Episode 2456
Episode 2456
Production code P694/1456
ITV transmission date 15th October 1984 (Monday)
Stories by Tom Elliott
Peter Tonkinson
Writer Bob Mason
Designer Eric Deakins
Director Brian Mills
Executive Producer Bill Podmore
Producer Mervyn Watson
Previous episode 10th October 1984
Next episode 17th October 1984


Betty enjoys having a policeman in the house again. Billy tries to find out why Sally is cooling off. Bill takes Jack on as casual labourer, cash in hand. Jack worries that it will put his social security claim in jeopardy. Bet likes the sound of Tony when Betty mentions he's separated. Sally is annoyed to discover Billy has told Bet that Sally has given him up. Sally tells Billy she knows how he feels about her and their relationship is getting too serious for her. He tells her that he's very fond of her and loves her. Jack wears himself out working for Bill. He fears the DHSS will think they don't deserve benefit as they've got too many possessions.


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Notable dialogueEdit

Bet Lynch: "I am the local expert round 'ere on broken 'earts. I've 'ad more of them than most folk 'ave 'ad heated arguments."

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