Monday 24th April 2023
AMY CAN’T BE PARTY TO THE PRAISE FOR AARON When Asha realises she has messed up the booking for Nina’s surprise party Aaron offers them the keys to the builder’s yard flat and says hey can have it there. With Amy’s permission, Aadi invites Aaron to join them for the party. With the party in full swing Amy watches Aaron with loathing as he flirts with a group of girls. When Aaron puts a hand on Amy’s shoulder, it triggers her terrible memories. How will she react? In tears, Amy admits to Summer and Aadi that Aaron raped her when she was drunk, she hoped she could blot it out, but she can’t. The guests leave the party. Alone with Aaron, Aadi reveals that he knows the truth about what happened with Amy. Aaron assures Aadi that Amy’s lying and she wanted sex just as much as he did. As Aaron and Aadi tidy the flat, Aaron downs the remaining beers. Aaron passes out drunk on the sofa. Furious with Aaron’s reaction, Aadi wants revenge.
DAMON HAS A MESSAGE FOR PAUL Paul feels guilty knowing that Billy has paid off his loan but he will never be able to pay him back. After reading about Rufus’ death in the Gazette Damon orders Paul to dispose of Rufus’ car. Paul sets off in Rufus’ car intending to dispose of it. However, because of his clumsy left hand, he swerves across the road. His heart sinks as a police car approaches.
FAYE PUSHES JACKSON AWAY FOR CRAIG When Craig shows Faye some bridal magazines and wants to talk about possible dates Faye tells him she wants to take things slowly. Having been told by Faye that her feelings for him have changed since his behaviour yesterday Jackson heads to the Rovers where he gets drunk and tries to pick a fight with Craig.
HOPE’S GREEN EYED MONSTER REARS ITS HEAD As Eliza and Stu return from a meeting at Weatherfield High, Sam and Hope approach. Sam invites Eliza to join them at No.9 for tea. Hope shoots Eliza daggers. At No.9, Hope performs some karaoke numbers and Fiz, Tyrone, Sam and Eliza dutifully applaud. But when Sam offers to teach Eliza to play chess, Hope’s furious.
ELSEWHERE Carla calls in the Rovers and tells Daisy that Ryan seems down in the dumps again. Daisy quickly sends him a text from Crystal.
Wednesday 26th April 2023
AMY CAN’T BOTTLE UP HER FEELINGS ANYMORE Meanwhile Amy receives a letter from the uni advising her she is behind on her work, ripping it up she sees a vodka bottle on the sideboard. As Summer passes Victoria Garden, she’s horrified to see Amy collapsed on the ground and calls an ambulance. On the street, Aaron squares up to Aadi and the pair start to scrap but they stop when they see an ambulance arrive and Summer explains to the paramedic she found Amy unconscious.
In A&E, the doctor confirms that Amy passed out from excess alcohol. Summer explains to Steve and Tracy how Amy admitted that Aaron did rape her. Aadi rails at Aaron, pointing out that Amy tried to drink herself to death because of him. Amy admits to Steve and Tracy that Aaron did rape her and she knows she needs help. Aaron appears at Amls bedside how will she react?
PAUL IS DIAGNOSED WITH MND Dee-Dee explains to Paul that the police are still reviewing the CCTV footage but once they’ve finished he should be free to go. Dee-Dee accompanies Paul to his appointment with the MND specialist. When the specialist confirms that Paul has motor neurone disease, Paul and Dee-Dee reel in shock. Paul tells Dee-Dee that he needs to tell Billy and his family the news. Will he tell them?
STEPHEN’S POWER IS CUT IN THE FACTORY Stephen orders Sally, Michael and Izzy to pull out all the stops for the first Nippersnapper order, but suddenly the power goes off and the factory is plunged into darkness.
SAM ‘HOPES’ ELIZA HAS FUNDA TRUE FRIEND Stu receives an email confirming that Eliza can start at Weatherfield High after half-term. Yameen suggests they organise a birthday party for her and Eliza’s delighted. Stu tells Tyrone about their party plans and wonders if Hope could come up with a list of school friends to invite as Eliza has yet to meet the other kids.
ELSEWHERE Having kept Eileen awake all night with his tossing and turning, George admits that he’s worried about their competitor, Rest Easy, who are trying to under-cut him. When Billy suggests model-making as a hobby to take his mind off his worries.
Friday 28th April 2023
SOMEONE KNOWS WHAT STEPHEN DID Whilst showing off his new car and showing Owen and Angelique samples of their first order with Michael and Sarah, Stephen opens a hand delivered letter. He is shocked to find a single line reading “I know what you did to Rufus”. Over at the Rovers he struggles to get into a celebratory mood with the others as they drink to the second order. As he heads back to the factory he is approached by the two lads he tried to buy LSD off who reveal that they sent the letter and they want £10k or they’ll go to the police. How will Stephen react? Meanwhile Elaine tells Tim and Sally that she and Stephen will be moving into their apartment any day. Tim’s horrified to realise she intends to marry him. Tim angrily tells Stephen that he’d prefer to die than let him marry his Mum.
AMY’S WORRIES SPILL OVER In the café, Summer helps Amy with her economics course work. When Aaron enters, a stressed Amy spots him and knocks over her coffee, completely drenching her laptop. As Amy tries in vain to get her laptop working she admits to Tracy and Summer that she’s already had a warning from Uni because she’s so behind with her work. When Tracy finds a brand new laptop on the doorstep, Amy’s stunned.
DAMON’S GETTING UNDER SARAH’S SKIN When Sarah suggests a date lunch but without the lunch, Adam’s delighted. When Damon discovers Dee-Dee’s taken over his licence application, he guesses correctly that Sarah doesn’t want him to spend any time with Adam.
ELSEWHERE In the café, Paul shows Dee-Dee a letter confirming his court date. Eileen returns home to find George struggling with his model boat having glued his fingers together.
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