Episode 518
BBC transmission date 23 January 1990
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Duration 30 minutes
Executive Producer Michael Ferguson
Director Philip Draycott
Writer Gilly Fraser
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Previous episode Episode 517 (18 January 1990)
Next episode Episode 519 (25 January 1990)


While proud parents Ian and Cindy are centre stage, will Wicksy find out who knows his guilty secret? Arthur and Pauline's shopping plans are disrupted by an unwelcome visitor - and who is the mysterious stranger who has returned to the Square?


Main cast

  • Mike Reid as Frank
  • Nick Berry as Wicksy
  • Letitia Dean as Sharon
  • Pam St. Clement as Pat
  • Michelle Collins as Cindy
  • Adam Woodyatt as Ian
  • Gillian Taylforth as Kathy
  • Gary Powell as Laurie
  • Peter Dean as Pete
  • Bill Treacher as Arthur
  • Wendy Richard as Pauline
  • Susan Tully as Michelle
  • June Brown as Dot Cotton
  • Edna Dore as Mo
  • Christopher McHallem as Rod
  • Aftab Sachak as Ashraf
  • Louise Plowright as Julie

Guest cast

  • Alannah O'Sullivan as Barbara
  • Saul Jephcott as Danny
  • John Boswall as Harry