Peter Barlow tells Ken he'll be able to get leave so he can have a joint twenty-first with Susan. Ken hires the Belstaff Hotel for the party. Rita tries to keep Jenny for a while but Alan tells her he's taken a flat and wants Jenny to move in immediately. Gloria enjoys going out with David Atherton. Rita feels that Alan thinks she's been a bad foster mother. Alan and Jenny move into Flat 3, 41 Ashdale Road. Rita feels excluded as they enjoy setting up home. David is shocked when Gloria suddenly tells him she doesn't want to see him anymore.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Rita has a really bad day and wonders what she has done to deserve it. And where does Mike Baldwin fit into ken's plans for Susan?
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 17,450,000 viewers (4th place).
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