Emmerdale fans FUMING after this shock twist left them speechless last night

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Last night's Emmerdale has left fans fuming...

The moment that saw Jamie Tate and Belle Dingle's affair revealed in last night's Emmerdale has left fans shouting at their televisions in anger.

Emmerdale fans have watched Jamie and Belle enjoying a secret romance behind everyone's backs, oblivious to the fact Jamie's wife, Andrea, knows exactly what they have been getting up to.

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Belle and Jamie's affair was laid bare for everyone to see last night (Picture: ITV)

But while an oblivious Jamie and Belle are enjoying their not-so-secret romance, little did they know Andrea had enlisted Leyla's help to get the ultimate revenge.

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As the Woolpack pub quiz got underway, an unsuspecting Jamie and Belle handed their phones over like everyone else so that no one could cheat, they had no idea that Leyla was going to humiliate them in front of everyone by showing their private messages to one another on the big screen.

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Jamie and Belle were mortified as they realised that the secret was out (Picture: ITV)

But as everyone reeled in shock, the reality that their affair was now out in the open hit Jamie and Belle, while Andrea faked her reaction and raced out of the pub.

However, as everyone turned on Belle over the affair, fans weren't happy that she was the one being blamed, when Jamie was the one married with a family...

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Stunned that his world was falling apart around him, Jamie quickly turned on Belle, blaming her for putting their massages on the screen.

But while Belle protested her innocence, her words fell on deaf ears and Jamie was more worried about going after Andrea to make sure she was okay.

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Andrea pretended to be shocked at the news her husband was cheating on her (Picture: ITV)

Has Andrea's revenge plan worked?

Is this the end of Belle and Jamie for good? Or will Andrea's scheming inadvertently push the forbidden pair closer together once the dust has settled?

Emmerdale will temporarily air a reduced schedule of three episodes a week. Watch on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 7pm on ITV.

Claire Crick
Assistant Managing Editor at What To Watch

Claire is Assistant Managing Editor at What To Watch and has been a journalist for over 15 years, writing about everything from soaps and TV to beauty, entertainment, and even the Royal Family. After starting her career at a soap magazine, she ended up staying for 13 years, and over that time she’s pulled pints in the Rovers Return, sung karaoke in the Emmerdale village hall, taken a stroll around Albert Square, and visited Summer Bay Surf Club in sunny Australia. 


After learning some tricks of the trade at websites Digital Spy, Entertainment Daily, and Woman & Home, Claire landed a role at What’s On TV and whattowatch.com writing about all things TV and film, with a particular love for Aussie soaps, Strictly Come Dancing and Bake Off


She’s interviewed everyone from June Brown — AKA Dot Cotton — to Michelle Keegan, swapped cooking tips with baking legend Mary Berry backstage at the NTAs, and danced the night away with soap stars at countless awards bashes. There’s not a lot she doesn’t know about soaps and TV and can be very handy when a soapy question comes up in a pub quiz! 


As well as all things soap-related, Claire also loves running, spa breaks, days out with her kids, and getting lost in a good book.