|ITV transmission date||27th January 1986 (Monday)|
|Story associates|| Tom Elliott|
|Executive Producer||Bill Podmore|
|Producer||John G. Temple|
|Previous episode||22nd January 1986|
|Next episode||29th January 1986|
Mike takes Susan to London for a break. Deirdre is worried that the row will affect Tracy's adoption if the social worker hears about it. Out in the van, Kevin goes through a puddle and splashes pedestrian Sally Seddon. She is furious as she's on her way to a job interview. He takes her back to No.13 to dry off. Hilda has heard of the Seddons and shows her dislike of her. Rita arranges for Alan to take Jenny for a meal but Jenny refuses to co-operate. The Barlows are interviewed by a social worker, Mrs Anderton. Alan is hurt that Jenny refuses to talk to him. When he persists, she agrees to having a meal with him. Tracy tells the social worker that Susan has moved out after a row with Ken. Kevin goes on a date with Sally.
- Jenny Bradley - Sally Ann Matthews
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Deirdre Barlow - Anne Kirkbride
- Tracy Langton - Holly Chamarette
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Alan Bradley - Mark Eden
- Bet Lynch - Julie Goodyear
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Sally Seddon - Sally Whittaker
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 1 Coronation Street - Back room, kitchen and hallway
- 7 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 13 Coronation Street - Back room and kitchen
- The Kabin
- Unknown street in Weatherfield
- First appearance of Sally Seddon.
- TV Times synopsis: A social worker visits Ken and Deirdre Barlow to discuss Tracy’s adoption. Kevin Webster employs an unusual pick-up technique to make a friend.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 18,450,000 viewers (3rd place).
|January 1986 episodes|
|Wed 1st • Mon 6th • Wed 8th • Mon 13th • Wed 15th • Mon 20th • Wed 22nd • Mon 27th • Wed 29th|