|ITV transmission date||26th August 1974 (Monday)|
|Stories by|| Esther Rose|
|Previous episode||21st August 1974|
|Next episode||28th August 1974|
The debate turns into a battle between Ken and Peggy Barton. Deirdre is short with Ray when he tries to cuddle her. The girls vote to strike until they get union representation. When Hilda wants a holiday, Stan organises a biking tour. Ken learns that Peggy is up for a union job. Ray catches Deirdre with Billy.
- Ray Langton - Neville Buswell
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Billy Walker - Kenneth Farrington
- Bet Lynch - Julie Goodyear
- Deirdre Hunt - Anne Kirkbride
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Minnie Caldwell - Margot Bryant
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Stan Ogden - Bernard Youens
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Ivy Tilsley - Lynne Perrie
- TV Times synopsis: Will Deirdre and Billy manage to keep their "friendship" a secret?
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 5,287,000 homes (16th place). Of the episodes which appeared within the top twenty, this August Bank Holiday Monday episode had the lowest audience figures of the year.
|August 1974 episodes|
|Mon 5th • Wed 7th • Mon 12th • Wed 14th • Mon 19th • Wed 21st • Mon 26th • Wed 28th|