Matthew Bose and Michael Jayston to leave Emmerdale

According to news reports, Matthew Bose and Michael Jayston are to leave Emmerdale at the end of this year.
The barman and business man are not leaving the show (Allegedly) because of reports of low morale on the North Yorkshire sets. This according to an Emmerdale insider are just not true. The stars as of yet have not given a reason for their departure, or any hint of a storyline that could see them leave forever or jst a while.