WEDNESDAY 18TH MARCH 1st Episode
ALYA GETS THE DIRT ON GEOFF Geoff’s cheery as he enthuses about Cyprus, asserting that without Alya in their lives causing trouble, the future looks rosy. Yasmeen nods sadly. Meanwhile through an online search Alya discovers that Geoff and a past girlfriend were charged with causing an affray. Watching Geoff leave, Alya heads to No.6, forcing Yasmeen to read the news about Geoff’s past and imploring her not to move away with him. Hearing Geoff returning, Yasmeen urges Alya to go.
GEMMA FEELS LEFT OUT Bernie’s concerned as Gemma watches over her babies, a ball of anxiety. At Baby Senses class Gemma introduces Bernie to her friends Imogen and Vanessa who can’t stand on sight. When Gemma suggests meeting up later, Vanessa and Imogen make out they would have loved to but are due at an old friend’s house. However in the ginnel, Bernie and Gemma hear sounds of a party coming from Imogen’s house on Mawdesley Street. Gemma’s upset to realise they lied to her.
EMMA GIVES SEB SOME SPACE When Emma confides in Maria that she’s more into Seb than he is into her, Maria advises her to play it cool. With Maria’s words in mind, Emma tells Seb he’ll have to make himself scarce later as she’s having the girls round. But has her plan backfired when Seb heads to the Rovers and unwittingly finds himself sitting next to Alina?
ELSEWHERE Norris confides in Ken that since moving in, Freda has completely changed and he needs his help to convince her that Stillwaters isn’t for them. Evelyn loiters in Victoria Garden with Cerberus. She’s secretly delighted when Arthur arrives with Kendal and flirts with her.
WEDNESDAY 18TH MARCH 2nd Episode
GEOFF BAGS HIMSELF A NEW BIRD When Yasmeen nervously asks Geoff about the fight he had with someone called Jocelyn Barrie, admitting Alya showed her the article, a raging Geoff sweeps Yasmeen’s plate of curry off the table sending it crashing to the floor. Telling a terrified Yasmeen not to wait up, Geoff slams out of the house. Whilst Yasmeen scrubs curry off the carpet in tears, Geoff heads to a restaurant in town.
BERNIE TOUCHES A NERVE WITH GEMMA Bernie forces her way into Imogen’s back garden and tears a strip off her for lying to Gemma. As Gemma stands guard over the babies’ cots, Bernie begs her to open up and accept that she could do with some help. But Gemma maintains she’s fine.
SEB FIGHTS HIS FEELINGS FOR ALINA As Emma enjoys her girls night in the flat, Seb and Alina enjoy a drink together. Back home Seb tells Emma how much he missed her.
ELSEWHERE Evelyn and Arthur reminisce about old times and how if it weren’t for certain circumstances, they’d probably have married. He tells Evelyn he’ll be in the Rovers tomorrow at 6pm. Norris confides in Ken how Charles is ripping off the Stillwaters residents but Freda refuses to see it.
- Adrienne Grant as Rachel
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Alexandra Mardell as Emma Brooker
- Ali Briggs as Freda Burgess
- Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
- Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
- Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
- Harry Visinoni as Seb Franklin
- Ian Bartholomew as Geoff Metcalfe
- Jane Hazlegrove as Bernie Winter
- Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
- Lucy Farrar as Imogen Tatum
- Malcolm Hebden as Norris Cole
- Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
- Melanie Hill as Cathy Matthews
- Michael Elwyn as Charles Moore
- Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
- Paul Copley as Arthur Medwin
- Rachel Elizabeth as Vanessa Finney
- Rula Lenska as Claudia Colby
- Ruxandra Porojnicu as Alina Pop
- Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
- Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
- Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
- Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
- Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
- Shelley King as Yasmeen Nazir
- Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
- William Roache as Ken Barlow
Coronation Street airs at 7:30 and 8:30pm on ITV.