Episode 1117
Production code P694/117
ITV transmission date 29th September 1971 (Wednesday)
Stories by Harry Driver
Esther Rose
John Temple
Writer Brian Finch
Designer Eugene Ferguson
Director Colin Cant
Executive Producer H.V. Kershaw
Previous episode 27th September 1971
Next episode 4th October 1971


Dave Smith takes Minnie to Blackpool for her birthday. Ena warns him not to let her gamble. Lucille walks out of a job at the shop as Maggie doesn't pay enough. Annie is worried that she's too lazy to work. Hilda organises a tea party at No.13 to show off the new serving hatch but only Ena shows up. Minnie visits the bingo parlour, to Dave's embarrassment, and wins a tea set. Minnie and Dave paddle in the sea and see Ken with Peter, Susan, and a young woman - Yvonne Chappell.


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