Keith starts his paper round. Audrey persuades him to meet her for a drink later. Danny and Leanne arrive in the Rovers to find Frankie and Jamie already there. Liz confides in Deirdre how much she likes Vernon and hopes he's "the one". Diggory sacks Liz for letting her love life get in the way of her job. Frankie finds out that Jamie had Leanne round to the house. She feels betrayed by him and leaves the pub upset. Frankie's inconsolable. Jamie apologises saying he was only warning Leanne away from Danny. Frankie and Jamie cry on each other's shoulders. Carol eavesdrops from the stairs. Liz introduces Steve and Ronnie to Vernon. Danny and Leanne return home feeling like social outcasts. Frankie vows to divorce Danny. Nathan finishes with Tracy, saying that she might be a pretty girl but she's an ugly person. Tracy's furious while Charlie's amused.
- Danny Baldwin - Bradley Walsh
- Leanne Battersby - Jane Danson
- Keith Appleyard - Ian Redford
- Jamie Baldwin - Rupert Hill
- Frankie Baldwin - Debra Stephenson
- Norris Cole - Malcolm Hebden
- Steve McDonald - Simon Gregson
- Liz McDonald - Beverley Callard
- Diggory Compton - Eric Potts
- Tracy Barlow - Kate Ford
- Nathan Cooper - Ray Fearon
- Audrey Roberts - Sue Nicholls
- Betty Williams - Betty Driver
- Bev Unwin - Susie Blake
- Vernon Tomlin - Ian Reddington
- Deirdre Barlow - Anne Kirkbride
- Charlie Stubbs - Bill Ward
- Ronnie Clayton - Emma Stansfield
- Coronation Street
- Rovers Return Inn - Public
- 7 Coronation Street - Downstairs rooms
- Rosamund Street
- Victoria Street
- 18a Victoria Street - Living room/kitchen
- Last appearance of Diggory Compton until 16th April 2006.
- TV Times synopsis: Leanne and Danny brave the judgement of the Street and walk into the Rovers as a couple, prompting a confrontation that sends Frankie home in tears; a jealous Diggory sacks Liz when she spends all her time at work daydreaming about new man Vernon; and Nathan gives Tracy the elbow when he grows tired of her constant sniping.
- Viewing Figures: UK broadcast - 11,530,000 viewers (3rd place).
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