- Writer – Mark Wadlow
- Director – Audrey Cooke
Monday August 24th
PETER STANDS IN THE WAY OF ABI’S FIX. As Kevin heads off for work leaving Abi relaxing on the sofa at home she knocks back a slug just as Peter arrives, stuffing it down the side of the sofa she insists to Peter she didn’t take anything from the hospital. Seemingly satisfied Peter leaves but Abi is furious when she realises the morphine has gone. She confronts him in the Rovers back yard. What will he say?
SEAN AND BILLY UNITE TO FIND TODD Desperately worried about Todd, Sean searches various social media sites hoping for clues but he’s left frustrated. Billy confides in Paul how Sean is worried about Todd and convinced he’s in some sort of trouble. Sean calls round with a present for Paul and tells Billy about his futile attempt to track down Todd. Billy reckons they’ve no option but to go to the police. Billy and Sean report Todd to the police as a missing person.
GEMMA AND PAUL CELEBRATE THE BIG 30 An excited Gemma opens her birthday presents from Chesney and Bernie and reminds them the party is at 6 and not a word to Paul. Paul calls at No.5 with a present for Gemma and suggests they go for a walk. When she refuses, making out she’s far too busy with the quads, Paul takes this as further evidence her depression has returned. Paul returns home to discover Gemma has arranged a surprise party for him.
DANIEL With Nicky too busy to see him and at her suggestion, Daniel calls her mate Cherry.
Cherry launches into her usual sexy spiel but she’s surprised to find Daniel would rather chat about his son Bertie.
ELSEWHERE Johnny returns unexpectedly from France.
- Alison King as Carla Connor
- Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
- Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
- Colson Smith as Craig Tinker
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
- Jane Hazelgrove as Bernie Winter
- Kimberly Hart-Simpson as Nicky Wheatley
- Matilda Freeman as Summer Spellman
- Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
- Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Richard Hawley as Johnny Connor
- Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
- Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
- Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
Coronation Street airs at 7:30 on ITV.