Episode 4590
Episode 4590
Production code P694/4590
ITV transmission date 7th April 1999 (Wednesday)
Script editor Pamela Woods
Story editor David Lane
Story associates Di Burrows
Steve Hughes
Mariam Vossough
Nick West
Writer Phil Ford
Designer Julian Perkins
Director Terry Dyddgen-Jones
Executive Producer Carolyn Reynolds
Producer David Hanson
Previous episode 5th April 1999
Next episode 9th April 1999


Gary starts his window cleaning round. Alma is thrilled when Hayley asks her to be her Matron of Honour. Les refuses to let Toyah and Janice attend Hayley's wedding as he thinks that she's a freak. Curly feels guilty when he finds Tyrone sleeping round by his bins. Tyrone explains that Jackie is back in prison after assaulting his dad's girlfriend. Curly promises him 50p for each trolley he can locate in nearby streets and bring back. Alma is told to attend a training seminar in Birmingham. It clashes with the rag trade ball. Leanne goes to the private clinic and is counselled by Miss Dalton about the operation. Alma tells Mike that she can't go to the ball with him.


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  • This episode was broadcast at 7.00pm to allow for coverage of Champions League football.
  • TV Times synopsis: Mike seizes an opportunity. Nick and Leanne make sad preparations.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 13,860,000 viewers (7th place - combined figure including repeat).
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