Episode 4493
Episode 4493
Production code P694/4493
ITV transmission date 19th October 1998 (Monday)
Script editor Pamela Woods
Story associates Di Burrows
Mariam Vossough
Nick West
Writer Sally Wainwright
Designer Julian Perkins
Director Brian Mills
Producer Brian Park
Previous episode 18th October 1998
Next episode 21st October 1998


Roy's questioning his relationship with Hayley now everybody knows about her. He says that he couldn't live without her, but after Les's insults in the Street and the cafe he's very low. Hayley also faces insults from Les and from Linda, and feels guilty about Roy. Des won't tell Les that he's not best man, so Natalie does. When anger turns to tears, Natalie gives in, saying that they do want him after all. Jim's disappointed that Michael Wall's going to call less often. Greg calls Sally his secretary to a customer, and says that he's loathe to give her an income from the business.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Hayley finds out who her real friends are. Jim’s baffled when Michael tells him he's leaving.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 18,170,000 viewers (1st place - combined figure including repeat).
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