Linda is being chased by a man who keeps phoning the Rovers. With Ken away, Deirdre feels down. Billy cheers her up. Vera asks Alf for a character reference but he tells her that he doesn't know her well enough and suggests she tries Mike. Linda tells Bet about her affair with a man called Dave Burgess who she left Ivan for. Vera pleads with Mike so he agrees to write her a reference. Bet talks Linda into visiting the Rovers. Bill is pleased to see her and buys her drinks. Billy calls on Deirdre, late at night. He pushes his way into the house and makes a pass at her. She tells him that she doesn't want him and throws him out.
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Linda Cheveski - Anne Cunningham
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Terry Duckworth - Nigel Pivaro
- Deirdre Barlow - Anne Kirkbride
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Billy Walker - Kenneth Farrington
- Bet Lynch - Julie Goodyear
- Percy Sugden - Bill Waddington
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Bill Webster - Peter Armitage
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public and hallway
- 1 Coronation Street - Hallway
- 9 Coronation Street - Yard
- 11 Coronation Street - Back room/kitchen, hallway and yard
- Corner Shop
- Rosamund Street
- 46b, St. Mary's Place - Living room and kitchen
- This Whit Bank Holiday Monday episode was transmitted at 7.00pm.
- TV Times synopsis: Vera Duckworth is up in court tomorrow for not having a TV licence. Will she get a character reference from Mike Baldwin? Billy Walker tries to force his way into Deirdre Barlow's home while husband Ken is away - and Hilda Ogden is an unseen witness.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 11,969,000 viewers (9th place).
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