It's Sally's first day working at the bookies. Peter tells her that she's got the job permanently. She is ecstatic and she and Kevin decide to go out for dinner that night. Richard is finding it tricky to lie about the car. Rosie is apprehensive about starting at Weatherfield Comprehensive. David winds her up even more with a couple of horror stories. Kevin manages to calm her down. Karen's job isn't going well at all. She falls out with the other shop assistant, Chloe Bebbington, and gets a telling-off from her boss, Jay Rodgers, for using her mobile during shop hours. Karen continues to pretend to Janice and Fiz that the job is great and that she meets loads of celebrities. Dev gets Sunita to lie to one of his girlfriends. Sunita suddenly becomes aware that she fancies Dev herself. Kevin gives Tyrone the radio back as he thinks it's far too generous a present for Tyrone to afford. Richard manages to sell one of the flats at The Ridings but only for £65,000. Kevin and Sally have a lovely evening and really enjoy each other's company. They kiss but then the moment is spoiled by Sally who says she will sleep with him so long as there are no strings attached. Kevin is hurt and storms out of the house.


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  • TV Times synopsis: Karen is digging herself into deeper holes at home and at work. Sally is in high spirits, but Kevin's plans for a return to romance aren't going quite as he hoped.
  • Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 10,430,000 viewers (4th place).
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