Coronation Street spoilers follow.
Coronation Street‘s Todd Grimshaw plays on his secret feelings for Laurence Reeves this Christmas.
Todd has been feeling uneasy since Laurence reunited with Sean Tully last month.
In the upcoming episodes, Laurence and Sean’s relationship continues to grow stronger after their reconciliation.
Laurence suggests to Sean that they take a trip. Just when things look right, Todd is intrigued when he sees Laurence secretly texting an unknown contact.
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Sean soon announces that he and his son Dylan are going to the Peak District with Laurence.
Eileen Grimshaw and George Shuttleworth are both happy for Sean, but they also notice Todd’s jealousy.
The next day, Sean, Laurence and Dylan all return from their night in the Peak District and are in high spirits.
During a moment alone with Todd, a wary Laurence points out that it’s clear Todd doesn’t like him. Laurence admits he would like the chance to change Todd’s mind.
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Todd warms up to Laurence when they share a bottle of wine.
When Laurence later leaves to leave, Todd leans in for a kiss. Will Laurence respond?
Coronation Street bosses first announced this storyline late last month while teasing Christmas plots for the show.
An insider said at the time: “Will Sean and Laurence strengthen their relationship, despite Todd’s best efforts to come between them?”
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Other storylines that take center stage during the holiday season include Tyrone Dobbs’ risky plan to throw a surprise wedding for his partner Fiz Stape.
Stephen Reid will also feature prominently, as he fears being rattled by Teddy Thompkins, who later has a shock accident.
Coronation Street airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8pm on ITV1 and is streamed on ITVX.
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