Gemma's Insania For Peter Andre

Is this the moment that Peter Andre makes his debut on Coronation Street? It certainly looks that way judging by the over exuberant reception he’s getting from Gemma Winter!

After winning a Good Citizen Award kebab shop worker Gemma has been counting the hours till she meets her idol at the awards ceremony.

With a new frock and a spring in her step, Gemma sets off to the do, but when Peter Andre cancels at the last minute Gemma’s gutted.

Noting her disappointment kebab shop boss Chesney steps in and organises a surprise of his own which sees a certain Mr Andre walking onto the cobbles in a bid to make Gemma’s dreams come true.

But as Gemma flings herself at her lifelong crush is it really Peter Andre himself?

Watching Maria

Caz steps up her torment of Maria but how does she know every move she makes?

Beth, Kirk and Peanut call at Maria's to put her mind at rest and Kirk checks round the flat, assuring her there’s nothing to worry about.

Little do they realise that Caz can see everything they're doing through a webcam!

Is Maria in danger?

Will Ken Be Okay?

A devastated Peter Barlow sits by his father’s hospital bedside convinced he has caused the stroke which has left Ken’s life hanging in the balance.

Ken collapsed in the hallway of number 1 during a big row with his errant son who had returned to Weatherfield out of the blue.

Convinced Peter is up to his old ways, after finding him sneaking in the house in the middle of the night, Ken tackled him about the real reason he is back on the cobbles.

But rather than explain Peter went on the defensive and the pair had an almighty row culminating in Ken’s shock collapse.

Peter and Tracy are told that Ken has suffered a stroke and that the next few days will be crucial to his recovery. But Peter is worried that it was his row with Ken that caused the stroke.

Will Tracy find out about the row, will she blame Peter?

The drama continues on Weds and Friday this week as the Barlows struggle to cope with the aftermath of Ken’s collapse.


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What Will Gail Find?

This is the moment when Gail Platt fears that her plan to stop David carrying out his revenge on Kylie's killer has ended in tragedy.

On Friday night viewers saw a heartbroken Gail find a chilling suicide video that her son had made for the family - making it clear that he intended to murder Clayton and in the process end his own life.

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Desperate to foil his suicide mission she enlists Sarah and Nick's help to hatch a plan which involves locking David in the Bistro cellar until Clayton's murder trial is over.

But she has not counted on David's determination and what lengths he will go to in order to escape the makeshift prison cell and when all goes quiet behind the locked door she is horrified to find him motionless and bleeding on the stone floor.

Is this the end of David's dastardly plan or will he break free to wreak havoc and cause carnage in Weatherfield?

Shattered Lives

Monday 17th October kicks off a catastrophic week on the cobbles as fractured families are forced to pull together in five explosive episodes.

After the death of his wife Kylie, David Platt is dealt another agonising blow when he hears her killer Clayton may not get the justice he deserves. Determined to take matters into his own hands David’s plan is devastating and disturbing.

Enlisting Nick and Sarah's help, a panic-stricken Gail sets about trying to pull David back from the brink. but what happens next in Weatherfield will have far reaching consequences for more than just The Platts.

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If that wasn't enough, Peter Barlow makes a shock return to the street but he’s not met with the warmest of welcomes...

Peter’s story is he’s lost his job, but with a cut to his face and his nighttime disappearances it soon becomes clear that there’s more to his sudden re-appearance than he’s letting on.

Ken’s suspicious of the secrets Peter is hiding and when he tackles him in the early hours, no one can predict the consequences. Shockwaves ripple through the Barlow household as the impact of Peter’s return looks set to have lasting effects on the family.