English teacher at Ackley Bridge. She is funny, charming and great to be around, and very opinionated. Keane is an authority figure who has issues with authority. After getting pregnant in her first year of university, Emma delayed her degree to give birth. Now her daughter Chloe lives with her dad, and only see her mum for one weekend a month and half the school holidays. While Emma loves her daughter, she also loves having her own freedom.