Meena in Emmerdale

Meena grabs control (Picture: ITV)

While the cat’s away, Meena Jutla (Paige Sandhu) is worried that David Metcalfe (Matthew Wolfenden) might play in Emmerdale – so what better way than to keep him in her sights at all times by doping him with painkillers? Said no reasonable person ever but this is Meena we are talking about.

And when Victoria Barton (Isabel Hodgins) comes calling, Meena takes great delight in sending her away as she hatches another plan…

Emmerdale spoilers next week

al’s well in pub and war

Chas plays hardball with Al, telling him that he can have a third of the pub rather than the half share he was expecting.

Will Al accept and why does he want a share in the pub so badly?

Meanwhile, David collapses and Kim employs someone to track down Jamie.

Getting meena

Meena comes home and forbids Victoria from calling in on David again.

Andrea’s face lights up when Charles suggests they move in together.

Harriet is concerned when Charles seems visibly shaken by a mysterious message he gets on his phone.

rod block

Rodney continues his campaign to win Diane back but they’re scuppered when Belle offers her services at the B&B.

Meena smiles to herself as she replaces David’s extra-strength painkillers with paracetamol, pleased to have him just where she wants him.

Faith is self-medicating with alcohol to cope with the pain of her arthritis.

charles in charge

Charles has a covert meeting in the woods, but who is the mystery person and why have they rattled Charles so much?

Marlon orders Bob to stay away from April but he’s gutted to see April quietly sobbing, having witnessed the upsetting exchange.

Belle annoys Diane at the B&B.

a tracy of hope

Tracy cries with relief after her cathartic postnatal depression group counselling session, as she doesn’t feel so alone anymore.

Diane confides in Rodney. Caught up in the moment, tipsy Diane can’t help agreeing when Rodney asks to move in with her.

Marlon blames Bob when April turns on him.

do or diane

Diane regrets her drunken night with Rodney and wants to tell him he can’t move in, but an injury soon puts her at Rodney’s mercy.

Bob feels pleased with himself as he makes headway.

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