Monday 1st March 2021

  • Writer – Mark Wadlow
  • Director – Vicky Thomas

SIMON HOPES SAM STAYS SCHTUM Simon corners Sam and assures him that what he witnessed was just a prank and nobody got hurt. Nick’s pleased to see them apparently getting on but when he gets a call from school to say Sam’s had a meltdown and hurt another kid Nick’s worried. Sam refuses to open up but when Jacob calls in the cafe, Sam’s terrified and dashes out. Having finally coaxed the truth out of him, Nick confronts Simon. Leanne’s horrified and turning to Simon, demands to know the truth.

WHERE THERE’S A WILL THERE’S A WAY Alya’s furious to find out that Geoff left everything to Tim. Tim tells Adam that he doesn’t want a penny of Geoff’s money as it should have rightfully gone to Yasmeen but Adam warns him it’s not that simple.

JOHNNY’S A GLUTTON FOR PUNISHMENT Kai accuses Johnny of dealing drugs, it’s in fact his MS pills. Gary backs him up but Kai’s disbelieving and convinced Johnny is stealing his drug business, Kai beats him up.

ASHA FEELS PUSHED OUT Nina tells Asha she’s going bat watching with Roy. When Asha suggests she could tag along, Nina asserts she’d find it boring. Asha tells Amy she reckons Nina’s gone off her already as she’d rather go out with Roy than spend time with her.

ELSEWHERE In the builder’s yard, Paul can barely keep his eyes open and admits to Ed that living with four babies equates to no sleep and he needs to find a flat.


  • Alex Bain as Simon Barlow
  • Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
  • David Neilson as Roy Cropper
  • Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
  • Haroun Al Jeddal as Kai Mardin
  • Jack James Ryan as Jacob Hay
  • Jake Haymes as Eddie
  • Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
  • Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
  • Jude Riordan as Sam Blakeman
  • Mikey North as Gary Windass
  • Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
  • Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
  • Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
  • Richard Hawley as Johnny Connor
  • Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
  • Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
  • Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
  • Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
  • Tanisha Gorey as Asha Alahan
  • Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
  • Trevor Michael Georges as Ed Bailey