Episode 3440
Production code P694/2440
ITV transmission date 21st September 1992 (Monday)
Story associates Graham Carlisle
Marvin Close
Jan McVerry
Writer John Stevenson
Designer Paul Rowan
Director Brian Mills
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Carolyn Reynolds
Previous episode 18th September 1992
Next episode 23rd September 1992


Sally gets her registration and is made an official childminder. Fearing for his job, Jack goes out of his way to prove his worth to Bet. Ivy agrees to look after the children so Gail and Martin can go away to Abersoch. Bet realises that Jack overheard her conversation with Richard Willmore. She warns him that he's not indispensable. Betty tells Bet she knows that she'll be the one to go as she doesn't need the money like the others. Bet tells her that she doesn't intend to lose her. Jack uses Don's disabled sticker to park illegally. When a policeman checks on him, he develops a limp to win him over. The policeman helps him to the car. Vera sees them and thinks that Jack's been arrested, she creates a fuss making the policeman suspicious. The policeman takes Jack's name.


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Notable dialogueEdit

Vera Duckworth (to PC Goldman about Jack): "Duckworth - his name's Duckworth - but we're thinking of changing it to Pillock!"

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