A week on the street
If you missed an episode over the last week, never fear! Here's a recap of what has happened on Coronation Street. You can also catch up by watching full episodes on TVNZ Ondemand.
Thursday 5 December
Carla's shaken by a visitor at the factory. Carla insists it's business as usual and sets off to a client meeting. With the contract secured Carla's upbeat but as she arrives back at Underworld she's stunned to see Frank's workers on the factory floor while Sally and Anne check samples and Frank sits in the office. Angrily Carla demands Frank leaves but he insists he's going nowhere; he's a free man, this is his factory and he's moving back in. As Carla reels Peter is faced with problems of his own, Simon's in trouble at school. Back at the factory Carla's in turmoil as Frank's affable public mask slips. She tells him to go but Frank insists if she wants out then he'll buy her out. How will Carla respond?
There's no harmony at number 13 for Steve and Tracy. With Tracy still refusing to move out Steve is forced to use the bathroom at the Rovers. But Tracy isn't taking this lying down and starts blaring music out of her flat. Can two play at this game?
Rosie blames Jason over losing her job. Jason and Rosie's saucy story is in the Gazette and Jason's desperate to hide it from Owen. But he catches sight of the paper and fires Jason on the spot. He turns to Rosie for sympathy but she's not in the mood, she's been axed from the road safety campaign due to bad publicity!
Elsewhere... an exhausted Katy flies off the handle when Chesney suggests taking an evening job to bolster their income. Sylvia's enthusiastic when Milton offers Roy a loan to help expand his business but will Roy tell him it's not what he wants?
Friday 6 December
Carla's first day back is hell. As Carla returns to work she insists she's ready for a fight. Alone with Frank she's nervous and he twists the knife but she refuses to walk out on the business she started. Back at home Carla's drained and the day having taken its toll on her she reaches for a bottle of wine. Overwhelmed with emotion she heads over to Peter's flat in need of some comfort but when Simon catches them together he turns on Carla. How can they sort out this mess?
Paul has a disaster at home. Paul's horrified to discover the water pipes have frozen then burst at his house while he's been staying with Eileen. With Lesley due home tomorrow and Jason telling him it's a massive job Paul starts to panic about where they're going to live. Meanwhile Rosie's full of nervous excitement as she reveals she's been offered a place on the reality TV show but Jason's gutted to hear she'll be filming in London for 12 weeks. She does her best to reassure him but when she reveals the nature of the show to Sophie it sounds like Jason's right to be worried!
Katy resents Chesney's attempt to help. When Ches confides in Anna that Katy's struggling with Joseph she calls round to help. But when Ches arrives home she's less than impressed by his interference, insisting they don't prove people right by admitting they can't cope.
Elsewhere... Tina can't take any more of sleeping on Rita's sofa and asks Jason if he'd be prepared to rent her his flat. Needing the money now he's lost his job Jason agrees. Nick's determined to make inroads with Stella for Eva's sake but when his pep talk leads to Gail and Audrey being invited for Eva's birthday tea too he wishes he'd never bothered!