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|ITV transmission date||29th August 1983 (Monday)|
|Stories by|| Peter Tonkinson|
|Executive Producer||Bill Podmore|
|Previous episode||24th August 1983|
|Next episode||31st August 1983|
Eddie finds a carpet on his round and takes it home. Marion refuses to have it for their bottom drawer. Don Watkins tells Mike that his uncle, Alec Yardley, has taken him on as manager of the club. Mike is annoyed as he didn't pick him. Eddie lays the carpet at No.13. Yardley tells Mike that Don must be manager. Hilda likes the carpet. Mrs Lawson discovers that Eddie has taken her new carpet.
- Bet Lynch - Julie Goodyear
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Deirdre Barlow - Anne Kirkbride
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Ivy Tilsley - Lynne Perrie
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Eddie Yeats - Geoffrey Hughes
- Marion Willis - Veronica Doran
- Stan Ogden - Bernard Youens
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Tracy Langton - Christabel Finch
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Curly Watts - Kevin Kennedy
- Don Watkins - Kevin Lloyd
- Bob Challis - Sam Kelly
- Mrs Lawson - Valerie Lilley
- Mrs Fisher - Joyce Grundy
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 1 Coronation Street - Back room and kitchen
- 13 Coronation Street - Back room, kitchen and hallway
- Graffiti Club
- Earl Street - Yards and ginnel
- TV Times synopsis: Hilda Ogden becomes the proud possessor of a carpet 'found' by Eddie Yeats and rejected by his girlfriend Marion Willis.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 10,752,000 viewers (4th place). This somewhat low figure in comparison to surrounding episodes is explained by this edition being transmitted on August Bank Holiday Monday.
|August 1983 episodes|
|Mon 1st • Wed 3rd • Mon 8th • Wed 10th • Mon 15th • Wed 17th • Mon 22nd • Wed 24th • Mon 29th • Wed 31st|