Tonight's episode sees Bernice (Samantha Giles) turn up at The Woolpack unexpectedly, tearfully telling mum Diane that her marriage is crumbling and she may not be able to make things work.
Soon afterwards, as Diane gets back to work behind the bar, Ashley (John Middleton) walks into the pub's back room and is stunned to find Bernice there.
Ashley is both cautious and inquisitive over Bernice's sudden reappearance, fearful of the impact on their daughter Gabby when she returns from her school trip in Paris.
However, Bernice shows that she's in no mood to explain herself when she brushes off Ashley's questions, telling him that she has no idea how long she'll be staying for…
Emmerdale airs tonight at 7pm on ITV1.
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