Peter goes to the hospital to see Lucy. At first she refuses to see him but as the baby starts to arrive she realises she's glad of the support. Ciaran borrows the window cleaner's ladder and enters Sunita's bedroom via the window. Sunita thinks it's funny. Dev is not impressed. Curly visits Les in prison. Curly explains to Les that he and Emma are moving away because Emma has been promoted. Les tells Curly that wherever they go he will find them and get his revenge on Emma and Mick. Peter helps to deliver the baby. Lucy has a baby boy. Both Peter and Lucy are very proud. Steve is trying to track down Karen but still to no avail. Eileen feels sorry for him. Curly arrives home and tells Emma about Les's ranting and raving. Emma wants to know if Les issued any threats. Curly lies and says not. Peter arrives back from the hospital. Ciaran quietly congratulates him on becoming a father. Peter feels really confused about his feelings towards Lucy, the baby and Shelley.
- Peter Barlow - Chris Gascoyne
- Ciaran McCarthy - Keith Duffy
- Shelley Unwin - Sally Lindsay
- Eileen Grimshaw - Sue Cleaver
- Bev Unwin - Susie Blake
- Betty Williams - Betty Driver
- Steve McDonald - Simon Gregson
- Lucy Barlow - Katy Carmichael
- Dev Alahan - Jimmi Harkishin
- Sunita Parekh - Shobna Gulati
- Curly Watts - Kevin Kennedy
- Emma Watts - Angela Lonsdale
- Tracy Preston - Kate Ford
- Les Battersby - Bruce Jones
- Linda Rogerson - Alison Burrows
- Helen Wilder - Jacqueline Naylor
- Pete Crew - Mark J Pepper (Credited as "Mark Pepper")
- Prison Officer - Ged Mulherin
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public, back room and hallway
- 7 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 15a Coronation Street - Living room
- Street Cars
- Weatherfield General - Maternity unit and corridor
- Strangeways Jail - Visiting room
- This episode features the birth and first appearance of the character of Simon Barlow, however he wouldn't get his first credit until 29th October 2008 when Alex Bain took over the role as a regular.
- TV Times synopsis: Peter is desperate to be with Lucy for the birth of their child. Curly's prison visit to Les ends in recrimination.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 10,350,000 viewers (6th place).
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