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Episode number 2016
ITV broadcast date 28th July 1980 (Monday)
Production code P694/1016
Writer H.V. Kershaw
Director Ken Grieve
Previous episode 23rd July 1980
Next episode 30th July 1980



Alf refuses to take Renee out in the car again. Betty worries that if she alerts the authorities over the Fletchers their 'uncle' will take it out on them. Gail isn't keen on Peterloo Place. The Post Master tells Alf he can have the sub-post office. The Roberts celebrate. They go to a country pub. As he's been drinking, Alf lets Renee drive home. Betty phones the NSPCC about the Fletchers. Bert and Ivy look at 15 Peterloo Place and think the house is a bargain. Gail tells Brian to make an offer on the house. The Roberts get lost in the country, Renee stalls the car at some road works in a narrow lane. Alf gets out to take over but suddenly a lorry comes down the lane and hits Renee and the car head on.



Regular cast

Guest cast



  • Rocky Taylor is the credited stunt arranger on this episode.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 10,900,000 viewers (10th place).

Commercial releases

This episode was included on the 1980 disc of the Network DVD collection Coronation Street: The 1980s, released in 2005.

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