Episode 2169
Episode 2169
Production code P694/1169
ITV transmission date 13th January 1982 (Wednesday)
Stories by Peter Tonkinson
Esther Rose
Writer Peter Whalley
Designer Geoffrey Bentley
Director David Carson
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 11th January 1982
Next episode 18th January 1982


Ivy feels that Bert should tell Longshaw's Foundry that he has to attend a funeral but Bert wants to tell the truth. When Alec Hobson disappears with her teasmade and toaster, Annie calls the Police. She feels awful when Alec returns with the repaired items and has to cancel her complaint. Ivy is furious that Bert is going to risk his job by telling the truth about the court case. Gordon tells Betty that she can bring Annie to the wedding, Betty tells him she will if Caroline agrees. Bert tells Mr Swift, the works manager at Longshaw's, about his court case. He tells him that if they'd known about the case they wouldn't have employed him. Caroline tells Betty she must bring Annie. She snootily tells Gordon she's not surprised the Rovers aren't bringing a charabanc. Longshaws admire Bert's honesty and keep him on. Gordon and Caroline return to London. Betty worries that he's making a mistake marrying Caroline.


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