The disturbed soldier’s discharged from the army after getting into trouble with the police…
Gary’s not been the same since he returned from Afghanistan where he saw his best pal Quinny die in action. After some time off, the troubled soldier visits his Commanding Officer to find out if he’s welcome back in the army
Unfortunately, the news that Gary was arrested has reached the army and they’re not impressed. Gary’s out on his ear!
Later, Gary returns home to tell his parents Anna and Eddie about his arrest and why his army career is over
Gary ends up rowing with Anna. Still troubled by what happened in Afghanistan, he’s in a living hell and wishes he had come back from the war in a box, too
Anna can’t bear to hear her son wishing that he was dead. In fact, it makes her so angry, she raises her hand to him…
…and slaps him hard!
With his army career in ruins, what does the future hold for Gary? Watch the story unfold in Coronation Street on ITV1 from Monday, January 24