Episode 2017
Episode 2017
Production code P694/1017
ITV transmission date 30th July 1980 (Wednesday)
Stories by Barry Hill
Esther Rose
Writer Leslie Duxbury
Designer Eric Deakins
Director Ken Grieve
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 28th July 1980
Next episode 4th August 1980


Police and ambulancemen arrive at the crash site. Renee is rushed to hospital. Alf goes with her and is breathalysed. The crystals turn green. Renee undergoes emergency surgery but she dies in the theatre. Her spleen and her liver were both ruptured. The next morning, the news of Renee's death shocks the residents. Alf doesn't know what to do about anything. P.C. White makes him go over the accident for their report. The driver of the lorry has a broken leg and concussion and Renee's PM is set for this morning. The NSPCC make an appointment to see Betty. The Willow Crescent Estate salesman calls on the Tilsleys and tells them he has a cheaper house to offer them for £13,000 with repayments at under £100 a month. Brian doesn't want to know but Gail is keen. The house is vacant but only has the one bedroom. Alf begins to break down. Ken tries to comfort him.


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