Emmerdale spoilers: Why does Paddy LIE to his dad Bear?

Paddy reads a letter aloud to Bear from his mother in Emmerdale

Emmerdale's Paddy reads a letter from his mum to illiterate Bear - but lies about the contents

Emmerdale's hub, The Woolpack pub, has got dry rot. So it falls to Charity (Emma Atkins) to tell Paddy (Dominic Brunt), his pregnant wife Chas (Lucy Pargeter) and ageing dad Bear (Joshua Richards) that they're going to have to move out.

With the weight of the world already on his shoulders, Paddy then has another problem to deal with when his illiterate father asks him to read a letter from his mum. Lying about what the letter says, Paddy then panics that Bear will eventually find out what he's done! What's Paddy trying to hide?

At Butler's, married Moira (Natalie J Robb) is trying to tell herself she's happy with Cain (Jeff Hordley) and hasn't got a whopping great crush on Nate (Jurell Carter).

But given their recent encounter we all know that's not true! How long until she caves in again?

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Moira kisses Nate in Emmerdale

Moria is trying to convince herself that she doesn't have a huge crush on Nate - but she's clearly kidding herself.

Romance abounds at Woodbine, too. Will (Dean Andrews) returns to the village and Harriet (Katherine Dow Blyton) is chuffed. But is there are future for the attracted exes?

Emmerdale continues tomorrow on ITV.

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