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Episode 1496 (21st May 1975)

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Episode 1496
Episode 1496
Production code P694/496
ITV transmission date 21st May 1975 (Wednesday)
Stories by Peter Tonkinson
Leo Knowles
Script editor Leslie Duxbury
Writer Adele Rose
Designer Knowles Bentley
Director Eric Prytherch
Producer Susi Hush
Previous episode 19th May 1975
Next episode 2nd June 1975


Ray claims off the insurance. Eddie demands £20 compensation. Blanche is astonished that Deirdre spent three hours in a strange man's hotel room. Ray refuses to pay Eddie a penny. Blanche calls Deirdre a tramp. When Deirdre insults her Blanche hits her. Ernie tells Alf the people aren't going to put up with any more waste from the Council. Ray rattles Deirdre into knocking off everything on her desk. The thief leaves a letter at the yard saying he has taken Fury in and only thought to rob the yard because they had a guard dog. The residents discover the Council plan to spend £2,000 on a statue and fountain for the precinct. Ernie promises Alf a fight.


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Notable dialogueEdit

Blanche Hunt: "I may 'av been wild and I may 'av been stupid, but I never let meself get picked off the streets by any Tom, Dick or 'Arry. I never let meself get taken back to sordid 'otel bedrooms by complete strangers. I never behaved like a dirty, little tramp!"
Deirdre Hunt: "We've only got your word for that, 'aven't we?"

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