GHOSTS from the past haunt THIS Coronation Street favourite next week

Coronation Street
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Carla gets a sinister blast from the past next week...

There is trouble heading for Coronation Street favourite Carla Connor next week when an unwanted visitor arrives.

Coronation Street fans have watched Carla Connor settle into life behind the Rovers bar with other half Peter Barlow over recent weeks... but it seems her new-found happiness is about to be shattered.

Coronation Street spoilers: Carla Connor receives a threatening message!

Carla finds herself being followed my a mysterious face from her past next week (Picture: ITV)

Next week will see a mysterious stranger corner the temporary pub manager in the Rover's toilets while no one else is around. But who is this unwelcome visitor targeting Carla?

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The official ITV website for Coronation Street had revealed what fans can expect to see on screen next week...

"A young woman called Chelsey recognises Carla in the Rovers and questions Sean about her.

"Later, Chelsey follows her into the toilets and tells Carla that she knows her. But who is this mystery girl?"

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Who is the mystery woman trying to dig up dirt on Carla? (Picture: ITV)

With Chelsey quizzing the locals to find out more about Carla, what dirt is she trying to dig up? And how does she know Carla?

The ITV website has also revealed that next week sees Dev secretly struggling with his finances, while Gary tracks down Kelly's mum, Laura, as Adam's suspicions about Gary increase.

Also Yasmeen takes to the stand as the day of her plea hearing arrives, but will she plead guilty or not guilty?

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Also next week, Yasmeen faces court as her plea hearing arrives (Picture: ITV)

Meanwhile Sally tells Tim that she wants Geoff to move back into his own house, making Tim feel awful.

Is Sally starting to realise that Geoff isn't the victim that he is claiming to be?

Coronation Street will temporarily air a reduced schedule of three episodes a week. Watch on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 7.30pm on ITV. 

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

She’s interviewed everyone from June Brown — AKA Dot Cotton — to Michelle Keegan, swapped cooking tips with baking legend Mary Berry backstage at the NTAs, and danced the night away with soap stars at countless awards bashes. There’s not a lot she doesn’t know about soaps and TV and can be very handy when a soapy question comes up in a pub quiz! 

As well as all things soap-related, Claire also loves running, spa breaks, days out with her kids, and getting lost in a good book.