Yasmeen (played by Shelley King) has been taking centre stage in a harrowing coercive control plot on Coronation Street, with her menacing partner Geoff (Ian Bartholomew) taking dominance of every aspect of her life. However, this evening’s hour-long episode of the ITV soap hinted there may be a way the pensioner can escape her ordeal as her abuser continued to play mind games with her. But is he actually cheating on his beloved?
Over the course of the past few months, Geoff’s abuse of Yasmeen has been subtle and only in recent weeks has he stepped up a gear by becoming overly volatile with her.
Having gone into business with the grandmother as co-owners of the Speed Daal restaurant, the Weatherfield villain has been laying down the law about how he wants things to run now he’s got a stake in the premises.
It was his plans to change up the rules on drinking which led his partner to count whether he was having an affair behind her back.
After failing to let her see what he was really looking at on his laptop, spinning her a lie about a promotion he was working on, Yasmeen discovered the hospital radio DJ had been chatting with a woman on a dating site.
Could this be a hint for the beginning of the end for the couple as they head towards a split?
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Coronation Street spoilers: Yasmeen Nazir and Geoff Metcalfe split after affair discovery? (Image: ITV)
Coronation Street spoilers: Geoff Metcalfe had been chatting with a woman on a dating app (Image: ITV)
Geoff managed to manipulate the situation by explaining he was conducting research for a new segment and somehow managed to push the blame on to his partner for jumping to assumptions.
As the pair clashed, the villain reiterated