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Episode 106 (18th December 1961)

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Episode 106
Production code P228/106
ITV transmission date 18th December 1961 (Monday)
Stories by Harry Driver
Vince Powell
Editor John Finch
Writer H.V. Kershaw
Designer Denis Parkin
Director Howard Baker
Producer Derek Granger
Previous episode 13th December 1961
Next episode 20th December 1961


The Hewitts prepare a house-warming party. Elsie misses Bill now he's in London. Concepta invites Minnie and Martha to the party via Ena, but Ena refuses to convey the message as she isn't speaking to them. Harry rows with Concepta over her wish to return to the Rovers permanently. Minnie and Martha are fetched to the party to join Ena, Len, Albert, Elsie, Florrie, Dennis and Annie. The Hewitts put on a brave face to cover their row.


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  • This episode carries no cast credits, only production crew.
  • Annie Walker gives the date the Walkers moved into the Rovers as 14th January 1936, but this was later changed as she celebrated 40 years at the pub in Episode 1749 (19th October 1977).
  • TV Times synopsis: Ena sends her cronies to Coventry. Harry & Concepta have a disagreement on the eve of throwing a house-warming party but stifle their feelings to meet their guests. The whole street arrives, but the party fails to warm up, although two forgotten guests get a late invitation.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 7,059,000 homes (1st place).
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