|ITV transmission date||3rd August 1987 (Monday)|
|Story associates|| Tom Elliott|
|Executive Producer||Bill Podmore|
|Producer||John G. Temple|
|Previous episode||29th July 1987|
|Next episode||5th August 1987|
Sally is busy in the shop when the delivery man brings the sofa. Mike tells Susan his firing her was not personal. The furniture shop delivers the chairs as well as the sofa. Kevin accuses Sally of setting him up. He tells her that they can't keep them. Mavis tells the Roberts about the wedding as they're invited. Emily is furious that Mike has sacked Susan. Sally decides to hang onto the chairs until after the party. Susan cleans the flat and cooks Mike a meal telling him that he's not going to break her spirit. He calls her a spoilt brat. Alan takes Rita shopping. She is surprised when Alan buys her an expensive outfit. Susan leaves Mike and returns to No.1.
- Sally Webster - Sally Whittaker
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Deirdre Barlow - Anne Kirkbride
- Hilda Ogden - Jean Alexander
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Susan Baldwin - Wendy Jane Walker
- Alan Bradley - Mark Eden
- Jenny Bradley - Sally Ann Matthews
- Mavis Riley - Thelma Barlow
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Martin Platt - Sean Wilson
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Coronation Street exterior
- 1 Coronation Street - Back room, kitchen and hallway
- 7 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 15a Coronation Street - Living room
- Corner Shop
- 46b, St. Mary's Place - Living room and kitchen
- With this episode, William Roache became the most prolific actor in Coronation Street, passing Peter Adamson's total of 1,770 appearances as Len Fairclough.
- TV Times synopsis: Susan Baldwin is determined to resist Mike’s pressure on her to have a baby. Meanwhile, Alan Bradley is still making secret wedding plans.
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 13,500,000 viewers (4th place).
|August 1987 episodes|
|Mon 3rd • Wed 5th • Mon 10th • Wed 12th • Mon 17th • Wed 19th • Mon 24th • Wed 26th • Mon 31st|