Friday December 11th

PETER PUTS HIS LIFE ON THE LINE Carla’s perturbed to realise that Peter’s gone out and a bottle of whisky is missing. She’s relieved when Peter returns, not having touched the whisky. But as she tries to talk to him, Peter refuses to listen, unscrews the bottle and defiantly takes a swig. Can she get through to him?

THE RESIDENTS ARE SHOCKED AT WHAT THEY FIND AT NUMBER 6 Ryan, Sally and Tim and Cathy take in the scene at number 6.

RAY IS UP TO HIS OLD TRICKS Gary enters the bistro with the signed factory contract for Ray. Hearing Faye’s muffled cries from the office, Gary orders Ray to open the door. Faye emerges in tears, her blouse torn, and flees. Incensed, Gary goes after her. At their flat, Gary and Maria try to comfort Faye but she clams up, refusing to take any action against Ray. Gary seethes with rage.

ELSEWHERE Leanne’s taken aback when Sam recites a list of reasons she might grow to like him if she sticks around. 

  • Written by Debbie Oates
  • Directed by Neil Alderton, John Anderson and Nickie Lister


  • Alex Bain as Simon Barlow
  • Alison King as Carla Connor
  • Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
  • Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
  • David Neilson as Roy Cropper
  • Ellie Leach as Faye Windass
  • Fiona Skinner as DS Abney
  • Helen Worth as Gail Rodwell
  • Ian Bartholomew as Geoff Metcalfe
  • Jack P Shepherd as David Platt
  • Jane Danson as Leanne Battersby
  • Jimmi Harkishin as Dev Alahan
  • Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
  • Jude Riordan as Sam Blakeman
  • Mark Frost as Ray Crosby
  • Maureen Lipman as Evelyn Plummer
  • Melanie Hill as Cathy Matthews
  • Michael Le Vell as Kevin Webster
  • Mikey North as Gary Windass
  • Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
  • Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
  • Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
  • Ryan Prescott as Ryan Connor
  • Sair Khan as Alya Nazir
  • Sally Ann Matthews as Jenny Connor
  • Sally Carman as Abi Franklin
  • Sally Dynevor as Sally Metcalfe
  • Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
  • Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
  • Shelley King as Yasmeen Metcalfe
  • Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
  • Tina O’brien as Sarah Barlow
  • William Roache as Ken Barlow

Unmissable Coronation Street airs 7.30pm on ITV.