It is the first day of her trial and Sally Webster is upset when there is no sign of Gina and Tim in the courtroom to support her.

They eventually arrive just as proceedings are about to start and Sally breathes a sigh of relief, hoping that she’ll get through this in one piece.

As Duncan takes the stand and paints himself as an innocent victim who fell in love with Sally and was coerced into defrauding the council, how will Sally cope with his lies? And will those closest to her start to believe what Duncan is saying?

Coronation Street: Will Duncan’s testimony send Sally Webster down?

Telling the whole truth? We doubt it Duncan!

It’s clear that Gemma is green with envy as Emma and Chesney go for a run together. When there is a break in at a pizza shop and Spike is arrested, Gemma accuses Chesney of shopping him to the police but he denies any involvement.

Gemma accuses Chesney of shopping him to the police

Shouting match!

Phil collars Brian in the staff room and orders him to oversee the school Christmas production, a tie-up of Lord of the Rings and Cinderella. In a thinly veiled threat, Phil tells Brian in order to avoid redundancy, the production must be outstanding. Will Brian tell him to stick his job?

Coronation Street continues tonight at 8.30pm