Episode 3398
Episode 3398
Production code P694/2398
ITV transmission date 17th June 1992 (Wednesday)
Story editor Trevor Suthers
Story associates Graham Carlisle
Jan McVerry
Elizabeth Malpas
Writer Paul Abbott
Designer Paul Rowan
Director Ian White
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Carolyn Reynolds
Previous episode 15th June 1992
Next episode 19th June 1992


Alma is upset that Mike told Jackie they'd slept together, that he planned the whole thing to get her to marry him. She admires Jackie because she divorced Mike and came out on top. Percy discovers that Emily has disappeared. He searches for her, worried for her well-being. Everyone tells him to leave Emily alone and let her lead her own life, he breaks down in the shop, crying and saying that Emily is not well. Don tells Julie Dewhurst that he'll willingly leave Ivy for her if she'll have him. Deirdre feels awful that she never took Percy's fears about Emily seriously. Alf drives Percy around looking for her whilst Sally waits at No.3. Alma slaps Mike round the face and calls him a pig, telling him that she won't marry him. He is stunned. She explains that Jackie put her in the picture but he swears she's lying. Percy and Alf find confused Emily on a railway station. She has her slippers on. Gail tells Alma that Mike must love her - he went to a lot of trouble to get her to marry him. Jim tells Steve that he's laying him off. He hates doing it. Dr Joyce Wightman looks at Emily and feels she needs rest, she admits her to a medical ward for tests to see if she needs psychiatrist help. Ivy returns from her retreat. Don doesn't know how to treat her. She tells him that she wants them to renew their marriage vows. Mike begs Alma not to throw everything away - he needs her.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Don and Alma make decisions about the future and the people they love. But where is Emily Bishop?
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 12,850,000 viewers (10th place - combined figure including repeat).
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