Coronation Street's Faye faces upsetting incident with Ray

Daniel Kilkelly
·2-min read

From Digital Spy

Coronation Street spoilers follow.

Note: The following article contains discussion of sexual misconduct that some readers may find upsetting.

Coronation Street's Faye Windass faces an upsetting ordeal in the show's 60th anniversary episodes next month.

Faye (Ellie Leach) is left traumatised when Ray crosses the line in a sexual assault storyline.

The upcoming scenes see Faye try to put aside her misgivings over Ray (Mark Frost), after becoming concerned that he was only ever using her as part of his masterplan for the cobbles.

Faye decides to join Ray for a drink in the Bistro office after hours.

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Later, Faye's brother Gary (Mikey North) enters the building to hand over the signed factory contract for Ray, having agreed to sell to him.

Gary is alarmed to hear Faye's muffled cries coming from the office, so he orders Ray to open the door.

A tearful Faye emerges with her blouse torn and flees outside. Gary is furious over what has happened and rushes after her.

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Back at the flat, Gary and his wife Maria (Samia Longchambon) both try to comfort Faye and find out exactly what happened.

Faye clams up and refuses to take any action against Ray. Gary continues to seethe with rage over the situation, wondering why he ever trusted Ray.

Will Faye ultimately report Ray after the incident? And could this also have an impact on Ray's other plans as Gary turns against him?

Photo credit: ITV
Photo credit: ITV
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Photo credit: ITV

Coronation Street airs these scenes on Wednesday, December 9 and Friday, December 11 at 7.30pm on ITV.

Rape Crisis England and Wales works towards the elimination of all forms of sexual violence and sexual misconduct. If you’ve been affected by the issues raised in this story, you can access more information on their website or by calling the National Rape Crisis Helpline on 0808 802 9999. Rape Crisis Scotland’s helpline number is 08088 01 03 02.

Readers in the US are encouraged to contact RAINN, or the National Sexual Assault Hotline on 800-656-4673.

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