Episode 3305
Production code P694/2305
ITV transmission date 15th November 1991 (Friday)
Story editor Trevor Suthers
Story associates Graham Carlisle
Marvin Close
Elizabeth Malpas
Writer Peter Whalley
Designer Paul Rowan
Director Brian Mills
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Mervyn Watson
Previous episode 13th November 1991
Next episode 18th November 1991


Alec decides to go on the cruise for six weeks. Julie Dewhurst is relieved when Don assures her that he hasn't left Ivy for her. Des is upset when Lynette Campion tells the court about Steph and the emotional turmoil he's been put through. She asks the court to see that Des has lost everything and the fire was symbolic of the fire in his heart. Des is given a conditional discharge for twelve months and is told to have the wreck removed. Des invites Lynette out to celebrate. Kevin feels that explaining the books to Emily takes more time than doing them himself. Mike tells him to sack her. Gail realises that Ivy is upset and tries to help but Ivy refuses to let her. Des makes a boat out of paper for Lynette and sets fire to it on the Wiltons' pond. She thinks that he's romantic and they kiss.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Des goes to court charged with polluting the waterways. And Gail offers the hand of friendship to Ivy.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 20,890,000 viewers (2nd place - combined figure including repeat).

Notable dialogueEdit

Gail Platt (to Ivy Brennan): "...Maybe he's got like the rest of us... sick and tired of you finding fault with the rest of the world - and everybody in it."

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