Curly asks Tina out but she rejects him. Deirdre decides not to resign but stick things out. Tina urges Curly to go to the banger-racing so she can watch Mark. Alma lays on a romantic meal. Mike toasts her with champagne. Deirdre attends a Planning Committee meeting but Councillor Steve Rafferty asks that Deirdre leaves the meeting, calling her a mole. The rest of the committee backs him so Deirdre leaves but under protest. Alma feeds Mike oysters. Their romantic session is ruined when she is sick. He leaves her to have an early night. Tina dumps Curly for Mark but he's not interested. Sally shows off her driving ability in the banger. Committee secretary, Wendy Crozier, meets Ken in his car and tells him that Deirdre left the meeting and also gives him a copy of the minutes.
- Alf Roberts - Bryan Mosley
- Percy Sugden - Bill Waddington
- Sally Webster - Sally Whittaker
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- Alma Sedgewick - Amanda Barrie
- Gail Tilsley - Helen Worth
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Deirdre Barlow - Anne Kirkbride
- Jenny Bradley - Sally Ann Matthews
- Tina Fowler - Michelle Holmes
- Ivy Brennan - Lynne Perrie
- Martin Platt - Sean Wilson
- Kevin Webster - Michael Le Vell
- Mark Casey - Stuart Wolfenden
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Phyllis Pearce - Jill Summers
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Curly Watts - Kevin Kennedy
- Tracy Barlow - Dawn Acton
- Christine Carter - Tara Moran
- George Burgess - Max Mason
- Steve Rafferty - Ian Hastings
- Wendy Crozier - Roberta Kerr
- Committee Chairman - Claude Powell
- Coronation Street
- 1 Coronation Street - Back room, kitchen and hallway
- Corner Shop
- Jim's Cafe
- Jim's Cafe flat - Living room/kitchen
- Casey's Garage
- Weatherfield Town Hall - Boardroom and exterior
- Unknown location in Weatherfield
- First appearance of Wendy Crozier.
- The cafe flat makes its first appearance in this episode, twelve years after the cafe debuted in the programme.
- TV Times synopsis: Deirdre is threatening Ken with her resignation from the council - unless he tells her who is acting as his source of information. And whilst Kevin and Mark look forward to taking their banger on its test-drive, Tina is using the occasion to engineer a spot of romance.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 18,090,000 viewers (1st place - combined figure including repeat).
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