Friday September 18th
WILL ABI TELL KEVIN THE TRUTH? Abi tells Peter about her conversation with Debbie and her insisting she comes clean to Kevin. Debbie suggests she take Jack out to give Abi and Kevin some time on their own. As Kevin and Abi wait for their takeaway lunch in Speed Daal, a jittery Abi plucks up the courage and announces that she’s got something to tell him. Abi falteringly admits to Kevin how she stole some morphine from the hospital, she didn’t take it but she’s been fighting her addiction demons ever since. How will he react?
TRACY WANTS STEVE TO BE HONEST WITH LEANNE A downbeat Steve tells Tracy and Emma about the £500,000 needed for Oliver’s treatment in Germany. Promising that she’ll come up with some fundraising ideas, Emma heads off to work. But Tracy insists Steve talk to Leanne about the fact she played down Oliver’s symptoms. Will he agree? At Steve’s insistence Leanne calls the doctor and gives a truthful account of Oliver’s condition.
BILLY’S SUSPICIONS ANGER PAUL Craig calls at the flower shop flat and confirms that they’re not looking for anyone in connection with Kel’s death as it was accidental. Billy’s relief is evident and Paul watches him, hurt and angry to realise that Billy seriously thought he’d murdered Kel.
KIRK IS CONCERNED ABOUT DANIEL’S NEW FRIEND Daniel’s delighted to bump into Nicky outside the Kabin. When Kirk spots Daniel enjoying a drink with Nicky, he worries that Daniel has got a new girlfriend, knowing that Beth will be furious. When Kirk points out Nicky, Craig recognises her but can’t quite place her. When Kirk comes over Daniel steers Nicky away asking her to come back to his but she insists she has a client to see.
ELSEWHERE Shona calls at No.8 and announces that she’d like to move back in as soon as possible. David promises to speak to Aaron and rips up the house sale contract. Emma makes the customers vote on whether she should do a dance-off or a sponsored silence. She’s peeved to realise the silence option is proving most popular.
- Alexandra Mardell as Emma Brooker
- Andrew Whyment as Kirk Sutherland
- Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
- Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
- Christine Mackie as Dr Gaddas
- Colson Smith as Craig Tinker
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
- Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
- Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
- Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
- Julian M Deuster as Dr Schmitz
- Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
- Kimberly Hart-Simpson as Nicky Wheatley
- Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
- Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
- Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
- Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
- Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
- Writer – Debbie Oates
- Director – Abe Juckes
Coronation Street airs Friday 18 September | 19.30 | ITV/UTV/STV.