After spending yet another week behind bars, Stu Carpenter (Bill Fellows) returns to the streets the following week to a highly unfavorable response, but Yasmeen Metcalfe (Shelley King) has changed her mind.
Up until an accident, what begins out as a swindle for Aadi Alahan and Kelly Neelan becomes much more. What what game is Stephen Reid engaging in when he manipulates Sarah Barlow, his niece, to achieve his objectives?
Meanwhile, Bernie Winter (Jane Hazlegrove) finds herself in new difficulties as Aaron (James Craven) worries more and more about his lover Summer Spellman (Harriet Bibby).
Dylan Wilson, a young man played by Liam Mccheyne, is preparing to go again—or is he? And the roof repair for Steve McDonald (Simon Gregson) is still giving him problems.
Here’s all you can expect in Coronation Street from 22nd – 26th August 2022.
7 Coronation spoilers for next week
1. Stu faces opposition as he returns
Stu is now receiving assistance from Alya (Sair Khan) and Zeedan Nazir (Qasim Akhtar), who go through his case files to discover the original interview tapes of Stu.
Attorney Adam Barlow (Sam Robertson) notes that Stu was interrogated by the police for more than 10 hours, which is against the law, and that a recording is also missing. After Stu’s recent incarceration for disturbing the peace, Alya visits him in jail.
Yasmeen, Alya’s grandmother, enters to hear Stu’s version of what happened when a young woman named Charlie was killed.
Stu gives Yasmeen the entire account of his liaison with Charlie when left alone. Later, Yasmeen tells Alya and Zeedan that Stu wants them to speak with his lawyer. The lawyer eventually admits that Stu was forced into making a murder confession.
Stu is astonished to see Yasmeen waiting for him after Alya convinces Yasmeen to let him move back in.
She assures him that she thinks he is innocent but counsels him to explain his plans to his daughter Bridget. When Stu visits Bridget once more, how will she respond?
Bernie, Dev Alahan (Jimmi Harkishin), and Tim Metcalfe (Joe Duttine) are hostile toward Stu when he returns to the Street, but his friend Kelly helps him mend fences by telling Tim that Stu is back at the Nazirs’ and that he wants to establish his innocence.
Yasmeen is urged to change her mind by Tim and Elaine Jones (Paula Wilcox). Stu offers to leave, but she warns him that doing so will make him appear guilty. Will Stu be able to convince everyone he didn’t kill Charlie, and can he actually do so?
2. Kelly and Aadi’s romance leads to chaos
Kelly plays along when Ellie from the Gazette drops flyers at the Bistro announcing a contest to “Win a Dream Wedding” while actually she and Aadi are arranging their own nuptials.
Aadi is informed by Kelly that they will only get married to take advantage of the free vacation. They have to participate in a Mr. and Mrs. quiz to qualify, so they cross-examine one another.
Each of them acknowledges that they have never engaged in sexual activity, and Aadi goes in for a kiss. After their initial meeting, Aadi surprises Kelly with his mother’s engagement ring, making her fall in love!
They meet Ellie for the actual quiz later in the week, but they don’t get any of the questions right. However, Ellie concludes that readers will like the couple after Aadi claims that he and Kelly belong together. While Aadi’s father Dev presents him with a car after passing his driving test, Aadi’s sister Asha (Tanisha Gorey) notices Kelly’s engagement ring.
Aadi informs Asha that the engagement ring is a fake when she confronts him about it; however, Kelly overhears and, offended, throws the ring back at Aadi before hopping into his new automobile. When Aadi uses Asha’s old bike to pursue Kelly, he discovers that she has collided with a bollard. Kelly, how are you doing?
3. Stephen manipulates niece Sarah
Stephen interrupts Carla Barlow (Alison King), who is upset about not being able to get a fabric order, and tells Sarah that it is obvious that she is the factory’s business brain.
But when will Summer’s diabetes carelessness lead to greater controversy?
Irresponsible Summer visits her nurse for a diabetes checkup where she is advised to use a flash monitor.
Aaron interrupts the conversation and encourages Summer to give it a shot, but Summer tells Billy Mayhew (Daniel Brocklebank) that she is ineligible for the monitor. When Aaron notices her lying, he tells Billy to call the hospital.
When the week goes on, Summer notices Aaron staring at her as Billy and she go to the Bistro to celebrate the birthdays of Paul Foreman (Peter Ash) and Gemma Winter (Dolly-Rose Campbell). When he admits that he wasn’t keeping an eye on her, Summer tries to make up for missing their vacation.
But how long before Summer’s diabetes carelessness leads to more drama?
5. More mischief for Bernie
Bernie, who is short on money, begs her boss Dev for additional shifts at the kebab business, but he has already set out the schedule, so she is out of luck. When Bernie is late for Paul and Gemma’s celebratory lunch, Gemma understands her mother’s predicament.
She reassures Bernie that Linda Hancock, Joseph’s other grandparent, has sent over money for his school attire. Linda Hancock is played by Jacqueline Leonard. Bernie, who yet needs more job, queries Daisy Midgeley (Charlotte Jordan) about any available shifts at the local tavern.
Daisy declines, but Dev offers Bernie a cleaning job, which she happily accepts.
Then Bernie goes shopping to get Joseph’s uniform and comes back with a fancy blazer for herself.
Gemma and Chesney Brown (Sam Aston) encourage Bernie to return the blazer to the store when she acknowledges that it was handed to her in error. A woman by the name of Fern then appears, alleging that Bernie has taken her jacket. Now, what will she do?
6. Will Dylan be heading home?
Dylan Tully (Antony Cotton) is preparing to leave again after spending time with his father Sean Tully (Antony Cotton) while staying on the cobbles, and Sean offers to arrange a farewell meal. However, when his dad is forced to work in his place, newcomer Glenda Shuttleworth (Jodie Prenger) comes up with a plan to make him smile.
Sean discovers that James Bailey, a football player, has been invited to Dylan’s party by Glenda and Mary Taylor (Patti Clare and Nathan Graham), when he arrives at the Bistro.
Dylan confesses to James that he doesn’t want to go home since he would much rather live in Weatherfield. James proposes they engage in some physical activity before supper.
Will Dylan return to his mother Violet, who lives far away, or will he open up to his father so the co-parents can work out a new parenting plan? Could Dylan be evolving into a more enduring character?
7. Steve’s roof saga continues
Steve explains that the original builder Arnie has promised to do the project after all when Ed Bailey (Trevor Michael Georges) and Paul show up to begin work on his roof. However, the scaffolder shows up to take down the contracted scaffolding as he leaves one of several messages for Arnie asking about his whereabouts. The scaffolder claims that leaving it on the roof will cost an additional £500.
In the end, Steve visits Ed and begs him to fix the roof, but will Ed give in? Has Steve now fallen victim to scams time and time again? So, we’d say!