Episode 2769
Episode 2769
Production code P694/1769
ITV transmission date 14th October 1987 (Wednesday)
Story associates Tom Elliott
Paul Abbott
Writer Peter Whalley
Designer Ann Swarbrick
Director Bill Gilmour
Producer Bill Podmore
Previous episode 12th October 1987
Next episode 19th October 1987


Betty returns to the Rovers as a temporary measure to help Bet. Jenny annoys Alan by deciding to return to Paris. Alec is horrified to find Betty back in the Rovers. Bet antagonises him by getting Betty to look after him. Patrice Podevin phones Jenny and tells her that he's arriving to meet Alan. Deirdre leaves for Bournemouth but Ken refuses to wish her luck. Susan takes Tracy in whilst Deirdre's away. Betty tells Bet that she's not staying where she's not wanted. Bet orders Alec to be nice to Betty as they need her. Jenny is delighted when Patrice arrives. Alan finds it hard to be civil to him.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Betty goes back where angels fear to tread. Meanwhile, Rita is praying Alan receives a surprise guest without his threatened aggression!
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 15,300,000 viewers (4th place).
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