It's the day of the big wedding for Steve and Kim - a day when joy will turn to shock as she discovers some painful secrets. Steve's business is in big trouble and he's in danger of losing everything including his wife-to-be's personal fortune. When the markets pick up after a sleepless night, he has one last gamble to regain his losses. Lady Tara Oakwell gives Steve and Kim another shock when she turns up at the wedding with Steve's father John. Steve is forced to admit to Kim that he had lied when he told her both his parents were dead. He admits to her he's been a fool. As the lavish ceremony takes place Steve's answerphone is clicking furiously as his broker tries desperately to contact him. Meanwhile, the Dingles seek revenge for Butch and Seth being made redundant. They hatch a plot to steel the valuable brood mare Miss Jinks from the stud farm and smuggle it to Ireland. The Irish contact arrives in Emmerdale and the plot is hatched with hilarious consequences. Elsewhere, Terry tries to teach Vic to salsa. He wants to impress his wife and get his marriage back on track.


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  • Also credited: Stuart St. Paul (Stunt Arranger)
  • This was an hour-long episode. Unlike usual hour-long episodes, which are two episodes merged, this one was produced as one long episode.
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