Monday 03 February 2020
Devised by Tony Warren
Written by Simon Crowther
Directed by Matt Hilton
Series Producer: Iain MacLeod
Gary sticks to his guns. Ike calls in the furniture shop and begs Gary to lend him £300 explaining that he’s desperate. Gary refuses and pushes him out of the shop. Gary assures Maria that he wants to be with her, baby or not. Maria is relieved.
Steve almost slips out of Tracy's hands. Steve and Tracy are disappointed to discover their posh hotel room is anything but posh. Steve and Tracy agree that tiptoeing round each other isn’t working and it’s time to be honest with each other. Will they see eye to eye?
When Bethany reveals that she spent the night at Daniel’s, Sarah warns her to tread very carefully as he’s clearly still grieving for his wife. Daniel explains to Bethany that he’s not ready for a relationship. Bethany assures him she’s prepared to wait.
Meanwhile, Nina calls at the cafe again and admits she’s starving and short of money. Roy offers to help her out but Nina refuses to take his money.
Elsewhere, keen to see more of his daughter, Michael makes Grace promise to keep in regular contact.
Melanie Hill as Cathy Matthews
Peter Gunn as Brian Packham
Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
Navaeh Maloney as Tianna Vickers
Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
Ellie Leach as Faye Windass
Kate Ford as Tracy McDonald
Shelley King as Yasmeen Metcalfe
Ian Bartholomew as Geoff Metcalfe
Trevor Michael Georges as Edison "Ed" Bailey
Ryan Russell as Michael Bailey
Lorna Laidlaw as Aggie Bailey
Simon Gregson as Steve McDonald
Mikey North as Gary Windass
Tina O'Brien as Sarah Platt
Lucy Fallon as Bethany Platt
Mollie Gallagher as Nina Lucas
David Neilson as Roy Cropper
Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
Kate Spencer as Grace Vickers
Alexandra Mardell as Emma Brooker