Tom Casey looks round the garage with a view to buying it. Jenny celebrates her eighteenth birthday. She is surprised when Mike gives her £30 to buy a present. Tom offers £18,000 cash to Gail. Kevin is annoyed that Gail didn't offer him the garage. Mavis invites Emily to join the dinner party. Percy assumes that he's invited too. Dawn Prescott turns up at the shop with a friend, Lynne Nelson, as a witness. She accuses Alan of trying to rape her and tells him that she knows what he's up to. Dawn threatens to sue Alan for sexual harassment. He tells her that she hasn't got a case and sacks her. Emily is annoyed that she's just making up the numbers at the Wiltons' dinner party. Percy is upset that he isn't invited. Kevin tells Gail that he'd like to make an offer for the garage. She gives him twenty-four hours to match Tom's offer. Dawn tells Rita that Alan tried to rape her. Rita refuses to believe her and throws her out of The Kabin. Dawn tells her to ask Alan why he gets letters and phone calls for Len Fairclough. Rita is stunned.


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  • Jenny Bradley celebrates her 18th birthday on this date, instead of the established 15th February.
  • TV Times synopsis: Kevin is on his guard when a stranger announces he's got an appointment to see Gail about the garage. And on Jenny’s 18th birthday, Alan brushes aside memories of a sticky situation, until Dawn makes it clear she's not going to let it pass.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 23,670,000 viewers (2nd place - combined figure including repeat).

Notable dialogue

Dawn Prescott: "You're a bastard Alan Bradley, a lying, scheming sod."

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