Episode 2290
Episode 2290
Production code P694/1290
ITV transmission date 14th March 1983 (Monday)
Stories by Peter Tonkinson
Esther Rose
Writer Bob Mason
Designer Eric Deakins
Director Chris Lovett
Executive Producer Bill Podmore
Producer Mervyn Watson
Previous episode 9th March 1983
Next episode 16th March 1983


Bet returns to the Rovers and the Barlows also return from Malta. Alice Kirby's lodger dies. She suggests that Chalkie moves in with her. Ken assures Deirdre he's forgiven her. They make plans for the future to make a new beginning. Deirdre tells Alf she wants to give up the shop to spend more time with Ken. He persuades her to return until his leg is better. The specialist tells Bert to take things easy. Chalkie tells Phyllis it wouldn't be moral for them to live together but he is also frightened of living with Alice. Bert tells Brian he might have had a mini-stroke. It's a warning that he could have a stroke any time. He doesn't know how to tell Ivy.


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