MONDAY 18TH MAY
LEANNE AND STEVE GET TERRIBLE NEWS Oliver is sedated and taken for a brain scan. The doctor tells Steve and Leanne that the next step is to run some genetic blood tests. As the two families lean on each other for support, the doctor breaks the news that Oliver’s condition is more serious than they first thought and he might have mitochondrial disease. Steve and Leanne are devastated.
JAMES FEARS HE’S LOST EVERYTHING When Don gives Ed yet another snagging list, Michael’s had enough. Don makes jibes at Michael and enjoys winding him up. Michael’s angry and wants to take on Don but Ed and Aggie are adamant it’s best to turn the other cheek and not cause a scene. James reveals he’s being threatened with the transfer list after his altercation with a fan who called him gay.
GEMMA’S CLOUD IS LIFTED As Gemma talks candidly to the support group about her nightmares and how she’s imagined hurting her babies, she’s assured she’s not alone. Back at home she admits she found the group really helpful. Chesney tells her that he’s proud of her.
ELSEWHERE David admits to Craig that he gets an adrenaline rush from taking stupid risks. Craig urges him to stop for the sake of his family.
- Writer – Julie Jones
- Director – Lee Trevor
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Alex Bain as Simon Barlow
- Alexandra Mardell as Emma Broker
- Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
- Beverley Callard as Liz McDonald
- Colson Smith as Craig Tinker
- Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
- Elinor Dixon as Heather
- Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
- Emmanuel Cheetham as Oliver Battersby
- Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
- Isabella Flanagan as Hope Stape
- Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
- Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
- Jennie McAlpine as Fiz Stape
- Jeremiah Cheetham As Oliver Battersby
- Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
- Justina Carmen Ania as Nurse
- Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
- Liam Bairstow as Alex Warner
- Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
- Macy Alabi as Ruby Dobbs
- Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
- Nathan Graham as James Bailey
- Paul Copley as Arthur Medwin
- Philip Broadbent as Don
- Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
- Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
- Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
- Trevor Michael Georges as Ed Bailey
- Zita Sattar As Dr Ward
Coronation Street 7:30pm on ITV.