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The Barlows close the Post Office. Elsie worries about Jed leading Dennis astray. Fred Nuttall corners Dennis in the Rovers when he realises he's been swindled. Dennis tells him the police are around as the socks were stolen. Ena is repaid her £15 leaving Minnie with £5. Jed wants to put a fruit machine in Gamma Garments. Annie provides a cheeseboard in the bar. Elsie warns Ken to be careful with Jackie. He tells her it's nothing to do with her. Emily's sister, Joan Corrie tells her that their father has had a stroke.


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Guest cast


  • TV Times synopsis: A statue, a flanker, and the biggest floating gambler in the Street
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 9,000,000 homes (1st place).

Notable dialogue

Ena Sharples: "If a workin' man went abroad when I was in me prime, he either went to get shot at, convert the 'eathen or emigrate."

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