Betty and Gloria are horrified that Alec is now their boss. Joiner Jeff Singleton sorts out odd jobs at the cafe. Curly forces himself to feel optimistic about the future. Alec moves into the Rovers. Kevin is overworked at the garage as Brian's heart isn't in the business and he spends all his time with Liz Turnbull. Curly offers Pete Jackson the chance to be his new partner but Pete tells him that Terry took Linda with him and he never wants to see anyone connected with Terry again. Curly breaks the news to Vera that Terry has run off with a married woman. Vera is ashamed. Sally thinks Kevin should have a rise. Jeff invites Gail out for a drink. She refuses although she enjoyed being asked.
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Sally Webster - Sally Whittaker
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Curly Watts - Kevin Kennedy
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Gloria Todd - Sue Jenkins
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Phyllis Pearce - Jill Summers
- Gail Tilsley - Helen Worth
- Martin Platt - Sean Wilson
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Alec Gilroy - Roy Barraclough
- Ivy Tilsley - Lynne Perrie
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Brian Tilsley - Christopher Quinten
- Alan Bradley - Mark Eden
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Rovers Return Inn - Public, back room and hallway
- 3 Coronation Street - Back room and kitchen
- 15a Coronation Street - Living room and kitchen
- Jim's Cafe
- Builder's Yard - Office
- Albert Street
- Edward Street
- Ian Mercer makes the last of several pre-Gary Mallett appearances as Pete Jackson.
- TV Times synopsis: Alec’s back at the Rovers, but this time it's not just for a chat. And when Curly goes in search of a new partner, he isn't prepared for the bombshell awaiting him.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 14,050,000 viewers (3rd place).
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