Next week in Coronation Street, Ken recovers from his stroke, Clayton’s trial reaches a verdict and Alya’s plans go awry.
Here are 12 things that happen next week in Corrie…
1. Liz lets slip to Amy
When Liz inadvertently lets slip to Amy that Michelle is pregnant, Amy’s thrilled at the prospect of a little brother or sister.
When Liz admits to Michelle she let slip about her pregnancy to Amy, Michelle’s furious.
2. Peter has a friend in Steve
Following his stroke, Ken struggles to speak and the doctor assures Tracy that his recovery will take time. Meanwhile Steve finds Peter lurking in the ginnel.
Peter admits that life in Portsmouth went a bit pear-shaped and he intends to stick around. Steve offers Peter a bed at the Rovers, but what will Michelle make of Steve’s kind-hearted gesture?
3. Clayton’s trial reaches a verdict
As the court awaits the verdict of Clayton’s murder trial what is the state of play with David?
As the foreman of the jury pronounces the verdict of Clayton’s trial, emotions flood through the courtroom. Meanwhile Gemma, Craig and Eva raise a toast to Kylie in the Rovers.
4. Eva enjoy having Liam around
With encouragement from Kirk, Liam asks Aidan if he can spend the night with he and Eva. Aidan reluctantly agrees.
Eva enjoys having Liam to stay and texts a picture of Aidan and Liam to Maria. Aidan hides his discomfort.
5. Ken finds solace in Peter being around
Peter begs Tracy for a chance to help out and make up with his Dad. On Tracy’s orders, Peter phones round the family breaking the news of Ken’s stroke.
Leanne takes Simon to see Ken. Tracy tells Simon that Peter caused Ken’s stroke and she’s sent him packing.
Simon’s disappointed he never said goodbye. Meanwhile Michelle relents and reluctantly agrees that Peter can stay a few days.
Peter visits Ken in hospital and asks him if he’d like him to pack his bags as Tracy’s suggested. Barely audible how will Ken reply?
With Peter present, the doctor explains to Ken how he’s suffering from aphasia. Struggling to speak, Ken orders a heartbroken Peter to leave telling him he doesn’t want any visitors from now on.
6. Alya’s plans go awry
Having overheard Sharif and Alya arguing over Alya’s new lingerie venture, Yasmeen wants to know what’s going on.
Clearly on the back foot, Sharif makes out he’s lent Alya £20k to finance her new business, a story which Yasmeen accepts. However Sharif is the least of Ayla’s worries; as she unpacks her new embroidery machine with Aidan, Sinead watches with sullen resentment and Johnny returns from his holiday furious.
Can Ayla overcome this latest calamity to get her venture off the ground?
Whilst Sinead struggles with the embroidery machine manual, Alya reassures Johnny they’ll have it up and running in no time. Johnny’s taken aback to learn that Alya paid for the machine herself.
7. Sarah gives in to the temptation of Gary
Gail orders Sarah to stay away from Gary and focus on her family.
Pleased with Sarah’s progress, her psychiatric nurse tells her that she’s now discharged. Bethany hugs Sarah, thrilled with the news.
Having received a text asking him to meet her, Gary finds Sarah lurking in the ginnel. Apologising for all the mixed messages, Sarah admits she really wants him and they kiss passionately.
8. Caz returns
Caz arrives back and makes out things didn’t work out for her in Nottingham. Kirk warns her Maria’s due back on Monday so she’d better be gone by then.
9. Caz plots as Beth attempts a reconciliation with Kirk
After a pretend row with Maria on the phone, Caz tells Kate she’s nowhere to stay. But Kate makes it clear she couldn’t care less.
Meanwhile when Kirk approaches with Eccles, he’s friendly towards Craig but completely blanks Beth. Beth’s upset and Craig forms a plan to reunite them. Luring Kirk to No.5 on the pretext of a plumbing problem, Kirk lets himself in to find his surprise.
Will it be enough to win Kirk over?
When Beth returns home to find Peanut the dog but no sign of Kirk, she’s gutted. Finding Kirk she begs him to give her another chance, will he relent?
10. Alya has designs on success
As Alya heads for work, she’s clearly stressed and confides in Sharif that she still hasn’t got the new embroidery machine up and running and Johnny’s unimpressed.
Alya puts pressure on grumpy Sinead and insists she runs up some mock up uniforms for the kebab shop.
Dev’s impressed with Alya’s uniform designs but how will Sinead react when Alya fails to give her any of the credit?
11. Michelle faces her turmoil
Having opened Michelle’s iPad, Amy’s shocked to realise she’s been googling abortion clinics. Clearly upset, Amy confides in Leanne and Robert.
Leanne tries to comfort her whilst Robert’s stunned to realise Michelle’s pregnant. Leanne warns Michelle that Amy’s found out about her plans for an abortion. Michelle breaks down and tells Leanne she’s so worried the baby could have MD it seems the only way.
Can Leanne give Michelle the support she needs?
12. Steve meets his fate
Michelle has a heart to heart with Robert and tells him her worries about the baby. Robert’s supportive and assures her she’ll be a great mum no matter what.
Buoyed by Robert’s words, Michelle assures Amy that she’s going to have the baby. Nick promises Leanne
he’ll stand by her whatever the outcome of Steve’s test.
As the genetic counsellor breaks the news of his results to Steve and Michelle will they get the outcome they’re all so badly hoping for?
These scenes will air Monday 24th October (7:30pm & 8:30pm), Wednesday 26th October (7:30pm) and Friday 28th October (7:30pm & 8:30pm) on ITV