Episode 3957
Production code P694/2957
ITV transmission date 5th January 1996 (Friday)
Story associates Gillian Creswell
Anne Harris
David Millard
Writer Peter Whalley
Designer Christopher Walker
Director Penelope Shales
Executive Producer Carolyn Reynolds
Producer Sue Pritchard
Previous episode 3rd January 1996
Next episode 8th January 1996


Bill looks over No.9 and tells the Malletts it needs rewiring. Judy is adamant that the Duckworths will have to pay any bills as they should have warned them. Curly interviews for an assistant manager. He is embarrassed to receive an application from Liz. He feels that Anne is the ideal choice and asks her to apply. Steve goes to see Malcolm Fox. Malcolm tells him that he had to name him as the police knew all about the operation. Anne doesn't want to be a boss but Curly begs her to apply. Denise throws a party for Daniel's birthday and is put out when the Dunkleys arrive. Brian corners her to tell her that he loves her and feels her enthusiasm is waning. Don has too much to drink and accuses Gail of trying to scare him off by thinking of telling the court about his phone calls. He tells her to do her worst. She is baffled by the outburst.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Newlywed Curly makes a proposition to colleague Anne Malone. Steve goes in search of the man who shopped him to the police. And it's baby Daniel's first birthday but godmother Rita can't bring herself to go to the party.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 17,950,000 viewers (3rd place - combined figure including repeat).
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