ALYA REALISES RAY HAS DESIGNS ON HER Ray tries to convince Alya that he did not have designs on her and simply wanted her to meet Cassie the interior designer. But when Cassie comes to meet Alya it soon becomes clear that she had no idea about the meeting at the hotel. Meanwhile Ray is still charming Abi. Alya confronts Ray over the fictitious meeting and reckons he was hoping to lure her into bed. How will he react?
DAVID’S DAY GOES FROM BAD TO WORSE David takes the train to Leeds to visit Shona. However he’s devastated when the doctor breaks the news that Shona has made it clear she doesn’t want to see him.
MARIA TRIES TO TAKE POSITIVE STEPS Maria tells Gary that she’s going to distribute leaflets on the MMR jab as it’s important to spread the word and save lives. Gary’s pleased to see her so positive. Ali advises Maria that although it’s great that she’s raising measles awareness, she should allow herself to grieve properly for the baby she lost.
ELSEWHERE When Fiz tells Hope that Tyrone will be picking her up from school to take her to the cinema with Jade, Hope’s over the moon and Fiz does her best to remain positive. When Alina reveals that she’s looking for somewhere to live, Seb suggests to Emma that she could move in with them.
WEDNESDAY 12TH FEBRUARY – 2nd Episode
BETHANY AND DANIEL GIVE IN TO TEMPTATION Abi is shocked to hear the allegations about Ray. Meanwhile it soon becomes clear that the Gazette do not feel there is enough evidence to run the story forcing Bethany and Daniel to post her expose online. As Bethany makes to leave, Daniel kisses her tenderly but their mood is broken by a furious Beth who through tears of grief, accuses Daniel of showing no respect for Sinead.
DAVID FINALLY FACES FACTS Maria finds David clearly upset on the bench in Victoria Garden. David explains how after an arduous journey to Leeds by train, Shona refused to see him. Maria hands David her car keys, telling him she’d like him to have her car.
MARIA’S OFFER HAS A RING TO IT Ryan hands Gary an envelope full of cash and confirms it’s the last of his debt collections. Maria suggests to Gary that they should give David their car as he’s having a terrible time and it’s the least they can do. Gary reluctantly agrees. Gary bungs Ryan some cash and asks him to pick up an engagement ring from the jewellers.
ELSEWHERE Emma and Seb offer Alina the box room in the salon flat. Alina’s grateful. Evelyn plays ‘shops’ with Ruby. However when Hope returns home and asserts that their ‘shop’ is boring and she had much more fun with Jade, Fiz and Tyrone despair.
- Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
- Harry Visinoni as Seb Franklin
- Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
- Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
- Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
- Mikey North as Gary Windass
- Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
- Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
- Shelley King as Yasmeen Nazir
- Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
- Ian Bartholomew as Geoff Metcalfe
- Harry McDermott as Max Turner
- Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
- Jack P. Shepherd as David Platt
- Brooke Malonie as Lily Platt
- Lucy Fallon as Bethany Platt
- Mark Frost as Ray Crosby
- Macy Alabi as Ruby Dobbs
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Jennie Mcalpine as Fiz Stape
- Isabella Flanagan as Hope Stape
- Ruxandra Porojnicu as Alina Pop
- Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
- Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
- Alexandra Mardell as Emma Brooker
- James Burrows as Ali Neeson
- Lisa George as Beth Sutherland
- Esther Hall as Cindy Watson
- Hannah Morley as Cassie Ennis
- Kate Hampson as Dr Lee
Coronation Street airs at 7:30 and 8:30pm