Birds Of A Feather. Image shows from L to R: Sharon Theodopolopodous (Pauline Quirke), Dorien Green (Lesley Joseph), Tracey Stubbs (Linda Robson). Copyright: Alomo Productions / Retort.

Birds Of A Feather (1989)

ITV and BBC One sitcom about three friends living in Essex. 128 episodes (12 series), 1989 - 2020. Stars Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson, Lesley Joseph, Charlie Quirke and others.

Series 7, Episode 4 - Relative Strangers

After discovering his wife's most recent affair, Marcus throws Dorien out and begins divorce proceedings. She's desperate to get hold of the evidence and enlists Sharon and Tracey's help - at least that way she might get a decent settlement. But there are far more surprises in store...

Further details

Dorien has been thrown out by Marcus and is living with her mother. Darryl is trying to get romantic with Tracey but this isn't easy as Garth, Sharon and Dorien keep bursting in. Chris is living in his flat and trying to win back Sharon. Marcus says he is going to divorce Dorien, using pictures of her manacled lover as evidence. Dorien decide she needs someone to break into the house and get the pictures back.

Broadcast details

Monday 16th June 1997
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Pauline Quirke Sharon Theodopolopodous
Linda Robson Tracey Stubbs
Lesley Joseph Dorien Green
David Cardy Chris Theodopolopodous
Matthew Savage Garth Stubbs
Douglas McFerran Darryl Stubbs
Guest cast
John D. Collins (as John D Collins) Chemist
Malcolm McFee Impatient Man
Writing team
Micheál Jacob Script Editor
Geoff Rowley Writer
Production team
Baz Taylor Director
Tony Charles Producer
Claire Hinson Executive Producer

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