Episode 178
Production code P228/178
ITV transmission date 27th August 1962 (Monday)
Stories by Harry Driver
Writer John Finch
Designer Denis Parkin
Director Pauline Shaw
Producer H.V. Kershaw
Previous episode 22nd August 1962
Next episode 29th August 1962


Swindley decides to write a piece on Sam - the good Samaritan - for the Mission Gazette. Annie feels that the police should be told that Sam works at the Rovers. Val opens her Salon. Ena agrees to get hold of a picture of Sam for the article. Harry refuses to give Lucille money to go to the pictures, but she refuses to stay home and babysit. Ena gets hold of a photo of Sam. Annie asks her not to use it and tells her about the police.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Ena turns reporter, and digs out a little scandal
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 7,377,000 homes (1st place).
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