Coronation Street (colloquially known as Corrie, Corro, or The Street) is an award-winning prime time soap opera set and produced in Manchester created by Tony Warren. It is the longest running and most watched soap opera on British television. It was first broadcast on 9 December 1960, made by Granada Television (now ITV Studios) and broadcast in all regions of ITV almost throughout its existence.
Eileen moves into No. 11, Alex stirs up trouble with Roy, and Ken meets his grandson. Susan warns Deirdre that if she tells Mike about Adam, she and Ken will never see either of them again.
Jason discovers Toyah lying in the alley; she has been raped. Eileen fears that Jason will be the main suspect. Sally tells Danny that she had sex with Kevin the night before his wedding to Alison.
Everyone's preparing for the Rovers Drag Night. Dev and Geena decide to try to sort things out, but to no avail. Curly is coming to terms with the fact that he is now a councillor, while Janice and Bobbi can't believe that Karen is marrying for a bet.
Alma is back home in bed. Mike and Molly are nursing her round the clock. Linda calls in at Audrey's and pleads with Mike to let her help as he looks so tired. Mike tells her he doesn't want her there but she ignores him. Ken calls to see Alma and both he and Mike hold Alma's hands while she drifts in and out of consciousness. Alex Swinton calls on Roy and Hayley to see if they've made a decision about Wayne. He lowers his price to £5,000. Roy tells him that they accept the offer. Alma is asking for Audrey but Audrey isn't back from London yet. Audrey arrives back to be told that Alma hasn't got long to live and to see her as soon as possible. Audrey arrives in Alma's bedroom and talks to Alma but as she does Matt takes Alma's pulse and tells the company around the bed that she has died.
It is the day of Alma's funeral. Mike is unhappy that Linda is accompanying him, and Ken is appalled when Curly tells him that Alma's cancer had advanced as a result of a bungled smear test. Hayley returns to find out why Roy did not attend the funeral.
Wayne tells his mum and Alex that he intends to tell the police the truth about his 'kidnapping' by Roy and Hayley, but Alex dissuades him. Roy and Hayley are questioned by the police, and bailed.
Ashley's operation is successful. Sally calls in to see Martin at the hospital, and they share a passionate kiss while he's on duty. Peter tries to find a way to raise the money to buy the betting shop, and Karen has a slanging match with Rita.
Martin has suffered a broken arm in the crash, and Eileen blames Dennis for giving Jason a bike. The police question Mike, and find Linda's passport in his flat. Having admitted lying about Linda's visit to the flat, he is arrested on suspicion of murder.
Janice tells Les that she's leaving him to live with Dennis. Dennis breaks the news to Eileen, and Les banishes Toyah when he learns that she already knew of the affair.