Coronation Street (1960– )

Episode #1.1562 

Gail grows suspicious when John refuses to leave the flat. Emily is outraged to hear of the proposed new nightclub. Dave is getting along very well with Brenda until he is unexpectedly reunited with an old flame.


Laurence Moody


Peter Tonkinson (stories), Tony Warren (creator)


Episode cast overview:
Bernard Youens Bernard Youens ... Stan Ogden
Ian Hastings Ian Hastings ... John Lane
Helen Worth ... Gail Potter
Kathy Jones Kathy Jones ... Tricia Hopkins
Eileen Derbyshire ... Emily Bishop
Stephen Hancock Stephen Hancock ... Ernest Bishop
Meg Johnson Meg Johnson ... Brenda Holden
Julie Goodyear Julie Goodyear ... Bet Lynch
Doris Speed Doris Speed ... Annie Walker
Reginald Marsh Reginald Marsh ... Dave Smith
Mark Drewry Mark Drewry ... Philip Harper
Paul Ridley Paul Ridley ... P.C. Hedley
Maggie Jones Maggie Jones ... Blanche Hunt


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John Lane tells Gail he has to monitor her calls. She begins to be suspicious when he knows her name. Ernie calls on Gail. She introduces him to Lane. Gail worries when Lane shows no signs of leaving at 11.00pm. He tells her to get into bed. Emily is suspicious about Lane and calls the police. John breaks down once the police arrive. He is arrested. The news reaches Stan that Polly Ogden has had an eight and a half pound baby girl. He buys drinks all round. The residents think that Dave Smith is planning to open a club on the warehouse site. Dave is shocked to find Blanche, an old friend, in the Street and dumps Brenda Holden for her. Written by GusF

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Drama | Romance


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Coronation Street Theme
Written by Eric Spear
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Release Date:

21 January 1976 (UK) See more »

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England, UK

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Granada Television See more »
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