Emmerdale: Episode 8677 airs, Monday 16 December 2019, on ITV/STV/UTV at 19:00.
Devised by Kevin Laffan
Written by Jackie Okwera
Directed by Abe Jukes
Series Producer: Laura Shaw
Series Producer: Kate Brooks
Executive Producer: Jane Hudson
Disappointing times ahead for Dawn as she receives a telephone call from Child Services explaining it won't be possible for her to spend Christmas with Lucas. Dawn soon makes a plan to ensure this never happens again.
Graham is beginning to be worried that he's losing Rhona to Kim. Rhona is driven to make her own mind up about the job offer. Graham pleases Rhona when he explains he's enrolled Leo in a football club.
Moira looks-forward to spoiling her kids at Christmas.
Meanwhile, Kim puts the pressure on Al.
Elsewhere, Bob is feeling merry.
Jeff Hordley as Cain Dingle
Natalie J. Robb as Moira Dingle
Jonny McPherson as Dr. Liam Cavanagh
Tony Audenshaw as Bob Hope
Lesley Dunlop as Brenda Walker
Joe-Warren Plant as Jacob Gallagher
Aaron Anthony as Ellis Chapman
Claire King as Kim Tate
Michael Wildman as Al Chapman
James Hooton as Sam Dingle
Zoe Henry as Rhona Goskirk
Olivia Bromley as Dawn Taylor
Katherine Dow Blyton as Rev. Harriet Finch
Jay Kontzle as Billy Fletcher
Dean Andrews as William "Will" Taylor
Natalie Ann Jamieson as Amy Wyatt
Rokhsaneh Ghawam-Shahidi as Leyla Harding
Andrew Scarborough as Graham Foster
Jurell Carter as Nathaniel "Nate" Robinson
Mimi Slinger as Leanna Cavanagh
Anthony Quinlan as Pete Barton
Willow Bell as Millie Tate
Chris Garner as Noel
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