Monday 22nd February 2021

  • Writer – Sam Holdsworth
  • Director – Pip Short

PETER’S DEVASTATED BY CARLA’S CONFESSION Sarah is pleased when Lucas calls at Underworld to do business but Carla masks her discomfort. Peter is not happy when Carla says she has to go to Harrogate to meet someone from Lucas’ firm but when Lucs returns to the factory he insists his intentions are honourable. As Carla and Lucas go over her sales strategy, neither of them notices Peter approaching with a bunch of flowers. What will he discover?

STEVE AND TIM CAN’T BURY THEIR BICKERING Eileen assures George that with Tim driving the hearse, Ted’s funeral will go like clockwork. Steve’s put out to discover that Eileen’s arranged for Tim to drive the hearse at Ted’s funeral rather than asking him.

ALYA MAKES A DIRE DISCOVERY After a customer asks Yasmeen about geoff and says he wants to book his magic act she flees from the restaurant. Elaine suggests they remove all traces of Geoff from the restaurant but in doing so Alya unearths a stack of unopened final demand letters. Yasmeen pales.

SIMON WANTS TO BE IN JACOB’S GANG Simon returns home and makes out to Leanne that he spent the night at a mate’s. Slapping a fiver on the side, Simon tells her she can do her own shopping and stalks into his room. Simon shows off to Jacob, telling him about his criminal past as a gang member. Jacob asserts that he’ll fit right into his new role.

ELSEWHERE When Ronnie suggests they have a night out at the casino Ed is forced to tell his brother how his gambling habit cost them the house and very nearly their marriage.


  • Alex Bain as Simon Barlow
  • Alison King as Carla Connor
  • Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
  • Gareth Bennett-Ryan as Man
  • Glen Wallace as Lucas Kempton
  • Jack James Ryan as Jacob Hay
  • Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
  • Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
  • Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
  • Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
  • Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
  • Shelley King as Yasmeen Metcalfe
  • Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
  • Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
  • Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
  • Tony Maudsley as George Shuttleworth
  • Trevor Michael Georges as Ed Bailey
  • Vinta Morgan as Ronnie Bailey
  • William Roache as Ken Barlow