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Episode number 916
ITV broadcast date 6th October 1969 (Monday)
Production code P228/916
Writer Malcolm Lynch
Director Eric Prytherch
Previous episode 1st October 1969
Next episode 8th October 1969



Minnie gets upset when Jed Stone sends her a 'complete Katty Kit' for her cat on her birthday. Ken gets upset when he sees Val drinking with Dave Robbins. Dave tells Ken he's moved a group of needy squatters into the empty flat next door. Ena persuades Minnie to change Sunny Jim's name to 'Bobby'. Ken is sympathetic to the squatters' cause. Val calls in Len for help against the squatters. Annie presents Minnie with a birthday cake. The squatters move their furniture in. Len issues Dave with a warrant for the squatters.



Regular cast

Guest cast


  • The Squatters in No. 12 in this and the following two episodes are spoken of but never seen. They are identified as a Mrs Storey and her three children who took up occupancy after her husband was sent to jail.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 6,950,000 homes (3rd place).

Notable dialogue

Minnie Caldwell: "I wouldn't like to live to be a hundred. Ena mightn't be alive. And I wouldn't want to be alive if Ena wasn't alive."

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