Episode 1989
Episode 1989
Production code P694/989
ITV transmission date 23rd April 1980 (Wednesday)
Storyliners Peter Tonkinson
Esther Rose
Writer Julian Roach
Designer Eric Deakins
Director Roger Jenkins
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 21st April 1980
Next episode 28th April 1980


Bet assures Betty she won't bring Dan Johnson to her house. Arnold Swain gives his pet shop books to Emily to work on. Hilda drags Stan to the bingo. Ivy and Vera go together and pool their money. Bet is disappointed when Dan is caught up in Birmingham. Stan sneaks off to the Legion and leaves Hilda to mark his card as well as her own. She is upset when she doesn't win the jackpot. Jeff Bateman calls for his work but Deirdre is out. He calls at the Rovers and finds that she is separated. Vera wins a game but Hilda thinks it's with one of Stan's cards that he left behind. She wins a holiday for two in Blackpool. Jeff calls back for his work and asks Deirdre to go for a drink with him. She accepts. Vera threatens Hilda for slander when she insists it was Stan's card.


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