Coronation Street Books by Glenda Young

Monday 31 October 2016

When Tyrone tells Fiz about the abusive texts Caz has received from Maria, Fiz is disbelieving and reckons Caz is exaggerating. Meanwhile, Caz calls in at the factory and tells Kate that she's finally leaving for good. Kate forgives her crazy behaviour and agrees to draw a line. But when Caz suggests a farewell drink, Kate refuses point blank. Kate's phone later rings but when she sees the caller is Caz, she quickly kills the call. Maria arrives home from London and is furious to find her flat a mess, with furniture on its side and broken glass on the carpet. When Aidan and Eva suggest Maria should report Caz to the police, Maria admits she can't take the risk as she is guilty of an illegal marriage and needs to keep her head down. But as Maria sets to cleaning up the mess in the flat, she's horrified to discover blood splattered up the wall.

When Sharif finds Dev reading the gym accounts, he quickly whisks them off him and assures him that he'll look after the books. Having printed off another set, Dev shows Zeedan the gym accounts which show a transfer of 14k to Sharif's personal account. Zeedan is shocked. Entering No.6, Zeedan confronts Sharif and demands to know what's going on.

Wishing Leanne and Nick well with their 20 week scan, Michelle reveals that Steve is hoping she'll have a boy. Will Leanne and Nick decide to find out the sex of her baby at the scan.

The staff at the Rovers prepare the pub for a Halloween party.

Monday 31 October 2016

Kirk and Aidan call at Maria's flat and survey the mess. Kate is horrified when she receives a voice message from Caz sounding terrified and telling her Maria has locked her in the bathroom and she fears for her life. Kate plays the message to Aidan. Kate arrives at Maria's flat and, having spotted the blood stained wall, becomes more convinced than ever that Maria has attacked Caz. Having been summoned by Kate, the police call at Maria's flat and question her about the events surrounding Caz's disappearance. Will the police find any evidence to explain the strange goings on and has Maria got any answers?

Clearly upset, Zeedan accuses Sharif of ruining his Dad's business. Realising Zeedan has found out about the 14k, Sharif makes out it was a temporary loan and the money will be back in the account in a couple of days. Yasmeen is left wondering why he needed the money. Zeedan pours his heart out to Rana telling her how much he misses his parents. But when he stuns her with a shock proposal how will Rana respond?

In the shop, Erica complains to Dev about the awful new uniform he expects her to wear. She's taken aback when Dev asks her to move in with him.

The Rovers Halloween party takes place with staff and regulars dressed up. When Simon overhears Peter telling Tracy he regrets not being a better son to Ken and intends to be the best Dad he can for Simon, Simon launches himself at Peter and hugs him close.

Wednesday 2 November 2016

In an attempt to save face, Zeedan tries to retract his proposal but Rana surprises him by telling him she would love to get married - Zeedan's thrilled. Zeedan and Rana share their happy news with the family and a thrilled Yasmeen suggests they throw an engagement party. Aside, Sharif makes it clear to Sonia that she's not welcome, so when Alya makes a bitchy remark, a hurt Sonia reveals her affair with Sharif has been going on for 7 years. Alya is devastated; she originally believed it was only one night. Later, Sharif suggests to Sonia that it's time to end their fling but, unbeknown to them, a shocked Yasmeen overhears. Devastated, what will Yasmeen do next?

When Maria arrives for work, she's shocked to see the police searching her flat. Aidan berates Kate for involving the authorities but Kate is defensive, convinced something has happened to Caz. Later, Fiz confides in Kate that Caz told Tyrone that Maria was bombarding her with abusive texts and, at Kate's insistence, Fiz passes the information onto the police. With the evidence mounting, officers question Maria about her marriage to Pablo - is it only a matter of time before her calm facade slips?

Gemma admits to Alex she's secretly sleeping in the kebab shop as she daren't return to the estate, fearing for her life.

In the factory, Johnny announces that they've received an order for 30 basques and Alya is delighted that her business venture is finally off the ground. Michael confides in Andy that he'd like to renew his vows with Gail.

Friday 4 November 2016

Sharif helps Sonia with her move to the corner shop flat. Yasmeen confides in an astounded Alya that, in part, she blames herself for failing to be an attentive wife. Later, Yasmeen masks her anger by telling Sonia to come to the party as she'd really appreciate her company. With their engagement celebration under way, Zeedan introduces Sharif and Yasmeen to Rana's parents but tensions mount as Rana's mother looks disapprovingly at her daughter's outfit and Sharif is unnerved to see Sonia in attendance. Sharif presents Rana with Jamila's necklace and Zeedan makes a heartfelt speech. Yasmeen is no longer able to contain her anger and announces that Sharif has been having an affair for years. The guests reel in shock.

The police quiz Tyrone about the abusive texts Maria sent to Caz. Tyrone sticks up for Maria pointing out that Caz may not be telling the truth. Meanwhile, Maria calls Pablo and warns him to be careful what he tells the police. Aidan assures Maria he believes she's innocent and will help her in any way he can but Fiz is speechless when she shows Tyrone a blood stained rug which she found in their bin. Clearly shaken, will Fiz and Tyrone go to the police?

When Cathy suggests a church wedding, Roy's not keen and they settle on a civil service but is this what Cathy really wants? Meanwhile, Roy asks Alex to be his best man, Alex is thrilled and announces he'll be bringing a girl along.

Michael reveals to Sarah his plans to renew his vows and Sarah assures him Gail will be touched at such a romantic gesture. Sarah and Bethany offer to help organise a bonfire party for the kids but how will Sarah react when Bethany invites Gary? Meanwhile, as Anna regains consciousness, how will she react on seeing the extent of her injuries.

Friday 4 November 2016

Having ushered everyone out, Yasmeen turns on Sharif and Sonia demanding to know how long they've been seeing each other. When Sharif reveals that it's lasted 7 years, Yasmeen is devastated and orders Sonia to leave. Alya and Zeedan return home to their warring grandparents. Guilt-ridden, Alya reveals that she's known about the affair for over a month and that she blackmailed Sharif to invest in her new business venture. How will Yasmeen and Zeedan react to this fresh blow?

When the police reveal that a mobile phone was purchased with a credit card in Maria's name and the abusive messages were sent from that phone, Maria is horrified. Cash withdrawals were also made in London using the credit card and it dawns on Maria that Caz must have followed her down there. Maria confides in Aidan that the police seem to think she's killed Caz and Aidan hugs her close. What has happened to Caz?

Roy and Cathy return home just as Gemma emerges from the shower but Alex covers. A love struck Alex tells Roy and Cathy he'd like to invite Gemma to their wedding along with Nessa. After a change of heart, Roy tells Cathy he'd be more than happy to have a church wedding.

Telling Gail how much he loves her, Michael reveals his plans for them to renew their vows. At the bonfire party, Gary assures David he knows the crash was an accident and doesn't blame him for Anna's injuries but David is still consumed with guilt. When Gary makes to leave, Sarah has something she wants to tell him, but what? Meanwhile, not wishing to be a burden, Anna tells Kevin she doesn't love him any more and they're finished, but is this what she really wants?

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