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.
- Alexandra Mardell as Emma Brooker
- Ali Briggs as Freda Burgess
- Barbara Knox as Rita Tanner
- Beverley Callard as Liz Mcdonald
- Charlie De Melo as Imran Habeeb
- Christine Mackie as Dr Gaddas
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- David Neilson as Roy Cropper
- Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
- Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
- Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
- Harry Visinoni as Seb Franklin
- Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
- Jane Hazlegrove as Bernie Winter
- Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
- Malcolm Hebden as Norris Cole
- Matilda Freeman as Summer Spellman
- Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
- Michael Elwyn as Charles Moore
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Rula Lenska as Claudia Colby
- Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
- Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
- Tanisha Gorey as Asha Alahan
- William Roache as Ken Barlow
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