Gail and Martin have an awkward wedding anniversary, trying to put on a show for the children. Vera worries when Mrs Wilberforce, a prospective buyer, looks around the Park Road B&B. Needing a mechanic, Kevin takes Sam on as an apprentice. Tyrone is disturbed to discover that he used to be a stripper and is uphappy when Maria chats to him. Audrey tells Gail she's doing the right thing pressing for a divorce. Mrs Wilberforce likes the B&B so Tyrone and Maria pose as dissatisfied boarders in order to change her mind, much to Vera's delight. Toyah finds Phil Simmonds begging in the precinct. She buys him lunch and determines to get Duggie back for evicting him. Hayley decides to give up work if they're given a baby to adopt. Karen and Bobbie decide to both go after Harvey, agreeing that there are no rules. Gail and Martin are horrified when Sarah overhears them talking about divorcing. They try to comfort her but she is devastated.
- Gail Platt - Helen Worth
- Martin Platt - Sean Wilson
- David Platt - Jack P. Shepherd
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Tyrone Dobbs - Alan Halsall
- Maria Sutherland - Samia Ghadie
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- Sam Kingston - Scott Wright
- Dennis Stringer - Charles Dale
- Janice Battersby - Vicky Entwistle
- Dev Alahan - Jimmi Harkishin
- Duggie Ferguson - John Bowe
- Geena Gregory - Jennifer James
- Bobbi Lewis - Naomi Russell
- Karen Phillips - Suranne Jones
- Toyah Battersby - Georgia Taylor
- Hayley Cropper - Julie Hesmondhalgh
- Roy Cropper - David Neilson
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Sarah Platt - Tina O'Brien
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 8 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- Roy's Rolls
- 16a Victoria Street - Living room/kitchen
- Park Road B&B - Living room, dining area and hallway
- This episode was transmitted at 9.50pm to allow for coverage of Champions League football.
- TV Times synopsis: Sarah overhears her parents' news. Toyah makes a shocking discovery about Phil.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 11,540,000 viewers (9th place - combined figure including repeat).
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