Episode 2920
Production code P694/1920
ITV transmission date 22nd March 1989 (Wednesday)
Story associates Tom Elliott
Diane Culverhouse
Writer John Stevenson
Designer David Buxton
Director Ian White
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Mervyn Watson
Previous episode 20th March 1989
Next episode 27th March 1989


Bet discovers that the till is down. Jenny tells Martin that Alan has been in contact. She asks him to drive her to Gatley to see him. Emily tires of Percy running her life. Against his better nature, Martin drives Jenny to meet Alan. They are followed by the police. Jenny gives Alan his passport and some money. The police chase and catch him. He refuses to believe that Jenny didn't shop him and shouts abuse before he is carted off in a police van. Rita tells Jenny that she's frightened of Alan and is glad he's been caught. Jenny feels her life is ruined. Martin looks for a job. Emily tells Percy he should look for somewhere else to live. Bet tells Jack the till is down. He thinks she is accusing him of stealing and resigns.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Martin is shocked by Jenny’s revelations of her secret rendezvous with Alan, but this time she is after more than moral support. And when the Rovers' takings are down for a second time, Bet is in two minds about where to point the finger of suspicion.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 23,880,000 viewers (1st place - combined figure including repeat).
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