Episode 1818
Episode 1818
Production code P694/818
ITV transmission date 19th June 1978 (Monday)
Stories by Esther Rose
Peter Tonkinson
Script editor Leslie Duxbury
Writer Paula Milne
Designer Geoff Bentley
Director Oliver Horsbrugh
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 14th June 1978
Next episode 21st June 1978


Steve tries to stop Ivy from calling a strike. Annie returns from the Health farm. Elsie returns from Birmingham to find a load of unpaid bills. Ida opposes the strike as Hilda isn't a member of the union. The majority of the factory girls agree to strike. Ivy is shaken when the union refuses to back the strike as Hilda is not a union member. Hilda is thrilled that the factory is on strike because of her. Mike accuses Ivy of striking to get at him. The girls walk out. Vera organises a picket line at the factory.


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