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Episode by Tony Jordan.
Den Watts is buried, but will the most important mourner be present at the funeral? And Nick Cotton gets an unwelcome blast from the past.
Devised by Tony Holland and Julia Smith
Show times: page 14
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Writer: Tony Jordan
Devised by: Tony Holland
Devised by: Julia Smith
Designer : Bernard Lloyd-Jones
Script Editor: Barry Thomas
Executive Producer: Michael Ferguson
Producer: Richard Bramall
Director: Michael Kerrigan
Pat: Pam St Clement
Diane: Sophie Lawrence
Frank: Mike Reid
Cindy: Michelle Collins
Ian: Adam Woodyatt
Wicksy: Nick Berry
Sharon: Letitia Dean
Ashraf: Aftab Sachak
Shireen: Nisha Kapur
Ricky: Sid Owen
Taylor: Neil Phillips
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Arthur: Bill Treacher
Michelle: Susan Tully
Pete: Peter Dean
Jackie: Richard Beale
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Nick Cotton: John Altman
Kathy: Gillian Taylforth
Barnsey: John Hallam
Dr Legg: Leonard Fenton
April: Helen Pearson
Greg: Charlie Hawkins
Carter: John Rolfe
Grant: Ross Kemp
Phil: Steve McFadden

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