Monday 31st May
JENNY UNCOVERS SHARON’S SECRET AS SHE PLANS HER ESCAPE Aware Jenny is onto them, Sharon needs to up her game and quizzes Toyah about Leanne’s recent visit. Meanwhile when Natasha confronts Gary, accusing him of hiring the man with a van who kidnapped Sam, Jenny is intrigued to learn it was Sharon who hired the van. As she voices her suspicions to Ronnie, he reveals he heard Sharon quizzing Toyah about Leanne. Jenny’s mind racing, she tells Toyah and Imran how she suspects Sharon was involved in Sam’s kidnap. When Imran reveals that Sam was kidnapped to draw Leanne out of hiding as she’s the key witness in the trial of a drugs barron called Harvey, Jenny’s stunned. Determined that Rita should know the truth, Jenny bangs on her door, however when Sharon appears it looks like Jenny could be in grave danger! Imran confides in Ronnie and Gary that he’s reported Sharon to the police as it appears she’s involved with a drugs gang. Rita returns home to find Sharon clearly about to do a runner. As Rita demands answers is she in the same danger as Jenny?
SARAH TRIES TO FORCE THE TRUTH OUT OF ADAM Sarah begs Adam to reconsider donating his liver, suggesting that he’s only doing it out of guilt and it’s a hell of a price to pay. Adam’s torn. Adam tells Sarah he’s taken his name off the donor list and wonders how he’s going to break the news to Peter and Carla.
LUCAS GETS CARLA’S KNICKERS IN A TWIST Carla tries to chase Lucas for payment only to find his phone number no longer in use. Carla admits to Sarah that she was right not to trust Lucas as it seems he’s gone bust.
ASHA’S CAUGHT OUT When Nina overhears Asha telling Corey that she’d like them to get back together, she’s horrified and points out that it was Corey who killed Seb. Determined to stick to her plan, Asha defends Corey, leaving Nina devastated by Asha’s apparent betrayal. Asha assures Nina she’s still her friend and things aren’t how they look. Meanwhile after a chat with Roy, Abi dumps the bag of goth dresses in front of Nina, ordering her to go and put one on as Seb would want her at his funeral dressed as the Nina he loved.
ELSEWHERE Sat beside Seb’s coffin, Abi’s heart breaks as she tells him how she wishes she’d been a better Mum. When Gary tells Maria he’s thinking of taking a job in Bristol to be near Zack, will she ask him to stay?
Tuesday 2nd June 2021
SHARON HITS THE DESTRUCT BUTTON Sharon pours her heart out to Rita, explaining how after her relationship with Ian fell apart she had no choice but to join her drug dealing brother and life went downhill from there. Rita assures Sharon that she still loves her no matter what. Maria’s shocked to hear from Imran that it was Gary who helped piece together how Sharon orchestrated Sam’s kidnap. Spotting the same van that was used in the kidnap outside the Kabin, Gary forces his way inside, ordering Rita to call the police whilst he goes after Sharon. But outside the driver pulls out a gun. As Maria checks on Rita suddenly a gun shot sounds!
COREY CRASHES SEB’S WAKE As Seb’s hearse pulls up on the street Abi’s emotional while Nina’s disgusted when Corey appears, making out he wants to pay his respects. As the wake takes place in the Rovers, Abi’s devastated to overhear Corey on his mobile, laughing about Seb’s death. Picking up a broken bottle, Abi set off after Corey, hellbent on revenge.
CARLA AND SARAH TAKE ON LUCAS Carla and Sarah arrive at Lucas’ deserted premises and jemmy the door open hoping to reclaim their stock.
Thursday 3rd June 2021
ASHA PUTS HER PLAN INTO ACTION As Abi pursues Corey, Asha clocks the bottle in her hand and begs her to drop it, pointing out that Seb wouldn’t want her back in prison. Will Abi relent? Abi meets up with a dealer and buys some drugs. At the flat, Asha convinces Corey that she believes he’s innocent and wants to spend the night with him. Having got the drugs from Abi, Asha slips them into Corey’s drink. When Abi reveals Asha’s plan to drug Corey and go through his phone, Nina’s shocked to realise Asha’s been playing him. With Corey unconscious, Asha scrolls through his phone. But when a call from worried Nina causes him to stir, is Asha in danger?
CARLA DISCOVERS SARAH’S BETRAYAL Carla and Sarah load up the van with the boxes of knickers and make their getaway. Back on the street, Adam breaks the news to Peter he’s no longer willing to be a liver donor. Carla’s gutted to hear that Adam’s pulled out and further angered to discover Sarah encouraged him.
ELSEWHERE The repercussions of Sharon’s unmasking are felt throughout the street. Did she make her escape? Did Gary get caught in the crossfire?
Friday 4th June 2021
ABI, NINA AND ASHA HAVE COREY’S LIFE IN THEIR HANDS As a suspicious but disorientated Corey staggers around a worried Abi and Nina arrive at the flat. Corey tries to barge past them but loses his balance and falls down the stairs. As Asha looks down at Corey’s lifeless body the women are left with a decision to make, call an ambulance or leave Corey for dead to pay for what they believe he did to Seb? Abi returns home and pulling out the order of service from Seb’s funeral is overcome with emotion.
CARLA LETS RIP AT SARAH Carla’s fuming with Sarah, accusing her of talking Adam out of the transplant to get back at her for sleeping with Adam. Sarah insists Peter’s a lost cause.
- Alexandra Mardell as Emma Broker
- Alison King as Carla Barlow
- Barbara Knox as Rita Tanner
- Charlie De Melo as Imran Habeeb
- Charlotte Jordan as Daisy Midgeley
- Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
- David Campbell as PC Windsor
- David Neilson as Roy Cropper
- Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
- Haider Mohammed Javed as PcC Qureshi
- Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
- Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
- Jude Riordan as Sam Blakeman
- Maximus Evans as Corey Brent
- Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
- Mikey North as Gary Windass
- Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
- Paul Opacic as Stefan Brent
- Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
- Peter Gunn as Brian Packham
- Rachel Leskovac as Natasha Blakeman
- Richard Hawley as Johnny Connor
- Rick S Carr as Robbie
- Ruxandra Porojnicu as Alina Pop
- Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
- Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
- Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
- Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
- Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
- Tanisha Gorey as Asha Alahan
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
- Tony Maudsley as George Shuttleworth
- Tony Nyland as Security Guard
- Tracie Bennett as Sharon Bentley
- Trevor Michael Georges as Ed Bailey
- Vicky Myers as DS Swain
- Vinta Morgan as Ronnie Bailey
- Will Mellor as Harvey Gaskell