With her car blocked in, Adam working and unavailable Damon offers to give Sarah a lift to the hotel for her meeting. To Sarah’s annoyance Damon sits at a nearby table but as Lulu the buyer makes disparaging remarks about the designs Damon saunters over pretending to be a music mogul impressed by the designs. He hands Sarah his card with his room number written on the back. Lulu looks at the designs in a new light but Sarah is still angry with Damon and heads to the room where she tears a strip off him for interfering. Damon’s amused and hands her a glass of Champagne. Having finished the Champagne, Sarah throws caution to the wind and kisses Damon passionately.


Stephen is pleased that the Gazette are going to do a piece on the Nippersnapper deal and Ronnie reminds him that Michael deserves some credit. Michael suggests he join the meeting with Rufus. While Michael heads off to make the tea, Rufus tells Stephen that after some consideration he’s decided 25% of the profits isn’t enough and he’d like 50%. Stephen reels. Despite Stephen’s attempt to keep Michael away from the meeting by sending him out to take more designs to Sarah, Rufus meets Michael in the street and offers him a job in his London office.


Estelle tells Glenda that the Weatherfield franchise of Little Big Shotz is up for grabs and it’s hers for the knockdown price of £5k. Glenda tells George and Eileen that she’s accepted Estelle’s offer of a franchise but she needs to find £5k. George tells Eileen that he’s planning to lend Glenda the £5k she needs for her Little Big Shotz franchise. Eileen reckons it’s a scam and he’ll live to regret it.

ELSEWHERE Melvyn and his dog, Freddie, call at the café for Roy and set off to visit a local bat roost. Roy returns to the café clutching Freddie and explains to Shona and Nina how Melvyn had a funny turn, ended up in hospital and there was nobody to look after the dog.Paul calls Damon looking for more work. Damon instructs him to steal a car and call the number he gave him.


  • Caroline Chesworth as Lulu Poyser
  • Channique Sterling-Brown as Dee-Dee Bailey
  • Ciaran Griffiths as Damon Hay
  • Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
  • David Neilson as Roy Cropper
  • Freddie Rhodes as Harry Platt
  • Isaac Rhodes as Harry Platt
  • Jodie Prenger as Glenda Shuttleworth
  • Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
  • Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
  • Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
  • Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
  • Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
  • Richard Tate as Melvyn
  • Ruthie Henshall as Estelle Harrington
  • Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
  • Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
  • Steven Meo as Rufus Donahue
  • Sue Cleaver as Eileen Grimshaw
  • Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
  • Todd Boyce as Stephen Reid
  • Tony Maudsley as George Shuttleworth
  • Vinta Morgan as Ronnie Bailey

Coronation Street airs at 8pm on ITV1