|ITV transmission date||13th March 1978 (Monday)|
|Stories by|| Esther Rose|
|Script editor||Leslie Duxbury|
|Previous episode||8th March 1978|
|Next episode||15th March 1978|
Alf pretends to book a honeymoon in Scarborough to see Renee's reaction. She puts on a brave face. Emily and Hilda watch the trial. Renee is thrilled when Alf reveals they're really going to Capri. Mike gives evidence at the trial. Deirdre buys a plate at the flea market and Eddie tells her it could be valuable. Eddie takes it to be valued. Terry Bradshaw can't make the wedding which upsets Renee. Eddie has the plate valued at £100. Deirdre tells Ray it used to belong to Betty.
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Deirdre Langton - Anne Kirkbride
- Ray Langton - Neville Buswell
- Tracy Langton - Christabel Finch
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Len Fairclough - Peter Adamson
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Renee Bradshaw - Madge Hindle
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Fred Gee - Fred Feast
- Eddie Yeats - Geoffrey Hughes
- Stan Ogden - Bernard Youens
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 5 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- Corner Shop - Living quarters
- The Kabin
- Weatherfield Crown Court - Foyer
- A mistake in supplying the billing information to TV Times meant that this episode and the next were credited as having been directed by Stephen Hancock, who had just recently left the programme after a decade playing Ernest Bishop!
- TV Times synopsis: Day of ordeal for widow Emily Bishop as the men accused of killing her husband go on trial. Meanwhile, Deirdre and Ray Langton discover that the plate they bought - given away by Betty Turpin for jumble - is worth a great deal of money.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 17,500,000 viewers (5th place).
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