Only recently, Kyle’s adoptive grandmother – Joanie Wright – tragically died of a heart attack on her way home from prison after assaulting a police officer.
And while the youngster’s father, Cain Dingle, was granted full custody of Kyle, he soon found himself unable to cope with the boy and almost hit him.
This led to to Cain doing the best thing for Kyle and choosing someone else to take care of the child.
And this led to both Kerry Wyatt and Dan Spencer and Zak and Lisa Dingle wanting full custody of Kyle.
Emmerdale: Faith Dingle decides to take on Kerry Wyatt over the custody of Kyle[ITV]
Emmerdale spoiler: Lisa Dingle accuses Faith Dingle and Zak Dingle of getting up to no good at her birthday party [ITV]
However, drama erupts when Faith ruins Zak and Lisa’s chances of having Kyle at home with them.
During Lisa’s birthday party, Faith decides to flirt with her former flame Zak.
And this leads to Lisa accusing the pair of getting up to no good.
But little do the characters know, the explosive showdown is witnessed by Kyle’s welfare officer, Linda.
Linda is left shocked by the scene and starts to question whether the Dingles are the best guardians for little Kyle.
However, Zak makes matters even worse when he goes on to make some bold statements.
Emmerdale spoiler: Lisa Dingle and Faith Dingle’s explosive showdown at her birthday party is witnessed by Kyle’s welfare officer Linda [ITV]
Emmerdale spoiler: Linda decides that Kyle would be better off in Kerry Wyatt and Dan Spencer’s care instead of Zak and Lisa Dingle [ITV]
This leads to Linda asking Kerry and Dan to become Kyle’s guardians.
And obviously they’re delighted.
But a menacing Faith decides to take matters into her own hands and ruin Kerry’s chances of full custody.
Emmerdale spoiler: Faith Dingle decides to tell Linda about Kerry Wyatt’s past [ITV]
The feisty Dingle uses Kerry’s past against her and reveals all to an oblivious Linda.
But will Faith change the welfare officer’s mind?
Emmerdale spoiler: Will Linda change her mind about Kyle after learning about Kerry Wyatt’s past? [ITV]
And will Linda choose Zak and Lisa instead?
Emmerdale continues on weekdays at 7pm on ITV.