Revamped 3rd April 2004
Francis Albert ("Butch") Dingle
Appeared: August 1994-24 March 2000
Played by: Paul
Born: 23 August 1972
Died: 24 March 2000
son of Zak and Nellie
another son Nathan has
once been referred to but never seen. Also official sources these
to say Ben is the eldest. However according to the grave stones
shown throughout the years, Butch is definately the eldest.)
Siblings: Ben (dead), Sam and Tina.
Half-Siblings: Belle and Cain
Married 1st: his
1st cousin Mandy Dingle 11 Nov 1998.
Married 2nd: Emily
Extra Notes: Four days after the bus
crash, Butch died, only hours after his hospital wedding to
Emily. From his first appearance in August
1994, Butch had changed from a "bad boy" bully to
quite a sweetie and a loving, caring man to Emily.
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