Episode 3096
Episode 3096
Production code P694/2096
ITV transmission date 18th July 1990 (Wednesday)
Story editor Tom Elliott
Story associates Trevor Suthers
Elizabeth Malpas
Writer Phil Woods
Designer Chris Truelove
Director David Richards
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Mervyn Watson
Previous episode 16th July 1990
Next episode 20th July 1990


Andy and Steve avoid each other. Jim stops Steve from seeing Joanne to get the twins to make up. Liz despairs as it'll be up to her to enforce it. Bet thinks that Alec's health is failing. He tells her that he's just brought his will up to date. Liz tells Flick that Steve has had a lot of girlfriends. Phyllis is disappointed that Martin will be working at the cafe as she won't be asked back. Jenny agrees with Joanne that she shouldn't be treated like a prisoner. Flick and Liz realise that they're making matters worse by stopping the kids seeing each other. They change their approach. An offhand comment from Betty causes Bet to worry Alec has left most of his estate to Victoria. Alma is annoyed at Audrey's part-time attitude and longs for Martin to finish working his notice at the hospital. Jim assures Andy that he loves both his sons equally. Bet questions Alec about the will. He confirms that he's left Victoria something. Joanne tells Steve she wants to spend the rest of the holiday with him. Jack thinks about renting Curly's room out. Flick discovers that her parents are coming home and decides to take Joanne back to Canterbury tomorrow.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Jack plans to make the most of Curly’s promotion as he considers taking in a new lodger. Liz and Flick try a change of approach to the Andy-Joanne-Steve triangle.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 14,850,000 viewers (2nd place - combined figure including repeat).
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