Eric Charles Pollard is a long running fictional character from the British soap opera Emmerdale played by Chris Chittell.
Pollard has appeared on the show since 1986, making him the second longest running current character after Alan Turner who has appeared since 1982. He has lied to, cheated and swindled nearly all his neighbours — without allowing his actions to ever trouble his conscience. He is the father of an illegitimate son David Metcalfe.
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... David is the son of Eric Pollard and Lydia Holloway ... Eric knew nothing of David until he turned up in the village ... He had come to the village to find his biological father, Eric Pollard ...
... Eric arrived in Beckindale in September 1986 and immediately made an enemy in Sandie Merrick, whose mother died in a car accident just weeks before his arrival ... Eric has been married five times and is known for his deception and bigamy ... After a few years in Emmerdale, Eric started to pursue his eventual second wife Elizabeth Feldmann – without bothering to mention he was still married to Eileen ...
... release from prison, he worked as a dogsbody for Eric Pollard and was constantly conned out of his wages ... - while living at Dale View, Samson had escaped and been run over by Val Pollard ... Sam also got a job at Eric Pollard's factory shortly before Eric planned to sell the factory to the Kings ...
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