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.

Returns for new special in December.
Series 4, Episode 4 is repeated on Drama tomorrow at 7:15am.

All Birds Of A Feather Episodes

Series 1

  1. 1 - Nicked
  2. 2 - Just Visiting
  3. 3 - Shift
  4. 4 - Women's Troubles
  5. 5 - Cheat
  6. 6 - Substitute
  7. Special - Sailing

Series 2

  1. 1 - Getting A Grip
  2. 2 - Sweet Smell Of Success
  3. 3 - Young Guns
  4. 4 - Muesli
  5. 5 - Keep Off The Grass
  6. 6 - Mice
  7. 7 - Brief Encounter
  8. 8 - You Pays Yer Money
  9. 9 - Trust
  10. 10 - Thirty Something
  11. 11 - Love On The Run
  12. 12 - Old Friends
  13. 13 - Parting
  14. 14 - Jobs For The Girls
  15. 15 - Someone Else's Baby
  16. Special - Falling In Love Again

Series 3

  1. 1 - Keeping Up Appearances
  2. 2 - Tinker, Tailor...
  3. 3 - Baby Come Back
  4. 4 - Just Family
  5. 5 - Confidence
  6. 6 - The Lost Weekend
  7. 7 - History
  8. 8 - Poetic Justice
  9. 9 - Favour Of The Month
  10. 10 - Cuckoo
  11. 11 - Schooling
  12. 12 - Business
  13. Special - We'll Always Have Majorca

Series 4

  1. 1 - Breadwinner
  2. 2 - Food For Thought
  3. 3 - Commitments
  4. 4 - Wipe That Smile Off Your Tape
  5. 5 - Caring
  6. 6 - Nine And A Half Days
  7. 7 - Belongings
  8. 8 - Hungry For Love
  9. 9 - Time And Tides
  10. 10 - Sisters Are Doing It...
  11. 11 - The Front
  12. 12 - Okey-Cokey-Karaoke
  13. 13 - Loyalty
  14. Special - The Chigwell Connection

Series 5

  1. 1 - High Fidelity
  2. 2 - Bang
  3. 3 - Non-Starter
  4. 4 - Absent Friends
  5. 5 - Suspicious Minds
  6. 6 - Dead Loss
  7. 7 - A Brush With The Law
  8. 8 - Mind Over Matter
  9. 9 - East Side Story
  10. 10 - Find The Lady
  11. 11 - An Inspector Stays
  12. 12 - All Gone Pear-Shaped
  13. 13 - The Beautiful Game
  14. Special - It Happened In Hollywood

Series 6

  1. 1 - Not In My Backyard
  2. 2 - Mrs. Robinson
  3. 3 - First Time Caller
  4. 4 - Compulsion
  5. 5 - All Day And All Of The Night
  6. 6 - Appreciation Society
  7. 7 - Moving
  8. 8 - Out
  9. 9 - In At The Deep End
  10. 10 - Business Is Business
  11. 11 - Puppy Love
  12. 12 - Still Waters Run Deep
  13. 13 - On The Glass
  14. Special - Christmas In Dreamland

The Chigwell Years

  1. Special - The Chigwell Years

Series 7

Every episode in this series is named after another sitcom.

  1. 1 - Stand By Your Man
  2. 2 - Nearest And Dearest
  3. 3 - Cheers
  4. 4 - Relative Strangers
  5. 5 - Porridge
  6. 6 - Rising Damp
  7. 7 - Three Up, Two Down
  8. 8 - Are You Being Served?
  9. 9 - Never The Twain
  10. 10 - Three's Company
  11. Special - Reservoir Birds

Series 8

  1. 1 - Trouble And Strife
  2. 2 - The Essex Patient
  3. 3 - The Maids Of Ongar
  4. 4 - Baggage
  5. 5 - Can't Judge A Book
  6. 6 - Money

Series 9

  1. 1 - Ghost
  2. 2 - Mummies And Daddies
  3. 3 - Sunday
  4. 4 - Model
  5. 5 - Nuptials
  6. 6 - Holy Ground

Series 10

  1. 1 - Gimme Shelter
  2. 2 - Slave
  3. 3 - Hot Stuff
  4. 4 - Hearts For Sale
  5. 5 - Tattoo You
  6. 6 - Blinded By Love
  7. 7 - Back To Zero
  8. 8 - You Can't Always Get What You Want

Series 11

  1. Special - Birds On A Plane
  2. 2 - There's Something About Sharon
  3. 3 - Guess Who's Coming To Essex?
  4. 4 - The Girls With The Pearl Buttons
  5. 5 - Tracey's Choice
  6. 6 - The Chief, The Cook, His Mum & Her Lodger
  7. 7 - Without A Trace
  8. 8 - Spa Wars

Series 12

  1. 1 - Knocking On Heaven's Door
  2. 2 - Too Much Of Nothing
  3. 3 - Tombstone Blues
  4. 4 - Going, Going, Gone
  5. 5 - Tonight I'll Be Staying Here With You
  6. 6 - Abandoned Love
  7. 7 - Blonde On Blonde
  8. 8 - Forever Young

There's A Girl In My Souk

  1. Special - There's A Girl In My Souk

The House For The Rising Sons

  1. Special - The House For The Rising Sons

Christmas Special

  1. Special - Christmas Special