Friday January 22nd 2021 7:30pm to 8:30pm

  • Writer – Ellen Taylor
  • Director – Brett Fallis

RAY GIVES ABI A TASTE OF HER OWN MEDICINE Ray meets up with Abi in the Rovers’ back yard and tells her he’s willing to confess to the assault on Faye so long as she deletes the video footage. However Abi suddenly feels dizzy and collapses as Ray grabs her phone. A furious Debbie barges into the bistro to confront Ray about the incriminating video Abi sent her but is horrified to spy Abi sprawled on the floor. As Debbie goes to call an ambulance, Ray swipes the phone from her hand and menacingly tells her she’s going to help him out of this mess. Will Debbie let Abi die? 

GEMMA REFUSES TO ASCEND THE PYRAMID Sean puts pressure on Gemma to sign up Vanessa to the sales team, but her good nature getting the better of her, Gemma tells Vanessa to steer well clear of the pyramid makeup business as it’s a rip-off. Gemma tells Sean she can’t afford to pay him his commission and wants out. Sean panics, wondering how he’s going to pay Rhydian. After a call to Rhydian, Sean tells Gemma that if she doesn’t find the money they’ll both be sued. 

ELAINE REALISES EVELYN’S BARK IS WORSE THAN HER BITE Elaine offers to help Yasmeen out at Speed Daal, grateful Yasmeen offers her a week’s trial. As Elaine and Yasmeen take Elaine’s chihuahua, Tinkerbell, for a walk Evelyn makes derogatory remarks about silly little dogs. When Elaine explains that Tinkerbell is a rescue dog, Evelyn warms to her.

ELSEWHERE When Grace tells Michael she’s planning to move to Hull to live with her Aunty, Michael tries to persuade her that it would be best all round if she moved in with him at No.3. 


  • Alexandra Mardell as Emma Brooker
  • Andrew Whyment as Kirk Sutherland
  • Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
  • David Neilson as Roy Cropper
  • Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
  • Harry Visinoni as Seb Franklin
  • Haydn Holden as Rhydian Chivers
  • Kate Spencer as Grace Vickers
  • Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
  • Mark Frost as Ray Crosby
  • Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
  • Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
  • Monica Sagar as Paramedic
  • Nathan Graham as James Bailey
  • Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
  • Peter F Gardiner as Miles Ingham
  • Rachel Elizabeth as Vanessa Finney
  • Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
  • Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
  • Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
  • Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
  • Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
  • Shelley King as Yasmeen Metcalfe
  • Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster