Episode 603
Production code P228/603
ITV transmission date 21st September 1966 (Wednesday)
Stories by Harry Driver
Susan Pleat
Leslie Duxbury
Writer Geoffrey Lancashire
Designer Peter Caldwell
Director Richard Argent
Producer H.V. Kershaw
Previous episode 19th September 1966
Next episode 26th September 1966


The Public Health man calls at the shop and takes a sample of the potted meat. David throws the rest of the meat away. Jack throws out the Rovers' pies. Jed has a phone call from friend Spider Webb in Liverpool, telling him that the police are after him. He plans to disappear but wants to say goodbye to Minnie. Customers stay away from the shop and Irma blames Len. Ena and Minnie are told to rest in bed for a few days. Jed realises that he can't leave the area with Minnie ill in bed.


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  • The Public Health Man's visit to the Corner Shop occurred off-screen and the character was not seen.
  • TV Times synopsis: Councillor Fairclough takes official action and Jed receives a warning
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 7,750,000 homes (2nd place).
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