Ivy doesn't trust Eric Broadhurst as he carries out his study. Mike wants to know which the most expensive factory to run: London or Weatherfield. Eddie's jailbird friend Billy Nelson calls at No.13 and gains Hilda's sympathy with his tales of woe. The factory girls guess that Broadhurst is studying them, Ida decides to bring in the Union. Mike tells the girls he has to have the study carried out. Len discovers that Chalkie has redirected his mail. He is furious as the Wilson order would have earned him £600. Hilda falls for Billy's tales and tells him that he can sleep on the sofa. Eddie warns her that Billy is a thief.
- Annie Walker - Doris Speed
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Len Fairclough - Peter Adamson
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Ivy Tilsley - Lynne Perrie
- Eddie Yeats - Geoffrey Hughes
- Stan Ogden - Bernard Youens
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Sharon Gaskell - Tracie Bennett
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Chalkie Whitely - Teddy Turner
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Ida Clough - Helene Palmer
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Craig Whitely - Mark Price
- Kathy Barrett - Cheryl Prime
- Billy Nelson - Chris Darwin
- Eric Broadhurst - Michael Irving
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 7 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 9 Coronation Street - Back room/kitchen
- 13 Coronation Street - Back room and kitchen
- Baldwin's Casuals - Sewing room and office
- First appearance of Jack Duckworth since 9th June 1982.
- TV Times synopsis: A jail-bird chum of Eddie Yeats turns up at the Ogdens' - looking for digs.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 13,300,000 viewers (1st place).
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