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Episode 5444
Episode 5444
Production code P694/5444
ITV transmission date 19th February 2003 (Wednesday)
Script editor Gareth Philips
Jane Hudson
Story editor Colin Steven
Story associates Mark Bickerton
Josie Burke
Nazrin Choudhury
Bryan Kirkwood
David Millard
Writer Catherine Hayes
Designer Julian Perkins
Director Oliver Horsbrugh
Executive Producer Carolyn Reynolds
Producer Kieran Roberts
Previous episode 17th February 2003
Next episode 21st February 2003


Steve is still unhappy about Karen and Joe's relationship. He tells Karen to keep it to strictly work. The factory girls continue to goad both Steve and Karen. Gail and Richard tell David and Sarah that they're going to buy a bigger house. David is pleased. Sarah doesn't want to move away from Todd. Peter talks to Ken about having children. Ken thinks he means with Shelley and tells Shelley that Peter wants a family. Shelley is pleased. Tracy starts work for Lucy. She talks to Tracy about to her about the father of her baby but doesn't mention that it's Peter. Ashley goes over to No.4 to get some toys for Joshua. He can't bring himself to go in alone and grabs Richard who's passing and insists that he come in with him. Richard goes into a cold sweat in the house. Emma and Mick who are passing, notice that Richard seems visibly shaken. Candice wants to know if Sarah is going to visit Ade or not but Sarah won't say. Richard is delighted that when he's offered the full asking price on one of the flats. Peter tries to talk to Lucy about the baby but she insists that she wants to bring it up alone. Peter shocks Lucy by asking her to marry him and saying that he wants them to be a family.


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  • This episode was transmitted at 7.00pm to allow for coverage of Champions League football later in the evening.
  • TV Times synopsis: Peter makes an important decision; Fred grows more concerned over Ashley and Joshua; and Gail and Richard discuss their plans with David and Sarah.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 12,960,000 viewers (7th place).
February 2003 episodes
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