Coronation Street in pictures: 5 spoilers not to be missed next week

Coronation Street spoilers: Desperate Peter Barlow hits the bottle!

Coronation Street spoilers heading to our screens next week...

Coronation Street sees Peter end up in hospital next week after a shocking attack causes him to fall off the wagon.

Also, Sarah and Adam get set up on a blind date, while Craig finds himself in Ray's bad books.

Here is a round up of the five biggest stories in next week's Coronation Street...

1. Shock attack causes Peter to relapse 

Coronation Street spoilers: Peter Barlow is attacked!

Peter is approached by a thug wanting a lift in his cab, but when he refuses the thug gives him a beating.

Covered in blood, Peter leans against a wall and realises the man has stolen his taxi.

Coronation Street spoilers: Desperate Peter Barlow hits the bottle!

A passerby called Barry calls the police.

He offers a shaken Peter his hip flask and Peter struggles to fight his demons.

Eventually Peter gives in and drinks the whisky.

Coronation Street spoilers: Abi begs Peter Barlow to get help

Abi realises that Peter has fallen off the wagon and confronts him.

Peter assures her it was a one off, but she's not convinced.

Coronation Street spoilers: An unconscious Peter Barlow is rushed to hospital

Later in the week, Jenny and Johnny find Peter in the bar, barely conscious.

The pair rush him to hospital.

Coronation Street spoilers: An unconscious Peter Barlow is rushed to hospital

Peter wakes in hospital to find Carla (Alison King) by his side and tells her that he loves her.

Will she help him fight his drinking demons?

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2. Ray blackmails Craig 

Craig Coronation Street

Craig Coronation Street

Craig finds some plans on Ray's desk and realises that he is planning to destroy Coronation Street.

Craig does some digging and Ray soon realises Craig is on to him, so tries to blackmail him for his silence.

When Ray threatens to get Craig sacked from the police, what will Craig do?

3. Leanne begs Steve to change his mind 

Leanne is shocked when Imran tells her she needs Steve on side if she wants her appeal to work.

Can she persuade Steve to change his mind?

4. Sarah and Adam reunite? 

Coronation Street spoilers: Are Sarah Platt and Adam back together?

Carla plays cupid by inviting Sarah and Adam for lunch at a hotel.

The pair are shocked to find they have been set up.

Carla hints that she has a room booked upstairs at the hotel, is this the moment Sarah and Adam will reunite?

5. Todd causes more trouble for Paul and Billy

Coronation Street spoilers: Todd Grimshaw wants Billy back!

Todd causes trouble when he swaps Paul's orders at work when he's not looking.

Paul ends up getting the sack from the factory, but when Todd persuades Sarah to change her mind and re-hire Paul, he is grateful, oblivious that it was Todd's fault he lost his job in the first place.

Later Todd invites himself round to Paul's and persuades him to dress up in Billy's priest robes.

Billy walks in and isn't impressed. Is Todd's plan to split the pair up starting to work?

Coronation Street airs on Mondays and Wednesdays 7.30pm and 8.30pm with an hour long episode at 7.30 on Fridays on ITV - see our TV Guide for full listings.

Claire Crick
Assistant Managing Editor at What To Watch

Claire is Assistant Managing Editor at What To Watch and has been a journalist for over 15 years, writing about everything from soaps and TV to beauty, entertainment, and even the Royal Family. After starting her career at a soap magazine, she ended up staying for 13 years, and over that time she’s pulled pints in the Rovers Return, sung karaoke in the Emmerdale village hall, taken a stroll around Albert Square, and visited Summer Bay Surf Club in sunny Australia. 

After learning some tricks of the trade at websites Digital Spy, Entertainment Daily, and Woman & Home, Claire landed a role at What’s On TV and writing about all things TV and film, with a particular love for Aussie soaps, Strictly Come Dancing and Bake Off

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