|ITV transmission date||7th February 1962 (Wednesday)|
|Stories by|| Vince Powell|
|Previous episode||5th February 1962|
|Next episode||12th February 1962|
Ken's article The Student And The Working Class is published in Survival and he is paid twenty-five guineas. Martha thinks Minnie should sue Dennis for damages. Elsie and Ena are suspicious when they learn Ken has been tapping the residents for information about themselves. Albert is horrified at the article which attacks the working classes - he warns Ken that Frank won't like it. Frank is shocked by the article and asks Ken not to show it to anyone however Harry and Len see that the local paper has run a report on the article, giving it maximum publicity.
- Frank Barlow - Frank Pemberton
- Kenneth Barlow - William Roache
- Dennis Tanner - Philip Lowrie
- Elsie Tanner - Patricia Phoenix
- Martha Longhurst - Lynne Carol
- Minnie Caldwell - Margot Bryant
- Florrie Lindley - Betty Alberge
- Concepta Hewitt - Doreen Keogh
- Len Fairclough - Peter Adamson
- Ena Sharples - Violet Carson
- Albert Tatlock - Jack Howarth
- Jack Walker - Arthur Leslie
- Annie Walker - Doris Speed
- Harry Hewitt - Ivan Beavis
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public/Snug
- 3 Coronation Street - Back room
- 11 Coronation Street - Back room
- Corner Shop
- 15 Jubilee Terrace - Back room/kitchen
- TV Times synopsis: Harry and Len continue to follow the dogs. Kenneth Barlow receives a cheque from an unexpected quarter. Ena and Minnie recover from a domestic crisis, and when the mid-day edition of the evening paper comes out the residents find that Coronation Street has hit the front page.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 8,110,000 homes (1st place).
- This episode was repeated as part of Granada Plus's first "character" block of episodes entitled; The Life & Loves of Ken Barlow on 12th October 1996.
|February 1962 episodes|
|Mon 5th • Wed 7th • Mon 12th • Wed 14th • Mon 19th • Wed 21st • Mon 26th • Wed 28th|