1ST EPISODE

The big day arrives and Michelle confides in Carla that she’s excited to expose the truth about Robert. But when Robert reads out his own heartfelt vows, will she be able to go through with her plan?

SEAN FORCES PAUL INTO A CONFESSION Sean is unimpressed that Billy has decided not to put Christmas decorations up in support of Paul, as they trigger awful memories of Kel. Paul feels nervous about the upcoming police interview, but when David opens up about his own ordeal with Josh he reconsiders. Paul later returns to work and leaves the factory staff speechless when he admits that the police want to talk to him about being abused as a child.

DANIEL TRIES TO GET ON WITH HIS LIFE Chesney and Ken both try to support Daniel but he is quick to dismiss them so he can get back to Sinead’s videos. Although he clearly wants to be left alone, Ken refuses to take the hint and sets about making them both a sandwich.

ELSEWHERE Emma’s hurt when Seb turns down her offer of tea and would rather meet a mate in town. He later confides in Eileen that he’s bought Iron Maiden tribute band ‘Bryan Maiden’ tickets for Emma.

2ND EPISODE

Tyler barges into the wedding and demands to know what’s happened to his mum. With rumours circling that Robert might’ve done away with Vicky, concerns spark for Michelle when she remembers that he emphatically told her Vicky wouldn’t be interrupting the wedding.

PAUL DECIDES TO FACE THE FUTURE HEAD ON Gemma and Bernie are concerned when the factory girls reveal that Paul told them about the abuse. Paul arranges a surprise for Billy and Sean back at the flat, revealing a beautifully dressed Christmas tree and asserting that he’s wanting to move forward in life.

DANIEL DOESN’T NEED A LITTLE HELP FROM HIS FRIENDS Daniel’s thankful for his dad’s support but insists he wants to be alone with Bertie. Adam tries to convince him to go out for the evening but he’d rather watch Sinead’s videos.

ELSEWHERE When Seb reveals he’s bought some tickets to ‘Bryan Maiden’ as a surprise, Emma’s thrilled.

CAST

Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
Alison King as Carla Connor
Kym Marsh as Michelle Connor
William Roache as Ken Barlow
Barbara Knox as Rita Tanner
Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
Tristan Gemmill as Robert Preston
Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
Matilda Freeman as Summer Spellman
Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
Liam Bairstow as Alex Warner
Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
James Burrows as Ali Neeson
Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
Cherylee Houston as Izzy Armstrong
Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
Harry Visinoni as Seb Franklin
Sally Ann Mattews as Jenny Connor
Richard Hawley as Johnny Connor
Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
Simon Gregson as Steve Mcdonald
Alexandra Mardell as Emma Brooker
Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
Katie McGlynn as Sinead Osbourne
Jack P. Shepherd as David Platt
Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
Will Barnett as Tyler Jefferies
Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
Jane Hazlegrove as Bernie Winter

Coronation Street airs at 7.30 then at 8.30 on ITV.