CHESNEY DECIDES LIFE’S TOO SHORT TO HESITATE Gemma and Chesney are horrified to see that in her magazine interview Bernie has painted Chesney as a love rat, claiming it made a better story. Chesney tells Gemma that Sinead’s death has made him realise they should try and make a go of things properly.
BETH DOUBTS DANIEL Daniel is struggling with all the funeral plans and asks everyone to leave. Later in the corner shop he defends Bethany who is being baited by Evelyn. Beth is furious when she hears about this and when she finds Bethany comforting Daniel in Victoria Garden she accuses them of having an affair before Sinead is even cold.
GAIL TRIES TO MEND BROKEN BRIDGES Sarah apologises to Adam for Bethany’s behaviour and tells him if it’s any consolation, Bethany deeply regrets her actions. Adam tells Sarah to stop worrying. Gail tells Shona that she thinks of her as a second daughter and that now she’s back she’ll do everything she can to ease the burden. Shona’s touched.
CHESNEY DECIDES TO PUT A RING ON IT Chesney arranges for Fiz to babysit so he can take Gemma to Speed Daal but she gets more twinges and ends up in A&E again meaning the date is off. Chesney tells Fiz he is going to propose tomorrow.
DANIEL VOWS TO FOCUS ON BERTIE Daniel calls at No.1 and announces that he’s taking Bertie on holiday to Scotland as it’ll do them good to get away. Adam and Peter are concerned for him but Daniel insists it’s best for everyone. As Daniel and Bertie set off for Scotland, Beth watches, distraught that he’s taking her Godson away and fearing he may never come back.
AUDREY GIVES GAIL SOME HOME TRUTHS When Gail finds out from Audrey that Max has been failing to take his meds and instead, selling them at school, she’s horrified and resolves to get the whole family back on track.
ELSEWHERE Liz suggests that Tracy should join her for a break in Spain as she’s clearly struggling with Sinead’s death. Steve reckons it’s a crazy idea and they’ll kill each other. Despite her initial reservations, Tracy realises that Liz means well and agrees to a break in Spain.
The police question David about the attack on Josh showing him first the video footage in which David is clearly visible and then the scissors which were used as a weapon. David maintains his innocence but he’s clearly worried.
Lucy Fallon as Bethany Platt
Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
Alison Burrows as Arlene Tinker
Kate Fitzgerald as Nancy Tinker
Julia Goulding as Shona Ramsay
Jack P. Shepherd as David Platt
Charlie De Melo as Imran Habeeb
Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
Lisa George as Beth Sutherland
Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
Sue Nicholls as Audrey Roberts
Andrew Whyment as Kirk Sutherland
Helen Worth as Gail Rodwell
Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
Lottie Henshall as Jade Rowan
William Roache as Ken Barlow
Laura Littlewood as Suki Waters
Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
Jennie Mcalpine as Fiz Stape
Jane Hazlegrove as Bernie Winter
Beverley Callard as Liz Mcdonald
Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
Melanie Hill as Cathy Matthews
Sally Ann Mattews as Jenny Connor
Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
Matthew Flynn as DS Sutton
William Flanagan as Joseph Brown
- Monday 28th October 1st ep Written by Carmel Morgan and directed by Peter Rose
- Monday 28th October 2nd ep Written by Steven Fay and directed by Peter Rose
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