Episode 562
Production code P228/562
ITV transmission date 2nd May 1966 (Monday)
Stories by Harry Driver
Leslie Duxbury
Writer Susan Pleat
Designer Alan Price
Director Richard Argent
Executive Producer H.V. Kershaw
Producer Peter Eckersley
Previous episode 27th April 1966
Next episode 4th May 1966


Ena is accused of not paying for two tins of salmon at 4/6 each. The Store Manager saw her put them in her basket. Minnie realises Ena is confused and refuses to leave her side. The police are called in and charge an upset Ena with shoplifting. Elsie's endowment policy expires and she has £50. Val persuades her to use the money to decorate. Ena makes the police search the Vestry and No.5 to prove she's not a thief. Elsie tries out different wallpapers for Val and Lucille's approval. Jed breaks the news of Ena's arrest. Ena tells Elsie that she's innocent. Jerry defends Ena when Annie and Hilda gossip about her. Ken make arrangements to take Ena to the court hearing. Elsie worries what will happen in court. Ken tells the gossips that Ena plans to plead not guilty. Minnie and Ena worry about what will happen at court.


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