MONDAY 25TH MAY
OLIVER’S RECOVERY HITS A SETBACK The doctor explains to Steve and Leanne that they’re gradually reducing Oliver’s sedation. Convinced that it would help for Oliver to have his favourite toy when he wakes up, Leanne sends Nick home for his red car.
DAVID IS DESPERATE TO GET HIGH David returns from his run out of breath. Gail worries he’s pushing himself too hard but when a furious David hears that Shona is being taken to visit Clayton in prison he heads out on another run. David approaches some youths on bikes and purposely shoves one of them over and then stamps on the bike. David sprints away as the youths give chase.
JAMES STRUGGLES WITH LOCKER-ROOM BANTER Ray calls at the Baileys and reveals he’s sacked Don. James returns to training as Michael assures him that the family is right behind him whatever he decides. In the changing room, one of the players makes a dig at James’s sexuality. James makes a joke out of it and the other players laugh with him. James is quietly pleased.
ELSEWHERE Gemma shows Chesney her vlog but makes it clear she’s no intention of putting it online after her humiliating turnstile experience.
- Alex Bain as Simon Barlow
- Andrew Whyment as Kirk Sutherland
- Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
- Beverley Callard as Liz McDonald
- Buckso Dhillon-Woolley as Alice Manley
- Callum Harrison as Clayton Hibbs
- Connor Hewitt as Wayne
- Daniel Ogbeide-John as Youth
- Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
- Emmanuel Cheetham as Oliver Battersby
- Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
- Helen Worth as Gail Rodwell
- Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
- Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
- Jeremiah Cheetham as Oliver Battersby
- Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
- Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
- Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
- Mark Frost as Ray Crosby
- Matt Milburn as Tommy Orpington
- Melanie Hill as Cathy Matthews
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Nathan Graham as James Bailey
- Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
- Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
- Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
- Trevor Michael Georges Ed Bailey
- Zita Sattar as Dr Ward
Coronation Street 7:30pm on ITV.