Fiz feels destroyed by John's rejection of her yesterday. Blanche's hips are hurting because of the stairs at the flat. Peter suggests she could use the situation to her advantage. Sian and Sophie discuss Ryan's gig; Sian hopes Ryan won't talk to Tamsin Beasley. Michelle returns home, still in the same outfit she wore yesterday, to take a shower. The factory girls gossip about Fiz's relationship with John. Fiz is upset. Michelle's late for work and lies to Peter as to why. It's clear Peter's jealous of Michelle and Luke's relationship. Sophie and Ben try to convince Chesney to go to Ryan's gig to cheer him up. Luke asks Michelle to spend the day with him but Peter refuses her the time off. Blanche bribes Ken into promising to redecorate her bedroom if she moves back in. Joe's back is agony. He takes some more painkillers. Fiz sends a letter to John in prison. Maria is less than impressed. Peter gives Michelle a good luck card containing Eurostar vouchers for Ryan. Blanche moves back into No.1 with Ken and Deirdre. Ryan and Sian kiss in the ginnel, but are seen by Maria. Michelle calls at Peter's flat to thank him for the Eurostar tickets. Peter admits how much he fancies her and begs her to stay in Weatherfield but Michelle won't be swayed.


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  • This episode was broadcast at 8.00pm and no episode was broadcast on Wednesday 27th May due to coverage of the 2009 UEFA Champions League final.
  • TV Times synopsis: Peter grows jealous of Michelle's blossoming romance with Luke and decides to declare his feelings for her; as the factory workers gossip about Fiz's relationship with John, she sends a letter to him in prison; Blanche turns her hand to bribery; and Sian worries about losing Ryan.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 7,800,000 viewers (12th place).
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