Coronation Street (1960– )

Episode #1.3742 

Deirdre excitedly makes final preparations for Samir's visit. Tanya's fear of public scandal prompt her to ask Alex for help. Nick refuses to make amends to Martin.


Simon Massey


Tony Warren (based on an idea by), Adele Rose


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Anne Kirkbride ... Deirdre Barlow
Helen Worth ... Gail Platt
Eva Pope ... Tanya Pooley
Elizabeth Dawn ... Vera Duckworth
Judy Brooke Judy Brooke ... Paula Maxwell
Kevin Kennedy Kevin Kennedy ... Curly Watts
Nicholas Cochrane Nicholas Cochrane ... Andy McDonald
John Saint Ryan ... Charlie Whelan (as John St. Ryan)
Chloe Newsome Chloe Newsome ... Vicky Arden
Sean Wilson Sean Wilson ... Martin Platt
Gavin Richards Gavin Richards ... Alex Christie
Bill Waddington Bill Waddington ... Percy Sugden
Warren Jackson Warren Jackson ... Nicky Platt
Sue Nicholls ... Audrey Roberts
Bryan Mosley ... Alf Roberts


Deirdre takes two weeks off work and cleans the house ready for Samir. Tanya gets the order from the tribunal. She is upset as she doesn't want everyone knowing her business and fears the papers will pick the story up. Percy encourages Curly to court Paula as he obviously finds her attractive. Alf makes Gail see that Nicky has been affected by Ivy's stories of how wonderful Brian was. Tanya begs Alex to help get her out of the tribunal. He suggests that she lies to the court and refuses to do anything to help her. Insolent Nicky plays loud pop music to annoy the Platts. Sarah gets upset by all the rowing. Martin feels that Nicky will eventually come round but Gail shouts at Nicky for his rudeness. She is upset that he's turning into a boy she doesn't know. Deirdre grows alarmed when Samir is held by immigration at Manchester Airport. Tanya asks Des to drop her from the case but he tells her that he'll enjoy seeing her in court. Deirdre is quizzed about her relationship with Samir and ... Written by GusF

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Drama | Romance



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Release Date:

24 August 1994 (UK) See more »

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England, UK

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Granada Television See more »
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Coronation Street Theme
Written by Eric Spear
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