When Mark is late for work, Kevin lays into him and makes him work into his lunch hour. Curly hangs round the factory, waiting for Shirley. She doesn't want to talk to him and gets Mike to see him off. Derek and Mavis view a semi in Kingsley Road. She is annoyed when he puts in a low offer for it. Jenny gets a letter from Alan and decides to go to Risley Remand Centre to visit him. Kevin fires Mark for being inefficient. Curly tells Shirley that they have to talk but she just wants to get on with her life. Derek celebrates as he's invited to join the executive pension scheme. He tells Mavis that their offer has been accepted on the house.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Shirley’s going out of her way to avoid Curly, but it's clear he's not going to take rejection lying down. And the morning post brings more problems for Jenny. The worry is what she should tell Rita.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 21,400,000 viewers (2nd place - combined figure including repeat).
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