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Emmerdale spoilers: Freddie Jones explains why he is leaving Sandy Thomas role after 12 years

Sandy is leaving Emmerdale

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Emmerdale fans are set to say goodbye to a soap legend as Freddie Jones is leaving his role as the loveable Sandy Thomas after 12 years in the show. And the 90-year-old star has admitted that it’s about finding balance in his life. 

He revealed that Emmerdale offered him another year’s contract but decided that after the heightened emotion of Ashley’s death storyline, there wasn’t much he thought Sandy could do over the months that would follow.

With one heck of a commute and not necessarily a great deal of scenes, the popular star felt it was the right time to bow out – and… Read the full story

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