Ad blocker interference detected!
Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers
Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.
|ITV transmission date||7th July 1980 (Monday)|
|Stories by|| Peter Tonkinson|
|Previous episode||2nd July 1980|
|Next episode||9th July 1980|
Deirdre is delighted that Emily and Arnold are engaged. Arnold buys Emily an engagement ring and drinks all round. Deirdre persuades Emily to throw a party. Renee starts driving lessons with Jim Lorimer. Alf is jealous. The Roberts put the shop up for sale. Mavis is shattered by the news of Emily's engagement and she gets depressed at the party. The Ogdens are annoyed not to be invited. Betty thinks Flora Swain is frosty. Deirdre remembers that it's her fifth wedding anniversary but she tells Ken that she doesn't feel depressed. With Martin out at a disco, Elsie falls asleep on the sofa with her cigarette still alight.
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Martin Cheveski - Jonathan Caplan
- Gail Tilsley - Helen Worth
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Arnold Swain - George Waring
- Deirdre Langton - Anne Kirkbride
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Renee Roberts - Madge Hindle
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Annie Walker - Doris Speed
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Fred Gee - Fred Feast
- Elsie Tanner - Patricia Phoenix
- Stan Ogden - Bernard Youens
- Tracy Langton - Christabel Finch
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 3 Coronation Street - Back room, kitchen and hallway
- 11 Coronation Street - Back room/kitchen and hallway
- Corner Shop
- The Kabin
- TV Times synopsis: There's an engagement party in The Street - but who will be going to the knees-up?
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 12,400,000 viewers (4th place).
|July 1980 episodes|
|Wed 2nd • Mon 7th • Wed 9th • Mon 14th • Wed 16th • Mon 21st • Wed 23rd • Mon 28th • Wed 30th|