Wednesday August 5th
GEOFF TRIES TO REWRITE HISTORY Sally implores Tim to accept that Elaine could well be telling the truth and that Geoff has fed him a pack of lies all his life. Tim refuses to listen but it’s clear her words have hit home. Alya is worried something has happened to Elaine and she reports her missing to the police. Faye asks Geoff who he was arguing with in the ginnel Goeff continues to insist she is a mad woman and he has no idea who she is, insisting to police his first wife is dead. Sally insists he tells the truth.
LEANNE STRUGGLES WITH OLIVER’S NEEDS Leanne takes delivery of a specially adapted chair for Oliver and explains to Toyah that she and Steve are off to look at a school that caters for children in Oliver’s situation. When Mandy, an old friend from antenatal class asks after Oliver, Leanne makes out he’s fine. But as Mandy heads off, Leanne is overwhelmed with grief.
SARAH GOT NOTHING GOING ON BUT THE RENT Adam calls at the factory to make peace with Sarah and promises her that from now on, he won’t mention Gary or the accident again. Gary announces that he’s decided not to increase the rent on the factory. Sarah’s suspicious but Gary insists it’s not a bribe. Maria confides in Peter and Carla how slow the furniture business is at the moment. When Carla lets slip that Gary’s binned his threat of a rent increase, Maria’s concerned.
- Alison King as Carla Connor
- Andrew Whyment as Kirk Sutherland
- Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
- Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
- Ellie Leach as Faye Windass
- Fiona Skinner as DS Abney
- Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
- Ian Bartholomew as Geoff Metcalfe
- Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
- Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
- Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
- Kirsty Hitchinson as Mandy
- Mikey North as Gary Windass
- Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
- Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
- Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
- Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
- Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
Coronation Street airs at 7:30 on ITV.