Preview Clips: Mon 23rd Jan - Fri 27th Jan

Monday 23rd January


Cathy seeks new employment on the cobbles.

Hate Kebabs! My middle name's Donna...

– Cathy Matthews


Brian is proving to be a troublesome housemate for Norris and Sean.

Don't excuse your laziness as saving the planet.

– Norris Cole

Wednesday 25th January


Adam offers another ultimatum in his war of words with the Connors.

These things happen, it's business...

– Aidan Connor

Friday 27th January


It's the big 4-0 for Tracy as they gather in the Barlow household.

Forget the past because you can't change it, forget the future because you can't predict it, forget your present because I didn't get you one...

– Peter Barlow


An anxious Nick waits to tell Leanne his plans about leaving.

Look Nick, I know you want to be in control of the situation but I think Steve's got bigger things to deal with and so has Liz. So go on then, what did you want to talk about?

– Leanne Battersby

Pictures: What's coming up on the cobbles

Expect a gripping week in Weatherfield as relationships are tested, Adam and Todd make unlikely partners, Jenny tests her power in Underworld and Tyrone puts his foot down with Kevin...

Trouble in paradise

Toyah is devastated when Peter tells her he doesn't want any more children.

Her husband Toby calls to see her to tell her the fertility clinic have been in touch regarding the future of their frozen embryos and she finds herself on the horns of a dilemma when he asks her to give their relationship another chance. Who will she choose?

Stunned to find out Toyah has kept her IVF attempts a secret from him, Peter wonders what other lies she has told him and storms off to go on a taxi run.

When his glamorous customer Chloe invites him into the hotel for a drink Peter accepts - has he gone back to his old ways?

In a bid to try and sort out her sister's love life Leanne secretly replies to a text from Fred on Toyah's phone inviting him round to the flat - this could get interesting!

Ken calls the family together and announces that he's going ahead with his DNR instructions in his will and asks Adam to help with the legality.

Adam shares his disappointment with Todd when he realises that Ken is distributing his will amongst his children - not his grandchildren...

When Adam reveals his plans to set up his own legal firm. Todd says he'd be interested in coming in with him!

An uneasy Anna asks Adam his advice about how to make a personal injury claim and is uncomfortable about his suggestions that she would have to photograph her injuries - will she go ahead with the claim?

Meanwhile, Kevin gets an unexpected offer of help.

Jenny clashes with Alya

Alya warns Jenny that she should run her ideas by Johnny when she shows Alya and Kate some prototype mastectomy bras.

Impressed with Jenny's efforts, Sally suggests she'll bring in some fellow cancer patients for their opinion on the new bras.

But will Alya be so supportive before Johnny signs off on the idea?

Daniel offers a shoulder to cry on

Clocking Sinead's miserable expression, Daniel drags her for a drink. Sinead pours her heart out to Daniel, telling him about her doomed relationship with Chesney.

Tyrone puts his foot down

Tyrone lays down the law, telling him that in order to turn the business around they need to reduce the workforce and sack Sophie. How will Kevin respond?

Preview Clips: Mon 16th Jan - Fri 20th Jan

Monday 16th January


A furious Kevin lashes out at his nemesis Phelan.

Get out my face Phelan... every I turn round you're there.

– Kevin Webster


A struggling Steve seeks a bit of normality in his life with a visit to Eileen at the cab office...

Do you want to know a secret? I'm getting married...

– Eileen Grimshaw

Wednesday 18th January


A panicked Steph and Andy plan their escape from Phelan's evil clutches.

We need a cover story!! If Phelan gets wind of any of this we are done for...

– Steph Britton

Friday 20th January


Wedding bells are in the air for the residents of Number 11.

One's a tragedy, the other is.... one of those things.

– Pat Phelan


Is this the end of the line for Chesney and Sinead's relationship?

We did everything too fast, we rushed it... I should never even have moved in.

– Sinead Tinker

10 Edge Of Your Seat Storylines

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1. Michelle pushes Steve away

Over lunch in the Bistro, grieving Michelle hits the bottle.

Steve suggests Michelle should slow down drinking, but Michelle turns on him, bluntly pointing out she isn’t breastfeeding so it doesn’t matter.

In an angry, drunken rage, will Michelle say something she may regret?

2. Can Robert bring Michelle back from the brink?

Later, a devastated Michelle sits alone, struggling to cope with the loss of her son Ruairi.

With Steve, Tim, Johnny and Kate all on the lookout for Michelle, it’s Robert who finds her first.

Robert is determined to do anything he can to get Michelle on the safe side of the wall.

But will she listen to him?

3. Peter shows Nick who's boss

Simon finds himself in the hospital after trapping his finger in a car door. Nick and Peter cant seem to help blames themselves for this injury.

While Simon looks to Peter for comfort, Nick starts to feel left out.

Later, Peter catches up with Nick and reveals he knows the truth about Leanne's baby.

Peter warns Nick to back off, saying if he tries to pull any more stunts, he’ll spill the beans.

Will Nick take Peter's threat seriously?

Reaching a decision, Nick heads to the Bistro and sets about his drastic measures. When Toyah interrupts him, she's horrified about what he is planning.

4. Grandma Liz...

Returning home, Nick finds Liz has dropped off gifts for the baby.

Coming to the realisation that Liz knows their secret will he allow Leanne to accept the gift?

5. Ruairi's funeral

On the day of Ruairi's funeral, Michelle and Steve put their arguments behind them to say goodbye to their son.

Will it bring them closer together or push them further apart?

6. Has Adam met his match?

Alya approaches Aidan for a promotion but he is dismissive.

Overhearing, Adam approaches Alya to see what was going on. Will she be tempted to make a deal with Aidan’s nemesis?

Alya hands over the keys to the factory to Adam along with a fake password to Johnny’s computer.

Thinking the place is going to be empty, Adam is stunned when Johnny and Aidan catch him in the act.

Has Adam been rumbled?

7. The end of the feud?

At the Barlow’s, Ken demands Adam sits down and tells him what’s going on with the Connors!

Adam gets hot under the collar with all the questions being fired at him. Daniel watches on, enjoying his discomfort.

8. Happy Birthday Tracy!

Its Tracy’s 40th and to celebrate, she’s on a wine appreciation course that Daniel has set up...

Although this being Tracy we're not sure she'll appreciate it!

9. Prima Cathy

Cathy gingerly approaches Gemma for a job at the kebab shop…

It isn’t looking great for Cathy, will she be able to persuade her?

10. Roy's new house guest...

As Roy and Shona mull over his next model railway project.

Brian arrives with all his worldly goods in tow - will he be moving in?

Preview Clips: Mon 9th Jan - Fri 13th Jan

Monday 9th January


Zeedan and Rana look for a solution to calm a furious Dev.

Sorry doesn't pay the bills...

– Dev Alahan


A furious Eva threatens to reveal Toyah's secret to Leanne.

You are unbelievable! Using a baby to avoid facing up to the fact that you've betrayed your own flesh and blood...

– Eva Price

Wednesday 11th January


A scheming Phelan drags a desperate Andy deeper and deeper into his twisted plans.

The question is Andy... have you got the bottle?

– Pat Phelan

Friday 13th January


Bethany's recent career plans are not music to the ears of Sarah...

You just want me to be miserable because you are miserable...

– Bethany Platt


Kevin is on the warpath over the mystery of his missing truck...

I'm saying whoever is behind all this stuff better watch their backs... That's all.

– Kevin Webster

Pictures: 7 Flaming Hot Storylines

There's a fire at the garage but who will end up feeling the heat? Shona comes face-to-face with David, Steve and Michelle struggle to cope, Bethany grows closer to Nathan and can Eileen get her happily ever after?


1. Kevin's under fire

Finding Kevin in a drunken stupor, kindly Phelan guides him to the old garage where he leaves Kevin to sleep it off in the back of a customer's car.

But not before stealing his keys...

Under Phelan's orders, Andy sets fire to the new part of the garage...

and grabs Kevin's laptop as he does a runner!

As the fire rages Freddie, Tyrone, Luke and Kevin watch in anguish.

While Phelan steps into the shadows with a satisfied smile...

The next morning, Tyrone confronts Kevin over the fire. Will Kevin be arrested on suspicion of arson?

2. Fight or flight for Andy

Having returned home, a shaken Andy shoves Kevin's laptop in a cupboard and his fire damaged clothes in the washing machine.

But Steph arrives back early and discovers Andy's blackened clothes. Glad to finally unburden himself, Andy tells Steph everything!

Steph listens aghast at his list of crimes. Will Steph report Andy or stand by her man?

With time working against him, Andy sets about going through all the CCTV footage, in a bid to get Kevin off the hook and finds footage of Phelan admitting to Todd that he was behind the building scam.

Hearing a knock at the door, Andy opens it and to his horror comes face to face with Phelan!

Spotting his own image on the computer screen, Phelan demands answers. How's Andy going to wriggle his way out of this one?

Meanwhile, Steph is waiting for Andy at the airport, will he show up to start their new life together in Portugal?

3. Will Eileen say 'I do'?

Eileen waits nervously for Phelan at the Register Office...

Will she become Mrs Phelan?

4. Daniel says thank you

Daniel thanks Sinead for all her help with his MA application and presents her with a venus fly trap.

5. Steve and Michelle struggle to cope

Nick tentatively checks that Steve is okay...

But when Nick questions whether Ruairi's death could possibly be due to something genetic, Steve sees red and punches him.

Later, Steve breaks down and confesses to Peter that Leanne is pregnant with his baby.

As Steve blames himself for Michelle's ordeal, will Peter be able to offer any words of comfort?

Meanwhile, Billy calls at the Rovers to discuss Ruairi's funeral arrangements with Michelle.

But, Liz is upset to realise Michelle hasn't involved Steve.

6. Shona faces David

David's incredulous when he finds Shona working at the cafe.

So you can imagine his reaction when Shona also reveals that she's staying at the Grimshaw's!

When Nathan calls in the cafe, he's shocked to find Shona behind the counter.

Shona serves him with ill-concealed loathing which leaves Roy curious.

7. Bethany's videos

Bethany shows Nathan some pictures on her phone of hair and makeup which she's done for friends.

Nathan's impressed and offering to give her his old camera, suggests she should do online tutorials. Bethany's flattered.

Having given Bethany the camera he promised her, Nathan lures her into his car suggesting she can film her online tutorials in his tanning salon.

In the tanning salon, Nathan films Bethany as she embarks on a French plait tutorial.

As Bethany finishes her video, Nathan showers her with compliments and suggests that next time, she should show a bit of her killer body. Will a flattered Bethany agree?

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We're only a week into 2017 and already there's heartbreak, a robbery, sibling rivalry, a ketchup attack and Audrey doing shots at a party!

1. Confessions at Michelle's baby shower

Michelle is frosty towards Robert, leaving him bemused and wondering what he's done to upset her.

Michelle asks Robert if he's harbouring feelings for her...

But when he confirms that he's in love with her, how will Michelle react?

Everyone gathers in the Rovers for Leanne and Michelle's baby shower.

With the drinking games underway, Audrey knocks back shot after shot to whoops of encouragement from the girls.

But, Michelle suffers a sudden pain and Leanne insists on taking her to hospital to be checked out, will Michelle listen?

2. Chesney's in the firing line

Having found out from Gemma that Chesney offered to work her shift so she could attend the baby shower, Sinead furious.

Upset that Chesney lied to her, Sinead knocks back the wine which has disastrous consequences...

3. Bad news for Kevin

Tyrone reveals his car valeting idea to Kevin. Kevin's scathing and the pair row over the garage finances.

Meanwhile, Andy nervously loiters on an industrial estate awaiting delivery of Kevin's new pick up truck.

He's about to bottle out when Phelan calls him and makes it clear that if he fails in his mission, Steph will be made to suffer.

At Fiz and Anna's insistence, Kevin and Tyrone bury the hatchet over a beer but Kevin's perplexed when he gets a call enquiring if he's happy with his new truck.

When he explains that he hasn't had the truck yet, he's told that it's definitely been delivered as they have his signature on the delivery note. Is Andy about to be rumbled?

As Phelan heads to the garage to collect his van, Todd approaches and warns him to stop flashing his cash around or people will realise he was behind the building scam and how he ripped them off.

When Phelan finds out from Luke how Kevin has just installed CCTV, he's quietly concerned, recalling his earlier conversation with Todd in the garage.

4. Can Eva save Underworld?

Aidan confides in Eva that Underworld could go bust because of the Barlow boys.

Eva's outraged but takes matters into her own hands - can she change Peter’s mind?

5. It's make or break time for the Nazirs

After presenting Dev and Zeedan with a warrant addressed to Sharif, the bailiffs start removing the gym equipment.

In a bid to try and stop them, Zeedan barges his way into the factory and demands that Alya hand over the embroidery machine hoping he can use it as collateral to stave off the bailiffs.

When Alya refuses, how will Zeedan react?

6. Nathan offers Bethany a job

Upon finding Bethany at the bus stop, Nathan asks her if she'd deliver some salon fliers for him in return for a free spray tan.

Pleased at the opportunity to bunk off school, Bethany readily agrees.

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Eva watches jealously as Jenny is in her element playing hostess to Johnny's friends.

But then Johnny makes an announcement that shocks his guests to the core...

Phelan to the rescue!

When Anna falls and hurts herself, little Jack runs for help. Unfortunately, it’s Phelan that finds him and rushes to Anna’s aid.

But is he really there to help?

And how will Kevin react when he returns to find Phelan in his home?

Mary waves goodbye

As her friends gather round Mary and Jude’s taxi, Mary's overcome with emotion.

Can Mary really leave Weatherfield (and Norris) for good?

Conflict for the Connors

Aidan shoves Adam up against a wall, telling him he'll do everything within his power to stop him getting his hands on the factory.

Later, suspicious Jenny confronts Johnny demanding to know if Aidan's having an affair.

Johnny confirms that he is but refuses to reveal who with. Spotting Aidan and Alya chatting, will Jenny put two and two together and get five?

Jenny, playing the concerned friend, tells Eva that Aidan is sleeping with Alya and she'll catch them at their flat!

Eva barges into the flat all guns blazing!

But she's mortified to find a perfectly innocent business meeting taking place!

Aidan tears a strip off Jenny for trying to ruin his relationship with Eva but they're interrupted by a visit from the police telling Aidan they've had a complaint about his threatening behaviour towards Adam.

Furious Johnny delivers both Aidan and Jenny a devastating blow each - but what?

Rana's under pressure

Keen to have a grandchild, Yasmeen gives Rana some ovulation kits so she can maximise her chances.

How will Rana respond?

Brian's plan

Brian enlists Sally’s help in dissuading Roy from a cash buyer for the cafe.

But when it becomes clear she really knows nothing about him, is Brian's plan about to unravel?

In a last ditch effort Brian turns to Cathy, but will she be willing to help?

Billy's good deed

Having taken Shona to the local hostel, Billy does his best to secure her a bed for the night.

But will it be a case of old habits die hard for Shona?

Later, jobless Todd calls in Roy Rolls looking for work but he's put out to find Roy showing Shona the ropes!

How will Todd react to Billy putting Shona first for a second time?

Robert's hot date

Robert is going on a date - although he seems to have left her with Steph...

The date really doesn’t end well when Peggy confides to Steph that Robert's in love with another woman - but who could it be?

Sister squabbles

Toyah’s furious when Liz asks her why she didn’t turn up for her trial shift.

It looks like Eva failed to pass on the message - we don’t see this ending well...