- Writer – Jayne Hollinson (Monday) – John Kerr (Wednesday/Friday)
- Director – Audrey Cooke (Monday) – Suri Krishnamma (Wednesday/Friday)
- Adam Hussain as Aadi Alahan
- Alison King as Carla Connor
- Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
- Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- Ellie Leach as Faye Windass
- Gabriel Paul as Duty Solicitor
- Ian Bartholomew as Geoff Metcalfe
- Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
- Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
- Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
- Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
- Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
- Kimberly Hart-Simpson as Nicky Wheatley
- Mark Frost as Ray Crosby
- Maximus Evans as Corey Brent
- Melanie Hill as Cathy Matthews
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
- Richard Hawley as Johnny Connor
- Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
- Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
- Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
- Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
- Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
- Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
- Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
- Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
- Tanisha Gorey as Asha Alahan
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
- Tom Roberts as Scott Emberton
Monday August 31st
JOHNNY’S PAST IS BACK TO HAUNT HIM Scott and a nervous Johnny discuss the crime they committed over 40 years ago. Jenny invites Scott to stay for dinner. Over dinner, Scott regales Jenny with tales of his and Johnny’s younger days. Jenny’s highly amused whilst Johnny squirms.
WILL ADAM DISCOVER DANIEL’S SECRET In a panic, Daniel calls at the office and asks Adam to get himself down to the police station as his friend Nicky was involved in a fracas at the bistro and needs representation. Adam calls at the police station only to discover Nicky was released without charge, will he find out the truth about who she really is? Nicky is touched when Daniel explains that she helps with his grief.
TEMPERATURES RISE AT SPEED DAAL Alya’s horrified when Geoff turns up for work at Speed Daal. Alya orders him to get out but Geoff points out that legally he has every right to be there and she’d better get used to it. When Geoff reveals that he’s applied for an alcohol licence, Alya’s furious and points out that he needs Yasmeen’s permission too.
ELSEWHERE Having returned from their meeting, Abi thanks Peter for his support. Debbie watches from a distance, her suspicions heightened. As Sean closes down the missing persons website, Billy spots something.
Wednesday September 2nd
ALYA REACHES BREAKING POINT Alya is furious to find an alcohol delivery on the doorstep of Speed Daal and refuses point blank to let Geoff buy her out of the business. When Geoff decides to sabotage the restaurant by cancelling staff shifts leaving Alya struggling alone with takeout orders she sees red throwing everyone out of the and smashing the place up in a frenzy what will happen when Geoff and Tim arrive?
SHONA GETS FRISKY In the cafe, Nina tells David that Shona always seems more upbeat when he’s around. Buoyed by her words, David arranges to take Shona for a walk later but it doesn’t go quite to plan.
ASHA LENDS DEV A HAND A stressed Dev looks at the pile of unpaid bills and wonders how they’re going to manage. Sensing there’s something bothering him, Asha offers to do a shift at the kebab shop. A disgruntled Cathy confides in Asha that Dev’s reduced her hours at the kebab shop.
ELSEWHERE Daniel apologises to Ray for causing a scene in the bistro. Daniel calls Nicky and persuades her to call at the flat for a drink just as friends.
Friday September 4th
GEOFF PLAYS THE VICTIM – AGAIN Geoff plays the victim but when Ryan tells Tim that Geoff has been undermining her for months Tim starts to wonder if his dad is as innocent as he is making out. Later at home Tim lets slip to Sally about the CCTV camera, horrified Sally tells Tim to open up his eyes and see Geoff for what he really is.
ADAM TRIES TO HELP DANIEL Daniel admits to Adam how he’s been paying Nicky to dress up as Sinead so he could pretend she’s still alive, but from now on they’re just going to be friends. Adam intercepts Nicky outside the flat and, bungling her some cash, asks her to stay away from Daniel.
SHONA REALISES SHE HAS MESSED UP Shona’s upset, aware that her behaviour is unacceptable but equally aware that it’s beyond her control. David assures her that she’s improving all the time.
ELSEWHERE Mary and Cathy discuss Dev’s money problems after Cathy reveals her hours have been cut. Sean continues to fret about Todd.
Coronation Street airs on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7:30 on ITV.