As Sally starts her last week at the Corner Shop, she worries that Alf has forgotten as he hasn't said anything about someone replacing her. Phil tells Deirdre that Ken went to the police about him and that they didn't take any action. Alma worries about Mike and Jackie's relationship. Kevin determines to speak to Alf but Sally gets him to back down. After securing an order, Mike returns from Harrogate a day early but Alma is cold towards him. Don is surprised to give Marie and Jamie Ramsden a lift. Marie tells him that Eddie Ramsden has left them. He pays the fare for her, thinking she's hard up after seeing the block of flats where she lives. Deirdre is amused when Tracy has her first boyfriend - schoolboy Graham Egerton. Ken uses an old student contact, Linda Patterson in the cuttings library, to find out about Phil. Alf assures Sally that he'll keep her job open for her whilst she's on maternity. He plans to get Audrey to take over - though she doesn't know it yet. Ken doesn't find anything out. Alec tells Ken that the tax man is after Phil. Alma tells Mike that she wants him to resign from Ingram's.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Alma has a solution to overcome her jealousy of Jackie. Ken makes progress in his investigation of Phil.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 17,980,000 viewers (3rd place - combined figure including repeat).
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