Amy Barlow’s teen pregnancy will rock Weatherfield next week – but there is another shock in store as an ‘incest’ accusation is thrown in the mix.
Next week on Coronation Street , Steve McDonald is left infuriated when he realises that Simon could have slept with Amy (Elle Mulvaney).
Simon (Alex Bane) and Amy, who are step-cousins, were in fact just discussing her situation and her baby daddy is actually someone else…
Liz is the first to find out about Amy after she bunks off school and texts her grandmother to meet her in the urban garden.
There, she drops the huge bombshell that she is pregnant and needs Liz to accompany her to the abortion clinic.
Amy Barlow, 14, discovers that she is pregnant
She tries to get an abortion but has to have an adult with her as she is underage
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Amy manages to get Liz to keep quiet so that she can tell her parents first. When she does, Tracy stays calm while Steve flies off the handle in anger.
Storming into the corner shop, Steve accuses Aadi of getting his daughter pregnant.
Simon is accused of getting her pregnant
Meanwhile Amy is horrified and realises that the whole school will now know about her pregnancy.
Tracy tries to be gentle with Amy as she probes her about the father of her baby.
Amy insists that it was consensual sex that took place at a party before Christmas and she later tells Simon about her situation.
Amy tells Liz about the pregnancy
She has to confide in her parents about the pregnancy
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However Steve jumps to conclusions when he sees the pair of them talking.
Amy later attends the family planning clinic, where she is told that she will need a scan before having a termination. However it becomes clear that Amy has lied to her mum as the scan reveals she is 10 weeks pregnant.
Tracy is furious and accuses Simon of impregnating Amy
Tracy demands she tell her the truth – but will she?
On Friday, the nurse reveals that she will need a surgical termination at such a late stage in the pregnancy, leaving Amy horrified.
Meanwhile Steve tells Tracy about his suspicions over Amy and Simon, which are exacerbated when she reads a text from Peter’s son on Amy’s phone.
Her parents are raging as they try to discover who is the baby dad
Tracy tries to find out the truth from Amy
She later accuses Simon of getting Amy pregnant and while he denies it, Simon is clearly hiding something.
Leanne talks to Simon about Amy’s pregnancy and he insists that it has nothing to do with him.
Amy continues to refuse to reveal who the dad is and Tracy points the finger at Simon. However Leanne leaps to defend her son and the pair become embroiled in a furious row and Amy rushes off in tears.
Is she trying to protect someone?
*Coronation Street airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 7.30pm and 8.30pm on ITV
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