Hayley feels her needs won't be met through fostering. Maxine wears Ashley out with her sexual demands as she focuses on getting pregnant. He seeks refuge in the Butcher's Shop to sleep. He feels he can't keep up. Janice tries to matchmake between Eileen and Dennis but he drags his heels. Geena buys Linda a pregnancy testing kit. She is relieved when it's negative. Rita asks Anthony to keep her out of any decision he makes about Isabel's nursing home. He tells Amanda that thanks to her complaining to George Docherty he may have to move Isabel out of the home. Dennis accuses Janice of trying to get him off with Eileen because she feels guilt for dumping him for Les. She tells him that Eileen does genuinely like him. Hayley agrees to foster but warns Roy that she won't rule out adopting. Liz tells Jim she's been missing him for ages and it broke her heart to hear he was with Gwen. Eileen is pleased when Dennis seeks her out to say he'd like to go out with her. Liz stuns Jim by proposing marriage, saying she doesn't want to lose him again. He says "yes".
- Betty Williams - Betty Driver
- Geena Gregory - Jennifer James
- Edna Miller - Joan Kempson
- Liz McDonald - Beverley Callard
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Linda Baldwin - Jacqueline Pirie
- Rita Sullivan - Barbara Knox
- Anthony Stephens - John Quayle
- Hayley Cropper - Julie Hesmondhalgh
- Roy Cropper - David Neilson
- Ashley Peacock - Steven Arnold
- Maxine Peacock - Tracy Shaw
- Janice Battersby - Vicky Entwistle
- Eileen Grimshaw - Sue Cleaver
- Dennis Stringer - Charles Dale
- Les Battersby - Bruce Jones
- Fred Elliott - John Savident
- Jim McDonald - Charles Lawson
- Rosie Webster - Helen Flanagan
- Sophie Webster - Emma Woodward
- Bethany Platt - Amy & Emily Walton
- Coronation Street exterior
- Rovers Return Inn - Public and back room
- 5 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- Rosamund Street
- Victoria Street
- Elliott & Son
- 16a Victoria Street - Living room/kitchen
- Anthony Stephens' house - Kitchen and dining area
- Strangeways Jail - Visiting room
- First appearance of Sophie Webster since 4th August 2000.
- TV Times synopsis: Liz stuns Jim with a shocking proposal. Dennis and Eileen hit it off.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 15,240,000 viewers (5th place - combined figure including repeat).
Liz McDonald: "If there were a championship for burning bridges I'd have a roomful of gold medals."
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