British Comedy Guide

Beryl's Lot

ITV sitcom. 52 episodes (3 series), 1973 - 1977. Stars Carmel McSharry, Annie Leake, Tony Caunter, Norman Mitchell, Barbara Mitchell, Johnny Shannon, Robert Keegan and others.

Beryl's Lot

As her fortieth birthday approaches, mother of three and milkman's wife Beryl realises that there must be more to life than being a housewife

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1973 - 1977
Channel
ITV
Episodes
52   (3 series)
Starring
Carmel McSharry, Annie Leake, Tony Caunter, Norman Mitchell, Barbara Mitchell, Johnny Shannon, Robert Keegan, Mark Kingston and others
Writers
Kevin Laffan, Bill MacIlwraith and Charlie Humphreys
Directors
John Frankau, Moira Armstrong, Michael Ferguson, Gareth Davies, Brian Farnham, David Reynolds, Derek Bennett and Roger Cheveley
Producers
John Frankau, Jacky Stoller and Derek Bennett

As her fortieth birthday approaches, mother of three and milkman's wife Beryl Humphries realises that there must be more to life than running the family home. She decides to improve her 'lot' by enrolling for philosophy evening classes.

However, her husband objects to her furthering her education. He is also very quick to show his dislike to her new friends - much to Beryl's dismay. Will she ever escape her 'lot'?

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