Episode 843
BBC transmission date 2 March 1993
Executive Producer Leonard Lewis
Director Sue Dunderdale
Writer Tony Jordan
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Previous episode Episode 842 (25 February 1993)
Next episode Episode 844 (4 March 1993)


Arthur Fowler is pushed to the limit in trying to cover his tracks about his affair with Christine Hewitt. He is on the phone to her when Pauline Fowler comes in and he has to pretend he is talking to a gardening associate. Rachel Kominski has been offered a job in Leeds and says she is moving away tomorrow. Clyde Tavernier quits his job at The Queen Victoria. Jack Woodman smashes his head against a brick wall to injure himself so he can gain sympathy from Michelle Fowler. He says he was jumped on as he got off the bus.


Main cast

  • Susan Tully as Michelle
  • Bill Treacher as Arthur
  • Elizabeth Power as Mrs. Hewitt
  • Steve McFadden as Phil
  • Ross Kemp as Grant
  • Wendy Richard as Pauline
  • Todd Carty as Mark
  • Jacquetta May as Rachel
  • Gillian Taylforth as Kathy
  • Peter Dean as Pete
  • Ian Reddington as Richard
  • Deepak Verma as Sanjay
  • Nicola Stapleton as Mandy
  • Sean Maguire as Aidan
  • Paul Bradley as Nigel
  • Steven Woodcock as Clyde

Guest cast

  • James Gilbey as Jack
  • Petra Markham as Rose
  • Steve Sweeney as "Snip" Gibbons
  • Martin East as Graham
  • Gawn Grainger as Stan