Andy is pressured by Phelan into committing arson, but will it be Kevin who takes the rap in Corrie?
Poor Andy. Ever since he bashed Phelan over the head in Corrie last month, he’s been blackmailed by the evil builder, who has been threatening to hurt Andy’s girlfriend, Steph, unless Andy does his dirty work for him.
Now, Phelan wants to ensure that incriminating CCTV footage of him on Kevin’s laptop is destroyed and, having stolen Kevin’s keys, he hands them over to Andy and orders him to burn down the garage. Or else!
Having been given the keys by Phelan, Andy sets fire to the garage and grabs Kevin’s laptop before fleeing
Earlier, Phelan sneakily steals Kevin’s keys…
…having spiked the mechanic’s drinks!
Fearing what Phelan will do to Steph, a reluctant Andy enters Kevin’s garage…
It’s Brian who spots the flames and calls the fire brigade, as other residents look on in horror
Seeing the garage going up in smoke, Phelan allows himself a satisfied smile – not realising the laptop that could expose his property scam has been taken by Andy!
Meanwhile, Andy gets home and hides the laptop in a cupboard before putting his fire-damaged clothes in the wash
It’s at that moment that Steph walks in
Andy decides to tell her all about his attack on Phelan and how he’s been blackmailed by him since. Will she stand by him?
Later, Tyrone suggests Kevin started the fire and the police turn up to investigate. Is Kevin heading for jail?
Follow the blaze drama on Corrie on ITV from Monday, January 16