Updated 31st March 2003

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Character: Lucy Calder

Parents: Maggie, mother

Appeared: November 7th 2001 - 8th August 2002

Played by: Elspeth Brodie

Sibling: Craig, older brother

Age: mid to late teens


Lucy is Maggie’s daughter. She was upset by the break up of her parents marriage. She decided to move to the village with her mother.

In November Lucy appears and is annoyed about sharing a room with Jess. The start getting on, although Lucy supports her mother when Jess tries to break up Maggie and Phil. Lucy also supported her mother when Nicola made out that she and Phil were having an affair.

As the months went on Lucy and Katie became good friends. When Jess left the village with her mother Lucy was a little upset as they had become good friends.

In May and June 2002 Katie confided in Lucy about her and Andy’s plans to get pregnant. Later Katie revealed that she was pregnant, and Lucy tried to be as supportive as possible.

After Maggie had a fling with Rodney, and Phil left, Lucy and Craig left for Scotland with their mother.

About Elspeth Brodie: Elspeth was one of the Soapstars winners who impressed the judges with her acting skills. She had no other acting credits before joining Emmerdale.

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Phil Weston
Has just left his alcoholic wife to come and join Maggie in Emmerdale. The move has been very sudden and he finds himself dealing with a new and unexpected environment. He is awkward with Craig and Lucy, still trying to find his feet in the new family set-up.

Jess Weston
Phil’s daughter has been his support for some time as he struggled to deal with her mother. Jess feels guilty about having abandoned her and resents Maggie for finally breaking apart her home. Having acted as a carer for her mother, Jess is mature beyond her years and her relationship with Phil is as an equal. Because of this, she further resents Maggie’s treating her as a child. She thinks Lucy is spoiled and is impatient with Craig’s laziness.

Maggie Calder
Broke up with her husband some months ago. Her new job in the holiday village is her first since the break-up, and the first assertion of her new independence. Her guilt about the break-up of the marriage has fuelled her over-protectiveness of Lucy. Her relationship with the more mature Craig is less fraught.

Lucy Calder
Is a little spoiled, having been the object of her parents warring affections. She knows how to manipulate Maggie’s feelings of guilt, which infuriates her brother Craig. She is wary of Jess and distrustful of Phil.

Craig Calder
Has provided support to his mother during her break-up. He has a good relationship with her and wants her new life to work out. He has good will towards Phil and is trying to build a relationship with him. He is an appeaser and will do anything for a quiet life. He is Impressed by Jess’s maturity.

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