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Episode 81 (20th September 1961)

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Episode 81
Production code P228/81
ITV transmission date 20th September 1961 (Wednesday)
Serial editor H.V. Kershaw
Writer Johnny Whyte
Designer Denis Parkin
Director Richard Everitt
Producer Derek Granger
Previous episode 18th September 1961
Next episode 25th September 1961


Jed takes over Dennis' job at the Orinoco Club when Dennis becomes Assistant Manager and a talent scout. Ken gets the Surrey job but realises he'll have to give it up to stay with Frank. Val tells him not to be so noble. The drayman Fred Clark tries to con Jack out of two dozen bottles of beer. When he threatens Jack, Bill Gregory throws him out of the Rovers. Jean surprises herself by chatting Jed up. Ken tells Frank he didn't get the job. Not realising the sacrifice that he's made for him, Frank tells Ken he's disappointed in his lack of ability.


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