Bill gives Emily an estimate for the chapel roof job. Terry offers to fix Kevin up with a bird if he can get a car for the night. Alf doesn't like the idea of Rita lending Bill money, fearing that she's becoming too fond of him. Terry and Kevin plan their night out but Curly feels out of things. Alf accuses Bill of fleecing money off Rita and taking advantage of a poor widow. Alf warns him off. Fred takes Kath Goodwin on as relief barmaid to help Betty out. He is interested in her as she's a divorcee and offers her a more permanent job. Emily gives Bill the chapel job on the condition he produces two references.


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  • Transmission of this episode was delayed by four minutes to allow for a short tribute to Jack Howarth who had died two days previously. This insert gained 14,480,000 viewers and was placed fourth in the national charts.
  • TV Times synopsis: Curly Watts sees Kevin Webster and Terry Duckworth go off on a double date, and gets worried about his image.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 15,436,000 viewers (3rd place).
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