Lisa is upset when Terry forgets her birthday. Curly buys a six-inch reflector telescope and is certain that Kimberley will grow to love it. Mike is impressed that Angie sold all her T-shirts in one night. Tracy pushes Deirdre to get a social life. Lisa has a new hairdo to cheer herself up and tells everyone that Terry sent her a wonderful card. Doug impresses Deirdre with his Jaguar and gets her to go to Cheshire for a drink. Lisa decides to have a good time and goes for a meal with Des. Curly is thrilled when Angie takes an interest in his observatory and the telescope. She is impressed by his knowledge. Des upsets Lisa by buying her a birthday cake. She tells him about Terry forgetting her and how she feels that she is in a prison. Vera is furious to discover that Lisa has gone out with Des.


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  • This episode features an extended version of the theme music over shots of the Street in the morning and Lisa Duckworth collecting her post.
  • Despite being shown in the Rovers Return bar, Angie Freeman is shown in the next scene walking downstairs in a new outfit into a row between Curly Watts and Kimberley Taylor, even though the scenes are supposedly happening at the same time.
  • TV Times synopsis: Is Lisa Duckworth going to have a happy birthday?
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 20,170,000 viewers (3rd place - combined figure including repeat).
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