2point4 Children. Image shows from L to R: Bill (Belinda Lang), David (John Pickard), Ben (Gary Olsen), Jenny (Clare Buckfield). Copyright: BBC.

2point4 Children

BBC One sitcom about a family. 56 episodes (8 series), 1991 - 1999. Stars Belinda Lang, Gary Olsen, Julia Hills, Clare Woodgate and others.

Series 5, Christmas Special is repeated on Gold today at 2:35pm.

Series 1, Episode 4 - Love And Marriage

Bill's mother comes to stay, and is just as difficult as ever. Meanwhile, Bill's also finding it increasingly difficult to communicate and reason with Jenny - could daughter be turning into mother?

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 24th September 1991
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Belinda Lang Bill
Gary Olsen Ben
Julia Hills Rona
Clare Woodgate Jenny
John Pickard David
Guest cast
Leonard O'Malley Gerry
Ray Polhill Angel the Biker
Natasha Knight Sandra (School-girl)
Liz Smith Bette (Bill's mum)
Julie Peasgood Pauline
Sharon Duncan-Brewster Maureen
Jill O'Hare Bakery Customer
Leonard Webster Bakery Customer
John Dryden Bakery Customer
Writing team
Andrew Marshall Writer
Production team
Richard Boden Director
Richard Boden Producer
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