Karl packs his things and leaves. Stella breaks down and cries. Eva and Leanne try to comfort her. David hates his new menial job at the salon in town. His boss takes the mickey when he finds out that David was trained by his gran. Tommy cooks a romantic meal for Tina and offers to take her on a holiday round the world using his inheritance. He's put-out when Tina says that she'd rather stay in Weatherfield and get to know him slowly. When Carla suggests a game to Simon he snubs her and marches into his room. Peter's had enough and vows to sort out the situation despite Carla's protestations. Carla agrees to sell Frank's share of the factory to Sally. When Karl gives Stella £1,000 explaining that he's sold his most valued possession, a collectable football shirt, Stella can't help feeling touched. Peter berates Leanne for slagging off Carla in front of Simon and bans her from seeing his son in the future. Leanne's stunned. Karl calls at No.7. Sunita listens to his woes, they kiss passionately and end up having sex. With Audrey in earshot, David bigs up his new job to Kylie making out what a great time he's having. To their horror, Stella calls at No.7. Karl hides whilst Stella pours her heart out to Sunita telling her how much she loves Karl despite everything. Stella leaves. Karl and Sunita agree that sex was a mistake. Karl sets off to find Stella. Peter tells Simon that Carla is his new mummy and he's no longer to see Leanne. Simon's upset and rushes to his bedroom. Stella takes Karl back and makes him promise there'll be no more secrets. Karl conceals his guilt.
- Stella Price - Michelle Collins
- Eva Price - Catherine Tyldesley
- Leanne Barlow - Jane Danson
- Sunita Alahan - Shobna Gulati
- Karl Munro - John Michie
- Tina McIntyre - Michelle Keegan
- Tommy Duckworth - Chris Fountain
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- David Platt - Jack P. Shepherd
- Lewis Archer - Nigel Havers
- Peter Barlow - Chris Gascoyne
- Carla Connor - Alison King
- Simon Barlow - Alex Bain
- Sally Webster - Sally Dynevor
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Maria Connor - Samia Ghadie
- Kylie Platt - Paula Lane
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public, back room and kitchen
- 7 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 12 Coronation Street - Living room/kitchen
- Nick's Bistro
- 9a Rosamund Street - Living room/kitchen
- Accent by Aaron - Salon
- Anna Windass (Debbie Rush) is credited but doesn't appear.
- The scenes in Accent by Aaron were recorded on location at Kara's Blow Dry Bar, 7 John Dalton Street in Manchester.
- TV Times synopsis: A devastated Karl turns to Sunita for comfort after Stella throws him out; and Tommy makes plans to take Tina on a round-the-world trip.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast: 8,770,000 viewers (4th place).
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