In the hour-long episode of Coronation Street that airs on Sunday, October 13, the Platt and Tilsley households look set to go into self-destruct, and Steve McDonald finally unveils his surprise to a less than impressed Michelle Connor!
Here’s what’s coming up…
SUNDAY 13TH OCTOBER Hour-long episode
TENSIONS BUILD AS DAVID AWAITS LILY’S DNA RESULTS
As David struggles to allay Kylie’s fears over Tina, he’s dealing with his own worries about the DNA test.
He’s a bag of nerves all day, but when the letter finally arrives, will David be able to bring himself to open it, knowing its contents could change his life forever?
Meanwhile, Nick’s in a foul mood, despite the fact that he’s due to come home after the weekend, but he’s sick of hearing about Lily’s christening. As Leanne questions the rehab nurse about Nick’s anger she fears for the road ahead.
Has the old Nick been lost to her for good?
ROY STRUGGLES WITH HAYLEY’S CONDITION
Hayley’s pleased when Jane and her husband Jeff call round for a visit. They got on famously, but it’s clear Roy finds their conversations difficult.
MICHELLE’S SHOCKED BY STEVE’S SURPRISE
It’s the day Steve’s been waiting for, but when Michelle walks into an empty pub to find Steve behind the bar, she’s stunned to hear they’re the new owners of the Rovers – he’s bought the pub for her. As he takes in her face, has Steve made a grave error?
ELSEWHERE an excited Julie sets up a meeting with the fostering agency, but is Brian’s heart really in it?
SUNDAY 13TH OCTOBER (Cont’d)
IS DAVID THE DADDY AS KYLIE HAS A MELTDOWN?
With Tina by his side, David’s on tenterhooks as he opens the letter containing the DNA results – is Lily his daughter?
As the results sink in, David’s emotional and Tina offers a hug. But when Kylie spots this, and misconstrues their dark bond over the secret for something akin to passion, she’s heartbroken.
Meanwhile, David calls at the hospital and shows Nick the results. As the brothers hiss insults at each other, David leaves, not realising he’s left the incriminating letter behind.
When Leanne picks it up Nick’s horror-struck, is she about to discover the truth!
STEVE USES ALL HIS CHARM TO TRY AND WIN MICHELLE ROUND
In the empty pub, Michelle’s floored as Steve desperately tries to explain his decision, insisting he thought it was the fresh start they both wanted. As he recounts all the great times they had in the pub, will Michelle allow herself to be swept away by his enthusiasm?
ELSEWHERE Brian feels guilty as he struggles to share Julie’s fostering dream, and Stella, Leanne and Eva toast new beginnings as they look to the future.
Here’s a look at what’s ahead this week…