Dennis and Janice talk about the state Les was in the night before. Les skives off work. Toyah tells Les that he has to get on with life without Janice. He scrounges a free breakfast out of her at the café. Geena is disappointed when Dev refuses to spend Christmas with their families. Vera has a go at Curly in the pub. Emma is stunned and angry when Curly tells her that he knew Jack and Vera were hiding Terry. Dev tries to talk to Curly about planning permission and upsets him by saying he will make it worth his while. Dennis buys Janice chocolates and they are very happy together. Terry phones Vera as Emma calls round to see her. Emma is suspicious and tells Vera and Tyrone that they could all go to prison for harbouring a criminal. Emma then tells them they have no choice but to go to the Police. Gail tells Molly about Richard keeping his second marriage secret. Molly tries to reassure Gail.
- Gail Platt - Helen Worth
- David Platt - Jack P. Shepherd
- Sarah Platt - Tina O'Brien
- Janice Battersby - Vicky Entwistle
- Dennis Stringer - Charles Dale
- Les Battersby - Bruce Jones
- Toyah Battersby - Georgia Taylor
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Tyrone Dobbs - Alan Halsall
- Emma Watts - Angela Lonsdale
- Curly Watts - Kevin Kennedy
- Dev Alahan - Jimmi Harkishin
- Molly Hardcastle - Jacqueline Kington
- Matt Ramsden - Stephen Beckett
- Geena Gregory - Jennifer James
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 5 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 8 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 9 Coronation Street - Back room/kitchen and hallway
- Corner Shop
- Rosamund Street Medical Centre - Reception
- Roy's Rolls
- Chapman Street flat - Living room and kitchen
- No episode was broadcast on Wednesday 5th December due to coverage of Champions League football.
- TV Times synopsis: Emma gives Vera an ultimatum. Gail decides that her relationship with Richard is over.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 15,370,000 viewers (4th place - combined figure including repeat).
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