THURSDAY 24TH NOVEMBER 

THE DOBBS TAKE A HAMMERING OVER THE BOOK Hope steals a hammer from Tyrone’s tool box and hides her cash in a tin in a cupboard. In the factory, Beth shows Sally the chapter in the John Stape book about his affair with Rosie. In the school corridor, Hope approaches a couple of year 11 girls and tells them that she’ll be giving a reading from the John Stape book later. Fiz is furious to find Sally reading the John Stape book and a row ensues. At No.9, Fiz and Tyrone are deeply concerned to discover the hammer missing from the toolbox and a stash of cash in a tin in the cupboard. When Hope overhears the two year 11 girls calling her a nut job, she pulls the hammer from her bag, and heads towards them. How far will Hope go? 

A FACE FROM THE PAST BARGES INTO KEN’S LIFE In the community centre, Nigel introduces his actress friend to Brian, Ken and Mary. Ken’s surprised to realise it’s Martha, his ex. How will Ken and Martha react when they come face to face?

LEANNE PRACTISES HER SALES PATTER Debbie shows Lynne, a potential buyer, around the bistro. Leanne does her best to sabotage the sale. Having found out about Leanne’s game, Debbie tells Nick and Leanne she’ll force the sale of the whole bistro. Nick takes a call from Karis telling him that Harvey wants Sam to visit him again tomorrow.

ELSEWHERE When Jacob admits that he’s been covering for Summer and filed a client file in the wrong place, Carla issues them both with a warning. In his flat, Griff announces to Ollie, David and Spider that Maria’s planning to turn the community centre into a place for refugees. Maria’s furious to find Griff and Spider handing out leaflets claiming that refugees will be taking over the community centre at the expense of local people.  

Cast

  • Adrian Hood as Builder
  • Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
  • Alison King as Carla Barlow
  • Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
  • Carl Blakeley as Ollie Deacon
  • Carla Mendonça as Orla Crawshaw
  • Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
  • Ellie Leach as Faye Windass
  • Emily Bowker as Lynn
  • Harriet Bibby as Summer Spellman
  • Isabella Flanagan as Hope Stape
  • Isabella Wilson-Baylay as Niamh
  • Jack James Ryan as Jacob Hay
  • James Craven as Aaron Sandford
  • Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
  • Jennie McAlpine as Fiz Stape
  • Jude Riordan as Sam Blakeman
  • Lisa George as Beth Sutherland
  • Luke Delaney as Dave Fairchild
  • Macy Alabi as Ruby Dobbs
  • Maisey Robinson as Libby
  • Martin Hancock as Spider Nugent
  • Michael Condron as Griff Reynolds
  • Mikey North as Gary Windass
  • Paddy Bever as Max Turner
  • Patti Clare as Mary Taylor
  • Peter Gunn as Brian Packham
  • Richard Elis as Nigel Kipling
  • Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
  • Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
  • Stephanie Beacham as Martha Fraser
  • Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
  • William Roache as Ken Barlow

Coronation Street airs at 8pm on ITV1