MONDAY APRIL 6TH 2020
YASMEEN IS STILL ON THE CASE Yasmeen picks up her suitcase and strides out of the house. In the builder’s flat, Yasmeen tells Alya that she’s coming to the wedding and she was right all along. But Yasmeen’s horrified to see messages on her phone from Geoff, suggesting he might take his own life. Yasmeen insists she must check on Geoff and Alya offers to go with her. In No.6, Yasmeen’s horrified to find a smashed photo frame on the table together with drops of blood and no sign of Geoff. What has happened to Geoff? When Yasmeen asserts that she now can’t go to the wedding, Alya’s furious. Yasmeen calls the police and asks them how she should go about accessing information under Clare’s law.
BERNIE LEAVES CHESNEY WITH CONCERNS Chesney returns home and is bemused to find Bernie moving out. Bernie implores Chesney to keep an eye on Gemma. Chesney does his best to get Gemma to open up but she insists everything is fine.
EMMA JUMPS TO CONCLUSIONS Emma watches, heartbroken, as Seb helps Alina carry some coffees to the factory. In the factory, Michael waits to be called for his telesales interview and babbles away nervously to Alina, telling her all about his little girl. Alina warms to him.
ELSEWHERE David heads out for a walk. When Gail quizzes him, he refuses to tell her where he’s going.
WEDNESDAY APRIL 8TH
GEMMA CAN’T LEAVE HER PROBLEMS BEHIND Gemma boards the bus with the quads but suddenly she’s overcome by a wave of anxiety and hurries off the bus leaving her babies behind. Having watched in horror, Chesney sprints after the bus and rescues the quads. Worried sick about Gemma’s state of mind, Chesney calls Bernie.
EMMA HAS TO LET SLEEPING DOGS LIE Emma takes Eccles and Rover for a walk but it’s clear Eccles isn’t herself and Dev suggests she needs to see a vet. The vet confirms that Eccles has an inoperable tumour and the kindest thing to do is put her to sleep. Ken, Tracy, Steve and Amy arrive at the vets. They’re devastated to discover Eccles is dead.
Yasmeen secretly meets up with two police officers in the community centre. The officers inform Yasmeen about Geoff’s criminal past. How much danger is Yasmeen in?
GARY IS SHOCKED TO SEE RICK’S DAUGHTER Kelly approaches Asha and Summer in the cafe and explains that she’s just started at Weatherfield High. Gary clocks Kelly in her new school uniform and later phones her old school in a bid to find out why Kelly has changed schools.
FRIDAY APRIL 10TH
STEVE TAKES HIS EYE OFF THE BALL Leanne leaves Oliver with Steve for the day. Feeling awful over Eccles, Emma returns to the salon flat and tells Seb she’s moving back in so he will have to move out. Seb refuses and riles Emma. Clocking the fracas in the salon flat, Steve persuades Summer to mind Oliver and heads over. After calming Emma down, Steve returns home to be met by a panicky Summer who explains how Oliver suddenly started fitting. Steve scoops up his son and dashes out.
GEMMA CAN’T RUN AWAY FROM HER PROBLEMS Chesney and Bernie try to talk to Gemma about the bus incident but Gemma storms out. Rita finds Gemma alone in Victoria Garden and she admits to Rita that she can’t cope and she’s consumed with dark thoughts. Gemma returns home and finally admits to Chesney that she thinks she’s a terrible mother and no longer feels in control. Chesney steers Gemma to the medical centre.
KEN TAKES A STAND FOR ECCLES’ SAKE When Norris lets slip to Ken how Charles made some disparaging remarks about Eccles, Ken is galvanised into action and tells Norris he’s going to stand against Charles in the election.
THE WOMEN OF WEATHERFIELD PROTEST When Nina reveals that she, Mary and Evelyn are off to a zero carbon protest at the Town Hall, Toyah’s ears prick up. Later, Leanne breaks the news to Imran that Toyah, Nina, Mary and Evelyn have been arrested.