In forthcoming Emmerdale episodes, Paddy Kirk (Dominic Brunt) disappears after leaving the village on a task and failing to return, causing considerable anxiety for the Dingles.
Since Paddy and Chas (Lucy Pargeter) broke up, his mental health has gotten worse as the Dingle family has once more accepted cheating Chas.
As the main outlet for his sentiments, he clung to his walks with Vinny (Bradley Johnson). However, even Vinny lost patience with him when it appeared that he was wallowing in his agony by drawing comparisons between his suffering and Vinny’s sadness over Liv (Isobel Steele) passing.
There was one person Paddy could always go on for a shoulder to cry on
The family decides to organise a search party as soon as they become aware that he has vanished, but they are astonished when PC Swirling (Andy Moore) informs them that the missing vet has been sighted. They all assemble to view some CCTV footage, and sure enough, Paddy is seen there.
The police appear to have concluded that Paddy is not in danger based on this information, and they have reportedly scaled back their search. The Dingles are horrified, and Bear (Joshua Richards) rushes out to find his son out of fear for his safety.
Will Bear be able to track down Paddy and return him to the village without incident?
The touching passages are a part of a plot that will centre on Paddy’s