You wait ages for one con man and suddenly the whole of Coronation Street is awash with them. As Sally Metcalfe is well and truly set up by crafty Duncan, she finds herself arrested for fraud and facing a very uncertain future while the master of the suave lie is back as Audrey Roberts is taken in by Lewis Archer all over again.
Meanwhile, Rana Nazir and Kate Connor are forced to tell lies of their own as its the only way that a devastated Rana can find to say goodbye to her dying father Hassan. In other news, there are big developments for Carla Connor as she gets her factory back – and potentially her ex Peter Barlow while things get even worse for Sean Tully when he is sacked.
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10 Corrie spoilers
- Sally is shocked when she is publicly arrested after being set up by Duncan.
- Alya offers to sell the factory back to Carla but she realises she cant quite afford it.
- Jenny is forced to sack Sean when she spots him stealing vodka for homeless Frank.
- Peter offers to be Carlas investor for Underworld and she accepts, hoping to keep him at arms length.
- Tim and Sally make the situation worse when they head to confront Duncan.
- Jude and Angies marriage hits rock bottom as their attempts to celebrate their anniversary fall flat.
- Rana lies to Saira that she and Kate are over so that she can see Hassan.
- Audrey pays a visit to Lewis in prison and he makes a huge gesture by transferring £40k to Gail.
- Josh blames Billy for his blindness and Billy cant help but feel guilty.
- Rana is overwhelmed when she lies to her dad Hassan about her relationship just before he dies.
Monday 13th August Part One
Sally is in good spirits and dressed up as a clown for the family day at Speed Daal but as she takes to the stage to thank the community for their fundraising efforts, the police enter and place her under arrest for fraud. Sally then discovers that Duncan is being represented by Imran as she pleads her innocence.
Sean is put under pressure by Frank, a homeless man he knows, and he agrees to bring him a free drink if he keeps quiet about his situation. Alya approaches Carla and reveals that after Aidans DVD, she is prepared to sell Underworld to her.
Angie and Jude attend more counselling but have made no progress.
Monday 13th August Part Two
Sean helps himself to a vodka behind the bar, intending to give it to Frank, but when Jenny catches him red handed, he can offer no explanation so she has no choice to fire him, leaving him devastated.
Sally is presented with evidence of the £1k that Tim deposited in her account and she is gutted to realise that he has made her look guilty. Carla arrives in the pub and orders champagne but has she got enough money for Alya?
Toyah applies for a counsellor position at the medical centre while Angie dreads the thought of celebrating her wedding anniversary with Jude.
Wednesday 15th August Part One
With Sallys picture all over the press, she is feeling helpless and shows her anger at Adam for allowing Imran to represent Duncan. Later, she and Tim stake out Duncans house to speak to his daughter but Duncan approaches the car to wind Tim up.
Peter overhears Carla planning to buy the factory and tells Alya that he can make up the cash and she can have it today. Mary pushes Jude to invite Angie for an anniversary lunch while Sean lies to Eileen about his living arrangements and Gary returns to a pile of unpaid bills.
Wednesday 15th August Part Two
As she hears Johnny talking about the importance of family, Carla decides to take Peter up on his offer in the hope that he will be a silent partner. As the pair survey Underworld together, Carla becomes emotional about Aidan but can Peter support her?
After Tim is arrested by police for his altercation with Duncan, he has a shocking admission for a gutted Sally. Sean is forced to start begging as he is penniless, Sarah offers to work for free as Garys office manager and Jude makes digs about Adam during his and Judes anniversary dinner.
Friday 17th August Part One
Rana is desperate to see her father as he deteriorates but Saira isnt budging so Kate convinces her that they should pretend that they have split up. Meanwhile, Billy helps distract Saira so Rana can slip in and see Hassan.
Audrey receives a prison visiting order from Lewis while Gail is stunned to see a deposit of £40k in her account from him. Carla announces to the staff that she is in charge again while Leanne is unimpressed by Peters business decision.
Sean makes a dash for it when Rana and Billy almost spot him begging while Gina hires Paula, an old friend of Sallys, to help her with her legal issues. Sarah tells Gary that Gail is going to do the books for the builders yard while Seb is not keen when Faye suggests that he could visit her in Durham.
Friday 17th August Part Two
Audrey sits down opposite Lewis in prison and he insists that he is a changed man after giving himself up to police and paying Gail back. Revealing that he is due for release next week, he declares his love and Audrey is torn.
Rana lies to Hassan about her relationship with Kate on his deathbed and is distraught when he passes away while Paula arrives to discuss Sallys case. Sally is surprised by how much she has changed but hopeful when Paula tells her that she has a strong case.
Josh blames Billy for his blindness when he visits in hospital, Imran and Leanne spend time together and Peter reveals to an umimpressed Carla that he plans to work at Underworld full time.