|ITV transmission date||8th August 1966 (Monday)|
|Stories by|| Harry Driver|
|Previous episode||3rd August 1966|
|Next episode||10th August 1966|
Albert and Jack prepare for their regimental reunion dinner. Dennis is starved of food in Jed's bedroom. George Dickinson tells Jerry a divorce will not be easy. Irma helps Annie out with the bar while Jack is away with Albert. Jed and Irma kid Dennis that Elsie is distraught with worry. Albert and Jack get drunk. Jack picks a fight with Colonel Arkinstall - Annie's sponsor's husband. Sheila waits at the bus station for the last bus.
- Jack Walker - Arthur Leslie
- Annie Walker - Doris Speed
- Elsie Tanner - Patricia Phoenix
- Dennis Tanner - Philip Lowrie
- Jed Stone - Kenneth Cope
- Albert Tatlock - Jack Howarth
- Sheila Birtles - Eileen Mayers
- Jerry Booth - Graham Haberfield
- Irma Barlow - Sandra Gough
- Stan Ogden - Bernard Youens
- The regimental reunion took place off-screen and therefore Colonel Arkinstall was an unseen character.
- TV Times synopsis: In which Jack and Albert polish their medals and become Old Contemptibles
- Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 6,650,000 homes (2nd place).
|August 1966 episodes|
|Mon 1st • Wed 3rd • Mon 8th • Wed 10th • Mon 15th
Wed 17th • Mon 22nd • Wed 24th • Mon 29th • Wed 31st