Wednesday 18th January

PAUL PUSHES MIKE TOO FAR Billy, Paul and Aaron are furious when the police officer tells them that Mike and Esther have accused Summer of lying about being pregnant in order to extort money from them in exchange for the baby. Todd and Paul are horrified to find Mike at Summer’s bedside. As Mike hurries out and angry Paul goes after him. As Mike approaches his front door, he finds himself confronted with Paul and Todd. Paul sees red and shoves him hard. Mike falls, hitting his head on a plant pot. Todd and Paul stare at his motionless body, horrified. Has Paul killed Mike?

TEDDY’S MEMORY STARTS TO RETURN In the Rovers Stephen confides in Gail that he’s worried Elaine might be reading too much into their friendship. Teddy overhears and parks himself at Stephen and Elaine’s table. Elaine’s miffed at the intrusion, but Stephen’s secretly grateful. With Elaine gone, Teddy explains to Stephen that he overheard his conversation with Gail and thought he’d come to his rescue. Stephen’s grateful and offers to get the drinks in but panics when Teddy suddenly remembers something about the accident.

NICK’S ANXIOUS NOW DAMON IS SEEMINGLY ONSIDE Damon suggests to Nick and Leanne they should all come up with some new ideas to improve business.  Leanne’s won over whilst Nick’s wary. When Ryan reveals that according to his mate in Ibiza, Damon is a known drug dealer and once put a rival club owner in hospital, Nick’s worried sick. Nick confronts Damon and asserts that he won’t allow drugs in the bistro. Damon spells out that he’s no choice unless he wants Leanne to find out where the money came from. 

DAISY AND DANIEL As Daisy and Daniel draw up a list of wedding guests, Daisy reveals that all her friends are fellow influencers as she’s lost touch with her childhood friends. Daniel vows to secretly track down her old friends and invite them to the wedding. Jenny reckons it’s a lovely idea. But will Daisy feel the same? 

ELSEWHERE Fiz and Tyrone decide that it would be good for the girls to have a pet to look after. Tyrone and the girls return from the pet shop with Cilla the chinchilla. Fiz is unimpressed. Fiz and Tyrone watch as Hope bonds with Cilla the chinchilla, optimistic that it could be a new beginning as she’s clearly smitten with her new pet.

Cast

  • Alan Halsall as Tyrone Dobbs
  • Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
  • Charlotte Jordan as Daisy Midgeley
  • Ciaran Griffiths as Damon Hay
  • Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
  • Dolly-Rose Campbell as Gemma Winter
  • Gareth Pierce as Todd Grimshaw
  • Giles Ford as Pc Burke
  • Grant Burgin as Teddy Thompkins
  • Harriet Bibby as Summer Spellman
  • Helen Worth as Gail Rodwell
  • Hopi Grace as PC Hunt
  • Isabella Flanagan as Hope Dobbs
  • James Craven as Aaron Sandford
  • Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
  • Jennie McAlpine as Fiz Dobbs
  • Macy Alabi as Ruby Dobbs
  • Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
  • Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
  • Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
  • Ria Meera Munshi as Dr Chatterjee
  • Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
  • Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
  • Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
  • Sam Aston as Chesney Brown
  • Todd Boyce as Stephen Reid
  • Tom Lorcan as Mike Hargrave

Coronation Street airs at 8pm on ITV1