Friday 12th August 2022

SPIDER IS SPINNING A WEB OF LIES Toyah hands Abi the details of the savings account Imran set up for Alfie. Toyah finds out that Spider’s been arrested during a protest. Toyah calls at the police station and Spider is released with a slap on the wrist. Toyah leans in for a kiss. Spider reciprocates and allows Toyah to lead him to the bedroom. Later, Toyah’s beset by guilt and asks Spider to leave. Abi calls to check on Toyah and Toyah blurts out she’s just slept with her ex. Abi assures Toyah she’s just grieving. Spider’s happy to remain friends. Leanne’s uneasy to find Toyah in the Rovers with Spider, worried she’s falling for him. Outside on the street, Spider answers his mobile and tells the caller he’s been up to his eyes and can’t wait to get back, what is he hiding?

STEPHEN HAS A CARD UP HIS SLEEVE When Stephen confides his concern for Audrey to Rita, they agree to arrange a treat for her. Rita recruits Roy and Ken to join their posh afternoon tea to cheer up Audrey at Debbie’s hotel. In the cafe, Stephen receives a call from the hotel about the deposit for afternoon tea. In front of Shona and Sarah, his card is declined. Shona and Sarah are amused as Stephen yells down the phone at his Italian bank. At No.8, Stephen pays the deposit over the phone, using a card in the name of Mrs Gabrielle Reid.

YASMEEN DISTRACTS HERSELF FROM HER HEARTACHE. With Stu in custody, Yasmeen organises a charity fundraising event. Yasmeen and Elaine are impressed when Stephen offers to sponsor a raffle prize for their Fundraiser. Elaine’s relieved that Yasmeen has no intention of going on another date with Stephen.

ESLEWHERE Faye informs Beth and Sally that Craig’s researching the menopause obsessively and is now monitoring the nutrition. Craig takes Faye to Speed Daal but produces a chart he’s made, listing beneficial foods so that they can check the menu. 

Coronation Street airs hour-long episodes on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 8pm on ITV.


  • Antony Cotton as Sean Tully
  • Barbara Knox as Rita Tanner
  • Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
  • Catherine Harvey as Enquiry Officer
  • Colson Smith as Craig Tinker
  • David Neilson as Roy Cropper
  • Ellie Leach as Faye Windass
  • Georgia Taylor as Toyah Habeeb
  • Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
  • Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
  • Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
  • Lisa George as Beth Sutherland
  • Martin Hancock as Spider Nugent
  • Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
  • Qasim Akhtar as Zeedan Nazir
  • Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
  • Sally Carman-duttine as Abi Webster
  • Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
  • Shelley King as Yasmeen Metcalfe
  • Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
  • Tina O’brien as Sarah Barlow
  • Todd Boyce as Stephen Reid
  • Vinta Morgan as Ronnie Bailey
  • William Roache as Ken Barlow