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Emmerdale spoilers: Wannabe councillor Nicola headed for council defeat?

Nicola’s left deflated as she learns of her competition for the council in Emmerdale

Nicola King meets opposition as she sets out to make her pitch to become a local councillor

In the Woolpack, a crowd has gathered. Nicola King is nervous. She's there to make her pitch to be elected local councillor.

Nicola’s left deflated as she learns of her competition for the council in Emmerdale

Nicola discovers she's got competition in her bid to become a local councillor

Having decided she's got it in the bag – and with her sights set on becoming indispensable to powerful player Kim Tate – Nicola (Nicola Wheeler) hasn't thought about who she may be up against… But she's about to find out!

Is Nicola's political ambition about to crumble?

Sarah Waterfall
Sarah Waterfall

Sarah has been writing about soaps for over 20 years! She’s worked for Hello!, WOMAN, PA News, Closer, TVeasy – and is currently What’s On TV's Soap editor as well as writing for WhatToWatch.com 


She’s interviewed tons of famous people from movie stars to pop stars, TV stars and of course, soap stars. The soaps have always been at the heart of Sarah's work; visiting the sets, getting the goss, and writing about all the soapy shenanigans week in week out, earning her a place on the judging panel for The British Soap Awards in 2017 and 2018… and the nickname Soapbird!