|ITV transmission date||14th April 1982 (Wednesday)|
|Stories by|| Peter Tonkinson|
|Previous episode||12th April 1982|
|Next episode||19th April 1982|
Mavis dreams of going on a cruise with Derek. Gail lands a job interview on her birthday. Jack pesters Bet but she's too tired to see him off. Gail has to type a test letter. The interviewer, Mrs Rigby, tells her that she is very impressed with her letter of application however Gail's test letter is awful and she admits that a friend typed the application letter. The interviewer accuses her of wasting her time. Jack tries to get Bet into bed. She's put off because he's married. He tells her that they'll be good together and she gives in to his advances. Gail tries to explain to Ivy why she needs to get out of the house but Ivy tells her that she ought to put Nicky first. Gail tells her it's none of her business. Mavis tells Derek she's delighted about the cruise but she is horrified when he tells her that it's his sister he's taking. He gave her the brochures as he valued her opinion. She throws the brochures at him. Vera tells Bet that she's going out with her fancy man, Vic.
- Bet Lynch - Julie Goodyear
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Elsie Tanner - Patricia Phoenix
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Gail Tilsley - Helen Worth
- Nicholas Tilsley - Warren Jackson
- Ivy Tilsley - Lynne Perrie
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Annie Walker - Doris Speed
- Len Fairclough - Peter Adamson
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Bert Tilsley - Peter Dudley
- Derek Wilton - Peter Baldwin
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- The Kabin
- 5 Buxton Close - Living room and kitchen
- Ludlow Avenue - Bedsit and hallway
- Office block
- Last appearance of Derek Wilton until 30th July 1984.
- TV Times synopsis: Gail Tilsley celebrates her birthday, hoping the job interview will make this a day to remember.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 15,876,000 viewers (1st place).
|April 1982 episodes|
|Mon 5th • Wed 7th • Mon 12th • Wed 14th • Mon 19th • Wed 21st • Mon 26th • Wed 28th|