Liz overhears Alec telling Bet he's glad Vicky's back at school,away from the bad influences of the Street. She calls Alec a jumped up snob and walks out of the pub. She apologises to Bet, saying she's had some bad news.Jim thinks Liz has cancer but she tells him she's pregnant. Ken encourages Alma to stick at her lessons. They are both relieved when he kisses her, she tells him they needn't rush each other and he is pleased. Rita is curious to see whom her new neighbour is when No. 12 is sold and Des shows Frank Worrell round the house. Reg takes a couple of days off work. Angie tells Vera about Reg stopping Curly's promotion, which causes her to be snide to him in the Rovers.