- Gary takes a beating for Todd.
- David has a bad day.
- Billy gets good news.
FRIDAY 16TH OCTOBER
Mick and one of his sidekicks turn up at the furniture store and threaten Gary, believing him to be in cahoots with Todd. As Mick makes his getaway, they almost run over Gail, who furiously takes a picture of the registration plate. Maria’s horrified to find Gary battered and bleeding in the furniture shop and forces him to tell Craig everything. But where is Todd?
When Aaron cancels his visit, David is forced to take Shona to work with him. A model, Hugo, arrives in need of an emergency haircut but Shona takes an instant dislike to him and when David’s back is turned he’s horrified to discover Shona has shaved off Hugo’s topknot! When Shona later suggests it’s time David shared her bed, he worries it’s too soon. Shona’s offended and after hurling her dinner at the wall, storms out.
Billy reveals to Paul how the bishop has recommended he apply for the position of archdeacon. Paul’s delighted for him.
ELSEWHERE When Johnny avoids Scott by making out he’s at a brewery event, Scott makes it clear that if he doesn’t play ball, Jenny will get chapter and verse on his unsavoury past. Evelyn and Arthur plan a camping trip to Norfolk but when Dev refuses her holiday request she tells him to stock his job. Dev’s fuming while Arthur’s impressed.
- Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
- Colson Smith as Craig Tinker
- Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
- Declan O’Connor as Hugo
- Gareth Pierce as Todd Grimshaw
- Helen Worth as Gail Rodwell
- Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
- Jennie Mcalpine As Fiz Stape
- Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
- Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
- Mark Frost as Ray Crosby
- Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
- Mikey North as Gary Windass
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Neil Bell as Mick Chaney
- Paul Copley as Arthur Medwin
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Richard Hawley as Johnny Connor
- Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
- Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
- Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
- Tom Roberts as Scott Emberton
Coronation Street airs at 7:30 on ITV.