Roy Cropper (David Neilson) was elated when he and secret brother Richard hit it off in Coronation Street, however having discovered that his long-lost sibling is dying, he’s been decided to spend as a lot time with him as potential. Unfortunately, he will get devastating information within the coming episodes, as Richard passes away.
Roy takes his mannequin railway to Richard’s in order that he can share within the ardour, however when he will get there, he realises that his brother’s extra of a soccer fan. Although he’s not properly sufficient to attend matches, Richard listens to the County match on the radio — and Roy retains him firm whereas he does so — and he finally ends up getting caught up within the enjoyment of all of it.
Afterwards, Nina (Mollie Gallagher) informs Roy that Richard’s new carer is beginning on the next day and thus Roy makes plans to be there. The subsequent morning arrives, and Roy tells Nina to go off to school as a result of he himself can stick with Richard.
However, issues ensue when Aggie (Lorna Laidlaw) rings Roy to inform him that the freezer on the café is leaking, and Richard reassures Roy he’ll be tremendous, and that he should are inclined to the issue at his enterprise.
Roy’s lower than happy when he arrives on the café and learns through cellphone name that the carer hasn’t proven up. However, Richard reassures Roy that he’s tremendous as soon as extra, however after hanging up the cellphone he loses his stability, which ends up in him falling.
Roy rings him as soon as extra, and Richard solutions — however he retains shtum concerning the fall.
However, when Roy exhibits up later, he finds Richard out chilly on the ground. He telephones for an ambulance, and when the paramedics arrive, they make each effort to revive him — but it surely’s no use, as he’s pronounced useless, simply as Nina enters via the door.
Roy will little question be heartbroken by the tragic information, however how will Nina react?
One to look at: Wednesday 18thDecember at 7:30pm on ITV.