1996 was Emmerdale's 25th year.


# No. Date Part Writer Director
Tuesday 2nd JanuaryBill LyonsGraham Wetherell
22042Thursday 4th JanuaryBill LyonsSteve Shill
32043Tuesday 9th JanuaryBill LyonsSteve Shill
42044Thursday 11th JanuaryCatherine HayesSteve Shill
52045Tuesday 16th JanuaryGraham CarlisleJohn Darnell
62046Thursday 18th JanuaryAndy LynchJohn Darnell
72047Tuesday 23rd JanuaryDavid LaneJohn Darnell
82048Thursday 25th JanuaryDavid LaneJohn Darnell
92049Tuesday 30th JanuaryJohn ChambersPaul Annett
102050Thursday 1st FebruaryTim DynevorPaul Annett
112051Tuesday 6th FebruaryTim DynevorPaul Annett
122052Thursday 8th FebruaryTim DynevorPaul Annett
132053Tuesday 13th FebruaryGraham CarlisleSteven Shill
142054Thursday 15th FebruaryCatherine HayesSteven Shill
152055Tuesday 20th FebruaryAndy LynchSteven Shill
Thursday 22nd FebruaryJan McVerryGraham Wetherell
172058Tuesday 27th FebruaryBill LyonsJohn Darnell
182059Thursday 29th FebruaryJohn ChambersJohn Darnell
192060Tuesday 5th MarchDavid LaneJohn Darnell
202061Thursday 7th MarchTim DynevorJohn Darnell
212062Tuesday 12th MarchTim DynevorPaul Annett
222063Thursday 14th MarchBill LyonsPaul Annett
232064Tuesday 19th MarchAndy LynchPaul Annett
242065Thursday 21st MarchCatherine HayesPaul Annett
252066Tuesday 26th MarchJohn ChambersGraham Wetherell
262067Thursday 28th MarchGraham CarlisleGraham Wetherell
272068Tuesday 2nd AprilDavid LaneGraham Wetherell
282069Thursday 4th AprilJan McVerryGraham Wetherell
292070Tuesday 9th AprilJohn ChambersPaul Wroblewski
302071Thursday 11th AprilBill LyonsPaul Wroblewski
312072Tuesday 16th AprilAndy LynchPaul Wroblewski
322073Thursday 18th AprilTim DynevorPaul Wroblewski
332074Tuesday 23rd AprilGraham CarlislePaul Annett
342075Thursday 25th AprilCatherine HayesPaul Annett
352076Tuesday 30th AprilDavid LanePaul Annett
362077Thursday 2nd MayDavid LanePaul Annett
372078Tuesday 7th MayTim DynevorGraham Wetherell
382079Thursday 9th MayDavid LaneGraham Wetherell
392080Tuesday 14th MayGraham CarlisleGraham Wetherell
402081Thursday 16th MayJan McVerryGraham Wetherell
412082Tuesday 21st MayDavid Joss BuckleyPaul Wroblewski
422083Thursday 23rd MayCatherine HayesPaul Wroblewski
432084Tuesday 28th MayAndy LynchPaul Wroblewski
442085Thursday 30th MayBill LyonsPaul Wroblewski
452086Tuesday 4th JuneDavid Joss BuckleyPaul Wroblewski
462087Thursday 6th JuneTim DynevorPaul Annett
472088Tuesday 11th JuneCatherine HayesPaul Annett
482089Thursday 13th JuneBill LyonsPaul Annett
492090Tuesday 18th JuneDavid LaneGraham Wetherell
502091Thursday 20th JuneJohn ChambersGraham Wetherell
512092Tuesday 25th JuneAndy LynchGraham Wetherell
522093Thursday 27th JuneJan McVerryGraham Wetherell
532094Tuesday 2nd JulyJan McVerryPeter Walker
542095Thursday 4th JulyTim DynevorPeter Walker
552096Tuesday 9th JulyJohn ChambersPeter Walker
562097Thursday 11th JulyJohn ChambersPeter Walker
572098Tuesday 16th JulyCatherine HayesPaul Wroblewski
582099Thursday 18th JulyDavid LanePaul Annett
592100Tuesday 23rd JulyCatherine HayesPaul Wroblewski
602101Thursday 25th JulyBill LyonsPaul Wroblewski
612102Tuesday 30th JulyDavid LaneJohn Michael Phillips
622103Thursday 1st AugustGlen McCoyJohn Michael Phillips
632104Tuesday 6th AugustTim DynevorJohn Michael Phillips
642105Thursday 8th AugustJan McVerryJohn Michael Phillips
652106Tuesday 13th AugustCatherine HayesGarth Tucker
662107Thursday 15th AugustJohn ChambersGarth Tucker
672108Tuesday 20th AugustAndy LynchGarth Tucker
682109Thursday 22nd AugustAndy LynchGarth Tucker
692110Tuesday 27th AugustAndy LynchPaul Wroblewski
702111Thursday 29th AugustGraham CarlislePaul Wroblewski
712112Tuesday 3rd SeptemberBill LyonsPaul Wroblewski
722113Thursday 5th SeptemberGlen McCoyPaul Wroblewski
732114Tuesday 10th SeptemberTim DynevorGarth Tucker
742115Thursday 12th SeptemberJohn ChambersGarth Tucker
752116Tuesday 17th SeptemberDavid LaneGarth Tucker
762117Thursday 19th SeptemberCatherine HayesGarth Tucker
772118Tuesday 24th SeptemberJan McVerryJohn Michael Phillips
782119Thursday 26th SeptemberJan McVerryJohn Michael Phillips
792120Tuesday 1st OctoberDavid LaneJohn Michael Phillips
802121Thursday 3rd OctoberDavid LaneJohn Michael Phillips
812122Tuesday 8th OctoberCatherine HayesOliver Horsbrugh
822123Thursday 10th OctoberTim DynevorOliver Horsbrugh
832124Tuesday 15th OctoberGlen McCoyOliver Horsbrugh
842125Thursday 17th OctoberAndy LynchOliver Horsbrugh
852126Tuesday 22nd OctoberDavid LaneGarth Tucker
862127Thursday 24th OctoberJohn ChambersJohn Darnell
872128Tuesday 29th OctoberBill LyonsGarth Tucker
882129Thursday 31st OctoberBill LyonsGarth Tucker
892130Tuesday 5th NovemberBill LyonsJohn Michael Phillips
902131Thursday 7th NovemberTim DynevorJohn Michael Phillips
912132Tuesday 12th NovemberJohn ChambersJohn Michael Phillips
922133Thursday 14th NovemberJohn ChambersJohn Michael Phillips
932134Tuesday 19th NovemberAndy LynchSue Dunderdale
942135Thursday 21st NovemberGraham CarlisleSue Dunderdale
952136Tuesday 26th NovemberDavid LaneSue Dunderdale
962137Thursday 28th NovemberJan McVerrySue Dunderdale
972138Tuesday 3rd DecemberCatherine HayesOliver Horsbrugh
982139Thursday 5th DecemberTim DynevorOliver Horsbrugh
992140Tuesday 10th DecemberDavid LaneOliver Horsbrugh
1002141Thursday 12th DecemberDavid LaneOliver Horsbrugh
1012142Tuesday 17th DecemberGreg SnowStephen Garwood
1022143Thursday 19th DecemberMarvin CloseStephen Garwood
1032144Tuesday 24th DecemberBill LyonsJohn Darnell
1042145Thursday 26th DecemberAndy LynchStephen Garwood
1052146Tuesday 31st DecemberDavid LaneGraham Wetherell

Main Cast

Ranking Character Played by Duration Number of Episodes Running total Previous year's ranking
1 Terry Woods Billy Hartman Full year 101 192 5
2 Linda Glover Tonicha Jeronimo Full year 99 190 19
3 David Glover Ian Kelsey Full year 96 227 1
4 Biff Fowler Stuart Wade Full year 95 246 3
4 Viv Windsor Deena Payne Full year 95 287 14
6 Frank Tate Norman Bowler Full year 92 623 6
6 Kathy Bates/Glover Malandra Burrows Full year 92 948 11
8 Kim Tate Claire King Full year 91 580 7
9 Butch Dingle Paul Loughran Full year 90 176 16
9 Mandy Dingle Lisa Riley Full year 90 94 45
11 Tina Dingle Jacqueline Pirie Until December 89 179 7
12 Ned Glover Johnny Leeze Full year 88 209 10
13 Zak Dingle Steve Halliwell Full year 87 170 13
14 Christopher Tate Peter Amory Full year 86 549 20
15 Betty Eagleton Paula Tilbrook Full year 85 215 4
16 Rachel Hughes Glenda McKay Full year 84 607 22
16 Vic Windsor Alun Lewis Full year 84 276 16
18 Jan Glover Roberta Kerr Full year 83 198 11
19 Eric Pollard Christopher Chittell Full year 81 654 18
19 Alan Turner Richard Thorp Full year 81 1289 2
21 Zoe Tate Leah Bracknell Full year 79 391 24
22 Jack Sugden Clive Hornby Full year 75 1429 25
22 Seth Armstrong Stan Richards Full year 75 1401 9
24 Sarah Sugden Alyson Spiro Full year 73 582 23
25 Sam Dingle James Hooton Until October 66 126 25
26 Roy Glover Nicky Evans Full year, except November 64 116 30
27 Susan Wilde Louise Heaney March to October 52 52 N/A
28 Kelly Windsor Adele Silva Full year 51 125 35
28 Scott Windsor Toby Cockerell Until September and November to December 51 156 34
30 Sean Rossi Mark Cameron February to September 49 49 N/A
31 Steve Marchant Paul Opacic March to April and September onwards 44 44 N/A
32 Emma Nightingale Rachel Ambler Until May 35 87 29
33 Alice Bates Rachel Tolboys Full year, except September 32 198 37
34 Robert Sugden Christopher Smith March, May and July onwards 31 351 33
35 Nick Bates Cy Chadwick Until April 29 732 20
36 Joseph Tate Oliver Young Full year, except March and May 28 44 40
37 Donna Windsor Sophie Jeffrey Full year, except August and October 25 87 39
38 James Tate Jake Meays/Elliot Suckley From September 22 22 N/A
38 Marlon Dingle Mark Charnock From October 22 22 N/A
40 Tom Bainbridge Jeremy Turner-Welch From October 19 19 N/A
41 Andy Hopwood Kelvin Fletcher July to September and December onwards 17 17 N/A
42 Sophie Wright Jane Cameron From October 15 15 N/A
43 Lisa Clegg Jane Cox August to October and December onwards 13 13 N/A
44 Victoria Sugden Jessica Heywood January, July and from September 12 53 36
45 Albert Dingle Bobby Knutt January and December only 5 8 46
45 Rev Ashley Thomas John Middleton From December 5 5 N/A
47 Caroline Bates Diana Davies April to May only 3 673 37
48 Annie Brearly Sheila Mercier November only 2 1595 44


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Emmerdale in the 1990s
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