Friday July 31st
SARAH’S STORY DOESN’T ADD UP Gary is out cold on the cobbles, Sarah pleads with him to wake up. Having witnessed the whole incident, Tyrone phones for an ambulance. Adam and a panicky Maria arrive at the hospital. Sarah describes how she was on her phone, stepped out in front of a van and Gary saved her life. When Tyrone describes how he saw Sarah running and Gary chasing after her before the accident Sarah makes out that it was pure coincidence that Gary happened to be there. Adam senses she’s lying but keeps his counsel and tells the police she is too shaken to give a statement.
TIM IS STILL TEAM GEOFF Geoff assures Tim that everything the woman is saying is lies. Tim believes Geoff and assures him that if he sees her again, he’ll report her to the police. Geoff quietly breathes a sigh of relief. Tim tells Sally about the visit from the woman. Sally wonders if Geoff’s the one telling lies. Alya and Elaine meet up secretly in Speed Daal. Alya implores her not to leave as she’s their only hope of securing Yasmeen’s freedom. Elaine’s torn.
THE BAILEYS Ed’s miserable about being unable to celebrate his anniversary. with Aggie now she’s stuck in a hotel, isolating. James and Michael try to lift his spirits. Dressed in his best clothes, Ed sits down to a virtual anniversary dinner with Aggie via video call. Touched by his efforts, Aggie raises a glass to their next thirty years.
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Ian Bartholomew as Geoff Metcalfe
- Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
- Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
- Lloyd Bass as Driver
- Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
- Mikey North as Gary Windass
- Nathan Graham as James Bailey
- Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
- Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
- Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
- Sally Ann Mattews as Jenny Connor
- Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
- Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
- Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
- Trevor Michael Georges as Ed Bailey
Coronation Street airs at 7:30 on ITV.