d022Emmerdale’s Natalie Anderson has hinted at a new love on the cards for Alicia Gallagher.

Viewers have seen feisty Alicia discover that husband Justin is the real father of her nephew Jacob, the child she has been raising as her own.

Teasing fans about what to expect in 2011, actress Natalie told the soap’s website it will be a “really, really, really good” year for the soap.

“Alicia has got some very nice things coming up for her. Obviously there is the continuation of the storyline with Jacob and Justin, her soon-to-be ex-husband.

“So there is a possibility for certain gentlemen to step into those shoes.”

She added: “I’m not revealing who, but it’s going to be a lovely, fantastic year for everybody.”