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Denise is relieved when Ken arrives at the hospital to help. Vera is suspicious when Jack keeps fielding phone calls for Cliff. She suspects the caller of being Jack's fancy woman. Mavis fears for Derek's health when he takes up jogging. Nicky is impressed when Martin gives him a United team shirt. Gail is thrilled by the way he's making an effort. Bet is upset when Vicky turns down her offer of an eighteenth birthday party at the Rovers. Derek falls for a salesman's patter and buys an electronic blood pressure monitor. Jack is thumped by a man who mistakes him for Cliff. Denise feels she can't continue. She and Ken forgive each other for the things they've said. Vera lays into Jack over his black eye, certain it's from a vengeful husband. Andy gives Vicky a driving lesson in his car. Derek's blood pressure goes up every time he uses the monitor. The McDonalds celebrate their twenty-first wedding anniversary with a trip to see The Phantom of the Opera. Jack refuses to take the rap for Cliff but Cliff swears he doesn't know who the man was. Ken and Denise celebrate the birth of their son.


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  • First appearance of Daniel Osbourne.
  • TV Times synopsis: There are strange goings on at number 9. Who is making the mystery phone calls, and what is Jack up to with Vera's best stewing steak?
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 18,620,000 viewers (2nd place - combined figure including repeat).
  • The ITV3 repeat of this episode on 5th March 2020 was transmitted without any cuts.
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