Episode 3517
Production code P694/2517
ITV transmission date 19th March 1993 (Friday)
Story associates Jan McVerry
Julie Rutterford
Marvin Close
Writer Adele Rose
Designer Paul Rowan
Director Romey Allison
Producer Carolyn Reynolds
Previous episode 17th March 1993
Next episode 22nd March 1993


Carmel has a broken leg but Gail fears that she might have damaged the baby. Angie tells Neil that she doesn't want him as she'll always be second-best for him. Reg is disappointed when Maureen seems evasive about going out with him. Andy returns from Sheffield for Easter. Gail and Martin are shocked when the doctor at the hospital tells them that Carmel isn't pregnant. Gail grows hysterical. Martin has to stop her from laying into Carmel. Martin cracks and tells Carmel that she's got to stop her lies. She tells him that one day they will have a baby. Martin is asked to leave the ward when he starts shouting at Carmel that she's evil. Angie is impressed when Neil makes a big effort, cooking her a meal. He tells her that from now on she's the only woman in his life. Martin tells Gail they can't let Carmel ruin their lives. They reaffirm their love for each other. Neil is delighted when Angie asks him to move in with her. Carmel tells the Police that Gail pushed her down the stairs in a jealous fit.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Carmel's involvement with the Platts is about to reach a peak. Does Gail realise?
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 19,510,000 viewers (2nd place - combined figure including repeat).
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