Ivy is adamant that she's missed Brian more than Gail has. Chalkie Whitely looks at No.7 with a view to buying it. Gail is upset that Ivy has taken to day off to welcome Brian home as she wanted to be alone with him. Maggie stops Mike from drowning his sorrows. Brian returns home - he can't believe how much Nicky has grown. Ivy and Gail are delighted. Ivy stops Brian and Gail's passion. Chalkie tells Rita that he'd like to buy No.7. Rita tells him it's £14,000, but he thinks it's too expensive. Sharon suggests that Rita sells him No.9. Brian has signed up to return to Qatar for another spell in a couple of weeks. Ivy tells Brian about Nicky going missing and Gail returning to work.
- Nicholas Tilsley - Warren Jackson
- Gail Tilsley - Helen Worth
- Ivy Tilsley - Lynne Perrie
- Deirdre Barlow - Anne Kirkbride
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Chalkie Whitely - Teddy Turner (Credited as "Chalky Whitely")
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Sharon Gaskell - Tracie Bennett
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Fred Gee - Fred Feast
- Brian Tilsley - Christopher Quinten
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Bert Tilsley - Peter Dudley
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 9 Coronation Street - Back room/kitchen and hallway
- Corner Shop
- Buxton Close
- 5 Buxton Close - Living room and kitchen
- 46b, St. Mary's Place - Living room and kitchen
- First appearance of Brian Tilsley since 27th January 1982 as Christopher Quinten had taken time off from the programme to go on a theatre tour.
- First appearance of Chalkie Whitely since 17th February 1982.
- TV Times synopsis: Brian Tilsley returns home - but does he intend to stay?
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 14,350,000 viewers (1st place).
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