Any Corrie fans looking forward to seeing the likes of Jason (Ryan Thomas), Tommy (Chris Fountain) and Dr Carter (Oliver Mellor) bare all are going to have their hopes dashed.
Just as the Full Monty strip show is about to reach its crescendo at the Bistro, in storms Norris (Malcolm Hebden) with the shock news that the Rovers Return is on fire at the other end of the Street.
In the episodes set to air on Monday 18 March, the raucous entertainment is quickly abandoned as neighbours rally at the scene of the inferno. But what will be the reaction when it’s discovered that people are trapped inside the Weatherfield boozer?
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