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coronation street Villainous Stephen Reid has a new problem on his hands next week as his sister Gail Rodwell starts asking awkward questions.
Stephen is currently hiding several secrets as he maintains the facade of a successful businessman and also continues to cover up the truth of Leo Thompkins’ death.
This week’s episodes see Stephen take on a new job as a fast food delivery driver in an effort to ease his financial crisis.
Stephen is desperate for his family not to find out about his casual job, even after injuring himself on the job by falling off his moped.
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Tim Metcalfe’s mother, Elaine Jones, sees him fall from the vehicle, but Stephen is relieved when she doesn’t realize he was using it for food deliveries.
The next week, Tim is intrigued and worried to see Stephen and Elaine walk into the cafe together.
Tim is suspicious that Elaine has potentially chosen Stephen as her new love interest, but she assures her son that Stephen has nothing to do with his abusive ex Geoff.
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Shortly after, Stephen confronts Gail and her mother Audrey and must explain his injuries.
Stephen claims he drank too much alcohol, fell on his arm and spent the night at a friend’s house.
Gail is unsure of this explanation, as she has already received an angry call from Stephen’s boss of fast food brand Six Fellas.
After researching information about the company online, Gail confronts Stephen about his boss’ call.
Will Stephen be able to lie to get out of this one?
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Corri Chiefs recently offered Stephen to watch over this year’s Christmas episodes as his problems continue to escalate and he contemplates killing again.
A show insider teased: “Murderous Stephen plots his next move as he desperately tries to cover his tracks.
“But with his own family starting to ask questions, his ex-wife threatening to come clean and Teddy starting to doubt his son Leo’s sudden disappearance, how long will it be before Stephen considers kill again? And who will be his next victim?
coronation street airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8pm on ITV1 and streams on ITVX.
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