Wednesday August 19th 2020
- Writer – Ella Greenhill
- Director – Steve Finn
DISASTER STRIKES FOR ABI Abi promises Seb that she’ll meet him later to say their final goodbyes to Charlie and Lexie. Kevin heads out to a breakdown leaving Abi alone in the garage. As Abi works on a car the engine slips trapping her arm. Meanwhile Seb tries desperately to get hold of Abi believing she has let them down again, will she be able to get there?
PAUL HAS BIG BIRTHDAY PLANS When Paul suggests he’d like to do something for his 30th birthday, Billy makes out he won’t be able to make it as he’s hosting an online quiz for the church. As a disappointed Paul heads off, Billy calls Gemma and assures her Paul doesn’t suspect a thing.When Paul corners Gemma and suggests a karaoke night for their joint birthday, Gemma makes out she can’t leave the quads. Paul’s disappointed. Gemma hosts her first mother and baby zoom chat.
MARY AND SEAN GET A SURPRISE IN THE POST Mary and Sean open Eileen’s post and are shocked to discover a letter from Todd demanding a thousand pounds. Billy tells them they must tell Eileen but Sean hatches a plan to see if it really is Todd. He texts Todd and is shocked when he gets a reply asking for the money to be hidden in Victoria Gardens . Having planted a bag of fake cash in Victoria Garden, Mary, Sean and Billy watch with baited breath for Todd to turn up.
SARAH IS THE TALK OF THE TOWN Sarah’s fuming when she overhears Paul and Alina gossiping about the state of her marriage.
DANIEL Daniel calls Nicky and begs her to see him later. Nicky reluctantly agrees that she can spare an hour at 5pm. Daniel’s pathetically grateful.
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Alison King as Carla Connor
- Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
- Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- Dolly-rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
- Harry Visinoni as Seb Franklin
- Kimberly Hart-Simpson as Nicky Wheatley
- Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Rachel Elizabeth as Vanessa Finney
- Ruxandra Porojnicu as Alina Pop
- Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
- Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
Coronation Street airs at 7:30 on ITV.