|ITV transmission date||17th September 1962 (Monday)|
|Stories by||Harry Driver|
|Previous episode||12th September 1962|
|Next episode||19th September 1962|
Annie prepares the snug for Ena, replacing her old chair with a new one. Dot doesn't want Elsie to get involved with Dave. Ena doesn't want the new chair and demands the old one back. The residents are shocked to see Dave calling on Elsie. Dave offers Elsie her winnings or a night out with him. She settles for the night out. Dave takes Elsie to the Rovers where Len embarrasses her by staring at them. Dave warns Len off and is hit to the floor.
- Jack Walker - Arthur Leslie
- Annie Walker - Doris Speed
- Harry Hewitt - Ivan Beavis
- Concepta Hewitt - Doreen Keogh
- Lucille Hewitt - Jennifer Moss
- Frank Barlow - Frank Pemberton
- Kenneth Barlow - William Roache
- Valerie Barlow - Anne Reid
- Doreen Lostock - Angela Crow
- Sheila Birtles - Eileen Mayers
- Florrie Lindley - Betty Alberge
- Elsie Tanner - Patricia Phoenix
- Leonard Swindley - Arthur Lowe
- Miss Nugent - Eileen Derbyshire
- Ena Sharples - Violet Carson
- Minnie Caldwell - Margot Bryant
- Martha Longhurst - Lynne Carol
- Len Fairclough - Peter Adamson
- First appearance of Dave Smith.
- Wales West and North Television was launched on Friday 14th September, 1962 and therefore this was the first episode of the programme to be seen by viewers in the area covered by that station. This was the final original ITV station to be launched and Coronation Street was now broadcast across the entire United Kingdom.
- TV Times synopsis: Yet another triangle - Len, Elsie and the local bookie
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 7,982,000 homes (1st place).
Dave Smith: "Tangle with me an' you'll get nothing but trouble but I'll promise you one thing - you'll enjoy it."
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