Brian is tired from working nights at the petrol station. Ken assures Albert that he'll keep an eye on him when he moves out but Albert pretends not to be bothered. Vera feigns illness to get away from work to entertain Harry at No.5. Hilda witnesses Vera kissing Harry and letting him into No.5. She tells Ivy. Ivy dashes home to find the door bolted. Harry escapes and Vera answers the door. Ivy is furious. Gail and Brian entertain neighbours Sue and Colin Jackson. Bert asks Jack to take Vera back. Jack claims that he's enjoying his peace too much. Bert persuades Jack to see Vera and tell her she must apologise or never return home.
- Gail Tilsley - Helen Worth
- Brian Tilsley - Christopher Quinten
- Nicholas Tilsley - Warren Jackson
- Bert Tilsley - Peter Dudley
- Ivy Tilsley - Lynne Perrie
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Albert Tatlock - Jack Howarth
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Deirdre Langton - Anne Kirkbride
- Eddie Yeats - Geoffrey Hughes
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Len Fairclough - Peter Adamson
- Stan Ogden - Bernard Youens
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Tracy Langton - Christabel Finch
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Coronation Street exterior and ginnel
- Rovers Return Inn - Public/Snug
- 1 Coronation Street - Back room and kitchen
- 5 Coronation Street - Living room and yard
- Corner Shop
- Viaduct Street
- 5 Buxton Close - Living room and kitchen
- First appearance of Jack Duckworth since 3rd December 1979.
- TV Times synopsis: What will Ivy Tilsley do when Hilda Ogden tips her off about Vera Duckworth's secret "love-in"?
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 15,600,000 viewers (2nd place).
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