Episode 4970
Episode 4970
Production code P694/4970
ITV transmission date 19th January 2001 (Friday)
Script editor Nick Malmholt
Story editor Nick West
Story associates Kathleen Beedles
Darren Fairhurst
Daran Little
Writer David Lane
Designer Julian Perkins
Director David Kester
Executive Producer Jane Macnaught
Previous episode 17th January 2001
Next episode 21st January 2001


Maria tells Tyrone she has a rash. Danny volunteers to do more decorating but Sally is not keen; the sooner the house is finished, the sooner Danny will expect them to move. Maxine and Ashley take more time off work to sleep with each other. Mike and Duggie plan to encourage families into the Rovers to increase profits. Les starts work with Street Cars but disappears for hours after picking up an attractive woman passenger. Todd has difficulty with his homework. Eileen tells him to go and see Charlie for help but she slams the door in his face. Eileen then confronts Charlie and calls her a drunk and stuck-up. Charlie retaliates but Dennis manages to drag Eileen away before any serious damage is done. Danny has an estate agent round to look at Sally's house. He remains keen to sell quickly but Sally is less than sure.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Les disappears on his first day at work, and Charlie falls out with the neighbours.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 14,480,000 viewers (6th place).
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