Coronation Street is set to be thoroughly dramatic over the next week, as various characters deal with shocking discoveries and betrayal.
Liz McDonald and Rita Sullivan will both deal with betrayal and scheming behind their backs, with Liz having a shock disappearance and Rita having to deal with backstabbing friends.
And Shona Ramsey’s next few weeks are set to be a real trial as her son, Clayton Hibbs, is back on the scene and Shona is forced to reveal to him so devastating news.
Here’s what is set to hit the cobbles next week.
Rita furious as controversial new Kabin owners are revealed
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Rita Sullivan decides that she won’t be buying her beloved shop as all her money went to Maria Connor, vut she receives a shocking blow when naughty Norris Coles sells the shop from under her.
Furious Rita is appalled by the betrayal and angrily announces the news to Brian and Cathy.
However, things go from bad to worse for Rita when she makes a shocking discovery, as Brian and Cathy nervously reveal that they are in fact the new Kabin owners.
The now former Kabin boss tells the new owners that she is resigning with immediate effect, leaving Brian to struggle to run the Kabin single-handed, so Cathy urges him to make amends.
He calls at Rita’s flat and pleads with her to return as his Kabin crew.
Rita returns back behind the counter but only on the condition that she is made manager.
But how will the group work as the new Kabin Krew?
Liz disappears after explosive showdown with nemesis
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There is a dramatic confrontation between Liz McDonald and her love rival Jenny Connor in the pub.
There is no one to help as Johnny has departed for Brighton to visit baby Susie after receiving word from Eva, but Jenny leaves The Rovers high and dry by going on a boozy bender.
Drunken Jenny stumbles around the bar, convinced everyone is staring at her, then throws everyone out of the pub in an epic meltdown.
Rumours starts swirling over Jenny’s fit of rage and Liz lets herself into the pub, and the pair have crunch talks.
Later, Johnny returns from Brighton on the day of the court case and finds his wife in a bad way
Gemma gets some advice from Imran, who says the only way the case will be stopped is if Liz fails to show up.
Scheming Gemma breaks into Liz’s flat in a desperate bid to save her friend, leaving Steve fearing the worst when his mum doesn’t turn up to court.
The police start looking for her – but where has Liz gone, and can Jenny pull herself together?
Overdose horror as Shona makes harrowing discovery
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Shona Ramsey is set for a tricky few weeks after she makes a terrifying discovery.
She secretly visits Clayton Hibbs in prison to drop a massive bombshell on her son.
Shona tells Clayton, who viewers will remember murdered Kylie Platt, that his dad has died from an overdose.
Clayton admits he already knew, then tells his mum that he is bullied and wants to be moved to an open prison.
Shona realises she has to help her son, and nelists other on the street to help her, but how will David react to the news about his wife’s killer?
When Shona tells Clayton that a move is unlikely he stuns her with his response, as she refuses to help Clayton with his shocking new plan for freedom.
Later, David tells her he is not angry at her, but when they go to bed, someone picks the lock on the back door.
Who is trying to break in?
Coronation Street airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 7.30pm and 8.30pm on ITV.
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