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Gretchen Franklin appeared as Ethel Skinner in 366 episodes of EastEnders between 1985 and 1997 and in 2000. The incarnation of a younger Ethel starred in the spin-off programme CivvyStreet but was played by Alison Bettles.

The character was credited onscreen as:

Note:
(d) denotes a doof-doof
(u) denotes an uncredited appearance.

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Statistics[]

Year Year total Running total No of doof-doofs Doof-doof total
1985 71 71 3 3
1986 65 136 1 4
1987 57 193 2 (+ 1 Julia's Theme) 7
1988 28 221 1 8
1989 41 262 1 9
1990 12 274 0 9
1991 19 293 1 10
1992 9 302 0 (+ 1 Julia's Theme) 11
1993 2 304 0 11
1994 3 307 0 11
1995 18 325 0 11
1996 18 343 0 11
1997 4 347 0 11
2000 19 366 3 14

1985[]

Appeared in 71/91 episodes

1986[]

Appeared in 65/105 episodes

1987[]

Appeared in 57/107 episodes

1988[]

Appeared in 28/104 episodes

1989[]

Appeared in 41/104 episodes

1990[]

Appeared in 12/104 episodes

1991[]

Appeared in 19 episodes

1992[]

Appeared in 9/106 episodes

1993[]

Appears in 2/105 episodes

1994[]

Appears in 3/142 episodes

1995[]

Appears in 18/157 episodes

1996[]

Appeared in 18/161 episodes

1997[]

Appeared in 4/161 episodes

2000[]

Appeared in 19/160 episodes

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