Episode 1866
Episode 1866
Production code P694/866
ITV transmission date 4th December 1978 (Monday)
Stories by Esther Rose
Peter Tonkinson
Script editor Leslie Duxbury
Writer H.V. Kershaw
Designer Eric Deakins
Director Jeremy Summers
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 29th November 1978
Next episode 6th December 1978


The Ogdens celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary. Suzie and Gail take their redundancy money. Steve is hurt when Suzie accuses him of liking the power he wields. The Social Security cut Eddie's benefits from £13.50 to £8.45 because he keeps turning jobs down. Eddie stores a one armed bandit at No.13 overnight for a friend. Stan feeds it with money hoping to win the jackpot, not realising it was empty to begin with. Suzie and Gail decide to go to London to find their fortunes.


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Notable dialogueEdit

Hilda Ogden (to Elsie Tanner): "You surrendered faster than flippin' France!"

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