Tina's drunk as she climbs in Jason's van and starts the engine. She drives a few inches and clips David on the arm. He wrestles the keys from her telling she's too drunk to drive but Tina screams at him to stay away from her. The dress rehearsal for the panto takes place. Claire chastises Sean for being late. Nick phones Audrey. He tells her that he's in Manchester, he's checked into a hotel and he'll see her in morning. Sophie's baptism takes place. Sophie makes a speech saying how much she loves her parents. Kevin's visibly moved. Tina heads into town by herself. She finds a bar and sits and broods about Jason. Nick sidles over and starts to chat her up. Tina finds him attractive. Unwittingly Nick tells Tina how he's been summonsed by his gran to try and stop his mum from marrying her latest idiot of a boyfriend. At Sophie's baptism party, Emily gives her a silver cross necklace as a present. Sophie's touched. Sally puts the baptism photos on the TV screen. She accidentally flicks on to one of her and Kevin in Paris. Molly's gutted realising that's where Kevin spent the weekend. Nick and Tina kiss but Tina pulls away and leaves feeling guilty.
- Tyrone Dobbs - Alan Halsall
- Molly Dobbs - Vicky Binns
- Sean Tully - Antony Cotton
- Tina McIntyre - Michelle Keegan
- Claire Peacock - Julia Haworth
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- David Platt - Jack P. Shepherd
- Sally Webster - Sally Whittaker
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Sophie Webster - Brooke Vincent
- Ryan Connor - Ben Thompson
- Becky McDonald - Katherine Kelly
- Steve McDonald - Simon Gregson
- Liz McDonald - Beverley Callard
- John Stape - Graeme Hawley
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Bill Webster - Peter Armitage
- Sian Powers - Sacha Parkinson
- Pam Hobsworth - Kate Anthony
- Nick Tilsley - Ben Price
- Jesse Chadwick - John Thomson
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public and back room
- 4 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- Rosamund Street
- Victoria Street
- Unnamed church - Interior
- Unknown bar in Manchester - Interior and exterior
- First appearance of Ben Price as Nick Tilsley. When the character last appeared on 11th July 2004, he was played by Adam Rickitt.
- Lloyd Mullaney (Craig Charles) is credited but doesn't appear.
- TV Times synopsis: A drunken Tina is chatted up by a handsome stranger; and Sophie's baptism brings Kevin and Sally closer, with their Parisian holiday snaps leaving Molly stunned.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 9,710,000 viewers (joint 7th place with the 7.30pm episode).
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