Episode 453
Production code P228/453
ITV transmission date 14th April 1965 (Wednesday)
Stories by George Reed
Pam Tickell
Writer Jim Allen
Designer Peter Caldwell
Director Christopher McMaster
Producer H.V. Kershaw
Previous episode 12th April 1965
Next episode 19th April 1965


Piggott asks Elsie for a date but she turns him down. Val’s offended when Uncle Albert tells her that she’s put a bit of weight on since having the twins. Len goes to Blackburn on business. He calls in a local pub for a pint but finds the locals very unfriendly and has second thoughts about working there. Ken suggests to Val they should look at moving away and buying a semi-detached house now they’ve got twins but Val says she’d rather stay where they are where they’ve plenty of friends. Len tells Piggott that the Blackburn deal is off. Piggott calls in the Yard and tells Jerry how Len’s not only let him down but he’s let Jerry down too.


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  • TV Times synopsis: The inhabitants of the Street take a good look at themselves
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 9,070,000 homes (1st place)
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