Episode 72
Production code P228/72
ITV transmission date 21st August 1961 (Monday)
Serial editor H.V. Kershaw
Writer Barbara Clegg
Designer Denis Parkin
Director Max Morgan-Witts
Producer Derek Granger
Previous episode 16th August 1961
Next episode 23rd August 1961


Elsie stops the convulsions and is reconciled with Linda. Harry and Concepta sort out their honeymoon. Emily's father has a serious talk with her - he wants to know why she isn't married. When he tells her that he's going to find her a husband she tells him she's going out with Swindley. Ken is torn between Val, Surrey and the memory of Marian Lund. Mr Nugent calls on Swindley for a private talk.


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  • TV Times: Sometimes they're happy, sometimes they're sad. But whatever their mood, the people of Coronation Street are Britain's next door neighbours (This generic synopsis did not appear in all regional editions)
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 5,520,000 homes (7th place).
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