Episode 3289
Production code P694/2289
ITV transmission date 9th October 1991 (Wednesday)
Story editor Tom Elliott
Trevor Suthers
Story associates Marvin Close
Writer Barry Hill
Designer Stephen Fineren
Director Spencer Campbell
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Mervyn Watson
Previous episode 7th October 1991
Next episode 11th October 1991


Kevin plans to use his contacts to set up on his own. His first customer is Vera. Derek is put out to see him servicing the car in the Street, feeling it lowers the tone. Jack asks Jim to show his extension plans to Vera. Jim tells Jack he's sure that Jack will be able to win Vera over. Steve hacks away at the backyard with a pick axe. Jim decides to panic the neighbours by digging the whole of the yard up. Audrey urges Gail to stop Ivy from turning Nicky into a religious maniac. Gail tells her that she doesn't want Nicky to suffer. Nicky plays in the altar boys' team and scores a goal. Martin gives his tactical advice. Jim promises Vera that his extension will do for her house what her stone-cladding has done for his. She is appeased. Jim's hammering keeps Rosie awake. Liz warns Kevin that Derek is planning to get his street repairs stopped. Sally tells her that Jim's banging is making her life a misery.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Kevin makes a decision about his future, but will Sally agree to the upset it will cause? Vera has a task for Jack.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 18,710,000 viewers (2nd place - combined figure including repeat).
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