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Emmerdale to air KILLER twist for Cain and Jamie this week

Cain tells Moira the truth in Emmerdale

Emmerdale sees a new twist in Cain's revenge plan...

Emmerdale favourite Cain Dingle sets out to kill Jamie Tate this week, but can Moira Dingle talk him out of the idea?

Ever since the fateful night that Moira (Natalie J Robb) was mown down and left for dead by Jamie, Cain has been out for revenge.

What is Jamie plotting in Emmerdale

Cain plans to kill Jamie in revenge this week (Picture: ITV)

But as Emmerdale fans will know, things are even worse now that Jamie is framing Belle for the hit and run and now Nate is facing jail as he takes the blame for her.

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Deciding that enough is enough, Cain (Jeff Hordley) vows to teach Jamie a lesson once and for all this week leaving Sam Dingle shocked.

Moira begs Cain in Emmerdale

Moira tries to talk Cain out of doing something he will regret (Picture: ITV)

As Cain grabs a length of metal piping, Sam panics that Cain is about to do something he will regret.

Realising that Cain won't listen to him, Sam tracks down Moira and begs her to help, knowing that she will have more luck getting through to him.

Moira to the rescue 

Despite being upset after having just got her decree nisi though for their divorce, Moira agrees to help and talks to Cain at the Dingle barn.

However, as Moira reminds Cain about how he felt after the drama with Joe Tate, the doors to the barn slam shut and the pair are locked inside.

Moira and Cain are trapped in Emmerdale

Cain and Moira get locked in the barn together (Picture: ITV)

What Moira and Cain don't realise is that Mackenzie is the one who has trapped them in the barn, putting an end to Cain's plans to kill Jamie for the time being.

Instead, Moira uses the chance to talk to her soon-to-be ex husband about their relationship, begging him to forgive her for the affair with Nate.

But with the pain of what she did still hurting, Cain reminds Moira that she broke his heart.

Cain and Moira are locked up in Emmerdale

Can Moira persuade Cain to give their marriage another chance? (Picture: ITV)

With her marriage in tatters, Moira plans to leave the village. But will Cain realise what she is up to and stop her?

And can Cain move on from his plans to finish off Jamie for good?

Emmerdale airs weeknights at 7pm on ITV, with an extra episode at 8pm on Thursdays - see our TV Guide for full listings.

Claire Crick
Claire Crick

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 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.