Luke Browning hits the Carters with a bombshell about the Vic!

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Luke Browning forges ahead with Willmott Brown’s plan to oust the Carters from the pub by landing them with a huge repair bill...

Luke Browning visits the Carters to talk them through the work that needs to be done at the Queen Vic. Linda, Mick and the family are horrified when Luke talks figures, revealing they can’t afford such a huge bill. After insisting they need a second opinion, Fi gives them her support. But is she on the level?

Stacey comes back to the Square to rest at home, leaving her baby in hospital. When Carmel realises that Stacey is back, she’s left on edge.

Michelle is furious when Tom turns up in the Square again, telling him to stay well away from her. A concerned Sharon sees the commotion and later phones the police to tell them what Tom has been up to.

Also, Ian is still in shock from Jane’s bombshell and struggles to process it, while Lauren visits Josh.

Rachel Lucas
Forward Planning Deputy Manager

Rachel is a soaps and TV writer for, soaps podcaster and resident soap expert for UK TV listings magazines What's On TV and TV Times. After graduating with an art and design degree from Birmingham City University, she found her true calling in all things soap and has been writing about them for magazines and websites for over 20 years. A self-confessed soap addict, she's always had a great love of all the UK and Aussie soaps and owns everything from a Neighbours 1990 Annual to a DVD box set of classic Corrie episodes to prove it.