Episode 143
Production code P228/143
ITV transmission date 25th April 1962 (Wednesday)
Stories by Harry Driver
Writer H.V. Kershaw
Designer Denis Parkin
Director Christopher McMaster
Producer H.V. Kershaw
Previous episode 23rd April 1962
Next episode 30th April 1962


The neighbours hear strange noises in No.9. Martha hears that new people have moved in. Concepta grows frightened of the noises and doesn't like staying in No.7 on her own. She and Elsie are hurt when no one believes they can hear noises. The paper carries reports of a night prowler. Minnie sees a light on in the house prompting Harry and Ken to investigate.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Concepta and Elsie are disturbed by curious noises that seem to be coming from the empty house next door. But the regulars in the Rover's Return have a logical explanation - until Minnie sees something through a window which calls for immediate investigation. The problem is - did Minnie really see it?
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 7,379,000 homes (1st place).
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