Coronation Street Wiki


Mavis tries to make amends to Derek but he feels that he has nothing in life to look forward to. The Platts discover that Nick has used his cash card near Leeds. Martin goes with Ken to Leeds to search for him. Tricia thinks that Terry only got rid of Tommy as he thought it was the best thing for Tommy. Liz tells Andy he's right; she's behaving stupidly over the house and Jim can have it. Derek is frightened when Norris tells him that he has to stand up for him against Angela who thinks he should retire. Jack and Derek are interested to hear that Square Dealer Tommy Mook has died. Derek asks Norris to get him into the Square Dealers as it would give his life some meaning. Ida complains to Mike about him promoting Sally as she feels that she should have the job. Mike tells her, in front of Sally, that she won't skive and dodge like an old-timer. Ida is affronted. Jack gives Fred free drinks in the hope of being made a Square Dealer. Fred hints that he might have to buy a second share of the horse. Jim thanks Liz when she tells him that he can buy her half of the house. Martin searches for hours in Leeds but doesn't find Nick.


Regular cast[]

Guest cast[]



Notable dialogue[]

Derek Wilton: "You have an unfortunate genius, Mavis, for saying exactly the wrong thing."
Mavis Wilton: "Yes. 'I do' was certainly a mistake."

August 1996 episodes
Fri 2ndMon 5thWed 7thFri 9thMon 12thWed 14thFri 16th
Mon 19thWed 21stFri 23rdMon 26thWed 28thFri 30th