WEDNESDAY 16TH MARCH 

ABI HITS THE HEADLINES After seeing Abi’s story in the Gazette, Debbie demands answers, assuming the baby to be Kevin’s. But Abi hurries out, explaining the baby is having an operation today. As Abi waits for news, she’s stunned to see Kevin in the hospital corridor. Kevin takes her in his arms as Abi breaks down.

With Kevin assuming the baby is the result of her one night stand with Tez, Abi goes along with the lie. The nurse confirms that Alfie’s operation went well. Kevin offers to let her stay at No.13 until she’s won custody, giving Abi hope.

MICHAEL IS TOLD THE TRUTH ABOUT GRACE When Aggie finds Ed perusing the racing pages in the hope of winning £10k, she’s horrified to realise Grace’s threats could trigger Ed’s gambling. Asserting it’s time to tell Michael, they break the news that Grace is blackmailing them and the only reason she’s back is for more money, not because she wants to see Glory. How will Michael react? And what will Grace have to say when confronted?

AMY’S ROUSE HITS A SNAG Amy tells Jacob she’ll try and swerve her parents so they can meet up later. But when she tells Steve she’s off to Emma’s he reveals he’s just seen her heading to the tram station. Thwarted, Amy dashes out to the ginnel and explains to Jacob that she can’t see him as her Dad’s at home. Jacob heads off, fed up.

ELSEWHERE Nicky confides in Daniel that her trial session with the class didn’t go well. Daniel confides in Daisy that Nicky failed to get the job. Daisy masks her relief. Sick of being treated like the bad guy, Adam knocks back drinks and flirts with a girl, telling her his wife died in a car crash. Having received a text from Daisy, Daniel arrives and explains that Adam’s wife is still very much alive. Drunk and morose, Adam announces he’s going into town. 

Cast

  • Alexandra Mardell as Emma Brooker
  • Arabella Berkeley as Elsie
  • Carla Mendonça as Orla Crawshaw
  • Charlie De Melo as Imran Habeeb
  • Charlotte Jordan as Daisy Midgeley
  • Dylan Morris as Lucy
  • Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
  • Georgia Taylor as Toyah Battersby
  • Jack James Ryan as Jacob Hay
  • Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
  • Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
  • Kate Spencer as Grace Vickers
  • Kimberly Hart-Simpson as Nicky Wheatley
  • Kyran Bowes as Jack Webster
  • Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
  • Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
  • Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
  • Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
  • Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
  • Sally Carman as Abi Webster
  • Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
  • Sarah Burrill as Neonatal Nurse
  • Simon Gregson as Steve Mcdonald
  • Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
  • Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
  • Trevor Michael Georges as Ed Bailey
  • Vinta Morgan as Ronnie Bailey

Coronation Street airs an hour-long episode at 8pm on ITV