Karen is still annoyed with Janice for not sharing her winnings, making her feel guilty. Vera tells Jack and Tyrone they have to start pulling their weight regarding housework. Sarah is back in the Internet chatroom talking to TJ, she really likes him. Sheila Hayes visits Wayne. She has a cut on her lip. Wayne says Alex must have hit her but Sheila tries to deny it. Wayne asks Roy and Hayley if his mum can come and live with them. They explain that there isn't room. Wayne makes his mum promise to phone if she has any more problems with Alex. Sarah emails TJ asking if they could meet up. She is frustrated when he doesn't reply. Alma's cousin Richard calls round to see Audrey. Rita tells Anthony that she won't be coming to New Zealand with him as she thinks it's too soon after Isabel's death and he needs time on his own. Anthony disagrees and shocks Rita by proposing to her. Rita says she can't just rush into marriage and needs time to think. Anthony leaves upset and saying he may never come back. Rita is devastated. Janice decides that she doesn't want to lose Karen as a friend so gives her half of the winnings. Karen gives it her back - they're good friends again.
- Roy Cropper - David Neilson
- Anthony Stephens - John Quayle
- Rita Sullivan - Barbara Knox
- Janice Battersby - Vicky Entwistle
- Karen McDonald - Suranne Jones
- Les Battersby - Bruce Jones
- Vera Duckworth - Elizabeth Dawn
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Maria Sutherland - Samia Ghadie
- Tyrone Dobbs - Alan Halsall
- Gail Platt - Helen Worth
- Hayley Cropper - Julie Hesmondhalgh
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Sarah Platt - Tina O'Brien
- Betty Williams - Betty Driver
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- Richard Hillman - Brian Capron
- Steve McDonald - Simon Gregson
- Coronation Street
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 8 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 9 Coronation Street - Back room/kitchen
- 10a Coronation Street - Living room and kitchen
- The Kabin
- 16a Victoria Street - Living room/kitchen
- 5 Grasmere Drive - Living room
- Final appearance of John Quayle as Anthony Stephens.
- TV Times synopsis: A heartbroken Rita bids farewell to Anthony, and Vera and Maria go on strike.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 11,090,000 viewers (7th place).
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