Episode 1884
Episode 1884
Production code P694/884
ITV transmission date 7th February 1979 (Wednesday)
Stories by Peter Tonkinson
Barry Hill
Script editor Leslie Duxbury
Writer John Stevenson
Designer Eric Deakins
Director Matthew Robinson
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 5th February 1979
Next episode 12th February 1979


Deirdre puts her furniture into storage and moves in with Emily. Len and Eddie take Florrie Todd's fireplace out in Hardman Street. Ron helps Deirdre move out of No.5. Deirdre tries to make Emily see the move is only temporary. Len is amazed when Eddie secures another fireplace job. Ron considers giving up the taxi as its becoming more and more dangerous. Brian strips the bike down at the garage rather than take Gail to the pictures. She is furious. Annie refuses to serve Brian as he's covered in oil. Ivy rows with her.


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  • This episode was transmitted at 7.00pm to allow for football coverage.
  • Joan Campion's character of Florrie Todd is credited incorrectly at the end of the episode showing the character as having played the actress.
  • TV Times synopsis: How will Eddie Yeats make out on his first day at work with Len Fairclough?
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 17,950,000 viewers (1st place).
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