Episode 1951
Episode 1951
Production code P694/951
ITV transmission date 12th December 1979 (Wednesday)
Stories by Peter Tonkinson
Barry Hill
Writer Adele Rose
Designer Eric Deakins
Director Mary McMurray and Laurence Moody
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 10th December 1979
Next episode 17th December 1979


Hilda can't raise the £60 to go to France. She is disappointed. Mike persuades Suzie to take him to a party, in return he says he'll help her find a flat. Bert decorates Brian's room for the newly weds. Hilda discovers her old clothes are worth a lot of money as they're now trendy. Vera rubs it in to Ivy that she's going to France. Suzie enjoys herself with Mike and encourages him. Hilda takes her frocks to a dress agency and leaves them there to see how much they fetch. Mike and Suzie plan to spend the night together but her punk friend Norman Mannion turns up looking for a bed. Suzie lets him stay the night and Mike feels humiliated. Hilda is touched when Eddie gives her £5 towards her French trip.


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Notable dialogueEdit

  • Hilda Ogden: "Do you know, I sometimes think that's all my life's made up of now - memories."
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