Episode 3164
Production code P694/2164
ITV transmission date 24th December 1990 (Monday)
Story editor Tom Elliott
Story associates Trevor Suthers
Elizabeth Malpas
Graham Carlisle
Writer John Stevenson
Designer Chris Truelove
Director Oliver Horsbrugh
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Mervyn Watson
Previous episode 21st December 1990
Next episode 25th December 1990


Alma moves back to her flat. She tells Mike that she knew about his affair ages ago but couldn't face it. He tells her he's sorry. Marie and Jamie arrive at No.5. Curly tells Vera not to phone him at his parents'. Alma refuses to tell anyone about the split and resigns herself to a lonely Christmas. On the way to the WARTS dinner, the Roberts' car breaks down. Alf calls Kevin out to the roadside. Ivy doesn't approve when Marie goes out on the town for the night. Curly and Kimberley have dinner with the Taylors. Mrs Watts phones Brenda Taylor and tells her Curly and Kimberley are not spending Christmas with her. Kimberley breaks down. Kevin tows the Roberts to the dinner. Kimberley confesses to her parents that she and Curly are booked into a hotel. Curly is thrown out when the Taylors accuse him of seducing their "little girl". Sally goes into labour on her own. Don takes her and Liz to the hospital in his cab. Alf blames Audrey for the breakdown as he gave her money to have the car serviced which she spent on shopping. Kevin has to abandon the Roberts to go to the hospital. Jack buys a dog, Boomer, from Bert Latham for Vera's Christmas present. Liz delivers the baby in the back of the cab on Rosamund Street.


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