This hour-long episode was originally due to air on Friday 9 April but as it was cancelled it is airing tonight (12 April) as 2 30 minute episodes. As such, I do not have the individual casts for each part nor seperate info and what pics are what part.

Monday 12th April 2021, ITV, 7:30pm and 8:30pm

  • Writer – Sam Holdsworth
  • Director – Gill Wilkinson

LEANNE SAYS HER GOODBYES Nick calls at the flat to find Leanne and Simon about to leave. Nick reveals that Toyah’s told him everything, he still loves her and together they can sort things out. But a tearful Leanne insists it’s too late. A tearful Leanne confides in Toyah how she had to say a painful goodbye to Nick. In the factory, a miserable Nick fills Sarah and David in on why Leanne has to move away and so forces him to choose between her and Sam. Simon finds Peter in Victoria Garden. Simon tells Peter he loves him and Peter’s deeply touched.

PETER’S DELIVERED A BLOW Accompanied by Daniel, Peter attends his hospital appointment. When the consultant reveals that his liver hasn’t improved, he needs a transplant, but there’s no guarantee he’ll be eligible for one, Peter’s shocked. Peter assures Daniel that he’s not giving up as he’s got Carla and Simon to think about. Peter breaks the news to Carla that his last hope is a liver transplant, but nothing will stand in the way of their wedding.

STEVE TAKES THE HIGH ROAD Informing Roy that Alex is going to his mum’s in Scotland until all the online animosity has died down, Cathy feels he’s being unfairly punished. Steve calls in the corner shop and asks Dev to stop stealing the Kabin’s business. Steve calls in the Kabin and tells Brian and Cathy that he’s had a word with Dev. Cathy’s horrified to read some even more vicious messages.

ELSEWHERE In the undertakers, Todd tells George that he reckons Eileen has taken a shine to him and referred to him as classy and dignified. George preens whilst Todd smiles to himself. Todd cajoles Eileen into inviting George round for supper. George is thrilled.


  • Alex Bain as Simon Barlow
  • Alison King as Carla Connor
  • Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
  • Charlie De Melo as Imran Habeeb
  • Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
  • Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
  • David Neilson as Roy Cropper
  • Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
  • Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
  • Gareth Pierce as Todd Grimshaw
  • Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
  • Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
  • Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
  • Jill Myers as Dr Adlington
  • Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
  • Jude Riordan as Sam Blakeman
  • Melanie Hill as Cathy Matthews
  • Patrick Bridgman as Rowan
  • Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
  • Peter Gunn as Brian Packham
  • Rachel Leskovac as Natasha Blakeman
  • Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
  • Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
  • Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
  • Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
  • Tony Maudsley as George Shuttleworth