shame.
After anxiously waiting on the results, Gabby reveals she’s pregnant. Laurel questions Gabby about the father, but Gabby refuses to say, convinced he won’t want anything to do with the baby.
Laurel agrees to keep quiet and support Gabby with whatever she needs, but encourages Gabby to tell the father anyway, as he might surprise her with his reaction.
9. Jamie tells Paddy how hard he has fallen for Dawn
Meanwhile, an oblivious Jamie opens up to Paddy as they work in the vets, telling him the extent of his feelings for Dawn. As a wary Paddy listens, Jamie assures him that it won’t affect the business now that Dawn is the receptionist. Did he learn nothing from Belle?
Jamie considers his next move with Dawn, but Gabby approaches again. Will she tell Jamie that she’s pregnant with his baby?
10. Diane supports Charity
Charity found a surprise ally in recent months in Diane, who tried to encourage her to sort her life out.
Next week Diane comes to the rescue again and agrees to let Charity stay after the Dingles make it clear she’s no longer welcome in the pub. Following on from her revealing Debbie’s revenge scheme to Al, the family want nothing to do with her.
Diane suggests Charity make amends by doing what Chas wants without any more drama – sign over the shares to the Woolpack. Could this be the end of Charity as landlady of the Woolie?
11. Meena tells David she loves him
Since arriving in the village, Meena quickly set her sights on David and even went to the effort of arranging a family gathering to “introduce” David to them as her new boyfriend. It’s safe to say Meena is a bit full on!
Next week Meena drops the L word to David, but will her declaration be reciprocated – or will she be left heartbroken?
12. Nate faints at the sight of blood
Tracy suffers a minor cut to her finger and rushes to the sink to stop the bleeding.
Tracy can’t believe her eyes when a squeamish Nate faints at the sight of blood. The big question afterwards is how on earth Nate will cope when Tracy goes into labour in a few weeks’ time.
Emmerdale airs weeknights at 7pm on ITV, with an extra episode at 8pm on Thursdays.
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