Credit: Can Nicola cope? (ITV)

Extended scoop.

Owen’s attempts to crawl out of debt only make things worse on “Coronation Street.” Tamwar is forced to question her relationship with Alice on “EastEnders.” Rodney starts an unusual career on “Emmerdale.” Ste heads to court for matricide on “Hollyoaks.” Spencer keeps lying to Sasha on “Home and Away.” And Josh receives permission to leave school on “Neighbours.”

Coronation Street:
Spoiler alert: Desperate to save himself from his brother and his memories, David looks for a way out. There aren’t any to be found and Tina’s badgering is only making things worse. The family gathers around and waits to see how Nick will react to everything. With no other options left, David is left to beg for forgiveness.

Steve actually manages to give Ryan some golden advice. Ryan decides it is time for him to leave Weatherfield behind. Michelle is shocked. No sooner has she said a sad goodbye to her son when someone else pops up at her door. It’s her father, Barry, and he has something shocking to tell her.

Spoiler alert: Carol gets busy worrying about Dot and trying to fix things with Sharon. Things are running less smoothly for the men in her life. David leaves Masood shocked after they have a frank discussion about Carol. Masood hatches big birthday plans for Carol but David plans to sabotage it. As he continues trying to ingratiate himself with her, he also manages to keep rubbing other people the wrong way.

Lauren’s behavior is setting off alarms for Abi, who starts to worry that she is hitting the booze again. Lauren has to decide whether or not to tell her what’s going on. Meanwhile, Roxy continues to risk it as she keeps dating Ronnie behind Alfie’s back. Her life gets even more complicated when Jack offers her a major opportunity and Michael decides that it is time for him to ruin her life.

Spoiler alert: As the police begin digging into how Jimmy’s accident happened, Nicola is left coping with it. Although she’s determined to save her relationship, the same can’t exactly be said of Andy and Amy. Val and Victoria try to keep her distracted but fail. Joanie finally shows up with news that floors her.

Laurel has a surprising proposal for Marlon and he has a surprise of his own planned for her. Meanwhile, Ashley’s feelings for Lauren return. She prepares herself to tell her about these feelings but the situation is complicated when she hears the latest from Laurel and Marlon.