Episode 1462
Production code P694/462
ITV transmission date 22nd January 1975 (Wednesday)
Stories by Esther Rose
Peter Tonkinson
Script editor Leslie Duxbury
Writer Leslie Duxbury
Designer Unknown
Director Ken Grieve
Producer Susi Hush
Previous episode 20th January 1975
Next episode 27th January 1975


Jerry calls the police. Det. Chief Insp. Patterson arrives as does Doctor McKay who states that Lynn Johnson died from a blow to the head. Annie shows new Newton & Ridley house manager Keith Adams round the Rovers. Ray and Jerry are interviewed by the police. Patterson is suspicious of Ray, especially when he says he was just doing odd jobs all morning. Weatherfield Gazette press photographer Eddie Royle spreads the news about an unknown murdered woman being found in No. 9. The police think Ray tipped Len off and he has run away. Len's van is stopped by the police on Eastern Road.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Jerry and Ray have a lot of questions to answer at the police station.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 8,300,000 homes (3rd place).

Notable dialogueEdit

Bet Lynch: "By the 'eck, Hilda, if anyone can make gobstoppers out of aniseed balls, it's you."

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