|ITV transmission date||11th December 1991 (Wednesday)|
|Story editor||Trevor Suthers|
|Story associates|| Graham Carlisle|
|Executive Producer||David Liddiment|
|Previous episode||9th December 1991|
|Next episode||13th December 1991|
Ivy shocks Gail by telling her that she's glad they've got No.8. Steve sells Alf a radio cassette and he assures him that it's not stolen. Mavis asks him to get one for Derek. Jack tells Betty that he saw Des Foster at the Rovers at midnight. Betty tells Bet she's being stupid and begs her not to put her marriage at risk. Audrey tells Mike that Alma and Ken are spending Christmas abroad. Kevin services Ken's new car for free to ease his conscience. Ken refuses to buy the car when Kevin tells him that it's going through the company books; he refuses to give any money to Mike. Kevin insists he takes his £20 back. Steve sells Mavis a radio cassette player, telling her it came out of a wrecked car. Bet threatens to sack Jack if he continues spreading rumours about her. Mike tells Ken that Alma is too good for him and he's going to take her off him.
- Alma Sedgewick - Amanda Barrie
- Gail Platt - Helen Worth
- Ivy Brennan - Lynne Perrie
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Angie Freeman - Deborah McAndrew
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Steve McDonald - Simon Gregson
- Bet Gilroy - Julie Goodyear
- Betty Turpin - Betty Driver
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Mavis Wilton - Thelma Barlow
- Jim McDonald - Charles Lawson
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Sally Webster - Sally Whittaker
- Deirdre Barlow - Anne Kirkbride
- Rita Fairclough - Barbara Knox
- Liz McDonald - Beverley Callard
- Derek Wilton - Peter Baldwin
- Rosie Webster - Emma Collinge
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public, back room and hallway
- 13 Coronation Street - Front room, back room and hallway
- Corner Shop
- Viaduct Street
- Jim's Bike Shop
- The Kabin
- MVB Motors
- Jim's Cafe
- Rosamund Street
- TV Times synopsis: Ken makes plans for Christmas unaware that Mike is meddling again.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 19,180,000 viewers (4th place - combined figure including repeat).
Betty Turpin: "'Hey, we've been a couple of barmaids for a long time, 'aven't we?"
Bet Gilroy: "Long enough, Betty love."
Betty Turpin: "You were only my junior when Mrs Walker took you on and now look. You've really done somethin' with your life."
|December 1991 episodes|
|Mon 2nd • Wed 4th • Fri 6th • Mon 9th • Wed 11th • Fri 13th • Mon 16th • Wed 18th
Fri 20th • Mon 23rd • Wed 25th (1 2) • Fri 27th • Mon 30th