Barbara. Image shows from L to R: Barbara Liversidge (Gwen Taylor), Ted Liversidge (Sam Kelly)


  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1995 - 2003
  • 29 episodes (3 series)

No-nonsense Yorkshire housewife Barbara Liversage imposes herself as the agony aunt and problem-solver for her extended family. Stars Gwen Taylor, Sam Kelly, Madge Hindle, Mark Benton, Elizabeth Carling and more.

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Series 3, Episode 12 - Who Shot Barbara?

Barbara's been particularly abrasive recently; to friends, family, neighbours and casual acquaintances, her obnoxious demeanour has pushed them too far, and all are talking of doing her in...


This episode was postponed from an original broadcast date of 30th March 2003.

Broadcast details

Friday 4th April 2003
23 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 5th December 2012 4:15pm ITV3
Wednesday 14th August 2013 4:50pm ITV3
Saturday 26th October 2013 6:00am ITV3
Friday 20th December 2013 3:40pm ITV3
Tuesday 30th September 2014 4:25pm ITV3

Cast & crew

Gwen Taylor Barbara Liversidge
Sam Kelly Ted Liversidge
Mark Benton Martin Pond
Elizabeth Carling Linda Pond
Benedict Sandiford Neil Liversidge
Guest cast
Sean McShane Fireman
Keith Marsh Mr. Green
Samantha Power Jane
Maggie Ollerenshaw Deirdre
John Berlyne Mr. Butler
Writing team
Mark Bussell Writer
Rob Clark Writer
Ramsay Gilderdale Writer
Graham Mark Walker Writer
Justin Sbresni Writer
Production team
Nic Phillips Director
Mark Bussell Producer
Justin Sbresni Producer
Nick Symons Executive Producer
Barry Osment Editor
Tony Ferris Production Designer
Pete Baikie Composer

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