Episode 3290
Episode 3290
Production code P694/2290
ITV transmission date 11th October 1991 (Friday)
Story editor Tom Elliott
Trevor Suthers
Story associates Marvin Close
Writer Mervyn Watson
Designer Stephen Fineren
Director Spencer Campbell
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Mervyn Watson
Previous episode 9th October 1991
Next episode 14th October 1991


Derek's car fails to start. He asks Kevin to fix it but Kevin slams the door in his face. Sally has enough of the banging and tells Steve that he's ripping her nerves to pieces. Someone complains about Kevin's servicing to the Police. The Police tell Kevin to find somewhere else to set up business. Liz begs Jim to get planning permission and proper plans. Mavis lets it slip that Derek informed the Police, Sally rows with her. The residents accuse Derek of acting out of spite. Kevin explodes at the McDonald twins when they start throwing concrete around. He threatens Jim with the Police if it carries on. Nicky tells Gail that Ivy has told him that he'll inherit all her money if he stays a Tilsley.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Life takes an ironic twist for Derek, just when he needed a helping hand. As far as Sally is concerned, the McDonald twins go just too far.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 18,440,000 viewers (3rd place - combined figure including repeat).
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