Maggie asks Betty to keep quiet over Jacko. Rita stands Benny up to go out with Len. Emily tries to sort the peace between Minnie and Ena. Rita skives off work to be with Benny. Jacko tells Annie he's done time and she sacks him.


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  • Both this and the next episode were edited down into a twenty-seven minute omnibus edition with a production code of P694/203A on the countdown clock and comprising some eight minutes of Episode 1202 and the remainder from Episode 1203. The reason for this abridgement is unknown.
  • TV Times synopsis: Pressure builds up on Jacko - and Len.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 5,550,000 homes (6th place).

Notable dialogueEdit

Betty Turpin: "You've altogether too much trust in you, love. I mean, you always have had."
Maggie Clegg (pointedly): "Yes, well. Perhaps it's to make up for them as hasn’t enough."

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