This coming week will see the return of Jan Lozinski. Following sensational scenes in the child trafficking storyline, Jan will finally reveal he was working as a police informant, declare his love for Eileen and ask her to move away with him. However, Eileen and Seb’s problems won’t be so easily forgotten, as Rachel returns next week to spy on the pair. Alina will return briefly, giving Seb hope of rekindling their romance. Desperate to keep her around, he will spill the beans on Jan, all to no avail. Robert will hold Jed to ransom over the dangerous double game he is playing with Michelle and Vicky. Fending Michelle off with various lies, Jed will try to pay Robert off with £2,000, only to find himself even deeper. Shona visits David in prison over Max’s recent behavioural problems, not realising he has been secretly refusing his ADHD medication. As Shona and Max bond after she realises she had no idea of Kylie’s birthday, she remains unaware of Max disposing of his medication.
Following her discovery of news of Hunter’s escape, to be aired tonight, the news will bring a nervy week ahead for Mel. As Ben questions her further about Lisa, he decides to follow her, as she ends up leading him to where Hunter is hiding. The question is, will Ben learn the truth? Later in the week, Ben challenges Mel and she ends up acquiescing to him. Stuffing money from the E20 safe in her bag, Mel is alarmed by the police calling in. Elsewhere, as Rainie’s use of painkillers continues, she is confronted by Kathy, who uses a tough approach.
Sporting beautiful baby bumps, beaming smiles and the radiant glow of pregnancy, the three Coronation Street starlets of past and present, Brooke Vincent, Julia Goulding and Hayley Tamaddon, stood proudly posing for a photo shared by Hayley on her Instagram page. “UCH an amazing day @gardenspawarrington, here’s me @brookelevivincent @julia_goulding proudly showing off our baby bumps! We had the best pregnancy massage and came away feeling so relaxed and happy,” wrote the former Coronation Street actress, alongside the shared snap.
The snap of the excited trio comes after quite an eventful year in the lives of all three. Brooke Vincent, 27, who has played Sophie Webster on-screen since 2004, was the first to announce her pregnancy. The gushing first-time mother to be excitedly shared news of her joy in an exclusive with OK! Magazine. Discovering she was in the fifth week of her pregnancy upon testing, the Corrie star exclusively told the magazine of her initial shock and the shock of her boyfriend, Sheffield United footballer, Kean Bryan, 22. She appeared in a glittering gold dress at The British Soap Awards, proudly showing off her beautiful baby bump.
Hayley Tamaddon has been the most vocal on social media in showing her excitement during her pregnancy. The 42-year old former Corrie and Dancing On Ice star has revealed her battles with infertility and how she was told she would never be able to conceive, with news of the pregnancy coming as a most pleasant surprise to her and her boyfriend, Alan. Julia Goulding, 34, was the last of the trio to announce her pregnancy, in May. Having played Andrea Beckett in the soap, between 2013 and 2015, Julia played an important part in headline-grabbing storylines. Her and husband, Ben Silver, were married in an intimate ceremony at Manchester Albert Hall, in December 2018