Ken Barlow is boosted by the arrival of his estranged son and grandson to Coronation Street. But how long will they lift his mood?
Ken Barlow’s recent stroke not only stunned viewers, it also appears to have caused a stir among his family, as two more members of the Barlow clan show up in Corrie.
Grandson Adam – who has been living in Canada – causes makes an immediate impact, while Daniel – Ken’s son by Denise Osbourne – materialises at Ken’s bedside having not been seen for nine years. Will the pair’s arrival cause ructions in the Barlow household?
You know it will!
Adam Barlow (played once again by Sam Robertson) makes a swift impression on the Street when he arrives in a flashy Jaguar
Entering Underworld, he helps himself to a whisky – to the displeasure of Johnny and Aidan
The pair give Adam short shrift and send him packing
Meanwhile, at the hospital, an unfamiliar figure is reading to Ken. It's his son Daniel, played by Rob Mallard
When Tracy, Adam and Peter enter the room, they're shocked to see a stranger with Ken
Will the Barlow dynasty be thrown into turmoil by the new arrivals? See Adam and Daniel arrive in the Street on ITV this week