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‘Emmerdale’ Spoilers: Holly Barton Actress Sophie Powles ‘Quits The Soap’

The star returned to the Dales earlier this year.

30/08/2016 11:02

‘Emmerdale’ fans will be saying goodbye to another Dales resident, as Sophie Powles has quit her role as Holly Barton, according to reports.

The actress returned to the soap earlier this year, and viewers have since seen her character relapse and continue to struggle with drug addiction.

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Sophie Powles

The Sun has now claimed that Sophie has already filmed her final ‘Emmerdale’ scenes, with a source telling the paper: “Her leaving the show is seen as one of the big storylines of the next few months.

“She’s a popular cast member and will be missed by everyone on set.”

When contacted by The Huffington Post UK, an ‘Emmerdale’ spokesperson declined to comment on the reports.

If Sophie does leave, her exit will come just weeks after that of Kelvin Fletcher, who recently left the soap after playing Andy Sugden for 20 years.

However, all hope is not lost for fans of the actor, as Kelvin has revealed that he wouldn’t rule out returning to the Dales

Catch up on all the latest soap news and spoilers here.

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