Coronation Street spoilers follow.
Coronation Street‘s Todd Grimshaw acts on his secret feelings for Laurence Reeves this Christmas.
Todd has seemed uncomfortable ever since Laurence reunited with Sean Tully last month.
In upcoming episodes, Laurence and Sean’s relationship continues to go from strength to strength after their reconciliation.
Laurence suggests to Sean that they should take a trip away. Just when things are looking good, Todd is intrigued to spot Laurence secretly sending a text to an unknown contact.
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Sean soon announces that he and his son Dylan will be heading off 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 they’re in high spirits.
During a moment alone with Todd, a wary Laurence points out that it’s obvious Todd doesn’t like him. Laurence admits that he’d like a chance to change Todd’s mind.
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Todd warms to Laurence when they share a bottle of wine together.
When Laurence later heads off 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 cement their relationship, despite Todd’s best efforts to come between them?”
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Other storylines taking centre stage over the festive season include Tyrone Dobbs’ risky plan to spring a surprise wedding on his partner Fiz Stape.
Stephen Reid will also feature prominently as he fears being rumbled by Teddy Thompkins, who later suffers a shock accident.
Coronation Street airs on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8pm on ITV1 and streams on ITVX.
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