Revamped 30th January 2004

Alan Jonathan Turner

Appeared: 18 March 1982 - (currently third longest serving cast member)

Played by: Richard Thorp

Alan Turner Emmerdale Farm fan card from 1980s

Character Born: 5 or 8 August 1935

Married 1st: Jill Divorced 1985 (appeared around 1984-1985)

Married 2nd: 10th Feb 1994: Shirley Foster (died 7th June 1994)

One son from 1st marriage: Terence Turner (appeared 1985-1986)

One Daughter from 1st marriage: Mary Stephanie ("Steph") Stokes (2 September 2002 - )

To date, Alan has had one known grandchild, a major character in Emmerdale 1998-2004
Patricia Susan ("Tricia") Stokes

Click on one of the below for more info

Alan Turner's Character Fact File

Profile of Richard Thorp (Upto 2001)

Links To Extenal Sites

IMDB entry for: Richard Thorp

Alan's granddaughter Tricia's funeral 18th January 2004 - Alan can be seen to the left of the picture, while his daughter Steph pays tribute to her daughter Tricia who died on 8th January 2004.

Alan Turner fan card circa 1997-1999