Trapped Leanne Battersby has to rely on her stepsister Toyah when her waters break in Coronation Street
Given their acrimonious relationship, it’s hardly like that Toyah would be the person Leanne would pick as her ideal birth partner in Corrie – especially if she were stuck in a lift at the time.
But the bickering stepsisters have to face exactly that situation when Leanne’s waters break at the worst possible moment.
Once the baby arrives, there’s another awkward moment to confront when Michelle insists on seeing the new-born – unaware, of course, that her husband Steve is the tot’s dad!
Trapped together in a lift at Victoria Court, Leanne and Toyah start to panic when Leanne’s waters break!
Earlier, Toyah had followed her stepsister into the lift to accuse her of making insensitive remarks
With the lift alarm not working and no phone signal, the situation is looking serious for the pair!
When Leanne’s contractions increase, she hangs on to Toyah, while Rana shouts up instructions from the lobby
With the baby having arrived, emotional Michelle is thrilled for Leanne and insists on seeing the tot
Leanne tries to conceal her guilt as Michelle – who recently lost her own baby – gazes at the little boy
It’s clearly a difficult moment for Michelle – who is still oblivious to the fact Steve is the dad!
Later, Gail puts on a party at the bistro to celebrate the birth – and it proves unforgettable!
Catch all the drama on Coronation Street, ITV, from Monday, February 20