Coronation Street (1960– )
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Episode #1.1026 

Valerie resents Ena's insinuations about Ray's visits to her home. Alan sides with Elsie and asks Mark to leave. The return of Joe Donnelli solves the problem of Minnie's spare room.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Sandra Gough ... Irma Barlow
Margot Bryant ... Minnie Caldwell
Violet Carson ... Ena Sharples
Kenneth Farrington ... Billy Walker
Alan Browning ... Alan Howard
Patricia Phoenix ... Elsie Howard
... Mark Howard
... Betty Turpin
... Valerie Barlow
Neville Buswell ... Ray Langton
... Joe Donnelli
Bernard Youens ... Stan Ogden
Christopher Dormer ... Peter Barlow
Wendy Jane Walker ... Susan Barlow
Irene Sutcliffe ... Maggie Clegg


Minnie is upset that Handel has had to return to Whaley Bridge to look after a sick cousin. Billy tells Irma how he's kidding on his mother that she is pregnant. She's taken to her bed, supposedly ill, but invites Irma and Stan to tea to sort things out. Elsie leaves for work, telling Alan that she wants things sorted out once and for all with Mark when she returns home. Mark tries to apologise to Alan and asks for another chance. Alan tells Mark that there's no way he could ever return to his mother and makes him leave. Betty tells Billy that he's going too far in winding up his mother. Val asks Ray to fix a dripping tap. Joe Donelli returns to the area after being demobbed from the US army. He asks Irma if she knows of any digs and she sends him Minnie's way. Ena disapproves, thinking Minnie is man-mad. Irma tells Stan that Annie has summoned him. Mark packs and walks out without a word to Elsie. Ray brings round some fish and chips for Val, only to find Ena and Minnie having tea ... Written by GusF

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Drama | Romance



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18 November 1970 (UK)  »

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