|ITV transmission date||8th March 1972 (Wednesday)|
|Stories by|| Harry Driver|
|Script editor||Malcolm Lynch|
|Previous episode||6th March 1972|
|Next episode||13th March 1972|
Jerry is annoyed when Len and Ray take over the building of the boat. As Lucille starts work, Maggie confides in Ken that she feels Lucille got the job with false references in her name. Alan and Paul Cheveski play football in the Street and Alan smashes the Ogden's window. Lucille admits to Maggie she made up a reference on her behalf. Alan apologises to Stan and offers to pay for the cost of the window. Bobby is ill and Paul gives him liver salts, thinking it will help him. Maggie is summoned to the warehouse. Paul is put on the train back to Birmingham. Alan is exhausted after looking after the boy all week.
- Elsie Howard - Patricia Phoenix
- Bet Lynch - Julie Goodyear
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Jerry Booth - Graham Haberfield
- Ray Langton - Neville Buswell
- Len Fairclough - Peter Adamson
- Lucille Hewitt - Jennifer Moss
- Alan Howard - Alan Browning
- Kenneth Barlow - William Roache
- Maggie Clegg - Irene Sutcliffe
- Stan Ogden - Bernard Youens
- Minnie Caldwell - Margot Bryant
- TV Times synopsis: Elsie plays grandmother - and Alan plays ball.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 7,550,000 homes (6th place).
|March 1972 episodes|
|Wed 1st • Mon 6th • Wed 8th • Mon 13th • Wed 15th • Mon 20th • Wed 22nd • Mon 27th • Wed 29th|