Coronation Street legend Jim McDonald (Charles Lawson) will be back on screen in the ITV soap next week.

Warning: spoiler alert!

Peter Barlow (Chris Gascoyne) encounters Jim while on remand in prison.

The Daily Mail reports that Peter will meet the hard man while trying to buy alcohol from an inmate known as 'The Landlord' - Jim's nickname.

The scenes will air on Friday August 8.