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Beth Latimer is the mother of Chloe Latimer, Danny Latimer and Elizabeth Latimer. She was married to Mark Latimer. She is good friends with DS Ellie Miller, as they lived across the road from each other. When Beth was fifteen and Mark was seventeen, they welcomed their first child, a daughter called Chloe. 

Her mother Liz Roper lived close to the Latimers. On the night of Danny's disappearance and death, Beth and Chloe were watching TV. This was the only night when she forgot to check up on Danny. 

Beth had discovered that she was pregnant with her third child, another daughter. She was so heartbroken about Danny's death, she wasn't sure if she wanted to keep the baby, but finally decides to do so.

During Season 2, her mother also passed away. Beth gives birth to Elizabeth Latimer at home on the first day of witness hearing.

In Season 3, She becomes involved in an organization that helps women who have been sexually assaulted. She is a counsellor to Trish Winterman, the sexual assault victim in Series 3. She helps her through the aftermath of the attack and the police investigation into who attacked her. She and Mark have now split, due to many factors.

Episode 6:

She informs Chloe that she is going to see a solicitor and ask for a divorce from Mark.


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