04 June 1998
Emmerdales Butch Dingle arrested

ACTOR Paul Loughran, who plays Butch Dingle in the TV country-life soap Emmerdale, was released on bail yesterday after being arrested in a drugs raid.

The 28-year-old, real name Paul Ryder, was among six men and women held by police in Leeds.

  • The Daily Telegraph 04/06/98 page 2