Cathy's nephew Alex takes pity on Gemma when he learns that she's sleeping in the kebab shop in Corrie
Fearing for her safety if she returns to the estate where she lives, bubbly Gemma has secretly started sleeping in the kebab shop in Corrie.
But the cat is out of the bag this week and Alex is quick to offer her his support. Is he just being gallant, or has he developed a crush on likeable Gemma?
Eyebrows are raised when Gemma is spotted emerging from the shower at Roy and Cathy's place
Alex has decided to help the kebab worker when it emerges she's been secretly sleeping over in the shop
Gemma has taken the desperate measure as she fears the worst if she were to return to her estate
So she's chuffed when Alex invites her home to have a shower and freshen up
Cathy's face is a picture when she returns with Roy to be confronted by the sight of Gemma emerging fresh from the shower!
Does she think there's something going on between her nephew and Gemma?
Not yet, but smitten Alex wants to invite Gemma to Roy and Cathy's wedding. Is love in the air?
Watch the drama play out on Corrie from Monday, October 31