Coronation Street spoilers: Claudia makes Maria Connor an offer she can’t refuse

Over a drink Claudia makes her move on Maria Connor and makes her a tempiting offer.

After boasting about her successful business to Audrey, Claudia invites Maria Connor for a drink and suggusts that she might like to run one of her salons. How will Audrey react?

News of Kayla has spread to Sarah and Beth who are horrified. Craig heads off determined to try and rescue Bethany. Meanwhile back at the house, Kayla slaps Bethany to stop her talking about Neil. Will Craig get there in time?

Brian babysits for Hope and Ruby and is impressed by their exemplary behaviour. Unbeknown to him, the girls are convinced he’s Father Christmas. Later, Fiz moves back into No.9, finally reunited with Tyrone.

Tim reveals £1k has been deposited into his bank account and he doesn’t know who it is from. Sophie says he should put it into Jack’s fund, while Kevin assure Sophie he doesn’t blame her for Jack’s illness.

Tracy tells Steve she would be happy with a small wedding. Eva is touched when Adam offers her a room in his flat but she refuses.

Second episode of the evening.