Leanne puts on an act and apologises to Maria and invites her and Nick to her belated birthday booze-up. Maria's taken in and agrees to go. Gail's upset at the thought of Nick moving to Nottingham. Candice is excited when Audrey suggests that when Maria's gone she might be promoted. Dev arrives back from his hospital tests. Sunita's sympathetic wanting to know how it's gone but Maya makes it clear that she's just the girl who works in the corner shop and should keep her nose out. Frankie shows Danny the details of some big houses in Cheshire that she wants to look at. Danny pretends to be keen to keep her quiet. Shelley realises that Liz must have been the gossip regarding Sunita's suspected pregnancy. Sunita makes dig at Liz, who's suitably embarrassed. Nick, Maria, Candice, Jason and Tyrone attend Leanne's birthday meal. Leanne spends all evening winding Maria up and driving a wedge between her and Nick. Audrey's excited about the unveiling of Alf's memorial fountain due to take place at 6.00pm tomorrow evening at the Town Hall gardens. Deirdre tips off Emily, Blanche, Rita and Norris about the ceremony. Leanne's delighted when her plan works and Maria finally flips and storms out.
- Maria Sutherland - Samia Ghadie
- Leanne Battersby - Jane Danson
- Rita Sullivan - Barbara Knox
- Norris Cole - Malcolm Hebden
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- Gail Platt - Helen Worth
- Sunita Parekh - Shobna Gulati
- Dev Alahan - Jimmi Harkishin
- Maya Sharma - Sasha Behar
- Candice Stowe - Nikki Sanderson
- Nick Tilsley - Adam Rickitt
- Frankie Baldwin - Debra Stephenson
- Danny Baldwin - Bradley Walsh
- Shelley Unwin - Sally Lindsay
- Liz McDonald - Beverley Callard
- Jason Grimshaw - Ryan Thomas
- Tyrone Dobbs - Alan Halsall
- Deirdre Rachid - Anne Kirkbride
- Jack Duckworth - William Tarmey
- Mike Baldwin - Johnny Briggs
- Blanche Hunt - Maggie Jones
- Betty Williams - Betty Driver
- Emily Bishop - Eileen Derbyshire
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 7 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- 8 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- Corner Shop
- 15a Coronation Street - Living room
- The Kabin
- This episode was transmitted at 6.30pm to allow for coverage of the Euro 2004 football championship final.
- Frankie Baldwin refers to Danny's ex-wife as "Christine" rather than the later established Carol.
- TV Times synopsis: Leanne continues her campaign to destroy Nick and Maria's relationship; Sunita is on tenterhooks as Maya takes Dev to hospital; and Frankie realises Mike wants Danny to work rather than going house-hunting with her.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 7,080,000 viewers (25th place). This was the lowest-rated episode of the year.
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