Episode 1612
Production code P694/612
ITV transmission date 28th June 1976 (Monday)
Stories by Esther Rose
Peter Tonkinson
Writer Leslie Duxbury
Designer Geoff Bentley
Director Oliver Horsbrugh
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 23rd June 1976
Next episode 30th June 1976


Ken returns from holiday. Renee suspects the customers of reporting her. Ken tells Albert he's decided to leave Weatherfield. Tricia writes to Gail, telling her that she's making humbugs at Bailey's. Ray plans a party for Deirdre's twenty-first birthday and their first wedding anniversary. Ken gives the committee his resignation. He tells them he's tired of failure, he wants a new start. He gets digs in Fairview Road as he doesn't want to stay in the Street whilst he serves his notice. Albert tells Ken his electricity was cut off a fortnight ago.


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Notable dialogueEdit

Ken Barlow: "Don't let Ken Barlow near you for heaven's sake. He's like a one man plague, a human weedkiller. He strips the bark off the trees."

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