|ITV transmission date||8th October 1973 (Monday)|
|Stories by|| Peter Tonkinson|
|Previous episode||3rd October 1973|
|Next episode||10th October 1973|
Ray carries his arm in a sling. Len gives Rita an expensive necklace from France. Ena returns from Wales a week early, to get away from Albert. Mavis tries on the necklace and can't get it off. Ken surprises everyone by seeking Len out for himself. The Howards go to Newcastle for a few weeks.
- Norma Ford - Diana Davies
- Maggie Clegg - Irene Sutcliffe
- Deirdre Hunt - Anne Kirkbride
- Ray Langton - Neville Buswell
- Jerry Booth - Graham Haberfield
- Len Fairclough - Peter Adamson
- Rita Littlewood - Barbara Mullaney
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Janet Reid - Judith Barker
- Minnie Caldwell - Margot Bryant
- Ernie Bishop - Stephen Hancock
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Ena Sharples - Violet Carson
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Lucille Hewitt - Jennifer Moss
- TV Times synopsis: Len is spoiling for another fight - and Minnie's giving Ena the "third degree".
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 7,050,000 homes (4th place).
|October 1973 episodes|
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