Marriage Lines. Image shows from L to R: George Starling (Richard Briers), Kate Starling (Prunella Scales). Copyright: BBC.

Marriage Lines

BBC Light Programme sitcom about a young married couple. 26 episodes (2 series), 1965 - 1967. Stars Richard Briers and Prunella Scales.

Marriage Lines

Radio sitcom based on the BBC TV original, starring Richard Briers and Prunella Scales

1965 - 1967
BBC Light Programme
26   (2 series)
Richard Briers and Prunella Scales
Richard Waring

Adapted from the hit TV sitcom of the same name about the mutual love and mistrust of two newly-weds.

Kate and George Starling's adventure in life and love together is charted against their regular trials and tribulations, from their initial marriage and settling down together in a small flat, to covering daily living costs, buying their first home, dealing with neighbours and starting a fmaily.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 21st May 1965 on BBC Light Programme at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 11th June 1967 on BBC Light Programme at 9pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Monday 18th November 2019 at 8:00am on Radio 4 Extra