Mavis lives in fear of Angela tracking her down. Nicky pesters Gail to go to see trains at York with his dad. Gail is furious that Brian made plans with Nicky without consulting her first. Trevor Ogden invites Hilda to come to Chesterfield for two weeks' holiday. She is thrilled until she learns that Trevor and Polly won't be there; they want her to look after the children. She says she will help out. Derek tells Mavis that Neville Hawthorne didn't suspect a thing. He congratulates himself on getting one over on Neville. Gail tells Brian that she's not going to let him use Nicky to get at her. Emily learns that her insurance only covered herself and her family - not lodgers. Curly is crushed.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Gail and Brian Tilsley have a confrontation over Nicky.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 11,650,000 viewers (14th place - ratings for this episode were affected by the transmission at the same time on BBC1 of the notorious feature length episode of Dallas in which the character of Bobby Ewing returned from the dead).
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