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*[[10th January]] - [[Don Brennan]] buys [[5 Coronation Street|No.5]] for £12,000.
*[[17th January]] - [[Tricia Armstrong]] is sent to [[Styal Prison]] for a week for not paying her TV licence.
*[[29th January]] - [[Stephen Reid]], the son who [[Audrey Roberts]] put up for adoption, visits Weatherfield and meets his mother and half-sister [[Gail Platt]] for the first time.
*[[23rd February]] -
[[Stephen Reid ]] returns to [[Canada]] after his first visit to see his mother [[Audrey Roberts ]] and his sister, [[Gail Platt ]].
*[[26th February]] - [[Joyce Smedley]] becomes the [[Rovers]]' new cleaner.
*[[28th February]] - [[Jim McDonald]] attacks [[Liz McDonald|Liz]] after she admits having had an affair with his army colleague [[Johnny Johnson]].
*[[25th November]] - Ken Barlow reluctantly asks live-in child carer Kelly Thomson to move out of No.1 as his [[Margaret Dunbar|solicitor]] tells him that her presence will look bad in his case against Denise Osbourne to gain custody of their son Daniel.
*[[9th December]] - [[Mike Baldwin]] sacks machinist Tricia Armstrong to get out of paying her while she is on maternity leave. [[Sally Webster]] resigns on principle, but Mike refuses to budge.
*[[20th December]] - Kelly Thomson leaves
[[Weatherfield ]] for [[Scotland]] (Final appearance of the character).
*[[23rd December]] - Don Brennan attempts suicide in [[Martin Platt]]'s car.
*[[25th December]] - Martin Platt rescues Don Brennan from killing himself. Curly Watts sleeps with Maureen Holdsworth.