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British Soap Awards 2017: Emmerdale’s Ashley Thomas dementia storyline dominates the shortlist but EastEnders misses out on best actor nomination

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Emmerdale actor John Middleton was praised for his wonderful and sensitive portrayal of the condition as fan-favourite Ashley Thomas's health declined - a plot nominated for best storyline. His final scenes moved viewers to tears after he passed away peacefully at home following a short battle with pneumonia.  Now the 63 year old has a well-deserved nomination for best actor in a star studded category - which snubs EastEnders. None of the Walford trio nominated in the long list - ...