Geoff Metcalfe steps up his campaign when Yasmeen fights back in this one-hour episode
Coronation Street‘s Geoff Metcalfe undermines Alya’s efforts to get Yasmeen to go to work, insisting she should stay at home with him looking after her. Yasmeen proudly calls him her protector. Sally and Tim call to check on Yasmeen and invite her out to the Rovers. Geoff’s pleased when Yasmeen declines their invitation.
Geoff is disappointed when a newly confident Yasmeen tells him her mugger has been arrested and is embarrassed when Craig shows him up at a self defence class especially when Yasmeen and the others share a laugh at his expense.
Alya brings Ryan and his two DJ mates back to No.6 after a night out. With Geoff asleep in bed, Yasmeen gamely joins the party. Geoff’s annoyed to find he enjoying a drink and a laugh with Alya, Ryan and co.
As he leads her back up to bed, Ryan and his mates decide to head home. Alya falls asleep on the sofa at No.6, oblivious as a gloved hand opens a drawer to remove a box of precious jewellery and treasured photographs.
David dismisses Shona’s fears about him going to prison, but is saddened that she does not share his confidence. Maria advises him to do something to convince her that everything is going to be okay. David and Shona inform Gail they have booked their wedding. But their spirits are dampened when Gail cautions that David may be behind bars by then.
In the barber’s, Maria feels a hundred years old when David and Sean criticise her dated music tastes while Gail fondly remarks that she and Maria are like twins.
Feeling old and unwanted, a miserable Maria takes Liam shopping for their tea. Later, Gail suggests a girly spa night to Maria and in the absence of a better offer, she agrees.
Audrey and Gail join Maria at the salon flat for their girls’ night in. Sick of hearing about Nick and David, Maria bans all talk of anything Platt-related. As Audrey and Gail submerge their tootsies in foot spas, Maria’s bored out of her mind by the meandering conversation.
After researching online, Steve tells Tim they can dress Tiny as a unicorn and hire him out for children’s parties. Despite Steve insisting the idea’s a goldmine, Tim rejects it outright.
A teenage girl arrives looking for Rick, who is she?