Alf feels that he'll never be his old self again. Hilda fears she'll get gossiped about if people know she's going to Rhyl with Tom Hopwood. Sam Tindall is annoyed that he's only a reserve in the formation team. Audrey brings Alf home and refuses to let him do anything. Alf assures Deirdre that she isn't to blame for his heart attack. Linda Jackson tells Terry they can't see each other again; she loves Pete and doesn't want to lose him. Hilda and Tom go on the over-sixties' week in Rhyl. Terry wears down Linda's defences and kisses her. They are interrupted by Curly. Curly tells Terry what he thinks of him.


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  • This episode was transmitted at 7.00pm to allow for coverage of the UEFA Cup Final.
  • Ian Mercer makes one of several pre-Gary Mallett appearances as Pete Jackson.
  • TV Times synopsis: There's an unpleasant surprise in store for Curly - but that's nothing to the shock he gives Terry. Pompous Percy’s plans go awry when Hilda makes a brave announcement.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 13,200,000 viewers (4th place).
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