Mike is glad that Don is dead. Fred decides to get on with his life and forget Maureen. He tells everyone that they dissolved the marriage by mutual consent. Mavis bids an emotional farewell to her friends, Rita and The Kabin as she and Beauty leave for Cartmel. Ken tells Deirdre that he saw Jon serving at the tie shop. She feels that he must have made a mistake and accuses him of trying to cause trouble. Rita doesn't know how she going to replace Mavis. Percy is puzzled when someone pins his medals onto his pyjamas. Deirdre goes to the airport and confronts Jon in the tie shop. She tells him that she never wants to see him again.
- Gail Platt - Helen Worth
- Martin Platt - Sean Wilson
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Ken Barlow - William Roache
- Toyah Battersby - Georgia Taylor
- Leanne Battersby - Jane Danson
- Deirdre Rachid - Anne Kirkbride
- Alma Baldwin - Amanda Barrie
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Maud Grimes - Elizabeth Bradley
- Fred Elliott - John Savident
- Betty Williams - Betty Driver
- Judy Mallett - Gaynor Faye
- Katie Mallett - Lucy Whipday
- Rita Sullivan - Barbara Knox
- Mavis Wilton - Thelma Barlow
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- Percy Sugden - Bill Waddington
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- Corner Shop
- The Kabin
- Rosamund Street
- Roy's Rolls
- 17a Victoria Street - Living room/kitchen
- No. 4 Montreal House, Weatherfield Quays - Living room/kitchen
- Manchester Airport - "Tie 'n' Fly"
- Final appearance of Thelma Barlow as Mavis Wilton.
- TV Times synopsis: Mavis leaves the Street. Ken decides it's time Deirdre learnt the truth about Jon.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 16,140,000 viewers (5th place - combined figure including repeat).
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