Episode 3460
Episode 3460
Production code P694/2460
ITV transmission date 6th November 1992 (Friday)
Story associates Graham Carlisle
Marvin Close
Jan McVerry
Julie Rutterford
Writer Stephen Mallatratt
Designer Paul Rowan
Director June Howson
Executive Producer David Liddiment
Producer Carolyn Reynolds
Previous episode 4th November 1992
Next episode 9th November 1992


Carmel moves into No.8. Jim threatens to throw Andy out of the house if he doesn't return to University. Andy tells him that he's hated being pushed into University by his parents and accuses Jim of just wanting a son to show off about. Jim refuses to let him call himself a failure. Jim goes for him when Andy tells him that he's wasted his whole life. Derek is suspicious to see Harry Potts taking school light bulbs home but Harry tells him to mind his own business. The Platts throw a firework party. Andy admits to Paula that he's lonely in Sheffield but he's going back. She is relieved. Angie and Steve print the T-shirts at night. Mike catches them and demands £6 a T-shirt off Angie. She is furious as she's only getting £8. She pleads with him so he lets her off with £20 for the electricity. Lisa finds herself fancying Des. Jim and Andy apologise to each other. Jim is moved when Andy tells him that he's returning to Sheffield. Jim tells him that he's proud of him.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Can Andy win his parent's support as he makes plans for the future?
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 19,850,000 viewers (2nd place - combined figure including repeat).
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