Tonight: Stephen gives Elaine a deadly dose of caffeine, Summer blasts Aaron for tormenting Amy and her family, and Adam struggles to trust Sarah’s word.
STEPHEN GIVES ELAINE A DEADLY CAFFEINE BOOST Unaware that Stephen has replaced her blood pressure pills with caffeine pills, Elaine’s exhausted and jittery. Handing her a glass of water, Stephen reminds her it’s time for her pills. Feeling the pressure when Carla tells him if he doesn’t come up with the money quickly, she’ll sell to Owen, Stephen laces Elaine’s tea. As Elaine admits she doesn’t feel well, Stephen feigns concern and offers to get some food. Alone and overcome by dizziness, Elaine stumbles and hits her head. Stephen returns to find Elaine unconscious on the floor. As he quietly backs out of the flat, has Stephen killed again?
STEVE AND TRACY PLAN TO SHUT UP SHOP As Steve discusses the sale of the flower shop flat Amy feels terrible, knowing that Billy, Paul and Summer will lose their home. Going through the details of the libel case with Adam, Amy feels the pressure, aware her family could lose everything. Summer tears a strip off Aaron, pointing out that because of his failure to admit the truth, Amy and her family are risking everything.
ADAM’S INSECURITIES CAUSE PROBLEMS FOR SARAH Adam and Sarah agree to meet for lunch. However when Sarah has to cancel due to work Adam’s jealousy is reignited as he tells her he doesn’t believe she had to work and wonders if she had lunch with someone else behind his back.
ELSEWHERE David and Shona quiz Max about his new girlfriend, but Max is cagey. When a bleary-eyed Brian arrives late for work and reveals that he was up late playing Italian card games with Isabella, Rita disapproves. Isabella corners Rita, telling her she’s too old to work and Brian needs a younger assistant. Her dislike for Isabella evident, Rita quits her job.
- Alison King as Carla Barlow
- Barbara Knox as Rita Tanner
- Ben Hull as Owen Longford
- Ciaran Griffiths as Damon Hay
- Craig Cheetham as Eric Sandford
- David Neilson as Roy Cropper
- Elle Mulvaney as Amy Barlow
- Flaminia Cinque as Isabella Benvenuti
- Harriet Bibby as Summer Spellman
- Jack P. Shepherd as David Platt
- James Craven as Aaron Sandford
- Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
- Julia Goulding as Shona Platt
- Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
- Luana Santos as Bec
- Marvin Brown as Paramedic
- Paddy Bever as Max Turner
- Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
- Peter Gunn as Brian Packham
- Phil Perez as Doctor
- Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
- Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
- Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
- Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
- Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
- Sue Nicholls as Audrey Roberts
- Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow
- Todd Boyce as Stephen Reid
Coronation Street airs on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8pm on ITV1