Episode 2084
Episode 2084
Production code P694/1084
ITV transmission date 23rd March 1981 (Monday)
Stories by Peter Tonkinson
Esther Rose
Writer H.V. Kershaw
Designer Eric Deakins
Director Bill Gilmour
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 18th March 1981
Next episode 25th March 1981


Gail asks Brian to take more responsibility with Nicky and stop acting as if he is single. Annie returns from visiting Joan to discover that Fred has a girlfriend. Eunice Nuttall arrives at the Rovers. Annie and Bet are amazed that she seems so nice. Len refuses to give the paper boys a rise. One of them, Richard Dickinson, threatens a strike. Len doesn't believe him. Gail is annoyed when Brian tries to get out of spending an evening at home with his family.


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  • First appearance of Eunice Nuttall.
  • TV Times synopsis: The joys of marriage and parenthood are wearing a little thin for Gail and Brian Tilsley. Len turns down the paper lads' demand for a pay rise - and faces the threat of a strike at the Kabin.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 16,850,000 viewers (4th place).
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