But will Nicola's Christmas fair overshadow his plans?
Regardless of their opposing visions, Charles manages to convince Nicola and Claudette to co-organise the Christmas Fair. However, Clipboard-wielding Claudette is no match for fired-up Nicola.
Later whilst Belle’s intrigued by Tom's secret plan to make her Christmas a memorable one, Tom soon beats himself up over his failed plans as Nicola announces surprise guests for the Christmas fair.
Emmerdale continues Mondays to Fridays at 7.30pm on ITV1