Frankie and Jamie intend to leave for Spain tomorrow to start their new life. Jason tells Sarah that although the baby could be his he intends to have nothing to do with it. Sarah's appalled by his attitude. Betty's put out when Steve suggests she's too old to work New Year's Eve. Jamie tells Violet he'll send her money for the baby but she's insistent that she doesn't need his money. Knowing Michelle's supposed to be going to a New Year's Eve party with Sonny Dhillon, Steve gets Liz to tell Michelle she has to work that night. Cilla tells a stunned Les and Yana she knows about their affair, that she's not got cancer and she's going to Florida with Chesney. Eileen names the baby Holly and forces Jason to push her in the buggy. Vernon makes a dig at Jamie and Frankie's relationship. Jamie loses his rag and punches Vernon. Frankie realises she doesn't want to be with Jamie anymore. Les begs Cilla to forgive him but it falls on deaf ears. Cilla's shocked when Chesney refuses to go with her, he's upset and hurt that she lied to him pretending she was dying. Cilla leaves for the airport in a taxi.
- Cilla Battersby-Brown - Wendi Peters
- Fiz Brown - Jennie McAlpine
- Jamie Baldwin - Rupert Hill
- Frankie Baldwin - Debra Stephenson
- Jason Grimshaw - Ryan Thomas
- Sarah Platt - Tina O'Brien
- Sean Tully - Antony Cotton
- Betty Williams - Betty Driver
- Michelle Connor - Kym Ryder
- Violet Wilson - Jenny Platt
- Steve McDonald - Simon Gregson
- Eileen Grimshaw - Sue Cleaver
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Kirk Sutherland - Andrew Whyment
- Les Battersby-Brown - Bruce Jones
- Liz McDonald - Beverley Callard
- Vernon Tomlin - Ian Reddington
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Rita Sullivan - Barbara Knox
- Norris Cole - Malcolm Hebden
- Chesney Battersby-Brown - Sam Aston
- Paul Connor - Sean Gallagher
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public, back room and hallway
- 5 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 7 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 11 Coronation Street - Back room and kitchen
- The Kabin
- This episode was transmitted at 8.30pm.
- Renny Krupinski was credited as the Fight Arranger on this episode.
- TV Times synopsis: Cilla announces to Les that he won't be accompanying her on her dream trip - but when he pleads with her to reconsider in light of her illness, she's forced to reveal her deception. Meanwhile, single mum Sarah is infuriated by Jason's attitude toward the baby.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 9,740,000 viewers (7th place).
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